Importance of Physical Therapy After Orthopedic Surgery

 

Whenever surgery is needed to repair an orthopedic injury, there is recovery and rehabilitation needed after the procedure. Whether it is broken bone, spine surgery or joint repairs, there is always a rehabilitation process to restore mobility. Orthopedic surgery is only the first step to recovering from an injury; physical therapy is a key component…

Three-in-One Procedure for Youthful Eyes

 

Eye Treatment

The skin around the eyes is one of the first areas to show the signs of age. Your eye muscles move constantly, squinting and blinking, contributing to lines and wrinkles. This delicate skin loses elasticity, causing sagging, drooping and bags. To rejuvenate the skin around the eyes, you need more than just one cosmetic treatment.…

Dermatology Treatments for Beautiful Legs

 

Procedures for Legs

Many dermatologists offer cosmetic treatments that can help the skin look healthier, younger and more attractive. These treatments are not just for the face; many procedures can improve the beauty of the skin all over the body. If you want to improve the look of your legs, a trip your dermatologist may be the best…

What You Need to Know About Sinus Headaches

 

Sinusitis

A severe headache can ruin your day. It can be difficult to concentrate, you may be irritable, and you may be sensitive to light or sound. A sinus headache has all these components and more, with tenderness and pressure on the eyes, nose and forehead. It is important to know when you have a sinus…

Collagen Benefits Of Sculptra Injections

 

Injectibles

There are many dermal filler injections available that add volume under the skin. Many contain hyaluronic acid that attracts moisture, creating smoother, more youthful skin. While these fillers can combat the loss of collagen in the skin, they do not necessarily increase collagen. Sculptra injections are a different type of dermal filler, offering long-lasting collagen…

Signs of Knee Cartilage Damage

 

Knee Pain

The articular cartilage in the knee joint protects the bones from friction. When the cartilage is damaged in this weight-bearing joint, it can inhibit mobility and cause extensive discomfort. Cartilage does not repair itself automatically; if it is damaged, it will need treatment to repair. Here are some of the signs of knee cartilage damage:…

Difference Between 2D, 3D and 4D Ultrasounds

 

Ultrasound Options

When it is time to take the first look at your baby in the womb, you have choices. There is more than one kind of ultrasound available, including the original 2D, plus 3D and 4D. Before you decide to have your ultrasound performed, know the difference to choose the best option for your visual introduction…

Benefits of CoolSculpting Versus Liposuction

 

cryolipolysis

Trying to achieve fat loss can be frustrating. Even with a healthy diet and routine exercise, some areas on the body can seem difficult to reduce. A “muffin top” or belly bulge can persist even when the rest of your body is lean, or thighs, upper arms or hips can retain areas of fat. CoolSculpting…

Symptoms of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

 

Stenosis

The spine is designed to protect the nerves and spinal cord, allowing a space under the vertebrae and discs for these delicate components of the nervous system. When this space narrows, the nerves can be impacted from pressure, which is referred to as spinal stenosis. Spinal stenosis can occur in the cervical or neck area,…

Epicanthoplasty for Larger Eyes

 

Eyelid Surgery

There are many people, especially of Asian descent, that want larger, more open, eyes. In Asian countries, this specialized plastic surgery is common at plastic surgery clinics, but it can also be performed in the U.S. Referred to as epicanthoplasty or Asian eyelid surgery, this delicate procedure can create larger eyes for those that prefer…