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5 THINGS PATIENTS SHOULD KNOW BEFORE CONSIDERING TREATMENT IRVINE, Calif., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to statistics released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS),
88 percent of patients report using less pain-relief medicine after interventional radiology intranasal treatment ATLANTA, March 1, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An innovative interventional
As an early adopter of da Vinci robotic surgery, Dr.
The “Power LipoTuck” is currently growing in popularity for patients looking to explore the benefits of both a tummy tuck and liposuction in Michigan. Dr.
The Global Intraoperative Imaging market is anticipated to grow with the increasing demand for less-invasive surgeries accelerates.
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Board certified plastic surgeon Christopher Saunders, M.D., will offer his Spring Breast Augmentation Special from April 13 through May 1, 2015.
Quintessa Esthetic Center Opens Third Location Offering a Variety of Facial Rejuvenation Treatments Mequon, Wisconsin (PRWEB) February 27, 2015 Dr.
General surgery is a specialty that concentrates on the esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and the thyroid gland. This specialty also deals with skin, breast, soft tissue and hernia related diseases. General Surgeons have the opportunity to subspecialize in one or more of the following: Trauma Surgery: Trauma surgery is the specialty that performs invasive procedures for physical injuries in an emergency. This subspecialty holds the...
Endoluminal capsule monitoring is categorized as a non-invasive medical procedure used in diagnosing and monitoring the progression of abnormalities in the gastrointestinal system. Procedure Once the need is identified to monitor the gastrointestinal system and the patient has a working system, they will ingest a water-tight capsule that contains a miniaturized wireless radio transmitter. Once it is ingested, it sends signals to a radio receiver. The data is then processed and presented...
The esophagogastroduodenoscopy is a medical diagnostic procedure used in internal medicine to view the upper part of the gastrointestinal tract. This non-invasive procedure is used for many complaints and requires little to no time for recovery from the procedure. Reasons for the Procedure Patients present to their physician with physical complaints. For example, a patient may come into the office and say they have been feeling tired and forgetful. Through many tests and evaluations,...
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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