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2014-08-06 23:11:36

No scalpel incisions, no stitches, and great results are all features of the FDA approved Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP) being provided by Kenneth A. Peavy, D.M.D., M.H.S., a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. Dr. Peavy is celebrating his 25th year in practice and his fourth year providing the new laser alternative to treat gum disease. Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 While gum disease is one of the most common infections in the world and can...

2014-07-17 08:29:09

VICTUS Platform Offers One of the Largest Arrays of FDA-Cleared Applications for Femto-Assisted Cataract and Refractive Surgery LAVAL, Quebec, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX and TSX: VRX) today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Bausch + Lomb has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the VICTUS(®) Femtosecond Laser Platform for laser-assisted lens fragmentation* during cataract...

2014-01-22 08:28:50

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Smith & Nephew (LSE: SN, NYSE: SNN), the global medical technology business, announces today a review of 33 published papers that shows fewer wound healing complications in patients with closed surgical incisions after Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) is applied for three to five days post surgery. The journal Bone and Joint Research published the review, which was written by an international panel of experts on NPWT....

2013-05-28 23:04:04

With more than 10 years of experience in the cosmetic surgery industry, Dr. Kevin Sadati realizes that patients need accurate, helpful information prior to their surgical procedures. He has released a fact sheet on his blog that outlines the best ways to care for incisions after a facelift procedure. (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 "I feel it's essential that patients and caretakers understand what needs to be done during the recovery process," said Dr. Sadati. "Taking proper care of the incisions...

2013-05-09 23:24:38

West Penn Allegheny Health System physicians are the first in Pennsylvania to offer a new surgical technique for treating the swallowing disorder achalasia which requires no external incisions and yields a quicker recovery. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) May 09, 2013 A multidisciplinary team of physicians and nurses from West Penn Allegheny Health System´s(WPAHS) Institute for the Treatment of Esophageal and Thoracic Disease is the first in Pennsylvania to offer per-oral endoscopic myotomy...

2012-12-17 05:00:50

The FDA has issued clearance for the LENSAR Laser System to perform corneal incisions — the key step to gaining access into the clouded lens of the eye. Sarasota´s Center For Sight the first ophthalmic practice in the nation to acquire this breakthrough technology and has since performed more than 500 refractive cataract surgeries using the laser — making Center For Sight the most experienced user of the LENSAR Laser in the country. Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) December 16, 2012...

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2013-03-04 09:24:55

A laparoscopy is an invasive surgical procedure used in abdominal area but is much less invasive than the preceding methods. Small incisions are made in the abdomen or pelvic area in which the camera and tools are introduced to perform the surgery or inspect the area. The method before the laparoscopy involved cutting open the area completely with longer healing time and more complications. Although in the pediatric populations, abscesses have a tendency to form around the incision sites....

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