Botox Overview

January 2, 2019botox
Written by:Newton-Wellesley Surgeons, Inc. Botox has been used for years by the medical community to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and facial creases. Botox is a brand name given to the toxin created by Clostridium botulinum, a bacterium. Other brand names include Dysport and Xeomin. How Does Botox Work? Botox creates a barrier between the nerves and muscles. [...]

Everything You Need To Know About Hiatial Hernia

January 2, 2019hernia surgery
Written by:Newton-Wellesley Surgeons, Inc. A hernia occurs when an organ gets pushed into an area in the body where it should not be. Like its name indicates, the hiatus is an orifice in the diaphragm (the organ separating the chest cavity from the abdomen.) The esophagus goes through the hiatus and leads to the stomach. When a hiatal hernia occurs, [...]

Varicose Veins Testimonial

December 14, 2018varicose veins
Before After Written by:Robert G.Patient of Newton-Wellesley Surgeons, Inc. This is my personal journey in ridding myself of varicose veins on both my legs which were painful, unsightly and most importantly unhealthy to my wellbeing not just in the present but moving forward into the years ahead. I contacted Newton-Wellesley Surgeons and was greeted with [...]

Why Patients Should Use UBERDOC

November 16, 2018Uberdoc
Created by Doctors, for Patients.Direct access to top specialists No insurance network or referral restrictions Accelerated appointment availability One transparent and affordable price Some of the main barriers keeping patients from seeking the medical care they need are issues with insurance. In particular, seeing a specialist can entail many steps that deter patients from the [...]

Breast Cancer Surgery Overview

October 22, 2018breast surgery
Written by:Morton G. Kahan, M.D.Newton-Wellesley Surgeons, Inc. What you need to know about breast cancer treatment in Boston, MA. The diagnosis of breast cancer is not what it used to be. Great advances in diagnostic procedures and therapies have transformed this previous scourge into a treatable illness. Improved imaging allows earlier diagnosis when the tumor is [...]