C. Chiu, MD
D. Lusk, MD
S. J. Choy, M.D.
The Laser Spine Center was
by Dr. Daniel S. J. Choy, who is on the staffs of the Columbia University
College of Physicians and Surgeons and the Lenox Hill Hospital in New York
City. He is widely recognized as one of the leaders in contemporary
laser medicine and surgery.
Dr. Choy has taught PLDD to over 300
neurosurgeons and orthopedic surgeons world-wide.
As of September, 2002,
Dr. Choy has performed more than 2000 PLDD procedures, with an 89% success
rate and a 0.4% complication rate on cervical, thoracic and lumbar discs.
American board certified
OBGYN and a fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
for men and women. She is fellow of The American College of OBGYN and
a fellow of The American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. She received her
training in New York, Cleveland, and Los Angeles. While in Michigan she
served on the advisory board of The Medical World News and served as a
second opinion physician for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan, and
Intracorp Health International. Currently, she is on the advisory boards
of The Radiation Centers of America and The Fountain Valley Outpatient
Surgery Center. Her practices are in Fountain Valley and West Covina, and
both equipped with certified outpatient surgery centers. The staff at Dr.
Sharma's Cosmetic and Laser Surgery Centers is dedicated to providing the
consumer with a safe and comfortable experience.
Bernard R. Bendok, MD:
Neurological Surgery, Radiology,
General Neurosurgery, Endovascular and microsurgical techniques to treat
aneurysm, AVM, carotid disease, brain tumor, stroke, and cavernoma, Carotid
stenting, Intracranial and vertebral artery angioplasty and stenting, Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty, Cervical and lumbar discectomy and fusion, Acute stroke treatment, Minimally invasive techniques to treat brain and spine disease, Gamma Knife for AVM (arteriovenous malformation).
Also, Dr. Bendok was one of the key contributors in the development of a new and much needed procedure for opening blocked carotid arteries which significantly lowers complication risk. In fact, The FDA is expected to approve the new procedure for both primary and secondary carotid stenosis by 2005. More information.
C. Chiu, MD:
Dr. Chiu received the “Diplomate”
certification from several specialty boards including American Board of
Surgery, American Board of Forensic Medicine , American Board
of Medical Forensic Examiner, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons
(USA) and American Board of Minimally Invasive
Spine Surgery. Furthermore, he conducted over 55 national and
international workshops about Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery. Moreover,
he has medical licenses from 5 states (CA, NY, TX, NM, AZ). Also, during
the past 6 years, he received 15 honor awards (4 from the City of Los Angeles
and 2 from the California Legislature Assembly). Additionally, Dr. Chiu
published and presented 169 publications plus 26 medical and public speaking
lectures and over 50 public media interviews (print and broadcast). Finally,
he offered his expertise and consultation services per special invitation
from many countries including People's Republic of China, Republic of China
(Taiwan), Kenya, Equador, Greece, Mexico, Nepal and Saudi Arabia.
S. Schnitzer, M.D.
Dr. Schnitzer is Diplomate,
American Board of Neurological Surgery and Chief of Surgery, St. Jude Medical
Center, Fullerton, California, USA. Also, Dr. Schnitzer is the Founder
and Medical Director of Center For Neurological
Surgery which is the expert
in Surgical Treatment for the following Diseases of the Nervous System
Conventional Surgery of the
Brain and Spine
Gamma Knife, Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Disk and Degenerative Spine
Vagus Nerve Stimulator for Epilepsy
Morphine Pump and Spinal Cord
Stimulator for Pain
Baclofen Pump for Spasticity
Blood-less Surgery for Jehovah's
Chang and Abbasi, M.D., P.A.
Mid-Atlantic Fertility Centers
offers comprehensive diagnosis and treatmentof infertility and reproductive
endocrinology disorders in the Washington Metro area. We have 3
in Bethesda, MD, Arlington,
VA and Alexandria,VA for your convenience. Our certified Assisted Reproductive
Technology (ART)center is located
within Suburban Hospital in Bethesda and
offers a full range of services:
IVF, GIFT, ICSI, Cryopreservation.
As the Neurosurgeon-In-Chief
at the St. Louis Children's Hospital and Shi H. Huang professor of neurosurgery
at the Washington University, Dr. Park cares for a large number of children
with neurosurgical disorders. He is renowned for his work on selective
dorsal rhizotomy for treatment of spastic cerebral
palsy. Also, he is an expert in pediatric epilepsy surgery and
surgical treatment of birth brachial plexus injury. He authored 133 scientific
articles, 33 book chapters, 3 books, 76 abstracts, and 236 scientific presentations
including invited lectures and visiting professorships. His research has
been funded by National Institutes of Health for 22 years, and he is a
recipient of a prestigious Javits Neuroscience Investigator award in recognition
of his outstanding research.
