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How COVID-19 Affects Veins

The ongoing COVID-19 health crisis has turned the world upside down. We entered 2020 without a warning and have been dealing with this virus as it has spread around the world. If you are not aware of what exactly COVID-19 entails, you are not alone. COVID-19 presents itself as an acute respiratory illness that displays… Read More

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Compression Garments for Lipedema

If there is one symptom of lipedema that most can identify, it is the accumulation of disproportional subcutaneous fat tissue. This fat tissue typically impacts the lower extremities and can be swollen and painful. Recent studies have now shown that swelling in our lower extremities can be seen in all stages of lipedema. Specifically, an… Read More

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Feel Safe & Secure in Our Cosmetic Offices

It’s not an understatement to say that the world in 2020 looks a lot different than it did at this time in 2019. The global pandemic has cast a shadow over nearly every country worldwide and the U.S. in particular has faced challenging times that put resiliency to the test. At the St. Louis Laser… Read More

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All About Pregnancy & Varicose Vein Treatment

Varicose veins is one of the most common forms of vein disease and is pretty recognizable even to those outside of the medical community. Large, rope-like veins often characterize the appearance of varicose veins, especially as they develop across the legs. Varicose veins impact the lower extremities most often but can be found on other… Read More

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DVT: Risk Factors, Symptoms, and Treatment

Vein disease exists in a variety of forms that can deeply impact your overall health. One of the most dangerous forms of vein disease is deep vein thrombosis, also known as DVT. This serious condition is characterized by a blood clot that forms inside one of your deep veins in the body. The blood solidifies… Read More

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Announcing Office Hours & COVID-19 Update

We miss you and can’t wait to see you again soon… We would like to take this opportunity to provide an update on how we will proceed with seeing patients.  First, it is important to understand that while St. Charles County has authorized the re-opening of most businesses, this is not a green light to… Read More

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Are Cosmetic Clinic Closures Causing a Mental Health Risk?

The sudden onset of COVID-19 has shut down all non-essential businesses to help maintain social distancing, causing many cosmetic surgery offices to close or limit their hours and availability. These closures have made it impossible for some patients to receive treatments they would receive on a regular basis, such as injectable dermal fillers. One component… Read More

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Safety Measures & a Virtual Doctor Consultation

If you have been keeping track of the news lately, you may have noticed that the novel coronavirus is changing the world completely. The sudden onset of COVID-19 has brought the country to a screeching halt, including the cosmetic surgery industry, making sure appropriate changes are made. This can directly impact you if you have… Read More

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