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…

Benefits of Endoscopic Spine Surgery

 

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Anyone with chronic back and leg pain will tell you that this is one of the most limiting medial conditions a person can experience, as it often causes non stop pain and prevents people from enjoying their day to day activities. Even ordinary activities such as reaching over to tie one’s shoes can be a…

Mohs Surgery – An Effective Skin Cancer Treatment

 

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Basil cell and squamous cell carcinoma are two of the most common skin cancers that dermatologists see if their practices on a daily basis.  In most cases these cancers are the result of excessive exposure to sun, resulting in an uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in the skin’s upper layers.  Basal cell carcinoma is the…

Treatment For Facial Paralysis

 

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Facial paralysis is a disorder that is caused by damage to the facial nerve and leads to a distortion of the face and an unbalanced facial expression.  In addition, it can cause other functional problems including the loss of muscle movement in the cheek and lips leading to speech problems, as well as the person’s…