The difference in hair transplants today than years ago

October 14, 2017
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Dr. Alan J. Bauman, M.D., a full-time, board certified hair transplant surgeon who has treated over 17,000 patients and performed over 8,000 hair transplants since opening his practice in Boca Raton, FL in 1997 joins eHealth Radio and the Hair Health Channel.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Alan J. Bauman discuss the following:

  • How common is hair loss in men and women?
  • What are the signs of hair loss?
  • What is the psychological impact of hair loss?
  • Medical treatments have been considered snake oil, “lotions, potions, rugs and plugs” in the past… what’s changed?
  • Does Rogaine work? What’s better than Rogaine?
  • We see laser therapy touted in consumer magazines, do lasers work to grow hair?
  • What are the top myths about hair loss?
  • Do hair transplants really work? Are they permanent?
  • What is different about hair transplants today than years ago?
  • I heard you can transplant eyebrows and eyelashes, how does that work?
  • What’s next with stem cell technology in hair regrowth?

 

Background on Dr. Alan J. Bauman, M.D.

  • Full-time, board-certified hair transplant surgeon & philanthropist
  • Treated over 17,000 patients and performed over 8,000 hair transplant procedures
  • Started his Bauman Medical hair loss practice in Boca Raton, Florida in 1997
  • Received his M.D. degree from New York Medical College
  • Fellow of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
  • One of only approximately 100 physicians worldwide to achieve board certification from the American and International Board of Hair Restoration Surgery
  • Listed in as a “Top Hair Restoration Physician” by Aesthetic Everything network
  • Recognized as a “Top Transformational CEO” by Forbes
  • Internationally renowned surgeon: featured on DatelineNBC, Today Show, CBS Early Show, ABC Good Morning America, CNN, Fox News, Newsweek,
  • Oprah-Magazine, The Doctors, Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Mens Health and more.

 

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Website: www.BaumanMedical.com

Phone: 844-Get-Hair

The FDA Links Cancer to Breast Implants - Leading Plastic Surgeon Dr. Elliot Hirsch Discusses

October 8, 2017
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Dr. Elliot Hirsch, a board certified plastic surgeon who practices the full spectrum of plastic and reconstructive surgery, specializing in both cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery including breast reconstruction, breast reduction, and breast implant removal and revision joins eHealth Radio and the Cancer Information and Plastic Surgery Information Channels.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Elliot Hirsch discuss the following:

  • The FDA has discovered a rare form of cancer that is linked to textured silicone breast implants called (breast implant-associated / ALCL) BIA-ALCL (breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma). Can you explain to our listeners more about this discovery?
  • A rare cancer of the immune system that has had devastating effects on women, many of whom had reconstructive surgery after breast cancer. What are their options?
  • Can you explain to our listeners what the traditional (standard) method for a reconstruction surgery? What are the negative side effects of this method?
  • Dr. Hirsch, you are one of the only surgeons in LA that is currently offering a new cutting edge method to patients, can you explain what it is and walk us through the steps?
  • What are the benefits of this new method? Why is this method better for the patients?
  • You treat patients from all over the country at your practice in Los Angeles, can you tell us about the other services that you offer?

 

Dr. Elliot Hirsch is a board certified plastic surgeon who practices the full spectrum of plastic and reconstructive surgery, specializing in both cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery including breast reconstruction, breast reduction, and breast implant removal and revision.  Dr. Hirsch’s primary office is in Sherman Oaks, and treats patients from not only Los Angeles but from all over California and beyond.

Dr. Hirsch grew up in Westlake Village, Los Angeles and attended the prestigious Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland where he graduated with Phi Beta Kappa and Omicron Delta Kappa honors, and also received the Kurt P. Richter award for outstanding research in the field of Behavioral Biology. After his undergraduate studies, Dr. Hirsch returned to Southern California for medical school at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, where he graduated with the highest distinction and was elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society as well as the Order of Arete.

Dr. Hirsch completed his integrated plastic and reconstructive surgery residency at the prestigious Northwestern Memorial Hospital program in Chicago, Illinois where he received several awards for his research and teaching.

