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In recent years there have been many studies about the benefits of breast feeding over using manufactured formula. The medical community has come to a consensus that breast feeding is the best option for newborn babies whenever possible. There are many factors that can make it difficult or even impossible for a new mother to breastfeed, but despite what you may have heard, having breast implants is not one of them.
There are a large percentage of women who ..read moreUpdated June 20, 2012
Working hard to achieve a goal only to come up short can be one of the most frustrating things we have to deal with. It can be even more frustrating when it comes to diet and exercise. Working hard yet still being stuck with that little bit of extra body fat is enough to drive a person crazy.
In this blog we have discussed how a liposuction procedure is ideal for those people who are of normal weight but are struggling ..read moreUpdated June 19, 2012
Week 3 & 4 Liposonix patient
By Mary Jewell
Q. Hi Karyn. You are now in your third week and how do you feel? Did you enjoy taking the Acai berry juice?
A. I loved the advice from the Jewell Center about taking drinking the juice daily. I will continue with this through out the rest of the 12 weeks. It flushes my digestive system out and makes me feel healthy. I feel great. Drinking the juice plus the water gives me tons ..read moreUpdated June 8, 2012
Dr. Mark Jewell has returned from the Federation of Ibero-Latin American Congress of Plastic Surgery meeting that was held in Medellin, Colombia. This was an international meeting of plastic surgeons from Mexico, Central, and South America. Dr. Jewell presented scientific papers on the biomechanics of facial rejuvenation, patient safety, and non-surgical body contouring. He highlighted some of his research that involved the development and FDA approval of the LipoSonix device. Dr. Jewell is one of the prime movers in plastic ..read moreUpdated June 6, 2012
Interview by Mary Jewell
Q. Hi Karyn
How was your first week after the Liposonix treatment?
A. I feel great. The first day after the treatment I felt like I had worked out at the gym, but I didn’t have any pain.
Q. How did your week of improvement go? You were working on eating three meals right?
A. Yes, this last week I ate a lot more fruits and salads. I even have a juicer and drank 32 oz of fresh juice a day ..read moreUpdated
Before making the decision to have breast augmentation in Oregon, a woman has a lot to consider. Many women spend a lot of time thinking about what the right size breast implant would be ideal for them going into their breast surgery, or what the surgery and recovery process might be like. One area that can often be overlooked until the consultation is which type of implant is right for you. Dr. Mark Jewell’s practice is unique as ..read moreUpdated May 31, 2012
There are currently two FDA-approved devices for non-surgical body contouring. One uses a cooling technology (cryolipolysis, Cool Sculpting™) that reduces the superficial layer of fat thickness by approximately 25%. The second one uses high-intensity focused ultrasonic energy (HIFU, Liposonix™) to destroy fat and tighten the collagen within the mid-level fatty tissue. Both of the devices take approximately 12 weeks to produce an outcome following a treatment.
First, the ideal patient for this type of treatment is an individual with a normal ..read moreUpdated May 30, 2012
Dr. Mark Jewell has returned from the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) that was held in Vancouver, BC. At the meeting, Dr. Jewell presented scientific papers on his work with a new bioengineered material called Seri Scaffold™ and on the risk profile of various types of breast implants, that involved over 14,000 woman years of follow up. Additionally, Dr. Jewell taught several instructional courses on facelift, practice management, and the use of the high-intensity ..read moreUpdated
Interview of a Liposonix patient:
By Mary Jewell
Dr. Jewell is committed to excellence in the study of Liposonix. We wanted you to meet one of our patients that enrolled in the clinical trial of Liposonix.
Q. Hi Karyn. Would you mind telling me a little about yourself?
A. I am forty-one years old, a senior at the University of Oregon and also a mother of three children, aged 16, 15, and 12.
Q. Why did you want to be a part of the clinical ..read moreUpdated May 25, 2012
Medical innovations never take place in a vacuum. It is the participation of patients in clinical trials that have made these advances possible. Jewell Medical Center would like to sincerely thank all of the patients who have been a part of our clinical trials over the last several years. We appreciate your willingness to advance medical science and aesthetic options for women.
We have a trial coming up in regards to the effectiveness and safety of Perlane-L in the correction of ..read more