Ophthalmologist Dr. Alexander Hatsis has performed tens of thousands of refractive surgical procedures since 1985, and uses his experience to train other surgeons at several area universities. At Hatsis Laser Vision—providing services on Long Island since 1995—Dr. Hatsis performs LASIK and PRK eye surgeries with the aid of Custom Vue procedures and WaveScan-based digital technology, which helps pinpoint individual imperfections that older methods could not detect. When correcting nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism, he relies on ultrathin IntraLase and excimer lasers to etch prescriptions into the cornea so that incoming light will focus on the retina. He also stores all patient records electronically so that computers can analyze data, helping to ensure safety.
The board-certified plastic surgeons at Mineola Cosmetic Medicine boast a wide breadth of knowledge and 30 years of experience when it comes to dealing with cosmetic medicine. The medical professionals focus on enhancing personal appearance and boosting self-confidence through cosmetic procedures.
Dr. Kanumilli is a board-certified family doctor, but her certification in medical acupuncture and knowledge of aesthetic services allows her to sprinkle her practice with unique specialties. In addition to general internal medicine, she guides patients through weight-loss programs and prescribes medicine to ease narcotics withdrawal. She also wields lasers to jettison acne and stubborn curves, and inserts acupuncture needles into skin or overly tense pin cushions to relieve chronic pain.
Angela Azar MD is a board-certified dermatologist and cosmetic surgeon who graduated from the Icahn School of Medicine and Mount Sinai. That varied background explains why her med spa offers both cosmetic and medical services. With the help of a trained staff, she uses Botox injections, glycolic peels, and skin-cancer screenings to bear health and beauty goals. The office's arsenal of equipment includes low-level lasers for vanquishing unwanted fat, injections for reducing spider veins, and forest-ranger hats for scaring away bears.
North Shore Rehabilitation Associates calms cranky bodies with a staff that includes a chiropractor, acupuncturist, and board-certified physician. They work together to ease the symptoms associated with arthritis, carpel-tunnel syndrome, nerve pain, and sprains with therapies that include cold-laser treatments, hydro massages, and occupational therapy.
Dr. Gary B Feldman corrects an array of podiatry ailments with everything from custom orthotics and shoe inserts to hypnosis for pain management. He obliterates foot fungus with the FDA-approved PinPointe FootLaser system and eradicates painful and bothersome bunions, hammertoes, corns, and calluses. Although he has two offices—one in Flushing and another in Valley Stream—the doctor also makes house calls for particularly serious problems, such as that time you got your foot stuck in the cookie jar.