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oncology clinics

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 →

silhouette face lift

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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cosmetic surgery

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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5 Things You Should Know About Eyelid Surgery

What Is Eyelid Surgery?

Blepharoplasty or eye lift, is a commonly performed eye bag removal procedure in which the skin around the eyes is also tightened to get rid of sagging eyelids, dark circles, and puffy eye bags. There are 2 types of blepharoplasty: upper eyelift and lower eyelift surgery. Sometimes, patients may have only one procedure or the combination of these two depending on the condition of their eyelids. The procedure is also called under eye surgery or under eye bags surgery. Read More →

gastric sleeve

Gastric Sleeve – 6 Common Questions You need to Know

What is Gastric Sleeve Surgery?

Gastric sleeve surgery, also called sleeve gastrectomy, is a weight loss surgery that removes about %80 of the stomach and restricts the amount of food that can be eaten. Like other weight loss surgeries such as gastric bypass, gastric lap band and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomy also promotes weight loss by changing and reducing hormonal hunger signals between the stomach and brain. Read More →

kidney transplantation

6 Things You Should Know About Kidney Transplantation

What is Kidney Transplant?

Kidney transplantation is performed by replacing a healthy kidney inside the body when kidney failure occurs and kidneys become unable to respond to dialysis. Kidney transplant operation allows kidney recipients to stop having dialysis treatment, to have less fluid and diet restrictions and to enjoy a better quality of life. Read More →