Snoring and Sleep Apnea

 About 60 percent people nationwide say their partner snores. Snoring is the sound of partially obstructed breathing during sleep. While snoring can be harmless, it is more likely a sign of a more serious medical condition known as Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). When...

Understanding Smart Lipo

Laser lipolysis is a high-tech liposuction method that produces results superior to what is possible using traditional liposuction techniques.  Lasers are precise and safe, doing their work by emitting a powerful beam of light at fat cells, liquefying them before they...

Fall is Here and you want to look your best

 Unsightly veins only occur as you age Varicose and spider veins are a common problem found in approximately 25 percent of the population. A common misconception is that they tend to occur only in older patients and women. In reality, they can be found in men and...

Dr. Campano is Loving Valencia

 Dr. Ruwanthi Campano won the élite Magazine ultimate award for Ultimate Facial Plastic Surgeon. She also was voted AV’s Best Surgeon 2019 and the AV’s Best ENT 2017,2018, and 2019. Dr. Campano has consistently brought new technology to the Antelope Valley. Dr....

A Beautiful Smile

 Dr. Gilbert Snow has been creating healthy, beautiful smiles since 1971 and has gained a reputation for the highest quality orthodontic treatment for children and adults. Dr. Snow has the experience to put an anxious patient’s mind at ease. He has a friendly chair...

Dropless Cataract Surgery in Santa Clarita!

 Cataract surgery is traditionally followed by a month of eye-drops including antibiotic drops and anti-inflammatory drops to prevent infection and decrease inflammation.  Many of our patients who require cataract surgery vhave physical limitations that make it...

Periodontal Disease

Periodontal (gum) disease is a progressive condition which can be successfully managed or even reversed. The earliest stage of gum disease, gingivitis, is characterized by red, swollen, and bleeding gums. It develops when dental plaque builds up on teeth. Gingivitis...

Is It Time for a Hearing Aid?

 Did you know good hearing helps you focus, assists with balance, and provides positive stimulation to the brain? It’s true. Ignoring even mild hearing loss can lead to unwanted physical consequences. Think you have a good reason for not treating your hearing loss?...

Sealants

 You probably heard of “sealants” when you last visited your dental office. A sealant is a thin, protective coating made from plastic or other dental materials that is placed on top of your rear teeth’s chewing surface. Sealants have been shown to reduce the risk of...

Dental Insurances Expiring on December 31st

 Did you know that most PPO dental insurance benefits are based on a calendar year, meaning if any of your dental benefits are not used by December 31, 2019 they will expire? The benefits cannot be carried over to the following year. Unlike medical insurance,...

Cohesive Gel Breast Implants

 What are cohesive gel aka “Gummy bear” implants? After a long regulatory approval process, cohesive gel implants have finally been available in the United States outside of clinical trials for four years now. The implants are more form stable than silicone gel...

Foods to Combat Low Testosterone in Men

 Testosterone levels in American men are at an all-time low! Symptoms of low testosterone include low energy and decrease stamina, decrease interest in sex, hair loss and difficulty losing weight. One of the primary causes of low testosterone in men is a high estrogen...

Do You Have Ringing in Your Ears? You’re Not Alone

 According to the American Tinnitus Association, 50 million Americans experience a degree of tinnitus at some point in their lives. Tinnitus can be described as a ringing, roaring, clicking, hissing, or buzzing sound in your ears when no external sound is present. It...

Silhouette InstaLift™

 Is a minimally invasive solution to lift the mid face without surgery. Silhouette InstaLift™ is a unique dual-action treatment that produces two desirable facial outcomes: an immediate lifting of the tissue in the mid-face area and a gradual regeneration of collagen...

Guided Dental Implants

 Using Cone Beam 3D Scanning to Place Implants Digital imaging has become an increasingly more important part of professional dental care in many different aspects. For example, digital radiography has made it easier, safer, and more comfortable to collect up-to-date...

Summer Allergies

 Summer is here but that doesn’t mean allergies have to tag along! According to the CDC, more than 50 million Americans suffer from seasonal allergies each year. The doctors at Exer Urgent Care, sat down with Santa Clarita Magazine to debunk a few allergy season myths...

Three Tips For Healthy Summer Smiles

 Summer sun brings summer fun. While warm months are perfect for spending time together, summer vacation can also throw off your usual dental routine. Here are three ways to prevent summertime tooth decay: Stay on a routine Whether your kids are staying up to catch...

The Benefits of Invisalign

 Dr. Gilbert H. Snow and Dr. Daniel Azani are Diamond+ Providers, which means that they rank in the Top 1% of Invisalign Providers in the world! Choosing to straighten your teeth is a big decision that affects not only your appearance, but your lifestyle as well. As...

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...

Summer Travel Tips Better Hearing, Better Travel

 Traveling this summer? Before you leave, make sure you take the following precautions to ensure your hearing aid is functioning properly while away from home. • Get new batteries and have your hearing aids cleaned by a professional. The first thing you do when...

CEREC Crowns

 Treatments with traditional crowns take two or more appointments, but the innovative CEREC technology allows us to design, mill, and outfit a fully customized crown in one visit. With their unmatched results, CEREC crowns will have you smiling in no time! Dental...

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,...

BOTOX Cosmetic Treatments

 BOTOX Cosmetic treatment is a revolutionary approach to reversing the effects of facial wrinkles. Crow’s feet worry lines and laugh lines can all be a thing of the past. These are referred to as dynamic wrinkle lines and all are treatable with this procedure....

The Superbloom Aftermath!

 This past spring has brought some rare occurrences to our valley: rain, green hills, and beautiful flowers. Unfortunately, this has created an unprecedented amount of pollens! This phenomenon has been called the “Superbloom”. Nationally, this has led to an increase...

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...

Hormone Imbalance

Hormonal balance is vital to a healthy mind and body. Hormone fluctuations occur naturally during puberty, perimenopause and menopause. Hormone balance can be disrupted in many ways such as an incorrect relationship between progesterone and estrogen levels, exposure...

Hearing Health Terms You Should Know

1. Audiologist. An audiologist is a healthcare professional who specializes in hearing health and balance issues. In addition to performing hearing evaluations, they work with their patients to diagnose hearing-related conditions, discuss preventative measures, and...

What are Spider Veins And How to Get Rid of Them?

 Many people who have spider veins may feel grateful that they aren’t varicose veins, but that doesn’t mean that anyone likes having discolored lines on their legs. As the name suggests, spider veins form a web of deep red or dark blue veins on your legs. They often...

Abscess

What is an abscess? An abscessed tooth is an infection caused by tooth decay, periodontal disease or a cracked tooth. These problems can let bacteria enter the pulp (the soft tissue of the tooth that contains nerves, blood vessels and connective tissue) and can lead...