Body Lift – Surgeries Becoming More Popular

 Recent data from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons shows body lift surgeries are the fasting growing procedure performed by its member surgeons. Buttock lifts, lower body lifts and upper arm lifts were the fastest growing procedures last year. Breast...

Look Your Best This Summer

 DermaCure is a medical office owned and operated by Craig F. Ingber, MD, a Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon. The office limits its practice to cosmetic skin care including lasers, chemical peels, and dermal fillers all of which are personally performed by Dr....

Premium Lenses for Cataract Surgery

 Nowadays having cataracts is both bad news and good news! The bad news, of course, is that surgery is required to restore your vision. The good news is that when the cataract, or cloudy lens inside your eye is removed a prescription lens in inserted which is unique...

Basics of Dental Implants

A dental implant is a titanium “root” device used in dentistry to support restorations that resemble a tooth or group of teeth to replace missing teeth. Dental implants can be used to support a number of dental prostheses, including crowns, implant-supported bridges...

Stem Cell Therapy At Valencia Medical Center

 A lot of my patients have come to the realization that they are close to getting a knee or hip replacement surgery. Many years of suffering, injections, swelling and pain have cornered patients into thinking surgery is their last and final option. For all of these...

Say “Cheese” please to Help your Teeth

 According to recent studies, cheese is not only a chief source of calcium, it also can help prevent tooth decay. During June, Dairy Month, the California Dental Association (CDA) is urging Americans to make sure they get an adequate amount of calcium in their diet...

Hearing Loss and Healthy Aging

Hearing loss is one of the most common conditions affecting older adults, one in three people older than 60 and two-thirds of Americans seventy and older have hearing loss. This condition is often ignored and underreported even though it has been proven to...

Botox for Hyperhydrosis

 Hyperhydrosis is a disorder characterized by excessive sweating that occurs in up to one percent of the population. The excessive sweating can occur in the hands, in the armpits, or in the feet. Although nobody understands the exact cause of this excessive sweating...

BOTOX® at a Dentist Office

You may be wondering, “at a dentist office?” If you think about it, dentists probably have more experience and training on the injections in these areas than any other healthcare professionals. Dentists are specialized in the oral and maxillofacial areas (the face...

After the Wildfires and Dealing with Smoke Contamination

It’s not “if” the wildfires will happen, it’s “when”. While you may have dodged a bullet from the surrounding fires, you can still have a very serious health concern for your family. Soot particles are four times smaller than dust particles, and 30 times smaller than...

The Body’s Detox Program

 Our bodies are constantly working hard to detox from all of the harmful exposures we come in contact with on a daily basis. Very often this natural detox system gets sluggish or stuck due to environmental toxins we come in contact with, the types of foods we eat, and...

Dispelling the Myths

 Criticizing people motivates improvement {people just become defensive and protective of habits you’d like changed}. Old teachings are best {teachings surviving generations won’t necessarily be effective for all, yet alone any; blind faith heightens expectations and...

Invisalign A Clear Alternative to Braces

 Over two million patients are smiling with confidence thanks to Invisalign. Without brackets or wires, Invisalign takes a modern approach to teeth straightening and is virtually invisible. Developed with Orthodontists, Invisalign is a virtually invisible solution, so...

Caring for Your Skin

 By living in California residents can almost be assured that the sun is a constant in most weather forecasts. Because of this skin cancer is a common reoccurrence in many residents’ lives. At Advanced Dermatology & Cosmic Care, located on Kelly Johnson Parkway,...

Sealants

Many of us have been told to use sealants as a preventive recommendation by dentists. But, what really are sealants? It is a thin coating placed into the pits and fissures of teeth to act as physical barrier to prevent decay. It adheres to the caries free occlusal or...

Opioid Abuse Treatment

 Opiates are a broad category of drugs that include heroin, morphine and narcotic painkillers. Opiates cause physical and psychological dependence. If you or a loved one is dependent on opiates, you may need the assistance of a private rehab facility. A residential...

