Enhancing Your Profile for the Best Version of Yourself

March 30, 2018
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Dr. Deborah Sherman, Board-Certified Surgeon and Founder of Sherman Aesthetic Center in Nashville, Tennessee. She is with us to discuss enhancing your profile and becoming the best version of yourself again joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Deborah Sherman discuss the following:

  1. Dr. Sherman, tell us why women and men are so concerned about their profile these days?
  2. What are characteristics of your profile that are preferable and what characteristics are less than desirable?
  3. Is surgery the only answer for enhancing your profile? How about nonsurgical treatment options? Most people do not want to have any downtime or miss work?
  4. Could you review the Nonsurgical options for the lower 1/3 of the face that make up the “Social angle” as you call it that we all see in photos and when interacting socially?
  5. How does a person that wants to look better in photos or doesn’t like their profile learn what they need to get a youthful profile?

 

Located in Nashville, Tennessee, Dr. Sherman has been performing  cosmetic eyelid surgery and aesthetic injectable treatments for over twenty years. She is recognized as a top plastic surgeon for eyes and is often invited to teach her innovative approaches to her colleagues at national and international meetings. She has also been invited overseas to teach advanced cosmetic techniques to surgeons throughout Russia, Spain, Italy, Canada, Australian, Korea, and China.
 
Dr. Sherman received her specialty training by top surgeons associated with the Department of Ophthalmology at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. She further advanced her training in cosmetic surgery techniques during her oculoplastic fellowship at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, Wisconsin. There, she studied under the direction of Richard K. Dortzbach MD, a former President of ASOPRS, American Society of Ophthalmic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (Oculofacial Plastic Surgery). She is currently a fellow of the American Society of Ophthalmic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (Oculofacial Plastic Surgery) which requires completion of a clinical fellowship, original research, and written and oral Board Examinations.

Dr. Sherman has served as the Botox® national spokesperson for their “Lose Your 11” Campaign, during which she taught “beauty buzzmakers” in educational seminars in over thirty US cities. She has been a guest on multiple local and national television and radio shows and is often quoted in magazines including: People, Allure, Marie Claire, Redbook, Shape, and Self. Dr Sherman has written articles on periorbital anatomy that have been published in peer-reviewed journals.

With over 20 years of training physicians in aesthetic techniques, Dr. Sherman continues to teach physicians both internationally and nationally including eye surgeons, dermatologists, and plastic surgeons in training at Vanderbilt University where she is an Assistant Clinical Professor.

Dr. Sherman and her staff offer educational seminars about the various cosmetic treatments available.

 

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Website: www.nashvillelidsurgery.com

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How to Start to Focus on the Life After the Wedding

March 30, 2018
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Dr. Nikki Martinez, Psychologist and Clinical Director again joins eHealth Radio and the Marriage, Relationship & Psychology Channels to discuss how to start to focus on the life after the wedding.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Nikki Martinez discuss the following:

  1. You have written a number of articles about the idea of focusing on the life more than the wedding. What do you mean by this?
  2. What issues do you see come up early in marriages when people lose site of focusing on the relationship in these early days?
  3. If individuals don't form these building blocks, what problems could arise?
  4. What kind of issues do you see with "early couples" coming into therapy?
  5. What is the most important thing for couples to keep sight of?

 

Dr. Nikki Martinez received her Masters and her Doctorate from Illinois School of Professional Psychology, and completed her pre-doctoral and post-doctoral fellowship at Gateway Foundation in Lake Villa, Illinois. Dr. MArtinez is the Head of Clinical Development for www.DrNikkiMartinez.com. She is an Adjunct Professor in psychology graduate studies, is a telemental health psychologist, a disability consultant, and a blogger for the numerous media outlets, including Everyday Power Blog. She is  published author, disability advocate, and public speaker. 