Since entering medical school, Dr. Hirsch has been an active researcher in the field of plastic surgery and has co-authored over 40 manuscripts and book chapters, and has received several grants for original research projects and holds patents for wound care devices.  Dr. Hirsch is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.

 

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Click here to review Dr. Hirsch’s CV and Publications.

For more information on Dr. Hirsch, please visit www.hirschplasticsurgery.com.

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Why Porcelain Veneers are trending with cosmetic dentistry patients in Brisbane Australia

October 7, 2017
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Leading cosmetic dentist in Brisbane, Dr. James Malouf who has been helping his patients increase their self confidence and health by improving their smile and oral health joins eHealth Radio and the Cosmetic Dentistry and Health News Channels.

Listen to host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. James Malouf discuss the following:

  • What is causing the increase popularity in Porcelain Veneers specifically in Brisbane, Australia?
  • What are Porcelain Veneers and how does this compare to other dental veneers?
  • Some would say smile makeovers are not affordable so what are the costs for getting porcelain veneers (or upgrading to porcelain veneers) and how do your patients in Brisbane make payment for dental veneers?
  • Is there a difference between a porcelain veneer vs a porcelain crown? When would a patient be a candidate for a porcelain veneer vs a porcelain crown?
  • What is it about you Dr. Malouf that makes patients want to work directly with you for dental veneers and other cosmetic dentistry procedures?
  • How does one take care of their porcelain veneers, post treatment procedure?

 

Dr. James Malouf has a high reputation for being the cosmetic dentist of choice in Brisbane, Australia. Dr. Malouf is uniquely positioned in the cosmetic dentistry market due to the number of years of experience  practicing as a dentist, his unique and high qualifications pursuing a Masters in Prosthodontics at one of the most prestigious universities world wide, high accreditations and qualifications for dental implants. Dr. Malouf has been artistically improving his patients' smiles and self confidence for several years.

Dr. Malouf's patients love their smile makeover transformations. It is his attention to detail, high level of care and creative craftsmanship in the design and application of dental veneers and dental implants that has enabled him to be regarded as the best Brisbane cosmetic dentist.

 

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Website: cosmeticdentistinbrisbane.com.au

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All You Need to Know About Rhinoplasty

October 5, 2017
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Dr. Michael Epstein, a Plastic Surgeon and Founder of MAE Plastic Surgery in Northbrook, Illinois again joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel to talk to us about rhinoplasty surgery.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Michael Epstein discuss the following:

  • Are there different types of rhinoplasty surgery? What are they?
  • How is rhinoplasty surgery performed?
  • What is the recovery process like? Are there side effects or complications?
  • What is the difference between an open and closed rhinoplasty?
  • What makes a person a good candidate for rhinoplasty surgery? Is there anything that would make a person a bad candidate?

 

Dr. Michael Epstein is the founder of MAE Plastic Surgery, a plastic surgery practice in Chicago, Illinois that specializes in facial rejuvenation, nose reshaping, breast enhancement, and body contouring. However, Dr. Epstein’s passion lies with facial rejuvenation, such as facelift and rhinoplasty surgery. Recipient of the prestigious Castle Connolly “Top Doctor” award for excellence in plastic surgery and the “Top Doctor” title by US News & World Report, Dr. Epstein is greatly respected by his peers and colleagues. Highly educated and recognized for his knowledge, surgical skills, patient rapport, and passion for his work, Dr. Epstein has earned a reputation as a leader in his field.

Dr. Epstein received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and his medical degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. He trained in general surgery at the Michael Reese Hospital in Chicago and returned to Detroit for his plastic surgery fellowship. He received additional cosmetic surgery training at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital in New York and has held an academic position at the University of Chicago’s Department of Plastic Surgery.

His professional affiliations include the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the Rhinoplasty Society. Dr. Epstein is actively committed to giving back to his community, he has worked with organizations such as Y-Me and the Sue Duncan Children’s Foundation. He was a co-founder of Chicago’s Esteem Makeover and participated as one of the team’s cosmetic surgeons and for the past two years, he has been performing plastic reconstructive surgery in Nicaragua through the organization, “Healing the Children.”

