Hydrothermal Ablation for Excessive Menstrual Bleeding

 

Talk to your Doctor

For women that have excessive menstrual bleeding, life can be frustrating and inconvenient. When visits to an OB/GYN do not reveal any cancer or other illness causing the bleeding, there are a few different options for treatment. Oral contraceptives or an IUD may be recommended, but these are not always a good option or effective…

Cauliflower Ear Treatment Options

 

Otoplasty

Bumpy deformation of the ear cartilage is referred to as ‘cauliflower ear’ due to its resemblance to the white, lumpy vegetable. Cauliflower ear is most commonly associated with boxers and other contact sport athletes since this deformity is usually caused by direct trauma to the ear. There are treatment options to prevent the formation of…

How Much Does Your Hair Affect Your Self-Confidence?

 

Hair Loss Treatment

It does not matter whether you are male or female – your appearance is important. While some may place more importance on how they look than others, most people have some aspects of their appearance that impacts their self-esteem. For many, it is their hair. Those strands on your head can be a source of…

Is It Time for a Second Facelift?

 

Secondary Facelift

When a facelift is done correctly using the latest techniques, it can turn back time and make you look a decade younger or more. Facelifts are the most effective treatment for sagging skin and tissue in the lower face, neck and jowls, restoring a more youthful appearance. While a facelift turns back time, it does…

Advantages of Transmetatarsal Amputation

 

TMA

When there is poor circulation to the lower extremities, serious tissue damage can occur. Vascular conditions can lead to gangrene, infection, necrosis and other detrimental tissue problems in the foot. To protect the connected appendage and health of the patient, foot or partial leg amputation can be required. One option can be transmetatarsal amputation (TMA),…

5 Reasons Winter is the Best Time to Have Liposuction

 

Winter Lipo

Have you been contemplating liposuction to finally reduce that belly or slim those thighs? Targeting problem areas that are resistant to fat loss with liposuction can be rewarding, giving you more confidence in your appearance. However, liposuction is plastic surgery and does require time to heal and recover. If you want to undergo this procedure,…

Common Symptoms of IBS

 

IBD

Close to 10% of the population suffers from irritable bowel syndrome or IBS. This digestive disorder can be uncomfortable and inconvenient, impacting how efficiently food is processed and eliminated from the body. IBS is not the same for everyone, but there are some common symptoms. Here are the most common symptoms associated with IBS: Painful,…

How Common Is Gluten Sensitivity?

 

There has been extensive media coverage of gluten sensitivity and celiac disease. Gluten-free foods are more readily available, with many alternatives to eating wheat products. Many people have joined the gluten-free lifestyle, but how many people are actually gluten sensitive or have other wheat-triggered illnesses? According to a study performed in Italy, a large amount…

Conservative Treatment Options for Joint Pain

 

Joint Pain

Joint pain is a common problem for people of all ages. Sport injuries, aging, arthritis and trauma can all cause joint problems that can limit mobility and cause a significant amount of pain. Knee, shoulder, hip and ankle joint pain are common, impacting the quality of life of those with these joint issues. While there…

Should My Teen Wait to Have Rhinoplasty?

 

Teen Rhinoplasty

The nose is the focal point of the face, impacting the balance and aesthetics. A misshaped, large or oddly formed nose can be distracting, and for some, it can result in lower self-confidence. This can be especially true for teenagers. While rhinoplasty can reshape the nose to better fit the face, it is a significant,…