 

Website: www.DrNikkiMartinez.com
Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nikki-martinez-35b36231
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DrNikkiMartinez
Twitter: @DrNikkiMartinez
Instagram: @nikkimaramartinez

It is time for a Skin Care Revival

March 28, 2018
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Nicole Dzurko, Owner & Founder of Revival Body Care which is a line of All Natural Skin, Lip and Haircare, created using Organic, Fair Trade, 100% Vegan Ingredients joins eHealth Radio and the Hair Health and Skin Care Channels.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Nicole Dzurko discuss the following:

  1. Tell us a little about yourself.
  2. Tell us about the evolution of Revival Body Care.
  3. Why should a consumer use clean/green beauty products, like Revival, vs conventional products?
  4. What does your skin care regimen encompass?
  5. Self Care is a buzz term right now. Why and how can it be incorporated into day to day life?

 

Revival Body Care is a line of ALL NATURAL Skin, Lip and Hair Care created using only finest quality Organic, Fair Trade, 100% Vegan Ingredients. Revival Body Care is committed to using ingredients that are sustainable, ethically sourced, fair-trade, cruelty-free and organic, to ensure healthy, nourished skin, lips and hair without the use of chemicals, toxins, artificial colors, fragrances or fillers. Revival offers a range of beauty products that are good for the consumer and the environment. EVERY Ingredient serves a purpose. Each blend of carefully curated ingredients is handcrafted with love, in small batches in Cleveland, OH.

 

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Not only are Revival Body Care products more effective than the chemically laden products on the market, Revival is wonderfully indulgent, yet much more affordable.  Revival does not test on animals and is 100% cruelty free. Sleek, attractive, Eco-friendly, recycled and recyclable packaging looks chic in a home bathroom or on a store shelf! This is truly a product that is good for you and the environment! Daily skin care routines should be rejuvenating and a special time to treat yourself in the midst of hectic day-to-day schedules. Using Revival Body Care is like going to the spa by simply stepping foot into your bathroom!

 

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Website: www.RevivalBodyCare.com

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Dental Implants and the latest technology that have made them so successful and popular

March 27, 2018
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Dr. Ben Kacos the go-to guy in Shreveport, Louisiana for Dental Implants joins eHealth Radio and the Cosmetic Dentistry & Dental Implant Channels.

 

Listen to host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Ben Kacos discuss the following:

  1. What is a dental implant?
  2. How long does a dental implant work or last?
  3. Who is a good candidate for dental implants?
  4. What is PRF?
  5. How has Conebeam 3D x rays changed implant dentistry?

 

When Dr. Kacos was in high school he suffered from a poor bite, missing teeth and crooked teeth. He spent quite a bit of time in the offices of dentists, orthodontists and oral surgeons. All of these doctors helped him tremendously and made a great impact on his self image. He was fascinated by what they had the ability to do for people with their hands. Dr. Kacos decided early on that his passion was to help people in the same way.

Dr. Kacos graduated from the Medical College of Georgia and moved to Shreveport, Louisiana. He is fondly known as Shreveport’s Dentist. Ben has a passion for learning, teaching and improving the lives of his patients. He has traveled the country attending dental courses and teaching them too. Dr. Kacos has advanced training in dental implants traveling worldwide to learn and hone the newest techniques available to provide you with safe, comfortable and reliable results. Dr. Kacos is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and The President of the Northwest Louisiana Dental Association.

 

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Website: shreveportsdentist.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/shreveportsdentist

CareThrough: Engaging Patients Beyond the Clinical Setting

March 26, 2018
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Craig Newman, Chief Strategy Officer of HealthChannels, a suite of three specialized companies whose collective goal is to enable providers to improve clinical outcomes by providing highly-skilled care team support joins eHealth Radio and the Healthcare and Health News Channels.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Craig Newman discuss the following:

  1. Can you describe how CareThrough is operationalizing the shift from fee-for-service to value-based care?
  2. What is a Care Navigator and how do they fit into the clinical team?
  3. Research shows that CareThrough navigation improves health outcomes for patients and expedites the referral process, how so?
  4. How do Chronic Care Management (CCM) programs work, and how much does Chronic Care Management cost the patient?  
  5. You live in Washington DC and must hear about policy changing quite a bit. What advice do you give to partners who are constantly having to pivot strategy and how does CareThrough help?