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Website: www.maeplasticsurgery.com

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SculpSure: The Non-Surgical Way to Contour Your Body

September 23, 2017
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Dr. Christine Eros, physician and founder of Eros Beauty and Wellness in San Diego, California joins eHealth Radio and the Aesthetic Medicine Channel to talk to us about SculpSure.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Christine Eros discuss the following:

  • What is SculpSure and how does it work?
  • What is the difference between CoolSculpting and SculpSure? Why would someone choose SculpSure over CoolSculpting?
  • What could one expect from a SculpSure procedure? Is there preparation or aftercare required?
  • Are there any known side effects or complications?
  • How long does it take to see results and how long do these results last?

 

Dr. Christine Eros received her B.A from UCSD Revelle College in Biochemistry and Cell Biology, her Master’s in Public Health from San Diego State University and her Medical Degree from UCSD School of Medicine. She has been offering aesthetic services, such as laser procedures, liquid facelifts and more since 2007. Dr. Eros has trained with many well-known dermatologists and has attended multiple courses in cosmetic dermatology giving her the expertise in dermal fillers, injectables and more.

Dr. Eros believes in treating a person as a whole, both body and mind. She is passionate about offering evidence-based knowledge on weight loss, weight management and helping adults, children and athletes obtain their very best health. Her team includes skilled Nurse-Practitioners, Personal Trainers and Nutritional coaches. She enjoys offering the highest quality aesthetics services to enhance beauty and diminish the signs of aging.

Dr. Eros is a Board-Certified Family Physician offering full scope of family medicine. She maintains privileges at Sharp Memorial Hospital and Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns. She is affiliated with the San Diego County Medical Society, the American Academy of Family Physicians and the San Diego Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Eros is also a clinical instructor for UCSD School of Medicine. She remains a practicing physician and member of Sharp Community Medical Group.

 

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Website: www.erosbeautyandwellness.com

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Benefits of Reductive Augmentation with Dr. Paul Chasan

September 20, 2017
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Dr. Paul Chasan, Founder of Ranch & Coast Plastic Surgery in San Diego California, offering both surgical and non-invasive plastic surgery procedures joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel to discuss the benefits of reductive augmentation.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Paul Chasan discuss the following:

  • I understand that reductive augmentation is a specialty of yours.  What is the procedure and who is a good candidate for it.
  • Is this procedure also good for women who do not have macromastia, a condition where the breasts become overly large?
  • It seems counterintuitive to add implants during surgery to a woman who wants her breasts reduced in size, doesn’t it?
  • How long does this procedure take and what is the recovery time.
  • You have added several other procedures that are unique to your practice and very beneficial to patients…Accuvein and ultrasound guided nerve blocks. Tell us a little about these.
  • What is the most important thing men and women can do to make a sound choice when choosing a plastic surgeon?

 

Dr. Paul Chasan, MD, FACS is considered a master surgeon in the field of cosmetic surgery. In fact, many of his patients are plastic surgeons themselves. Dr. Chasan has written many papers in peer reviewed journals, and he has innovated several surgical techniques. He regularly lectures to other plastic surgeons on the field of revisionary breast surgery for Allergan, the company that makes breast implants.

Dr. Chasan is double board-certified (plastic surgery and general surgery) and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. He is a diplomate of the American College of Surgeons and is on the medical staff at Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla, California.

Dr. Chasan graduated from UCLA with B. A. in Molecular Biology and went to medical school at Creighton University, graduating fourth in his class and magna cum laude. He was also inducted into the honor scholastic fraternity Alpha Omega Alpha. He did a full general surgery residency (five years) at the University of California at San Diego, followed by a plastic surgery residency at the University of Utah where he started the residents’ aesthetic clinic program.

Dr. Chasan is detail oriented and meticulous about his surgeries while being personable and understanding his clients’ desires and goals. As an innovator in surgery, he has developed techniques   that  have changed the procedure for the better. Dr. Chasan specializes in cosmetic surgery of the face, breast and body, and also has additional experience in revisionary surgery.

Dr. Chasan has been featured on the Discovery Channel, E!, The Today Show and Extra.

