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KMC Gastroenterology now offers ORBERA for weight loss

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  • April 14, 2016
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KMC Gastroenterology recognizes that obesity is a chronic disease and we are pleased to be able to offer new, minimally invasive solutions, like ORBERA™, to help transform the lives of patients before their disease progresses and requires more invasive treatment. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved ORBERA™ to assist adult patients suffering from…

KMC Gastroenterology Featured in MD News

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  • April 11, 2016
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KMC Gastroenterology was featured in the current issue of MD News. Please read the article below, which originally appeared on MD News’ Website.   Patient care is at the forefront of each decision made by the staff of Kansas Medical Clinic, PA, and KMC’s Topeka-based Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Center has adopted the practice of providing…

Flip Flop Fungi: Toenail fungus cause, treatment & prevention

  • Andy Dean, PA-C
  • March 14, 2016
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Treat and prevent unsightly toenail fungus in time for summer! This time of year with “sandal season” around the corner, we see a number of patients with concerns about their nails. Though nail disorders are rarely life-threatening, they can cause great embarrassment, and in some cases interfere with one’s day-to-day activities. By far, the most…

Traction Alopecia: Fix Those Edges!

  • Meena Singh, MD
  • March 3, 2016
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As a dermatologist with a special interest in hair conditions, it consumes me how many women I see with permanent hair loss from our own styling practices! One common form of hair loss is called traction alopecia. Traction alopecia can be a permanent, sometimes scarring form of hair loss that typically occurs around the hairline…

Plastic Surgery: Going Beyond the Surface

  • Carla Skytta, DO
  • February 3, 2016
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What do you think of when you hear the question ‘What is plastic surgery?’ As a plastic surgeon, I have asked several people questions like this to gain a better perspective of what one might think we do. Their answers can include anything from repairing a torn earlobe, injecting a cosmetic solution such as Botox®,…

Let’s Talk About Lips: Pump up your pout with injections

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  • February 2, 2016
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Look younger with fuller lips It’s been all over the news and celebrity gossip columns lately – pumped up lips are the hottest new trend. Celebrities and people of all ages want fuller or younger looking lips. But what options do you have for plumping up, and what should you know before you decide to…

Announcing: Dr. Carla Skytta and KMC Plastic Surgery

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  • February 1, 2016
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KMC Plastic Surgery is located in the Tallgrass Surgery Center Dr. Shekhar Challa and Kansas Medical Clinic are excited to announce the opening of KMC Plastic Surgery in Topeka. The clinic, located in the Tallgrass Medical Building, is slated to open February 1. Plastic Surgeon Carla Skytta, DO will lead the clinic with a full…

SkinPen Collagen Boost Helps Reduce Appearance of Aging

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  • January 11, 2016
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There has been much ado about reducing the appearance of aging skin with the increased use of injectables, facial resurfacing techniques and topicals by the mainstream. According to a recent article in eDermatology News titled “Early Intervention May Forestall Menopause-Related Skin Aging” sheds some positive light on estrogen supplementation and collagen stimulation as tactics women…

PRP for Hair Loss

  • Meena Singh, MD
  • December 15, 2015
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Most think of platelets as the component of blood that coagulates wounds. However, the function of platelets is far more than just forming clots. When activated, they secrete cytokines and growth factors, acting as an integral part of wound healing. Because of platelet’s important function, concentrated preparations of plasma have been used in various fields…

Healthy Skin Month: You DON’T have to live with Acne!

  • Anne Neeley, MD
  • November 10, 2015
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November is “healthy skin” month, so I’m writing about something that affects almost everyone at some point in their life: acne. Contrary to popular belief, acne isn’t just the plight of pubescent teenagers: “Infantile acne” can occur in babies as a result of exposure to mom’s hormones in utero. This usually resolves, but can sometimes…

KMC Manhattan, KS Dermatology Clinic now open

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  • October 5, 2015
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Dr. Shekhar Challa and Kansas Medical Clinic are excited to announce the opening of KMC Dermatology in Manhattan, Kan. The clinic, located in Stonecreek, is now open. Dermatologist Majdy Albahhar, MD leads the clinic with a full nursing and administrative staff. Dr. Albahhar joins KMC after completing his fellowship in dermatopathology at the University of Miami. He completed…

