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Dr. Pepose of the Pepose Vision Institute talks about Lasik surgery, who can be helped and what type of recovery is involved. If you were ever curious, this is the show for you
Join us Nov. 28th on at 4 p.m when the doctor will be in the house! Dr. Pepose, is Medical Director of Pepose Vision Institute, Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology at Washington University School of Medicine and Barnes-Jewish Hospital.
He is a board certified Ophthalmologist who is a nationally recognized specialist in laser vision correction, cataract, cornea, and external diseases of the eye.
Dr. Pepose is the most experienced LASIK surgeon in the St. Louis region and has revolutionized cataract surgery with his introduction of accommodating lens implants to the bi-state area. Dr. Pepose performs research at PVI in partnership with the leading eye technology companies in the world. He is a contributor to numerous publications, an international guest lecturer and a consultant to ABC. He is a recipient of Top Doctors for the 19th year and Best Doctor in America, plus numerous other awards.
Pepose Vision Institute 1815 Clarkson Road
13134 Tesson Ferry Road
Chesterfield, MO 63017
Toll Free 877.862.2020
American Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgery www.ascrs.org/
American Academy of Ophthalmology www.aao.org/
If you've had a less than optimal breast augmentation surgery or lift and have been wanting a re-do but are afraid to have the surgery, this eposide is for you.
San Francisco Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Scott Mosser joins us to discuss some of the casues of breast revision surgery and how revision surgery techniques have changed in recent years..
Scott W. Mosser, MD began his calling in Medicine as a Fulbright Scholar to Ecuador, where he spent a year investigating the Ecuadorian healthcare system. He is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine (Houston, TX) and Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH), where he completed his internship and 6 years of comprehensive general and plastic surgery training. His private practice is in the city of San Francisco, where he continues his work as a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon.
In addition to his thriving San Francisco aesthetic surgery practice, Dr. Mosser has two passions within the field of Plastic Surgery. The first is Destination Hope, the medical mission group he founded in 2009. Destination Hope organizes inspiring medical missions each year to repair birth defects in developing countries. Dr. Mosser’s other passion & focus is his involvement within the transgender community. He is inspired to reduce the burden of gender dysphoria by working to provide a liberating surgical result. He is dedicated to serving this community and his office strives to provide the highest compassion & service level possible.
Now, more than ever before, parents are finding out in utero if their baby will be born with some kind of congenital birth defect. One potentially fatal congenital heart defect is hypoplastic left heart syndrome (or HLHS). According to Texas Children's Hospital, this occurs in about 1 in 6,000 live births when the fetus's left side of the heart does not develop normally. Boston Children's Hospital led the way for babies diagnosed in utero with HLHS by creating an in utero procedure to reduce the severity of HLHS or, in some cases, to prevent the critical congenital heart defect from actually occurring -- allowing the baby's heart to eventually work with four pumping chambers (instead of the 2 chambers so many HLHS babies have). Today's show will feature a couple who traveled to Boston when they discovered their unborn child would have HLHS. How dangerous was the surgery? How many surgeries did their son need? What is their son's prognosis? Listen to this show for answers to these questions and more!
It's that time of year again. Spring has finally sprung and everyone is juming into an exercise or workout program in order to get BEACH BODY ready. That's all fine and good but we should actually concerned aout the inside of our bodies as well as the outside, all year round.
Millions of people around the globe have been taking risk of reducing calories by undergoing surgery, while others prefer to burn fat the natural way. There are so many natural weight loss benefits to consider before agreeing undergoing a painful and costly surgery that has no guarantee. Too many people are seeing these weight loss surgeries as the easy way out instead of as a last option. Many Surgeons have become popular for satisfying their clients while many manufacturing companies have introduced new products for weight loss.
According to Timothy B. Curry, MD of the Mayo Clinic, almost 2/3 of Americans are overweight or obese, and that number continues to rise. Many people want to lose weight, but for those who have become very large, surgery may be the only way to successfully do this. Others may take the weight off by making diet and exercise changes.
Natural weight loss benefits are so much more motivating than those of surgery. With natural weight loss you are not shocking your body into starvation with an intensely reduced stomach. Instead you are retraining your body to appreciate the right foods that provide the nutrients you need to be healthy. Other natural weight loss benefits include the introduction of better habits into your life style. By taking the time to learn to eat well, to learn to appreciate and enjoy regular exercise, and to learning how to overcome those strong cravings, or binge days, you are setting yourself up for long term success.
