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LASIK Eye Surgery and Other Laser And Corneal Procedures

Refractive surgery, also called vision correction surgery, refers to any type of eye surgery that is done to correct and improve vision by treating different vision impairments such as nearsightedness (myopia), farsightedness (hyperopia), astigmatism or presbyopia. Refractive surgeries are generally done with two techniques, which are either reshaping the cornea with laser or implanting a lens inside the eye. Read More →

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LASIK Eye Surgery – A Patient’s Guide

Laser Eye Surgery

Laser eye surgery is a surgical vision correcting procedure in which eye’s cornea is reshaped and poor vision is corrected by using extremely precise excimer laser. There are several laser eye surgery types, including LASIK, Epi-LASIK, LASEK, and PRK. LASIK is the most common laser eye surgery which has high success rates and patient satisfaction. Read More →

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Celebrities Who Had Hair Transplant Surgery

Hair loss has become a serious problem during the last century. Although thinning hair does not cause any health issue, it is still seen as a huge problem mainly by men because they are the ones that are mostly affected by it. To get rid of this condition and to have thicker air, most individuals (especially celebrities) turn to hair transplant surgery. Whether with FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) or FUT (Follicular Unit Transplantation) method, hair transplant surgery gives remarkable results and makes the ones who undergo the surgery look and feel better. Here are some of the most remarkable celebrity hair transplant before and after photos! Read More →

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Veneers Cost Around The World

Veneers, also called as porcelain veneers, are wafer-thin pieces of porcelain used in cosmetic dentistry to recreate the natural look of the teeth while also helping strengthen the teeth which are broken, misaligned, chipped, uneven or worn down. Patients also choose porcelain veneers to get rid of the discolorations, chips, and fractures on the surface of their teeth and to have a perfect smile. The cost of veneers depends on several factors,  including: Read More →

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Septoplasty Surgery Prices

Nasal septum is the part of the nose that separates nostrils and when the cartilage that separates the nostrils is out of position or crooked, the condition of deviated nasal septum occurs. It can cause serious breathing problems, heavy snoring, severe sleep apnea, and sometimes even pain. This condition is curable thanks to Septoplasty. Also called deviated septum surgery, the procedure fixes the deviated nasal septum and improves airflow through the nostrils by adjusting the alignment of the deviated septum inside the nose. The cost of septoplasty greatly changes depending on several conditions. Read More →

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Prostate Cancer Treatment Cost Around The World

Prostate Cancer – What Is It?

Prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer seen in men after skin cancer. It occurs when abnormal cells develop uncontrollably in the prostate and sometimes these cells may even spread to the other parts of the body. Prostate cancer symptoms cannot be generally seen in the early stages. In the later stages, most frequently seen symptoms are discomfort when urinating, finding blood in urine and sudden need to urinate. Read More →

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Best Oncology Clinics In the World

Oncology – What Is It?

Oncology is the medical field that researches, identifies and treats various type of cancers such as breast cancer, skin cancer, pancreatic cancer, cervical cancer, colon cancer, lung cancer, and melanoma. And an oncologist is the physician who diagnoses and treats cancer with different kinds of cancer treatment methods such as chemotherapy, radiotherapy, cancer surgery, and immunotherapy. Read More →

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Silhouette Face Lift – What Should You Know About It?

Silhouette Lift or silhouette dermalift is a non-surgical face lift procedure designed to give the face a more fresh look by firming the sagging areas around brows, cheeks, jawline, chin, and neck with tightening collagen threads inserted deep under the skin through minimal incisions around hair lines. The procedure has variable names such as silhouette buttock lift, silhouette brow lift, and silhouette soft neck lift depending on the area where it is done. The lifting procedure is performed under local anesthesia in less than 40 minutes and without any hospitalisation.

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Arm Lift – 6 Things You Should Know

What is Arm Lift?

Brachioplasty, is a cosmetic procedure designed to reshape the underside of the drooping upper arm by removing extra skin and fat to give a more toned and balanced contour. This sagging condition is also called “bat wings”. There are 3 common types of brachioplasty: upper arm lift, mini arm lift and extended brachioplasty. Your plastic surgeon chooses the most suitable one for you depending on your arms’ condition and your cosmetic expectation.
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