Plastic Surgery & Dermatology: The Best of Both Worlds with Dr. Kamakshi Zeidler

July 3, 2018
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Dr. Kamakshi Zeidler from Aesthetx in San Jose, California joins eHealth Radio and the Dermatology & Plastic Surgery Information Channels to discuss the unique benefits of providing patients with the best possible care in plastic surgery and dermatology.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Kamakshi Zeidler discuss the following:

  1. What is board-certification? We hear this all the time per a doctors credentials but what is it exactly?
  2. Why is it important to seek a medical professional that is board-certified?
  3. What are the requirements to be recognized as a board-certified plastic surgeon and a board-certified dermatologist?
  4. Your practice is unique in having board-certified plastic surgeons and a board-certified dermatologist. How does this benefit patients and their results?
  5. How do these fields work together when it comes to reconstructive care? 

 

Dr. Zeidler received her Bachelor of Arts degree in biology from Rice University in Houston, Texas. She earned her Doctor of Medicine Degree at University of California, San Francisco, one of the top five medical schools in the country. Dr. Zeidler graduated at the top 5% of her class, earning her a membership into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. She continued her career at UCSF by completing her residencies in general surgery and plastic and reconstructive surgery. She also completed a postdoctoral research fellowship in UCSF and studied stem cells and their effects on wound healing, a study which earned a grant from the National Institute for Health (NIH). During her time there, Dr. Zeidler was awarded with UCSF’s Julius R. Krevan’s award for her outstanding clinical care of her patients. She later underwent further training for breast reconstruction techniques with an additional advanced microsurgical clinical instructorship and fellowship at Stanford University Medical Center. In 2012, she was honored with the California Patients’ Choice Award.

Dr. Zeidler is a member of multiple renowned professional societies, like the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, the California Society of Plastic Surgeons, the California Medical Society, the Santa Clara County Medical Association and the South Bay Chapter of the American Medical Women’s Association.

A thought leader and visionary in the future of plastic surgery, Dr. Kamakshi Zeidler is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a founder of Aesthetx, a premier plastic surgery and dermatology practice.  As an expert in reconstructive and aesthetic breast surgery, Dr. Zeidler is a leading authority and clinical investigator who partners with companies to bring new technologies and innovative products to the field. An author and lecturer worldwide, her exquisite plastic surgery outcomes have earned her renown not only in the heart of Silicon Valley, but around the world. Dr. Zeidler also serves on the board of directors of Cancer CAREpoint.

 

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Website: www.aesthetx.com

 

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Groundbreaking Book on Skincare: You Will Never Look at Your Skin the Same Way

June 11, 2018
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Dr. Sandy Skotnicki, the author of the book, Beyond Soap, The Real Truth About What You Are Doing to Your Skin and How to Fix It for a Beautiful, Healthy Glow joins eHealth Radio and the Dermatology and Skin Care Channels.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Sandy Skotnicki discuss the following:

  1. Why did you write this book - Beyond Soap?
  2. Why do most people think being clean, means they are clean?
  3. What are the challenges with washing too often?
  4. What is the difference of being clean and being hygienic?
  5. Why is there an increase of skin irritants and allergies?
  6. What does one need to look for on a personal care product label?
  7. How can this book help people who suffer from eczema?
  8. Is dirt good for the skin?
  9. How often should we wash or bath?

 

Dr. Sandy Skotnicki is the author of the book, Beyond Soap, The Real Truth About What You Are Doing to Your Skin and How to Fix It for a Beautiful, Healthy Glow. She is a practicing dermatologist with over 20 years of experience and is the founder of Toronto's Bay Dermatology Centre and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, divisions of Dermatology and Occupational and Environmental Health at the University of Toronto. She is a consultant dermatologist at Toronto's St. Michael's Hospital. A well-known expert on skin irritants, she is one of Canada’s top dermatologists.

 

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Website: www.drsandyskotnicki.com

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Twitter: @DrSkotnicki

Body Shaping and Contouring with Injectables

February 14, 2018
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Dr. Annie Chiu, Board-Certified Cosmetic Dermatologist and Founder of the Derm Institute in Redondo Beach, California again joins eHealth Radio and the Dermatology Channel to discuss Body Shaping and Contouring with Injectables.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Annie Chiu discuss the following:

  1. What are injectables?
  2. How do they work?
  3. Which ones can be used for body contouring & shaping?
  4. Is there a recovery period? Are there side effects or complications?
  5. Who is a good candidate for these types of procedures? Is there anything that would make someone a less than ideal candidate?