Painful Bunions

 A bunion is an enlargement of the joint at the base of the big toe that forms when the bone or tissue at the big toe joint moves out of place.  Since this joint carries a lot of the body’s weight while walking, bunions can cause extreme pain if left untreated.  The...

We Specialize In Caring

At Heritage Oral Surgery & Implant Centers doctors Lang, Samouhi, Kim and their staff offer patients a friendly, and tranquil experience. Our goal is to treat every patient with the highest caliber of care. We use in-office digital imaging and 3D scanning, and...

The Invisalign Advantage

If you have been putting off needed orthodontic treatment because you are worried about how you will look with braces, the Invisalign advantage may offer the solution for you. With virtually invisible clear aligners, you’ll achieve straight teeth and a beautiful smile...

Interstitial Cystitis… Big Words for a Big Problem

 Many women come into my office with the symptoms of a bladder infection, including but not limited to, bladder pain or pressure, frequency, and urgency. Usually this is an easy fix with a urine culture showing proof of an infection by the growth of a specific...

Body Lift Surgeries Becoming More Popular

 Recent data from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons shows body lift surgeries are the fastest growing procedure performed by its member surgeons. Buttock lifts, lower body lifts and upper arm lifts were the fastest growing procedures last year. Breast...

Help for Sensitive Teeth

For people with sensitive teeth, the simple act of brushing is like walking across a bed of hot coals, it’s that painful. If you are one of the nearly 40 million Americans who suffer from sensitive teeth, then you know the feeling first-hand. But today, advances in...

What is a Bunion?

A bunion (also referred to as hallux valgus or hallux abducto valgus) is often described as a bump on the side of the big toe. But a bunion is more than that. The visible bump actually reflects changes in the bony framework of the front part of the foot. The big toe...

A Word from Our Veterans

 Nobody can express it better than the veterans themselves when it comes to teaching others how important the Blue Star Ranch services are to our veterans and their families. The Blue Star Ranch goals are to prevent Suicide, and help heal the whole family. When you...

Wisdom Teeth

We are experts in the removal of wisdom teeth. We remove thousands of wisdom teeth each year and have developed protocols and procedures that will make your visits a positive experience. At Heritage Oral Surgery and Implant Centers we pride ourselves in doing things...

Skin Cancer Reconstruction There is Hope

 The incidence of skin cancer is increasing every day. Fortunately, the majority of skin cancers are treatable, but the key to successful treatment is early detection. The earlier a skin cancer is found, the better it is controlled. More importantly, the smaller the...

Invisalign A Clear Alternative to Braces

 Over two million patients are smiling with confidence thanks to Invisalign. Without brackets or wires, Invisalign takes a modern approach to teeth straightening and is virtually invisible. Developed with Orthodontists, Invisalign is a virtually invisible solution, so...

Plump Skin and Luscious Lips

JUVÉDERM® is the number one selling collection of hyaluronic acid fillers in the US. Each product in the JUVÉDERM®collection of fillers adds volume to a different area of the face to lift cheeks, smooth parentheses lines, or plump the lips. The results are natural...

Five Tips for Easy Hearing Aid Care

 Your hearing aids are an important investment, so you need to make sure they are well taken care of! Proper care can extend the life of your devices and reduce the chance of them malfunctioning. Check out these quick tips! 1. Avoid moisture. Unless they are...

Finding Hope When Facing Addiction

 Healthy Living Residential Program is a 6-bed Substance Use Disorder detoxification and residential treatment program that is State Licensed and Certified. We accept most out-of-network PPO insurance plans and private pay. We are JACHO accredited. Healthy Living...

What a Difference a Smile Makes

Even a subtle change in your smile can make a dramatic difference in the way you look, feel and on your social outlook!  Dental Veneers are an excellent cosmetic remedy for a variety of dental conditions that affect the appearance of the front teeth.  Durable and...

UCLA Health Facilities Are Leaders in Stroke Care

There are nearly 800,000 strokes in the United States each year or one every 40 seconds. Stroke is a medical emergency. It can happen to anyone – at any age and any time. The damage from stroke can be enormous and lifelong, affecting a person’s speech, movement,...