Tumescent Liposuction

 

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Liposuction is a very common cosmetic surgical procedure used to remove unwanted fat and sculpt the body of the patient.  In general, there are two types of liposuction available, the first is traditional liposuction, where the patient is under a general anesthetic and he second is tumescent liposuction or liposculpture, where the procedure is done…

Botox Treatment

 

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Although aging is a fact of life there are a number of methods to combat the noticeable effects of aging on the face.  These methods include a number of plastic surgery procedures that target either the entire face or neck, as well as other procedures that address the mouth, eye area, lips and the brow. …

Spider Vein Treatment

 

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Many people suffer from spider veins, which are dilated skin capillaries.  While not harmful, they can be unattractive and can impact people’s quality of life.  In many cases people with spider veins are self conscious of them and will alter the clothing that they wear in order to cover them.  Most cases of spider veins…

Laser Hair Removal

 

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Men and women alike have unwanted body hair that they would like to have removed from various parts of their bodies.  While there are a number of over the counter products available that will remove unwanted hair on the face, underarms, bikini area, legs arms and back, the hair ultimately grows back as these products…

Spinal Revision Surgery

 

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Occasionally patients that have previously undergone previous neck or back surgery will suffer from “Failed Back Surgery Syndrome” or FBSS, as it is also known as.  The symptoms of the condition include persistent pain after the original surgery has been completed.  In many cases the pain s not the result of an error or a…

Lumbar Sympathetic Block

 

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Lumber sympathetic blocks are local anesthetic injections into a patient’s sympathetic nerves to reduce pain, swelling, color, sweating and other unusual changes in a patient’s leg to improve mobility.  The sympathetic nerves control basic functions, however they can also pain information from the peripheral tissues back to the patient’s spinal cord.  In many cases, the…

Importance of Bone Density Scans

 

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The bone mineral density test (BMD), or bone density scan, as it is commonly known as, is the best way for your doctor to determine if you are suffering from osteoporosis.  In addition, it can be used to determine the patient’s risk for fractures that can occur in falls, as well as the patient’s overall…

3D Mammograms

 

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One of the major factors in a patient’s long-term survival from breast cancer is early detection of the disease before it spreads into other areas of the patient’s body.  Early detection of the disease allows the patient to be treated early using a variety of surgical and non-surgical treatments, which in many cases can cure…

Skin Cancer Screening With Regular Mole Checkups

 

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Certain types of skin cancer can be deadly if not caught and treated early.  The types of skin cancer include melanoma, which is very dangerous, and life threatening, as well as basil cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma.  Often the cause of these cancers is the result of over exposure to the sun from working…

miraDry Laser Treatment

 

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Anyone suffering from excessive underarm sweating can find the condition detrimental to his or her emotional well being, as well as his or her quality of life. Hyperhidrosis, which is the proper medical name for the condition, often results in the sufferer being self-conscious at school, work or social situations. Many times clothing selection is…