 

Craig Newman serves as the Chief Strategy Officer for HealthChannels where he provides partners with critical insights to navigate the changing healthcare landscape in the United States, Canada, and Australia. Newman’s work focuses on analyzing health system functionality and right-sizing clinical teams to ensure doctors work top-of license.

With the increase of provider burn-out due to administrative burden, along with changing healthcare policies, Newman deploys medical scribes and care navigation programs to drive consistent results for provider organizations. Through its sister companies ScribeAmerica and CareThrough, HealthChannels oversees the recruitment, hiring and training process of medical scribes and navigators to address the myriad of population health needs of hospital systems, Emergency Departments, and outpatient clinics.

Newman is a trusted source on healthcare policy, revenue-cycle management and the shift to value-based care, and was recently featured in Digital Journal. He also leads the Client Solutions Team to develop new strategic initiatives to better serve HealthChannels partners.

Prior to joining HealthChannels, Newman spent over eight years with the Advisory Board Company, a leading healthcare research and solutions firm. While with the Advisory Board, Craig worked in a consultative role to support hospitals and health systems with their service line planning and clinical technology assessment. Newman also worked to launch several initiatives focused on network strategy, referral management, and various use cases for leveraging real time-predictive analytics. He currently resides in Washington, D.C.

 

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Websiteswww.carethrough.com | www.HealthChannels.com

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/CareThrough

Freeze Away Fat with CoolSculpting

March 24, 2018
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Dr. Josh Waltzman, a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon and Founder of Waltzman Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery in Long Beach, California joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel to talk about the non-invasive, body contouring phenom, CoolSculpting.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guests Dr. Josh Waltzman discuss the following:

  1. What is CoolSculpting and how does it work?
  2. What makes CoolSculpting different from other body contouring procedures, such as Liposuction or Tummy tuck?
  3. What could one expect from a CoolSculpting procedure? Is there preparation or aftercare required?
  4. Are there any known side effects or complications?
  5. How long does it take to see results and how long do these results last?

 

Dr. Waltzman is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon who believes every patient deserves high quality, safe, and individualized care to help optimize their own personal goals. With his years of training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and a rooted passion for the field, Dr. Waltzman is dedicated to helping achieve the objectives of his patients with a regard for what is aesthetically natural and functional.

 After graduating magna cum laude from the University of Southern California, Dr. Waltzman attended the University of California Irvine School of Medicine. While attending medical school he was accepted into one of the country’s pioneer dual degree MD/MBA programs at the Paul Merage School of Business. He was then accepted directly from medical school into a highly competitive combined Plastic Surgery residency at the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York, a program with a long tradition of training leaders in the field of Plastic Surgery. Following his residency, Dr. Waltzman decided to pursue additional subspecialty training by completing an advanced Aesthetic Surgery fellowship at the internationally renowned Cleveland Clinic, where he fine-tuned his surgical skills in cosmetic surgery of the face, breast, and body, with an emphasis on facial rejuvenation. Dr. Waltzman performs a variety of cosmetic and non-surgical procedures, such as CoolSculpting.

 

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Website: https://www.waltzmanplasticsurgery.com

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/JoshWaltzmanMD
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Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/waltzmanplasticsurgery

The Smart Toilet Seat: Bringing Health and Hygiene to the US

March 23, 2018
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Alan Koeppen Media & Marketing Executive at BioBidet, a leader in the American bidet industry for over the past 10 years with a mission to introduce and educate everyone in the US to the amazing health, hygiene, cost and environmental benefits to using a smart toilet seat instead of toilet paper joins eHealth Radio and the Health News Channel.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Alan Koeppen discuss the following:

  1. How long have you been in business and how many products do you have?
  2. Before we talk about what is a smart toilet seat, what exactly is a bidet?
  3. There are traditional bidets which are a lot like a second toilet. They’re heavy, require additional plumbing and more floor space, etc. But you have a “smart toilet seats” what’s the difference between those?
  4. Who would benefit the most from using a smart toilet seat?
  5. What trends are you seeing in the bidet industry and what do you perceive the future holds for these devices?

