Dr. Ray Peterson practices Dermatology at the Provo Main Campus of the Central Utah Medical Clinic. He has eleven years of experience in the field of dermatology. Dr. Peterson's area of practice also includes Mohs Micrographic Surgery.
Learn more about this radiation alternative treatment for breast cancer. The Contura device is part of a new class of treatment options designed to reduce the total amount of time spent undergoing radiation therapy, offering a five-day care plan as opposed to the traditional six weeks, returning patients to everyday living as soon as possible.
In order to treat spine disorders in the least invasive way possible, TranS1 creates a different approach. With 15-30% of the U.S. population experiencing lower back disorders, there is a need to treat the underlying conditions in the most effective way possible. Disc degeneration is most often the cause of this discomfort, and current treatment usually calls for the complete removal of the disc and the fusion of the vertebrae.
The Harmonic Scalpel is a highly advanced piece of equipment used in a growing number of surgeries and can be added to an arsenal of laparoscopic surgical instruments to increase a surgeon's efficiency and a patient's recovery. The Harmonic Scalpel is actually an entire system that consists of a generator, a foot-pedal and hand switch, a hand-held ultrasonic transducer, and a cutting instrument.
The Coherex FlatStent PFO Closure System was first used on a human patient in October of 2007 in Frankfurt, Germany. The procedure was done under the direction of Interventional Cardiologist Professor Horst Sievert, M.D. The Ceherex FlatStent was used to close a heart defect commonly referred to as PFO.