 

Dr. Annie Chiu is a Board-Certified Dermatologist practicing in the Beach Cities area of Los Angeles who received her Medical Degree from Stanford University.  She obtained her Bachelors of Science from UC Berkeley, where she graduated with top honors and was a University Medal finalist.  She is the founder and owner of her private practice, The Derm Institute

Dr. Annie Chiu recognizes that healthy, beautiful skin should be attainable for every patient.  She specializes in artful, subtle cosmetic rejuvenation with multiple techniques including Botox, fillers, Sculptra, peels, lasers, and tailored cosmeceuticals. Dr. Chiu is nationally recognized as a “master” injector, and is often involved in treating the models used in brochures and marketing campaigns for various fillers, and is in the top 2% in terms of experience in volume of injectable rejuvenation in the country. 

Dr. Chiu lectures and teaches advanced cosmetic procedures and techniques throughout the country and internationally.  She has also participated in multiple studies on acne, Botox, photoaging, and eczema. She is currently a consultant, trainer and speaker for Allergan, Galderma, Merz, SkinMedica, Skinceuticals, as well as various laser and energy device companies. She is the author of numerous publications, book chapters, and review articles on Cosmetic Dermatology and skin health.  Dr. Chiu is also often a media expert for editors and TV Shows alike, appearing on shows such as The Doctors, and was named a “Skin Genius” in 2015 by Elle Magazine.

Heavily involved as a leader in the field of Dermatology, Dr. Chiu is actively involved in the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. She serves on the AAD Future Leader Panel, Patient Advocacy Taskforce, and Chairs the Product and Service Workgroup, Social Media Workgroup, and is an editor for Derm World. Locally, she believes strongly in patient advocacy and outreach, organizing community awareness and skin cancer screening programs.

 

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Website: https://www.thederminstitute.com

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Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AnnieChiuMD
Twitter: https://twitter.com/DrAnnieChiu
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Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/anniechiumd

Q&A with Dr. Lawrence Green: New Psoriasis Treatment

November 3, 2017
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Dr. Lawrence Green, a Board Certified Dermatologist based in Washington, DC joins eHealth Radio and the Dermatology & Health News Channels. In honor of the recent World Psoriasis Day, Dr. Green discusses psoriasis, it’s causes, and treatment options including SILIQ, a new FDA-approved treatment for the condition.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Lawrence Green discuss the following:

  • What is Psoriasis?
  • What Treatment Options Are Available?
  • Can You Tell Us More About SILIQ?
  • Who is the Ideal Candidate for SILIQ?
  • What Makes SILIQ Different?

 

Dr. Lawrence Green completed his undergraduate training at the University of Michigan, and earned his medical degree from New York Medical College in 1989. He completed his dermatology and dermasurgery residency at the University of California, Irvine, concentrating on advanced cosmetic skin surgery. In addition to this formal training, Dr. Green also completed a research fellowship focusing on new treatments for aging skin and therapies for psoriasis.
 
Dr. Lawrence Green has been voted a top dermatologist by Washingtonian Magazine in 2005, 2008, 2010, 2011,2014, and 2015. He has been selected as a Washington DC area "Super Doctor," has been listed in the national edition of Castle Connolly Top Doctor's directory, and is also listed in the Global Directory of WHO's WHO as a top doctor in Washington DC.  Dr. Green is frequently interviewed by national television networks, radio, and large circulation newspapers and magazines.

As a past board member for the National Psoriasis Foundation, and member of the Acne and Rosacea Society, Dr. Green is called upon for his insight on difficult to treat medical conditions such as acne and psoriasis.He is regularly selected to speak to other dermatologists concerning emerging therapies for fat reduction, wrinkle fillers, and aging/sun damaged skin.

 

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Websites: Siliq.com | Psoriasis.org

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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Twitter: https://twitter.com/CompDermCenter

Dealing with troublesome spider veins & what women can do to get bikini ready!

