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Allergy & Asthma
What is the cost of the Oral Immunotherapy/Peanut Desensitization?
At what point will we buy our own food?
What is the success rate?
For how many days can doses be skipped at home without the necessity of decreasing the next dose?
Does illness affect the peanut dosing schedule?
Are there specific precautions relating to peanut home dosing?
What time of day is best for the home peanut doses?
Should peanut doses be administered on a full or empty stomach?
In someone who has asthma, can a peanut allergic reaction manifest as an exacerbation of asthma, without any other symptoms, i.e., no rash/hives or stomach discomfort?
What can I expect during the second visit?
Should routine allergy or asthma medication be stopped before the first Oral Immunotherapy visit?
What should I do if there is a reaction at home?
What are the most common symptoms during build-up?
What is the end point of the peanut desensitization program?
What happens after the second visit?
How long does the initial Peanut Desensitization office visit last?
How old must one be to participate in Peanut Desensitization?
Where do you provide Allergy & Asthma Services?
Audiology
Where do you provide Audiology & Hearing Aide Services?
Do hearing aids last forever?
How quick is the whole process of adjustment?
Will I hear equally well in all situations?
What kinds of hearing aids are out there?
Are the better hearing aids worth it, then?
So this will restore my hearing, right?
Is all this included?
What about follow-up care?
Can I just come in and ask for the same hearing aids my friend has?
What if it's not for me, but for my relative?
You mean, there are different kinds of hearing problems?
Okay, so how do I begin?
How do I know it's time to investigate a hearing aid?
Where can I go to have my child tested?
What are some warning signs to watch for in my child's hearing?
What milestones should I look for in my newborn's hearing?
What is neonatal hearing testing?
How is CAPD evaluated?
What are some signs of a Central Auditory Processing Disorder (CAPD)?
What is a Central Auditory Processing Disorder?
What is Central Auditory Processing?
Cosmetic Plastic Surgery
What can I do to help maintain the photofacial improvement?
Is IPL safe?
What happens during a photofacial?
How does the IPL work?
What is Photorejuvenation?
Where do you provide Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery services?
What should I expect after IPL Photo rejuvenation treatment?
What conditions can IPL Photo rejuvenation treat?
How do other treatments compare to IPL Photo rejuvenation?
Why are multiple the IPL Photo rejuvenation treatments necessary?
What is IPL or Intense Pulse Light?
What results may be expected from HydraFacial? How many treatments are needed to see results? How long do the results last?
How long does the HydraFacial treatment take? Is there any downtime or pain involved?
Am I a candidate for HydraFacial treatment?
Why is HydraFacial good for my skin?
What is HydraFacial™?
What should I do if I experience eye itching after using LATISSE?
What should I do if I experience eye redness after using LATISSE?
What is elevated intraocular pressure (IOP)?
What is skin hyperpigmentation?
What are the ingredients in LATISSE?
Who should NOT use LATISSE?
What should I do if I get LATISSE in my eye?
What are the possible side effects of LATISSE?
What happens if I stop using LATISSE?
What if I forget to apply LATISSE one night? Or for a few nights?
Is LATISSE (bimatoprost ophyhalmic solution) 0.03 different from non-prescription products that indicate eyelash growth?
Is LATISSE a replacement for mascara?
How soon will I see results from LATISSE?
Why do the directions say to only apply LATISSE solution to the base of the upper eyelashes?
What should I use to apply LATISSE with?
How do I apply LATISSE?
How does LATISSE work?
What is hypotrichosis of the eyelashes?
What is LATISSE ® (bimatoprost ophthalmic solution) 0.03?
Can I use an anesthetic cream prior to laser hair removal treatment?
How do I take care of my skin after I have my laser hair removal treatment?
What will the laser hair removal treatment feel like?
What happens during the laser hair removal treatment?
What do I need to know before I have my first laser hair removal treatment?
How many laser hair removal treatments will I need?
How much do the laser hair removal treatments cost?
Why do you need to do a skin test before laser hair removal?
How does the laser work?
Who will perform your laser hair removal?
Where are our Chemical Peels performed?
Who is a good candidate for a Chemical Peel?
What conditions do Chemical Peels treat?
What is the normal post-operative course following Gynecomastia?
What do the scars look like after Gynecomastia surgery?
Does insurance pay for this Gynecomastia surgery?
What is the typical recovery period for Gynecomastia?
Does breast reduction surgery affect the risk of breast cancer?
Does nipple sensation change after breast reduction surgery?
Can I breast feed after a reduction?
When can I resume normal activities after breast reduction surgery?
What is the recovery like after breast reduction surgery?
Where are the incisions placed during breast reduction?
What size will I be after a breast reduction?
Can patients have radiation or chemotherapy if they have a breast reconstruction?
When can I exercise again following breast reconstruction surgery?
When can most patients expect to return to work after breast reconstruction surgery?
When do the sutures come out after breast reconstruction surgery?
When can I bathe or shower after breast reconstruction surgery?
How long will it take for me to heal from breast reconstruction surgery?
What are the complications associated with breast reconstruction?
How long do breast reconstruction operations take?
When can I resume normal activities after a breast lift?
How is a breast lift performed?
What size will I be following a breast lift?
How does a breast lift differ from an augmentation?
What can I expect after breast augmentation surgery?
What type of anesthesia is given during breast augmentation surgery?