G. Mendieta, MD:
Dr. Mendieta was one of
a select few chosen to complete an aesthetic surgery fellowship at Harvard
University in Boston, Massachusetts. He then traveled to Paris to complete
advanced training under world famous breast surgeon Dr. Louis Benneli to
minimize scarring from surgery to reduce or lift the breast. Dr. Mendieta
went to Brazil to train under Dr. Sampio Goes for the same surgical techniques.
Dr. Mendieta has attained world-class skill in facial
surgery, breast surgery and body sculpting,
and is extremely well-versed in all aspects of aesthetic
and reconstructive surgery. His emphases on patient care, and
attention to detail have earned him the trust and respect of his patients
and colleagues. Dr. Mendieta has developed a national and evolving international
Kirwan, MD, FRCS:
Fairfield County Surgical
Dr. Kirwan is a consultant
plastic surgeon, with an international reputation and offices
in the USA and England. Also, he is a Board Certified Plastic
Surgeon (Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery). Most of the
surgery performed by Dr. Kirwan in the U.S.A. takes place at the Fairfield
County Surgical Center. Certified anesthetists are on staff and provide
anesthesia for all cosmetic surgery procedures. Patients
from overseas who wish to have their surgery in the U.S.A. will be provided
with various options for accommodations in the area during their post-operative
recovery. Moreover, Dr. Kirwan performs aesthetic
as well as reconstructive plastic surgery
and he has been giving instructional courses for the past three years at
the Annual Scientific Meetings of The American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Additionally, he is the founding Director"Doctors For All People", AmeriCares
Foundation, 1989 and he is well known for his charitable missions worldwide.
Dr. Egrari is a Specialist
In Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery. He is a
graduate of the Chicago Medical School. His vast surgical training and
experience includes a General Surgery Residency at The Kaiser Permanente
Medical Center in Los Angeles. He is certified by The American Board of
Surgery. He completed his Plastic Surgery training at The University of
California at Davis Medical Center in Sacramento.
He is an Associate Fellow
of The American College of Surgeons, and a Candidate Member of the American
Society of Plastic Surgeons. He is an active member of the American Medical
Association. He is a member of The Washington Society of Plastic Surgeons
and The King County Medical Society. Dr. Egrari is on the Medical Staff
of Overlake Hospital Medical Center, Evergreen Hospital Medical Center
and Swedish Medical Center. Moreover, Dr. Egrari's
plastic surgery center holds monthly seminars, produces a specialized newsletter...
etc. For more information please click on Events.
Hendler, MD., MS:
Dr. Hendler is the Clinical
Director at Mensana Clinic (Stevenson, MD). He authored 3 books, 29 medical
textbook chapters, and 50 articles in medical journals, in addition to
giving over 208 lectures about chronic pain,
nationally and internationally. His record in returning auto accident victims
back to work is unmatched. In a group of patients, for whom the insurance
companies report a return to work rate of less than 1%, Mensana Clinic
has a return to work rate of 62.5% for auto accident patients. Moreover,
Mensana Clinic was listed in Business Week as one of the 8 best pain treatment
centers in the United States, along with Mayo Clinic, Johns Hopkins Hospital
and Cleveland Clinic. Also, Mensana Clinic was described in a cover page
article by US News & World Report regarding Dr. Hendler's success in
treating auto accident victims.
P Burres MD:
Dr. Burres practices general
surgery and specializes in Microsurgery,
Surgery, and Sportsmedicine. With over 25 years of experience including
thousands of cases, Dr Burres uniquely offers his patients a wealth of
treatment options and diagnostic expertise. He is also co-developer of
UltraCOACH, a unique Windows-based software program for multisport athletic
fitness and training.
Discectomy™ was pioneered by Dr. Burres, a Stanford-trained Board Certified
neurological surgeon and was first performed in May, 1993. His publications
include Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Cervical Pseudomengocoele, Skull Bone Transplantation,
Balloon Occlusion Catheterization for CCF, High Tech Fitness, and UltraCOACH
Athletic Training Software.
L. Katz, MD, FACOG
Dr. Katz is both Board Certified
in OB/GYN and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.
He is a graduate of Cornell University Medical College and completed his
residency and specialty fellowship training at the University of California
at San Francisco. He has done extensive research in many aspects of reproductive
medicine and has special interests in embryo development and implantation.
