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Endovenous Laser Therapy

A quick, minimially invasive alternative to traditional vein stripping can give you attractive, healthy legs with minimal downtime.

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Birmingham Hip Resurface

With this innovative new technology, some patients can avoid the risks and downtime of a full hip replacement.

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Coherex FlatStent

A Patent Foramen Ovale is a potentially life threatening defect to your heart. With this new technology, many patients are reducing their risk of stroke due to it.

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Amplatzer

Having a hole in your heart is a terrifying diagnosis, but there's a new procedure which can reduce the risk of heart attacks it presents.

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TranS1

Lower back problems can now be treated in an outpatient basis. This innovative approach focuses on one of the most common trouble areas, and can treat degenerative discs or the remanants of a failed spinal fusion.

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Pro Lift

Pelvic prolapse-- a common side effect of childbirth-- may result in bladder leakage. With the new PROLIFT procedure, the mis-aligned bladder and rectum can be restored to their original locations.

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On Q Pain Pump

A simple and logical invention. By supplying their medication over time, through a breakthrough catheter, patients recovering from surgery can enjoy better pain control.

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NovaSure

Women can now take control of their menstration. With this minimally invasive, quick procedure, flow can be reduced without a hysterectomy and with minimal downtime.

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Harmonic Scalpel

By using advanced ultrasonic techniques, surgery becomes more accurate, with less damage to blood vessels and greater safety.

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GreenLight Laser

A new alternative for prostate treatment. Enjoy quicker recovery and a low risk of sexual side effects by blasting the enlargement with a laser.

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EV3 SilverHawk

Don't just pack the plaque against your artery walls. With the EV3 SilverHawk system, doctors can actually remove it, with greater efficiency than previous systems.

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Endeavor Stent

Unlike traditional stents, the Endeavor system is designed to hinder the growth of artery-clogging scar tissue, and it's flexible enough to fit into many unusual locations.

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DaVinci Robot

Breakthrough robotic technology is allowing both cardiothoracic and gynecologic surgery to take place with smaller scars and shorter recovery time.

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Kathryn Wagner, MD

Dr. Kathryn Wagner grew up in South Texas. Since 1995, when she completed her medical training, she has had a private practice in San Antonio. Recently, a new office facility has been opened by Dr. Wagner at the historic Nix Health Care System downtown located on the fourteenth floor. In 1991, she was licensed by the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners. In 1999, Dr. Wagner was Board Certified by the American College of Surgeons. Kathryn Wagner is married and is raising three children. She enjoys scuba diving, swimming, and wine tasting.
 
SenoRx Contura

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.

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