 

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Website: www.ranchandcoastplasticsurgery.com | www.drchasan.com

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Twitter: @Drpaulchasan

Non-Surgical Options to Remedy Hair Loss

September 9, 2017
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Dr. Kenneth Anderson, Director and Founder of Anderson Center for Hair in Atlanta, Georgia joins eHealth Radio and the Hair Health and Plastic Surgery Information Channels to talk to us about non-surgical hair restoration options, such as Vampire Hair Restoration, PRP and Low Level Laser Therapy.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Kenneth Anderson discuss the following:

  • What are the different options for non-surgical hair restoration?
  • What are the elements of Vampire Hair Restoration? Where did the name come from?
  • What makes a patient a better candidate for non-surgical hair restoration vs. surgical hair restoration? Is one more effective than the other?
  • What is the recovery process like for these procedures? Are there side effects or complications?
  • What are some future advancements for non-surgical hair restoration?

 

Dr. Kenneth Anderson is the Founder and Director of the Anderson Center for Hair He is a double-board certified facial plastic surgeon who has been practicing hair restoration surgery exclusively since 2003. He is a highly experienced surgeon, and an internationally prominent educator in the field of hair restoration surgery, particularly ARTAS, hairline revisions, as well as Vampire hair restoration. He received his medical degree with honors from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in 1996. Following medical school, he completed 7 years of specialty surgical training, including a residency in otolaryngology and a fellowship in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Michigan Medical Center. He is double-board certified; a Diplomate of the American Board of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, as well as the American Board of Otolaryngology.

His educational contributions include several Grand Rounds Lectures presented to the Emory Department of Dermatology, and the Emory Department of Otolaryngology – head and neck surgery. Dr. Anderson is also committed to education of physician in the community, and has delivered education talks to the physicians of Hamilton Medical Center in Dalton, GA, as well as to the Department of Family Medicine at Mercer university in Macon, GA. He has been an invited lecturer on hair restoration around the world, including Canada, Japan and Ecuador. In 2012, he won the Okinawa Award for a presentation about Follicular Unit Extraction procedures, delivered to the Japan Society for Clinical Hair Restoration.

 

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Website: http://www.atlantahairsurgeon.com

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/KenAndersonMD
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/AndersonHairSciences

Fight Sagging Skin with SkinTite & Dr. Michael Esptein

August 28, 2017
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Dr. Michael Epstein, a Plastic Surgeon and Founder of MAE Plastic Surgery in Northbrook, Illinois joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel to talk to us about his SkinTite procedure.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Michael Epstein discuss the following:

  • What is SkinTite? How does it work?
  • Why would someone choose SkinTite over other procedures?
  • What is the recovery process like? Are there side effects or complications?
  • How long does it take to see results and how long do results last?
  • Who would be a good candidate for SkinTite?

 

Dr. Michael Epstein is the founder of MAE Plastic Surgery, a plastic surgery practice in Chicago, Illinois that specializes in facial rejuvenation, nose reshaping, breast enhancement, and body contouring. However, Dr. Epstein’s passion lies with facial rejuvenation, such as facelift and rhinoplasty surgery. Recipient of the prestigious Castle Connolly “Top Doctor” award for excellence in plastic surgery and the “Top Doctor” title by US News & World Report, Dr. Epstein is greatly respected by his peers and colleagues. Highly educated and recognized for his knowledge, surgical skills, patient rapport, and passion for his work, Dr. Epstein has earned a reputation as a leader in his field.

Dr. Epstein received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and his medical degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. He trained in general surgery at the Michael Reese Hospital in Chicago and returned to Detroit for his plastic surgery fellowship. He received additional cosmetic surgery training at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital in New York and has held an academic position at the University of Chicago’s Department of Plastic Surgery.

His professional affiliations include the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the Rhinoplasty Society. Dr. Epstein is actively committed to giving back to his community, he has worked with organizations such as Y-Me and the Sue Duncan Children’s Foundation. He was a co-founder of Chicago’s Esteem Makeover and participated as one of the team’s cosmetic surgeons and for the past two years, he has been performing plastic reconstructive surgery in Nicaragua through the organization, “Healing the Children.”

