Health & Wellness

Dr. Marc Unterman

Snellville – Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is the most common inherited cardiac disease and is present in 1 in 500 in the population. It is one of the most common causes of heart-related death under the age of 30 and can affect both men and women equally. In an effort to raise awareness about the symptoms of this disease and preventative measures and treatments that are available to patients, Dr. Marc Unterman, a cardiologist at Eastside Heart and Vascular, further, explains this condition.

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Dr. Jessica J. Mercer, Gwinnett Dermatology

For many people, hair is thought of as their “crown”.  Given the association of hair with beauty and attractiveness, the loss of hair can be quite devastating.   Finally, there is an effective, non-invasive procedure to help restore hair fullness.

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Chrissy Thomas, RN, Cosmetic Nurse Injector, Anti-Aging Specialist

Thinning hair is a common problem for many. Men and women spend countless dollars every year for products in hopes of regaining the hair of their youth. However, there is a treatment that is emerging as a leader in this field, and it is surprisingly organic.

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David Carlin, MD

I get a lot of questions from patients about insurance paying for their eyelid surgery. Insurance will actually pay if it’s medically necessary – that is – if it’s interfering with your vision, which is easily determined with a free in-office consultation.

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By Fidias De Leon, Eastside Urgent Care Physician

Summer is coming to an end and most kids have headed back to school. It is time to switch the focus and start thinking about classes, sports, and after-school activities. As you begin your back-to-school preparations and pick out your new clothes and backpacks, it is also a good idea to begin the school year off with new healthy habits for the kids and the entire family.

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