His practice is fully devoted to reproductive medicine and has a particular
interest and extensive experience with IVF, Egg donation and Surrogacy.
He is an active member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine,
Pacific Coast Fertility Society and RESOLVE.
J. Zaydon, M.D. F.A.C.S.
Center and Cosmetic Surgery
Cosmetic Surgery Institute
founder, Dr. Thomas J. Zaydon, M.D. F.A.C.S, has been rendering professional
cosmetic surgery services in the Miami, Florida area for over sixteen years.
Dr. Zaydon is certified by
the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a member of American Society
of Plastic Surgeons. He is also a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
He is a noted author of numerous articles and chapters on various aspects
of plastic surgery. Currently, Dr. Zaydon is associate chief of plastic
surgery at the Miami Heart Institute, Miami Beach, Florida.
Hardaway, M.D., P.C.
Plastic Surgery & Laser Center
Dr. Hardaway has a broad
and extensive background in plastic surgery and in general surgery as well.
She has served in the plastic surgery and burn departments of several hospitals
and has written and lectured widely on complicated surgical issues. She
is presently involved in training plastic surgery residents at Wayne State
University and Providence Hospital. She is an assistant clinical professor
of surgery in Wayne State’s department of plastic and reconstructive surgery.
She also was chief of plastic and reconstructive surgery at Detroit’s Receiving
Hospital and director of its burn center. She is a board certified plastic
and reconstructive surgeon, as well as a certified general surgeon, holding
medical licenses in Michigan and New York. She has won several honors in
the medical profession.
Carolina Center for Reproductive Medicine (NCCRM)
NCCRM was established in
December 1992 to provide advanced reproductive services to couples. The
physicians of NCCRM are board certified specialists. We offer medical center
level care in a private office setting that is relaxed and easily accessible.
Our state-of-the-art operating room and laboratory offers patients the
convenience of staying in one facility. This team of specialists offer
a wide range of gynecologic and fertility services.
Cosmetic Surgery Center of Walnut Creek
Jervis, M.D. Director
Surgery dedicated to your safe care, personal attention to your individual
William Jervis, M.D., FACS
Certified by American Board of Plastic Surgery, Member American Society
of Plastic Surgeons, Member American society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
, California Society of Plastic Surgeons Over 20 years in practice.
V. Farnsworth, M.D.
and Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Farnsworth is a plastic
surgeon certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons. A graduate
of Cornell University and Harvard Medical School with extensive training
in general surgery and plastic surgery, she has been in private practice
since 1972. Dr. Farnsworth is active in several professional associations.
She has lectured on plastic surgery for both lay and professional audiences
and has appeared on television.
Dermatology, Plastic Surgery And Laser Center
And Plastic Surgery
The Obagi system combines
specially developed products with medical supervision and counseling to
treat your skin from the inside out. This program works on the surface
to smooth roughness and correct damage like uneven skin tone and hyperpigmentation.
It also penetrates below the surface to stimulate cell renewal, improve
circulation and help
restore your skin’s natural
moisture. The results? Beautiful, healthy skin.
B. Reath, MD:
Dr Reath's motto is "The
personal approach to personal change." This is not just
a catch phrase. His passion is using his skills and abilities to help his
patients improve the quality of their lives. Routinely, patients comment
on how pleasantly surprised they are by the amount of time Dr. Reath spends
with them personally. Dr. Reath is board certified by the American Society
of Plastic Surgeons. Not only is Dr. David Reath board certified, he is
the President of the Tennessee Society of Plastic Surgeons. Also, he is
a member of the prestigious Committee on Trauma, a national and international
renowned speaker and lecturer and an Associate Professor of Surgery at
the University of Tennessee. He has been in practice at UT for over sixteen
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Mountain States Health Alliance
A non-profit healthcare
system located in Johnson City, at the foot of the smokey mountains in
Tennessee. We offer numerous specialized services, some include:
CENTER FOR CARDIOVASCULAR HEALTH, dedicated to the diagnosis,
treatment and rehabilitation of people with heart disease.
REGIONAL CANCER CENTER, linked with some of the most prestigious
cancer programs in the United States.
TRANSPLANT CENTER, for kidney & pancreas.
QUILLEN REHAB, for physical injuries like car accidents.It offers
one of the best physical therapy programs in the United States, and the
favorite for patients from Europe, the Middle East and the Arab Gulf Region.
PAVILION HOSPITAL, for Psychiatric and Mental related illness.
Mountain States Health Alliance striving to become the best healthcare
system in the United States.