 

At Bio Bidet, we pride ourselves on quality products and exceptional service. We have a tight-knit team fully dedicated to spreading the idea that Water Does It Better. We stand by our products and our customers, and look forward to helping you start a cleaner, healthier lifestyle. We started off as a small company and have grown with emerging bidet market in the US and Canada for over 10 years. BioBidet has been an innovative leader in the bidet industry and are constantly seeking to provide the highest quality products to our customers as we continue to grow and expand further into 2018.

 

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Website: www.biobidet.com

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/BIOBIDET
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Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/biobdet1/featured

Tighten & Tone: The In’s and Out’s of a Tummy Tuck

March 22, 2018
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Dr. Mary Gingrass & Dr. Melinda Haws, Board-Certified Plastic Surgeons at the Plastic Surgery Center of Nashville again joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guests Dr. Mary Gingrass & Dr. Melinda Haws discuss the following:

  1. What is a Tummy Tuck? How is it performed?
  2. Are there any complementary procedures to a Tummy Tuck?
  3. What is the difference between Tummy Tuck and Liposuction? LIE-posuction
  4. What makes a good candidate for a Tummy Tuck? Is there anything that would make someone a less than ideal candidate?
  5. What is the recovery process like?

 

Dr. Mary Gingrass is a leading Tennessee cosmetic surgeon who, together with fellow female plastic surgeon Dr. Melinda Haws, performs a variety of cosmetic surgery breast procedures, such as breast augmentation and body procedures, such as Tummy Tucks and Liposuction.

Dr. Mary Gingrass is a third-generation plastic surgeon, born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She received her medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee in 1989. Dr. Gingrass completed her residency in general and plastic surgery at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. She completed her training with a fellowship at Nashville Plastic Surgery, with an emphasis in cosmetic surgery and breast enhancement surgery. Dr. Gingrass is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and in 2007 was inducted into the prestigious American Association of Plastic Surgeons. Locally, she is a member of the Nashville Academy of Medicine. Dr. Gingrass also serves on the board of the Tennessee Breast Cancer Coalition and has been active in legislative efforts concerning women’s health issues.

Dr. Melinda Haws is a plastic surgeon board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. She is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons as well as the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.

Dr. Haws received her medical degree from the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in 1991, where she met her future partner, Dr. Mary Gingrass. In her training, Dr. Haws completed a six-year combined general surgery/plastic surgery residency at Southern Illinois University in Springfield, Illinois. From there she came to Nashville for a six-month breast and aesthetic fellowship with Nashville Plastic Surgery. After working as an Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, Dr. Haws returned to Nashville in the spring of 2002 to join her best friend, Dr. Mary Gingrass, in practice and The Plastic Surgery Center of Nashville was born.

Dr. Melinda Haws has chosen to focus her practice on breast enhancement and body contouring, with special emphasis on women trying to “get their bodies back” after pregnancy or weight loss.

 

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Website: https://www.theplasticsurgerycenterofnashville.com

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YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/GingrassHaws

Why Collaboorative Divorce is a Route Worth Considering

March 21, 2018
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Dr. Nikki Martinez, Psychologist and Clinical Director again joins eHealth Radio and the Relationship & Psychology Channels to discuss why collaboorative divorce is a route worth considering.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Nikki Martinez discuss the following:

  1. What is collaborative divorce?
  2. Why are you such a big advocate of it for couples?
  3. Why can this be such a large benefit to couples with children?
  4. What are some special considerations to collaborative divorce?
  5. What happens if one member refuses to remain collaborative?