May 31, 2017
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Dr. Catherine Z. Navarro, the owner of Navarro Dermatology & Skin Care based in West Palm Beach, Florida joins eHealth Radio and the Dermatology & Skin Care Channels.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Dr. Catherine Z. Navarro discuss the following:

  • We're talking about spider veins here today and I wanted to first ask you to describe exactly what a "spider vein" is?
  • In addition to the term "spider vein" we also hear a lot about varicose veins. What is the difference?
  • What nutritional & lifestyle recommendations do you have for     preventing spider veins? Are they even preventable?
  • For those who have spider veins, what are their treatment options?
  • Can you elaborate a bit more about what sclerotherapy treatment involves?

 

Dr. Z. Catherine Navarro was born and raised in New York City and received her education at M.I.T. and Boston University. She is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and currently serves on the faculty of the American College of Phlebology.

Dr. Navarro is an extremely motivated, caring and energetic physician who embodies the highest intellectual standards coupled with the best holistic approach to patient health. She is highly regarded by her patients and peers; patients constantly remark how refreshing it is to see such a vibrant, friendly and approachable physician with a great wealth of knowledge and experience in this specialty field. Her professional services and dedication as physician has been augmented by her activity in community affairs and charity work. She currently serves on the board of two local charities that care for children: The Children’s Place at Home Safe in Palm Beach County, an organization that cares for abused children and those affected by AIDS and The Children’s Case Management Organization (CCMO). She endeavors to assist in keeping fractured families together with social services and has helped raise over $500,000 for various organizations.

Dr. Navarro, a former Director of Medicine for the Wellington Regional Medical Center has helped found the Women’s Physicians Medical Society in 1988. She has been an active member of the Palm Beach County Medical Society for over 10 years. Always in pursuit of her patient’s best interests, Dr. Navarro recognized the vital need for both fashionable and supportive hosiery. With this in mind, she designed her own line of hosiery that has been featured in several national media outlets.

Website: www.DrNavarro.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/NavarroDermatology/about

Get Your Spring Body Ready with Non-Surgical Treatments!

February 7, 2017
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Dr. Reza Tirgari, Board Certified Cosmetic Surgeon with offices in San Diego and Carlsbad, California joins eHealth Radio and the Dermatology & Skin Care Channels. Dr. Tirgari specializes in cosmetic treatments like BOTOX, laser hair removal and skin tightening procedures.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Dr. Reza Tirgari discuss the following:

  • Tell us a little bit about Avalon Laser and some of the most popular procedures you offer?
  • Even though we're in the heart of winter, should people start thinking about procedures to get ready for spring and summer? What are some procedures that could take multiple sessions to achieve results?
  • I see you offer IPL Photofacials. Can you explain that procedure a bit, since I don't believe many listeners know about it?
  • Tell us about some of your new procedure offerings?
  • Do you have any specials running this month and throughout the year?

 

Dr. Reza Tirgari is dual board-certified and has completed advanced training and certifications in aesthetic medicine fields such as BOTOX, dermal fillers and laser hair removal. He has practiced and taught at George Washington University, Emory University and the University of Tennessee.

Before joining Avalon Laser, Dr. Tirgari served as the Medical Director for two medical spas. At Avalon Laser, he applies this extensive experience and advanced training to deliver a premier cosmetic experience encompassing state-of-the-art laser treatments, skin care, body contouring, premium injectables and more. With two convenient locations in Southern California, Dr. Tirgari and the team at Avalon Laser serve patients in San Diego, Carlsbad, Del Mar and other nearby areas.

Dr. Tirgari is a fourth-generation physician. He strives to help each patient achieve ideal beauty through discreet treatments customized to their aesthetic goals.

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Website: www.avalon-laser.com

Social Media Links:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/avalonlaser
Twitter: @AvalonLaser

How to Eliminate Cellulite

February 2, 2017
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Dermatologist Dr. Michael S. Kaminer, MD a known leader, innovator and talented skin cancer and cosmetic surgeon in the Boston area joins eHealth Radio and the Dermatology Channel. Dr. Kaminer is one of the three founding partners of SkinCare Physicians.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Dr. Michael S. Kaminer discuss the following:

  • What is cellulite?
  • How can cellulite be treated?
  • Who is the ideal candidate for Cellfina?
  • How does Cellfina work?
  • Based of the patients you’ve treated, how long does it take to see results after the Cellfina treatment?
  • How long will the Cellfina results last?

