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  • About 90% of women over 20 years old have “cellulite” in their hips and thighs. In Colombia, a new surgical technique has been developed to definitively treat this condition.

    Refining: Say goodbye to cellulite

    About 90% of women over 20 years old have “cellulite” in their hips and thighs. In Colombia, a new surgical technique has been developed to definitively treat this condition.

  • In our society, one of every four adults (25%) is a regular snorer. Today, a new technology provides an effective treatment of snoring and sleep apnea, in doctor's office, under local anesthesia, no post-op pain, and you can resume your job the day after surgery.

    New laser technique to cure snoring

    In our society, one of every four adults (25%) is a regular snorer. Today, a new technology provides an effective treatment of snoring and sleep apnea, in doctor’s office, under local anesthesia, no post-op pain, and you can resume your job the day after surgery.

  • As we age, tissues start to droop and neck is not an exception. Superficial muscle of the neck, called platysma starts to stretch and its fibers sag, producing a baggy shape known as jowl

    Get rid of that jowl

    As we age, tissues start to droop and neck is not an exception. Superficial muscle of the neck, called platysma starts to stretch and its fibers sag, producing a baggy shape known as jowl

  • In our days sleep disorders are really frequent. Snoring is the main problem many patients report when they go to the specialist. Snoring can have many causes and usually, its treatment is not only one.

    New alternatives to handle sleep disorders

    In our days sleep disorders are really frequent. Snoring is the main problem many patients report when they go to the specialist. Snoring can have many causes and usually, its treatment is not only one.

  • Telangiectasias or spider veins are small dilated blood vessels near the skin. Patients with telangiectasias avoid going to the beach or any other places where they have to show their legs. When appearing on the face skin, they can only be concealed by using makeup.

    Eliminate superficial blood vessels with laser

    Telangiectasias or spider veins are small dilated blood vessels near the skin. Patients with telangiectasias avoid going to the beach or any other places where they have to show their legs. When appearing on the face skin, they can only be concealed by using makeup.

  • "Our eyes are the windows of the soul". They reflect our mood and our emotions. Although, sometimes, a person's look seems sad and tired which affect their attitude and the way other people see him/her.

    Blepharoplasty using Laser technology

    “Our eyes are the windows of the soul”. They reflect our mood and our emotions. Although, sometimes, a person’s look seems sad and tired which affect their attitude and the way other people see him/her.

  • Cosmetic Medicine is dedicated to prevent, treat and rehabilitate patients in biological and pathological processes that interfere with proper development of aesthetics in human being. Asociación Científica Colombiana de Medicina Estética - ACICME (Colombian Scientific Association of Cosmetic Medicine) was created with the purpose of grouping doctors specialized in this area

    Cosmetic Medicine: who is and who isn’t

    Cosmetic Medicine is dedicated to prevent, treat and rehabilitate patients in biological and pathological processes that interfere with proper development of aesthetics in human being. Asociación Científica Colombiana de Medicina Estética – ACICME (Colombian Scientific Association of Cosmetic Medicine) was created with the purpose of grouping doctors specialized in this area

  • The term "cataract" refers to an opacity of crystalline, the natural lens in our eyes that allows us to focus objects located at different distances.
As we age, crystalline gradually loses clearness, until it starts interfering with vision. This can't be corrected with glasses, so surgery is indicated as the only solution.

    Cataract Surgery: Recovering the light in your eyes

    The term “cataract” refers to an opacity of crystalline, the natural lens in our eyes that allows us to focus objects located at different distances.
    As we age, crystalline gradually loses clearness, until it starts interfering with vision. This can’t be corrected with glasses, so surgery is indicated as the only solution.

  • Facial Prosthesis: Oportunities for a normal life

    Use of facial prostheses can be dated from ancient times, as found in egiptian mummies with artificial noses and ears, or with stone or mosaic eyes.
    A prosthesis is defined as any structure implanted in an organism which purpose is to correct an injury or a malformation, and to restore patient’s normal functions.

  • A Smile Design is a set of procedures created to improve patient's dental cosmetics. As a first step in these procedures, gums shape, color and texture must be observed, making sure that it is harmonic to teeth shape and size.Other factors to be observed are teeth shape, lenght and position. Smile design also takes care of improving tooth color and size.

    Smile Design: Changes that renew your smile

    A Smile Design is a set of procedures created to improve patient’s dental cosmetics. As a first step in these procedures, gums shape, color and texture must be observed, making sure that it is harmonic to teeth shape and size.Other factors to be observed are teeth shape, lenght and position. Smile design also takes care of improving tooth color and size.