How is breast augmentation surgery done?
Does breast augmentation surgery affect nipple sensitivity?
Does breast augmentation affect the risk of breast cancer?
Can I get mammograms following breast implants?
Are breast implants safe?
What do the scars look like after post weight loss surgery?
How much time will I have to take off from work for post weight loss surgery?
Can all the post weight loss procedures be done at one time?
Does insurance pay for post weight loss plastic surgery?
How much weight do I have to lose before considering post weight loss plastic surgery?
When can I expect to see an improvement after liposuction?
What is the normal post-operative course after liposuction?
How is liposuction performed?
Is liposuction safe?
Who can have liposuction?
What results can I expect from an arm lift?
What can I expect after arm lift surgery?
Where is an arm lift procedure performed?
How long does arm lift surgery take?
How is the arm lift surgery done?
What can I expect after Abdominoplasty surgery?
How is a tummy tuck (Abdominoplasty) performed?
Where can I find out more about Radiesse® wrinkle filler?
How long is the recovery time after using Radiesse?
Are there side effects from using Radiesse?
Is Radiesse safe?
Does Radiesse hurt?
How much does Radiesse cost?
How long does Radiesse last?
How soon can I expect results from Radiesse?
How does Radiesse work?
What is the difference between Radiesse® filler and other fillers?
How is the treatment performed?
What is Radiesse® made of?
What is Radiesse® wrinkle filler?
How long does Juvederm Voluma XC last?
How soon can I expect results from Juvederm Voluma XC?
Does Juvederm Voluma XC hurt?
How does Juvederm Voluma XC work?
What is Juvederm Voluma™ XC?
Are there any important considerations before I receive Juvederm?
Are there any reasons why I should not receive Juvederm?
What are possible side effects of Juvederm?
What does Juvederm do?
What is Juvederm®?
Who will administer Botox Cosmetic?
How long does Botox Cosmetic last?
When will I see results from a Botox Cosmetic treatment?
What is BOTOX® Cosmetic?
How soon can I expect results?
What is the difference between BELOTERO BALANCE® Dermal Filler and other fillers?
How does it work?
What is BELOTERO BALANCE® Dermal Filler?
How long is the recovery period after Brow Lift surgery?
How long does the surgery last?
What happens during Brow Lift surgery?
Can I combine a cosmetic procedure with one covered by my insurance?
Will my insurance cover Rhinoplasty?
What is the recovery like?
Is nasal surgery very painful?
What can I expect after eyelid surgery?
How is eyelid surgery performed?
Are there limitations to eyelid surgery?
Who is a candidate for eyelid surgery?
How long does a facelift last?
How long is the recovery period from a facelift?
How is facelift surgery performed?
Dermatology
What is Rosacea?
Where do you provide Dermatology services?
What is Hair Loss?
What is Melasma?
What is a Scar?
What is a Rash?
What are Fungal Nail Infections?
What is an Angioma?
What is a Skin Tag?
What is Psoriasis?
What is a Mole?
What are Leg Vein Injections (Sclerotherapy)?
What are Injectable Facial Fillers?
What is Botox Cosmetic?
What is Molluscum Contagiosum?
What is a Cyst?
What is Rosacea?
What is Eczema?
What are the signs and symptoms of Poison Ivy Rash?
What are Warts?
What is Shingles?
What is Acne?
What is Skin Cancer?
What is Dermatology?
ENT / Head & Neck Surgery
What’s the difference between a tonsil infection and a strep throat?
How could I have reflux if I don’t get heartburn?
Why is my nose so stuffy?
Should my child’s tonsils and adenoids be removed?
Snoring and sleep apnea
Is a nasal fracture the same as a broken nose?
Why is my voice hoarse
Nose bleeds
How is a deviated septum corrected?
What are nasal polyps and how are they treated?
What is a ballon sinuplasty?
Where do you provide ENT / Header & Neck Surgery services?
What is the treatment for Sleep Apnea?
What is Sleep Apnea?
What is Radiofrequency Assisted Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty?
Is there a surgical way to treat snoring?
What are some non-invasive Treatments for Snoring?
What about snoring?
Can children get lpr?
Will I need lpr treatment forever?
How is lpr treated?
How do I know if I have LPR or Silent Reflux?
What is silent reflux?
What can be done to improve a deviated septum?
What problems can a deviated septum cause?
What is a "deviated septum"?
When should tonsils or adenoids be removed?
What are the tonsils and adenoids?
What is Tinnitus?
What is Positional Vertigo?
What is Meniere's Disease?
What happens to the myringotomy tubes after they're put in?
What are the myringotomy tubes?
How do you treat middle ear infections?
Once middle ear fluid has formed what happens?
What is middle ear fluid and why does it form in some people's ears?
Hand Surgery
Where do you provide Hand Surgery services?
What is Osteoarthritis? What can you do about it?
What are nerve injuries? How do you treat them?
What is the treatment for Dupuytren's Contractures?
What are the symptoms of Dupuytren's Contractures?
What is "Dupuytren's Disease"?
Can I schedule an appointment to determine if I have CTS?
How do you diagnose CTS?
How do I know if I have Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? What are the Symptoms?
What is the cause of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?
What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?
Skincare & Laser
Who should not have Chemical Peels?
How will I look right after the Peel treatment?
Where do you provide Skincare & Laser services?