Anne Neeley, MD to Join our Leawood Dermatology Clinic

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  • August 3, 2015
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Dr. Shekhar Challa and Kansas Medical Clinic are excited to announce the arrival of Anne Neeley, MD to our dermatology clinic located in Leawood. The clinic is located at 11301 Nall Ave. Ste. 205 in the BMO Harris Bank Building. Dr. Neeley joins Kyle Anderson, MD and James V. Allen, MD in the practice. She…

KMC Dermatology Lawrence Welcomes Tiffany Engelken, APRN-C

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  • July 15, 2015
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We are excited to announce the addition of Tiffany Engelken, APRN-C to our Lawrence dermatology clinic starting in mid-July. She joins us from practicing dermatology in Manhattan, Kan. for more than 10 years. She received her Masters of Science in Nursing from Wichita State University. She is looking forward to getting to know the Lawrence…

Treatments for Hair Loss at KMC Hair Center

  • Meena Singh, MD
  • June 30, 2015
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Yesterday I discussed the types of hair loss. Today I will explain how we treat them both surgically and non-surgically at KMC Hair Center. Non-Surgical Treatments for Hair Loss Many people are not candidates for hair transplantation. In addition, even those that are surgical candidates, may need to address the issue of ongoing hair loss. Non-surgical…

Types of Hair Loss We Treat at KMC Hair Center

  • Meena Singh, MD
  • June 29, 2015
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Many individuals will experience alopecia or hair loss over their lifetimes. There are many types of hair loss, as well as both surgical and non-surgical treatments to help. The first and most important aspect to mitigating ongoing hair loss, and restoring and re-thickening hairs entails properly recognizing the type of hair loss. Types of Hair…

Dr. Anderson on ‘Ask the Doctor’ Radio Show June 13

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  • June 15, 2015
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Dr. Anderson covers hot dermatology topics with Dr. James Mirabile on KCMO Talk Radio Over the weekend, dermatologist Kyle Anderson, MD from our Leawood and Lawrence clinics, stopped by Dr. James Mirabile of Mirabile MD’s radio show. During the show the docs discussed pediatric dermatology, acne, the importance of annual screenings, and more. Here is…

What is Crohn’s Disease and How is it Treated?

  • Balaji Datti, MD
  • June 8, 2015
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Dr. Balaji Datti explains Crohn’s Disease, its symptoms, and how it is treated. What is Crohn’s Disease? Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory condition of the gastrointestinal tract. It belongs to a group of conditions called IBD (Inflammatory bowel diseases). First recognized in 1930s, it can involve any portion of the GI tract unlike Ulcerative…

Correcting Skin Appearance at KMC MedSpa

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  • June 3, 2015
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What concerns you most about the appearance of your skin? Are you interested in targeting wrinkles, sagging and excessive brown spots on the skin, or just want help looking your very best? KMC MedSpa addresses all of these concerns, and more. Located within KMC Dermatology, the medspas offers a wide-range of treatments including medical-grade microdermabrasion,…

In Case You Missed It… Dr Anderson on Fox 4 News

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  • May 27, 2015
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Reposted from Fox 4 KC. To view original story and video, click here. OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — The sunshine sure boosted spirits on Thursday, but were you wearing any sunscreen? A new survey finds most Americans still don’t use it regularly. Men are much less likely than women to use it. “I have a great…

Friday is Don’t Fry Day

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  • May 19, 2015
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The National Council Declares the Friday before Memorial Day, May 22, 2015 is “Don’t Fry Day” To Encourage Sun Safety Awareness To help reduce rising rates of skin cancer from overexposure to the ultraviolet (UV) rays of the sun, the National Council on Skin Cancer Prevention has designated the Friday before Memorial Day as “Don’t…

Plain old heartburn, or something more serious?

  • Shekhar Challa, MD
  • May 11, 2015
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How to tell if you’re suffering from heartburn or GERD. Each one of us has had heartburn at some point in our life. Remember the football season-classic heartburn trifecta—chicken wings, pizza and beer? However, heartburn that occurs more than twice a week may be the indication of a medical condition called Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease aka…

Today is Melanoma Monday: Do you know the facts?

  • Alex Heeren
  • May 4, 2015
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The flowers are blooming, the sun is shining, and patio is calling my name for brunch. After a long winter and a confusing Kansas spring, it’s time for some fun in the sun. May is also appropriately National Melanoma and Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month, and today is Melanoma Monday. This month is designed…

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