So join us tomorrow March 12, at 8:30 on www.blogtalkradio/dpradioxl to discuss which strategies are the best for us to begin getting into HEALTHY shape.
Join the Fever Keeps It Real Crew as we recap the week in professional wrestling, including the results of WWE Extreme Rules, IMPACT Wrestling's awesome show on Friday, and other independent shows as part of our Independent Recap sponsored by Sheepshead Bay Market Place. In addition, we will get an update on Paul Wein's surgery that took place on Friday, April 24th and find out his latest condition. Also, we will find out how the autograph signing went on Saturday, April 25th at Sheepshead Bay Market Place with the RWA Superstars in preparation for the upcoming May 30th Team Paul Fundraising Show. We will also have some surprise guests - because on Fever Keeps It Real - you never know. The show is from 6-9pm EST and the call in number is 818-369-1406. Call in and join the fun!
In 2012 a study was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association that reports the percentage of patients abusing alcohol increased from 7.6% to 9.6% two years after gastric bypass surgery - potentially creating 2,000 alcoholics every year in the US.
There is more than one theory on why this occurs. Some say it is addiction transfer: a patient switches an addiction to food to an addiction to alcohol. More recent evidence suggests an anatomical explanation - metabolic and hormonal changes triggered by gastric bypass surgery that leave patients especially vulnerable to alcoholism. Maybe it is both - or neither? The truth is nobody is 100% sure of why alcoholism rates increase post surgery.
If you are struggling with alcoholism post-surgery, however, the reason why may not be as relevant as what to do about it. There are unique challenges that face people whose alcoholism may be attributed to gastric bypass surgery, and on this episode of the Bubble Hour we will discuss this startling trend. We will share more information about why experts feel this increased vulnerability to alcoholism occurs, and speak with special guest Jessica about her own experience with gastric bypass surgery, alcoholism and recovery.
We are also excited to welcome Diane Grimaldi, DNP, PMHCS, BC as a guest on the show and an expert on this issue.
Diane started her psychotherapy practice in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1984 after receiving her Masters Degree in Adult Mental Health Nursing from Boston College and becoming a board certified Clinical Specialist in Psychiatric Nursing.
In 2014 she received a Doctorate in Nursing Practice from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell. For more information about Diane and her practice please visit www.grimaldicounseling.com.
Precision medicine ... also called individualized medicine ... got special attention recently when President Obama announced a Precision Medicine Initiative and called for the creation of a national biobank. On this week's program, Dr. Keith Stewart, director of the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine, discusses the biobank and what it might mean for the […]
According to recent statistics, technology has crossed into the frontier of cosmetic surgery and is literally changing the face of how doctors use the latest advances in RF Technology, Lasers, Light Systems, IPL Technology and Fraxel to deliver age reversing treatments with less downtime and less cost to the patient. World renowned facial plastic surgeon Dr. Richard Gentile of Youngstown, Ohio is a leader on the use of technology combined with face lift surgery, and as a stand alone treatment for skin tightening and wrinkle reduction. www.facialplastics.org.
You voted - we deliver! Our February Listener's Choice podcast shares the top do's and don'ts for lasting health when you have tattoos, piercings and any kind of plastic surgery. Dial 347-850-8486 at 8p ET/7p CT on Wednesday, February 25th to put your best skin forward at all times.
Did you know the scarring that happens at the cellular level from these popular body modifications can actually make you more vulnerable to health challenges in the future?Tonight's featured guest - Dr. Charlie Abbott of Symptometry of North Carolina, LLC - helps us overcome all this and more.
Originally an acupuncturist and Doctor of Asian medicine, Dr. Abbott has over 15 years in health and wellness and became a licensed symptometrist though the American School of Symptometry help people heal at the cellular level. He now serves as the Director of Administration at ASoS and runs his own health center, Symptometry of North Carolina, LLC.
Steve, an etheric healer with over 25 years experience, will work with the callers to help improve their physical and / or emotional well-being.
Talking with Steve allows him to connect to your etheric body. He can then scan it to find problem areas and help remove them.
Some of the things he has successfully helped others with include: stress relief, sciatica, sinus congestion, migraines, tendinitis, burns, lung congestion, bronchitis, headache, gout, kidney stones, joint pain, muscle pain, breast cancer, pain caused by cancer and its treatment, pain and inflammation reduction after surgery, and much more. Generally, if Steve can feel it in the etheric, he can help.
Recently, Steve started doing peak performance meditations with others. As you meditate he brings the appropriate energies to your chakras. This not only allows you to operate at peak performance but also initiates you with spirit.
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