Holistic Healing

By Kimberly Higgins MD

Understanding this mind, body and spirit connection is vital to living well. How we think, how we make decisions, how we perceive ourselves, events and the future, and our ability to cope with stress for better or worse can all affect physical health.

Helping the Healing Process with Breast Reconstruction

By Christopher Shale MD

Dealing with a diagnosis of cancer is always an incredibly traumatic ordeal for the patient and their family. Breast cancer can be even more stressful because of the visible nature of the disease. Having to deal with the emotional stress of being diagnosed with breast cancer on top of the changes in appearance that are associated with the treatment can be difficult to cope with.

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

By Tareq Harb MD

An Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, or AAA, is an abnormal enlargement or bulge in the abdominal section of the aorta, the body’s largest artery that carries blood from the heart to all parts of the body. An aneurysm can cause the aorta to grow to several times its natural size, weakening it, and possibly causing it to rupture.