 

Dr. Nikki Martinez received her Masters and her Doctorate from Illinois School of Professional Psychology, and completed her pre-doctoral and post-doctoral fellowship at Gateway Foundation in Lake Villa, Illinois. Dr. MArtinez is the Head of Clinical Development for www.DrNikkiMartinez.com. She is an Adjunct Professor in psychology graduate studies, is a telemental health psychologist, a disability consultant, and a blogger for the numerous media outlets, including Everyday Power Blog. She is  published author, disability advocate, and public speaker. 

 

Website: www.DrNikkiMartinez.com
Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nikki-martinez-35b36231
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DrNikkiMartinez
Twitter: @DrNikkiMartinez
Instagram: @nikkimaramartinez

VCA offers most advanced technology to treat animals with cancer

March 20, 2018
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Veterinary specialist, Dr. James T. Custis, III, Radiation Oncologist, who practices at the VCA Animal Diagnostic Clinic in Dallas, Texas joins eHealth Radio & the Animal Health Channel to discuss how VCA offers the most advanced technology to treat animals with cancer.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. James T. Custis discuss the following:

  1. As a veterinary radiation oncologist at VCA’s Animal Diagnostic Clinic, can you share some background on why you chose to specialize in veterinary oncology and some of the advanced educational and training requirements that are needed for this specialty? 
  2. Can you tell us about VCA Animal Diagnostic Clinic’s state-of-the art TrueBeam Radiotherapy System and how it is used to diagnose and treat pet cancer?
  3. What types of cancers can be treated with this technology and what are the benefits for pet patients and their families?
  4. It appears that VCA is on the forefront of veterinary oncology with the latest tools and techniques to treat even the most challenging cancer cases. Are there many other facilities that offer this type of advanced technology and multi-disciplinary approach to pet cancer?
  5. When a pet is being treated for cancer, what should pet parents expect during and after treatment?
  6. In addition to advanced technologies like the TrueBeam, what other innovative tools and techniques are you aware of that are being developed to treat pet cancer in the future?

 

Dr. Custis received his DVM from Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 2005. During his two years in a progressive small animal practice in Houston, Texas, he developed a particular interest in oncology. Thus, he then pursued a one-year small animal medicine and surgery internship at Carolina Veterinary Specialists in Greensboro, North Carolina. Subsequently, he completed a dual program consisting of a Master of Science in Radiological Health Sciences, and a residency in veterinary radiation oncology at Colorado State University Flint Animal Cancer Center. He became board certified in Radiation Oncology by the American College of Veterinary Radiology in 2011. During his residency training at the Colorado State University Flint Animal Cancer Center, Dr. Custis became proficient in the utilization of new modalities such as intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and stereotactic radiation therapy (SRT) in an effort to improve local tumor control and decrease normal tissue side effects. Dr. Custis remained on faculty at Colorado State University until joining our team in 2015. His research interest's center upon the treatment of spontaneously occurring tumors in client owned animals with an emphasis upon the potential translational applications and the benefits of radiation therapy.

In his spare time, Dr. Custis enjoys the outdoors, golf, and running with his canine companion, Huckleberry.

About VCA Animal Diagnostic Clinic

VCA Animal Diagnostic Clinic provides veterinarians, along with their clients and pets, with the highest quality diagnostic and therapeutic care as it relates to internal medicine, oncology and cardiology.

 Located in Dallas, Texas, specialists and technicians are trained to the highest standards. Their thorough knowledge of the latest procedures and medicines ensures that patients receive the best care available. One such advancement is the state-of-the-art TruebeamTM radiation technology that can deliver better, safer and faster radiation treatment with unmatched precision to tumors.

At the heart of VCA’s advanced care services are board-certified veterinarian specialists, who have access to extensive medical resources, not the least of which is the VCA knowledge base, which allows doctors to tap into the collected knowledge of over 4,000 VCA veterinarians.


 

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Website: https://vcahospitals.com/animal-diagnostic-clinic-dallas/services

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