 

Michael S. Kaminer, MD is known as a leader, innovator and talented skin cancer and cosmetic surgeon in the Boston area. He is one of the three founding partners of SkinCare Physicians, a 15 physician, 100 employee group that is a recognized world leader in dermatology and cosmetic surgery. Dr. Kaminer is also an Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society graduate of the Tufts University School of Medicine, and received his Bachelor of Science degree from Haverford College. Dr. Kaminer has been an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Harvard and Tufts Medical Schools, and is currently Associate Clinical Professor of Dermatology, Yale Medical School, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine (Dermatology) at Dartmouth Medical School, and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Brown Medical School.
 
Boston area cosmetic surgeon Dr. Kaminer is one of the pre-eminent educators in cosmetic surgery in the nation, having lectured at many national meetings, including national meetings of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, the Hawaii Dermatology Conference, and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. He has also lectured at numerous international meetings and symposia, recently serving as Co-Chairman of the Anti-Aging World Congress in Paris, France. Dr. Kaminer was the Associate Editor of the Archives of Dermatology, one of the leading medical journals for dermatologists in the world, is on the editorial board of Cosmetic Dermatology, and is a peer review expert for Dermatologic Surgery, the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Archives of Dermatology, and Lasers in Surgery and Medicine.
 
Dr. Kaminer has appeared regularly on local, network, and national television as an expert in cosmetic surgery, including CNN, as well as CBS, ABC, and NBC affiliates. Dr. Kaminer has been recognized as one of the leading dermatologists by Boston Magazine, honored in Who’s Who of American Medicine, Guide to Top Doctors and is frequently quoted in national news publications, including Newsweek, Glamour, Men’s Health, Mademoiselle, Allure, and Self magazines.

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WebsiteCellfina.com | SkinCarePhysicians.net

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Dermatologist Developed Total Relief Scalp Therapy

December 27, 2016
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Dr. Gary L. Marder, board certified dermatologist and Founder of Total Relief Scalp Therapy products joins eHealth Radio and the Dermatology & Skin Care Channels.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Dr. Gary L. Marder discuss the following:

  • How did you go from being a dermatologist to creating your own product line? 
  • What makes your product so unique compared to the other scalp products available?
  • What exactly is dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis and what causes it?
  • What other products do you have in store for us?

 

For over 30 years Dr. Gary L. Marder has been a board-certified dermatologist. He is the Medical Director of Marder Dermatology, with two offices in Florida, and the Founder of Dr. Marder's Total Relief Shampoo & Conditioner line. After decades of seeing patients who suffered from dry, itchy scalp and incessant dandruff, accomplished dermatologist Dr. Marder set forth to develop a revolutionary product that would help his patients and fellow dandruff sufferers around the world.

Recognizing the scalp as a sensitive part of the skin that needs proper nourishment, Dr. Marder's Total Relief Shampoo & Conditioner line is formulated without sulfates or common irritants found in most hair products. The shampoo and conditioner are formulated with natural extracts and antioxidants such as resveratrol, citric acid, coriander fruit oil and essential vitamins. What makes Dr. Marder's Total Relief™ Shampoo different from all other products is the addition of maximum strength cortisone.

 

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Websitewww.drmarderskincare.com

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Twitter: https://twitter.com/drmarderskin

Winter Hair Care Maintenance with Dove Men+Care

December 22, 2016
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Dr. Glynis Ablon, expert Dermatologist for leading men’s grooming brand, Dove Men+Care joins eHealth Radio and the Dermatology & Skin Care Channels to discuss winter hair care maintenance.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Dr. Glynis Ablon discuss the following:

  • In terms of hair fall and hair loss, can you tell me the median age of when men lose hair? Is it also considered to be hereditary? 
  • What are these physical and environmental factors that most cause hair fall in men?
  • Are there any physical or environmental causes more specific to fall and winter?
  • What are the best ways to prevent hair fall?
  • What is aggressive grooming and how does it cause or impact your hair on a daily basis?

Dr. Glynis Ablon is a practicing Dermatology doctor in Manhattan Beach, CA and an expert Dermatologist for leading men’s grooming brand, Dove Men+Care.

For more information on Dr. Glynis Ablon click here.

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Websitewww.dovemencare.com

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