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Website: www.maeplasticsurgery.com

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Eliminate Double Chin with Kybella

July 16, 2017
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Dr. Sara Gaspard, dermatologist and co-founder of Comprehensive Dermatology Center of Pasadena in Pasadena, California joins eHealth Radio and the Dermatology & Skin Care Channels to talk to us about Kybella.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Sara Gaspard discuss the following:

  • What are the causes of submental fullness?
  • What is Kybella? How does it work?
  • Why would someone choose to undergo Kybella over chin liposuction?
  • What can someone expect during the Kybella procedure?
  • How long does it take to see results and how long do results last?

 

Dr. Sara Gaspard co-founded the Comprehensive Dermatology Center of Pasadena with a goal of helping people achieve a vibrant appearance and feel confident about their skin. She is highly trained in the latest non-surgical techniques in cosmetic dermatology, injectables, fillers, chemical peels, and sclerotherapy for leg veins. In addition, Dr. Gaspard is an injector trainer for Allergan products, including Kybella. She is certified to use advanced laser technologies including photofacial, hair removal, redness reductions and facial resurfacing and rejuvenation.  She is a diplomat of The American Board of Dermatology and is experienced in cutaneous medical disorders, skin cancers, and skin cancer prevention.

Dr. Gaspard is Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at USC, providing didactic and clinical training for the residents in both medical and cosmetic dermatology. Her professional affiliations include the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, and the Los Angeles Metropolitan Dermatologic Society.

 

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Website: www.compdermcenter.com

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A skincare revolution spearheaded by an Australasian Doctor: From Hollywood to you

June 24, 2017
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Cosmetic Physician Dr. Anita Hegde, Medical Director of MedicaSkin Clinic in Sydney Australia joins eHealth Radio and the Skin Care and Plastic Surgery Information Channels to talk about some important information about skincare.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Anita Hegde discuss the following:

  • Tell us about how you became a Cosmetic Physician
  • Who do you treat and what do you offer in your Practice
  • What led you on the journey from a highly regarded Cosmetic Physician to creating a skincare product?
  • The Skin Smoothing moisturising cream got a frontpage write-up in a national paper and media coverage from the Hollywood gift bag opportunity at the Oscar and Emmy Awards. Tell us more.
  • What makes your Skin cream cost effective?

TIP: Apply moisturisers after bathing/showering while the skin is still damp. This traps the moisture in the upper layers of the skin. Long, hot, or frequent bathing/washing may make dry skin worsen.

 

Dr Anita Hegde has more than 20 years of expertise in Aesthetic Medicine. She is a highly regarded and award-winning Cosmetic Physician practising in Sydney, Australia.

Anita prides herself on having an empathetic appreciation and sensitivity to the needs of the thousands of women and men who have sought her non-surgical aesthetic treatments to present their best face to the world. She is known as an innovator, specialising in non-surgical treatments of the face, using facial muscle relaxants and natural fillers to treat folds and wrinkles in skin.

 

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In addition, she is the founder MedicaSkin Products and a celebrated, nightly moisturising cream that found its way into Hollywood celebrity gifting bags at the 2016 Oscar and Emmy awards. The Skin Smoothing moisturising cream has also been featured on California's KCal TV and NBC Arizona as a “top trending product for the holidays and beyond” and gained media attention in Australia and New Zealand.

D​r Anita Hegde is Board certified as a Cosmetic Physician.​ She holds a Fellowship from the notable Cosmetic Physician’s College of Australasia ​(FCPCA). She has held prestigious positions & recognition as:

  • National Secretary to The Cosmetic Physicians Society of Australasia (CPSA) 2014/2015
  • Awarded the Sclerotherapy Certificate medal for placing first by the eminent, Australasian College of Phlebology
  • Degree in Medicine and Surgery (MBChB) Otago University, New Zealand
  • Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology​, FCPCA.
  • Papers: The Role of Biofilm in Hyaluronic Acid Filler An In Vitro Study
  • ​"Cosmetex "​conference paper 2013. Authors:, Dr Myauran Sathianathan, Dr Anita Hegde, Prof Anand Kumar Deva, Dr Karen Vickery

 

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