Cardiac surgery

What is a cardiac surgeon? A cardiac surgeon is a medical doctor who performs surgery on the heart and the major blood vessels around it. There are several different medical specialties that a cardiac surgeon may fall under, some of which have overlapping areas of focus. What is cardiac surgery?...

Plastic surgery

plastic surgery, the functional, structural, and aesthetic restoration of all manner of defects and deformities of the human body. The term plastic surgery stems from the Greek word plastikos, meaning “to mold” or “to form.” Modern plastic surgery has evolved along with two broad themes: reconstruction of anatomic defects and...

Bariatric surgery

Bariatric surgery can be a powerful tool, but to achieve the best results, it must be just one part in your step in a lifelong journey of healthy living. Our team will start by determining if you are a candidate for bariatric surgery by consulting with one of our expert...

EYE

There are hundreds of different eye diseases and vision problems. Some have no cure, but many others are treatable. You can assist in your own eye health by following a healthy lifestyle and seeing your eye care professional on a regular basis and any time your vision changes. The four...

Internal medicine

Internal medicine is a field of practice focused on treating adults. Doctors prevent, diagnose, and treat diseases that afflict all adults, from chronically ill patients to short-term care. Once a doctor completes an internal medicine residency, they are subsequently referred to as internist. Internists typically choose to subspecialize on one...

Allergy and infectious diseases

Infectious diseases can be caused by many pathogens, including bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites that may cause illness and disease. For humans, the transmission of pathogens may occur in a variety of ways: spread from person to person by direct contact, water or foodborne illness, or aerosolization of infected particles...

Psychology

Psychology encompasses the biological influences, social pressures, and environmental factors that affect how people think act, and feel.     Gaining a richer and deeper understanding of psychology can help people achieve insights into their own actions as well as a better understanding of other people.   Types of Psychology...

Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery is surgery of the nervous system. Most people think of neurosurgery as brain surgery — but it is much more! It is the medical specialtyv concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of patients with injury to, or diseases/disorders of the brain, spinal cord, spinal column, and peripheral nerves within...

Immunology

The immune system refers to a collection of cells and proteins that function to protect the skin, respiratory passages, intestinal tract, and other areas from foreign antigens, such as microbes (organisms such as bacteria, fungi, and parasites), viruses, cancer cells, and toxins. The immune system can be simplistically viewed as...

Cardiology

Every other day we hear about someone or the other suffering from a sudden heart attack. Our unhealthy habits have a huge role to play in such unprecedented incidents to avoid these it is important to regularly consult cardiology and understand the heart as a whole.   Cardiology is the...