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Can sclerotherapy be used for spider veins on the face? I have had spider veins on my face for a number of years. I would love to able to look in the mirror and not see them anymore. Do physicians ever use sclerotherapy to get rid of these veins? .

Can sclerotherapy be used for spider veins on the face? I have had spider veins on my face for a number of years. I would love to able to look in the mirror and not see them anymore. Do physicians ever use sclerotherapy to get rid of these veins? .

Yes they do: There are a number of ways to treat spider veins on the face. These include sclerotherapy, cutanous lasers and rf photo/thermocoagulation. All of them work well in the hands of those who are experienced in using the different techniques. As dr. Herbich said, choose a practitioner with the correct experience and, as long as you are relying on their experience and expertise, it should work well. ...Read more

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Can sclerotherapy be used for spider veins on the face? I have had spider veins on my face for a number of years. I would love to able to look in the mirror and not see them anymore. Do physicians ever use sclerotherapy to get rid of these veins? .

Can sclerotherapy be used for spider veins on the face? I have had spider veins on my face for a number of years. I would love to able to look in the mirror and not see them anymore. Do physicians ever use sclerotherapy to get rid of these veins? .

Yes.: Spider veins on the face can certainly be treated by sclerotherapy. I do this frequently. In order to do this well, the treatment requires special lights, magnification and very small micro needles. Sclerotherapy on the facial veins should be done by someone with experience treating veins in this area. ...Read more

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Is there a number one doctor-recommended solution for hayfever?

Is there a number one doctor-recommended solution for hayfever?

Hay fever: Hay fever is also known as allergic rhinitis related to pollen. Since avoidance of pollens is not really very practical, most people have relief with anithistamines (allegra, claritin, zyrtec). If symptoms are not controlled, the most effective treatment is topical nasal steroids sprays (qnasl, flonase, nasonex, (mometasone) etc). For the best long term treatment, allergy injections are useful. ...Read more

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What is the number one doctor-recommended exercise that can help me lose weight quickly at home?

What is the number one doctor-recommended exercise that can help me lose weight quickly at home?

Bike/Treadmill: You need to do aerobic exercises combined with strengthening to burn calories. Stationary bike or a treadmill will work well.
Also work on better nutrition. www. Otwithmd. Com. ...Read more

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Hello I'm looking for hormonal doctor pleas I have hormonal disbalance I need appt! Leave your phone number please?

Hello I'm looking for hormonal doctor pleas I have hormonal disbalance I need appt! Leave your phone number please?

Go see ur family doc: It's not clear what your hormone imbalance is. Best to go see your family doc for evaluation, testing & diagnosis. S/he can refer you to an endocrinologist if necessary. ...Read more

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Is there a number one doctor-recommended solution for curing the common cold without using any of the modern tablets?

Is there a number one doctor-recommended solution for curing the common cold without using any of the modern tablets?

NO CURE: Cold is caused by a virus and the body's natural immune system will that care of it. There is no medicine that can prevent or cure a cold at this time. ...Read more

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I am doing masturburation daily. Is it injurious to health? .If yes, shud I stop it, immediately? .or can I do it less in number. I am 18 now doctor.

I am doing masturburation daily. Is it injurious to health? .If yes, shud I stop it, immediately? .or can I do it less in number. I am 18 now doctor.

Masturbation: Masturbation is a natural and common part of the human experience. There are no negative health consequences to masturbation. Every man and boy you know masturbates or has masturbated. You get to choose when and how often you are sexual. Medicine has no comment on this personal choice. ...Read more

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Is there a number one doctor-recommended solution for a cold?

Is there a number one doctor-recommended solution for a cold?

Cold tips: How to help a cold: for the sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). For congestion – saline nose drops or a netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup. For hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth.. Add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. ...Read more

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My wife's doctor said she has significant number of nerves pinched. What does that mean? Is it serious?

My wife's doctor said she has significant number of nerves pinched. What does that mean? Is it serious?

Vague question: It is very vagur when you said your wife has many nerves pinched where in the back in the neck in the arm, leg, where
please be more clear and ask your question again so we can help you ...Read more

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I served during the gulf war and have been ill for a number off years. Can you help me find a doctor in oklahoma that has at least some answers? Ty

I served during the gulf war and have been ill for a number off years. Can you help me find a doctor in oklahoma that has at least some answers? Ty

Recommend contacting: VAMC. *** Oklahoma City VA Health Care System. 921 NE 13th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73104 at (405) 456-1000 ** Jack C. Montgomery VA Medical Center. 1011 Honor Heights Dr, Muskogee, OK 74401 at (918) 577-3000 *** REF: https://www. Publichealth. Va.gov/exposures/gulfwar/medically-unexplained-illness. Asp ...Read more

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Hello few days ago I received a few stiches (Number 2) and doctor sai it should be taken after 12 days but after 12 days I will be traveling, what to do?

Hello few days ago I received a few stiches (Number 2) and doctor sai it should be taken after 12 days but after 12 days I will be traveling, what to do?

