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The Nightmare at Parkland Knee Surgery Done by MD in Training Leads to Amputation and 23 More Subsequent Surgeries by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Sun 14 Nov 2010 4:13pm This is indeed a scary story.   The commenting on the original post at the link is pretty detailed too, once you get past the usual “she was overweight and it was her fault” and “this is Obama care” at work.  It is interesting that you see those types of comments all over the web and they really don’t mean anything, especially to the context ... Read on »
Robotic Surgery The daVinci Si HD Surgical System – Prostate Gland and Other Surgeries by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 08 May 2009 10:42pm As posted a few weeks ago, the daVinci just received an upgrade.  This is a good report from ABC News on the daVinci robotic device.  The patient only had one small incision in his belly button to remove his prostate.  What is also interesting is how the robot bags the organ when removed.   Da Vinci Si HD Surgical System Gets an Upgrade – Adva ... Read on »
Mohs Surgery and Plastic Surgery – Hows Does This Work in Orange County? by Dr. John D. Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted Fri 04 Mar 2011 10:30am Mohs surgery is surgery for the removal of skin cancer which is common in Orange County due to our “sun sitting tendencies.” It is mostly offered by dermatologists and is specifically designed to remove the cancer with a low recurrence rate. Derms generally perform it under straight local (numbing shots in the office) and it is quite profi ... Read on »
DRX 9000 Lumbar Spinal Decompression. Back Surgery Without The Surgery by Dr. Eben Davis Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:34pm San Francisco Chiropractor and DRX9000 Disc Pain Doctor comments: So, you have been told you may need back surgery. You have a herniated lumbar disc, maybe more than one. The herniated disc is protruding into the spinal canal or onto the lumbar nerve roots causing sciatica or chronic, severe, low back pain. This is called spinal stenosis. N ... Read on »
Does spiritual surgery hurt? My encounter with John of God (Part 2: My encounter with Medium Joao and surgery day) by The Savvy Sister Registered NurseHealth Maven Posted Sun 19 Jan 2014 10:08pm Here is part two of my three part series on my visit to John of God in Brazil.  If you missed it, here is the link to Part 1: Getting there. Joao de Deus, or John of God always states... Read More › Read on »
Post-Weight Loss Surgery Possibility: Cosmetic Surgery by Health&Fitness GuideforDummies Posted Fri 24 Apr 2009 7:22am Your skin is the largest organ in your body, and after working hard to lose so much weight, you may be discouraged to find that your skin drapes down in unattractive folds or looks damaged with stretch marks. This doesn't happen to everyone, but if it happens to you, what do you do about it? Do you live with it or do you have it taken care of thr ... Read on »
Looking for COSMETIC DENTAL SURGERY? Here's Cosmetic Surgery … by Dr. Syed L. Doctor of Dentistry Posted Sun 17 May 2009 10:11pm The dentist then applies a laser light to the teeth, activating the gel and whitening the teeth. Some people have experienced severe damage to their teeth because of health conditions such as bulimia or antibiotic therapy. .. Original post: Looking for COSMETIC DENTAL SURGERY? Here' s Cosmetic Surgery … Read on »
Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery Information - Dentistry and Surgery by Dr. Syed L. Doctor of Dentistry Posted Wed 27 May 2009 10:13pm As people discuss ways to improve their bodies via surgery - dont forget about your smile and mainly your overal dental hygiene and dental health . Its so simple but often forgotten. Original post: Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery Information - Dentistry and Surgery Read on »
Plastic Surgery 101 - Iceland's most popular plastic surgery blog :) by Dr. Robert O. Medical Doctor Posted Thu 18 Jun 2009 1:03am I'm constantly amazed at the ability of the internet to put like minded people in touch from around the world. I can still remember the thrill I got from Napster's heyday where I was able to communicate in real time with fans of artists I liked (Richard Thompson, Bruce Cockburn, Chris Whitley, among others) around the world. While I may ... Read on »
Gastric Bypass Surgery: Post Cosmetic Surgery by Lucy J. Patient Expert Posted Mon 07 Sep 2009 10:00pm The most common cosmetic surgery after gastric bypass is the tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty. This surgery involves taking away excess skin in and around the stomach area. While the tummy tuck procedure does leave a scar, this is often preferable in comparison to the excess skin. Cosmetic surgery clinics are all over the world ... Read on »