Not that hard to do.: Leaving the sutures in for a little longer should not be an issue of any great significance. If your traveling is going to inhibit the removal for more than a week, then you might need to remove them yourself have a family member do it. I am sure that there is a you tube video to aid you in the technique. Another option is to have an urgent care center, clinic of physicians office do it. ...Read more

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Is there a number one doctor-recommended prostate surgery?

Is there a number one doctor-recommended prostate surgery?

Individual vary: Ypu want to know best prostate operation. The operation varies for the individual. For prostate hypertrophy a TURP maybe best if medicine fails. For prostate cancer there are options of robotic to open to radioactive seeds etc. Make an appointment with a urologic surgeon to discuss options. Also talk about directive blood donation. Be well. ...Read more

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Is there a number one doctor-recommended protein on the market?

Is there a number one doctor-recommended protein on the market?

Whey is best!: The two best 11-12 oz protein drinks that are 100% whey are premium protein (costco/sam's/walmart) that has 30 g of protein in 11.2 oz, and protein plus (23 g in 12 oz). Both are 100% whey and are loaded with vitamins. Drink alone and/or make a smoothie! ...Read more

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Is there a number one doctor-recommended protection against hbv?

Is there a number one doctor-recommended protection against hbv?

Vaccination: Completing the 3 shot vaccination series provides the best protection, protecting 96% of people receiving the vaccine. Not sharing blood (via injection drug use or shared razors) and using condoms with sex will also reduce the risk. ...Read more

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Is there a number one doctor-recommended solution for cold sores?

Is there a number one doctor-recommended solution for cold sores?

Remedies: There is o cure for cold sores only palliative treatments or meds that lessen the duration and intensity. Keeping the area clean and not traumatizing or exposing to irritating things will help. Otc options for pain relief are available and there are prescription options for lessening the incident. Warm saltnwater rinses are always a good healer. Usually 7-10 day duration. See a dentist. ...Read more

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How does a doctor calculation the number of weeks a woman is pregnant?

How does a doctor calculation the number of weeks a woman is pregnant?

Multiple ways: There are a few different ways to calculate this. It can be counted at the number of completed weeks after your last menstrual cycle. It can be calculated by the ultrasound measurement of the growing fetus. Once the due date is known (from one of the two methods above), it can be calculated by working backwards from the known due date using a device called a "pregnancy wheel". ...Read more

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Is there a number one doctor-recommended solution for fibromyalgia pain?

Is there a number one doctor-recommended solution for fibromyalgia pain?

PM&R: Fibromyalgia has many possible treatments see a physiatrist (physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist). ...Read more

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If there was blood on my toliet paper after going number 2 should I see a doctor?

If there was blood on my toliet paper after going number 2 should I see a doctor?

Multiple things: Hemorrhoidal dz most common. See your doctor so he/she can examine your anal area. ...Read more

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Doctors, what are ways to keep my diastolic number low when checking my own blood pressure?

Doctors, what are ways to keep my diastolic number low when checking my own blood pressure?

Back to basics. . .: We don't typically attempt to lower/adjust one number in isolation from other. In other words, when we attempt to lower your systolic (top number) blood pressure, we usually end up lowering your diastolic (bottom number) BP, too and vice versa. Best ways to do this? Regular exercise, good nutrition (check out DASH diet), enough sleep & don't smoke. Take medications as prescribed. Good luck! ...Read more

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What is the number one doctor-recommended exercise method for cellulite, toning up the butt, abs, video reference?

What is the number one doctor-recommended exercise method for cellulite, toning up the butt, abs, video reference?

There isn't one: Cellulite can not be treated by exercise. But exercise will tone the muscles, and make the area look better overall....But the cellulite will remain. ...Read more

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Are there any certain toothpastes that doctors recommend that help to decrease the number of canker sores one gets?

Are there any certain toothpastes that doctors recommend that help to decrease the number of canker sores one gets?

May not matter: While certain individuals may have specific ingredients in toothpastes or foods trigger the formation of canker sores, that is only one potential cause. Stress and local irritation even from hard foods or tooth brushing may also trigger canker sores. Therefore, even using no toothpaste may not reduce the occurrence of canker sores. Certain medical conditions are also implicated. ...Read more

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Is Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) better used as an augmenting agent than as a base drug? I've heard that from a number of doctors and pharmacists.

Is Pristiq (desvenlafaxine) better used as an augmenting agent than as a base drug? I've heard that from a number of doctors and pharmacists.

Pristiq (desvenlafaxine): Both. I have seen good results when high dose such as 100-150mg. Is used by itself, & also good results when lower dose 50mg. Is used with other antidepressants. ...Read more

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My sons blood pressure was 134/44.At the doctors office this morning, before we left his bottom number came up to 58.What are some causes for this?

My sons blood pressure was 134/44.At the doctors office this morning, before we left his bottom number came up to 58.What are some causes for this?

Anxiousness: The most likely cause is that he was anxious to be at the doctor. High cardiac output, raising the systolic blood pressure, but leaving the diastolic blood pressure low. You should check his blood pressure occasionally when he is relaxed and then review the results with his doctor. ...Read more

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Are doctors the number 1 leading cause of death?

Good question: No. Birth is the number one cause of death with 100% guaranteed mortality rate. ...Read more