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Dr. Rona Zel Silkiss, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Pediatric Ophthalmology
900 Welch Road; Suite 103
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Rona Silkiss' specialties are ophthalmic plastic surgery and pediatric ophthalmology. Dr. Silkiss's education and training includes medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and residency at Children's Hospital Los Angeles and Jules Stein Eye Institute. Areas of expertise for Dr. Silkiss include eyelid surgery, plastic surgery procedures, and eye problems. Her patients gave her an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. She is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and CIGNA Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. She has received professional recognition including the following: San Francisco Super Doctors. Dr. Silkiss (or staff) speaks Spanish, French, and Cantonese. Dr. Silkiss is professionally affiliated with Alta Bates Medical Group (ABMG), California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC), and Washington Hospital Healthcare System. She welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Eye Muscle Surgery, Retinoblastoma, Retinopathy of Prematurity, Eyelid Problems, Skin Cancer, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 42
  • Uninsured Cost: $278
  • Medicare Cost: $155
Dr. Leland Mark Greenwald, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery, Neurology
701 E El Camino Real
Mountain View, CA
 

Dr. Leland Greenwald practices neurosurgery and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) in Mountain View, CA. His clinical interests encompass neurological disorders. Dr. Greenwald's professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Temple University. The average patient rating for Dr. Greenwald is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Greenwald accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Dizziness, Migraine, Myasthenia Gravis, Nerve Conduction Studies, Stroke, Epilepsy, Neurological ... (Read more)

Dr. Roy W Hong, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
715 Altos Oaks Drive
Los Altos, CA
 

Dr. Roy Hong is a plastic surgery specialist in Palo Alto, CA and Los Altos, CA. These areas are among his clinical interests: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Dr. Hong has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He honors several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE. He attended medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. Dr. Hong trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Washington for his residency. He is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , botulinum toxin injection

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Dupuytren's Contracture, Endoscopic Surgery, Eyelid Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Jenny Eileen Murase, MD
Specializes in Dermatology
701 E El Camino Real
Mountain View, CA
 

Dr. Jenny Murase, who practices in Mountain View, CA, is a medical specialist in dermatology (skin disorders). Clinical interests for Dr. Murase include skin issues. She has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Murase takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Murase graduated from the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. In addition to English, she speaks Japanese. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. Dr. Murase welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Dermatomyositis, Athlete's Foot, Eczema, Contact Dermatitis, Injectable Fillers, Herpes, Allergy ... (Read more)

Dr. Steven J Bates, MS, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
715 Altos Oaks Drive
Los Altos, CA
 

Dr. Steven Bates is a plastic surgeon. Dr. Bates graduated from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School and then he performed his residency at Stanford Hospital & Clinics. His areas of expertise include thigh lift, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). The average patient rating for Dr. Bates is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Bates honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. His professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , botulinum toxin injection

All Interests: Breast Augmentation, Blepharoptosis Repair, Eyelid Problems, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Benjamin M Maser, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
715 Altos Oaks Drive
Los Altos, CA
 

Dr. Benjamin Maser is a specialist in plastic surgery. He works in Palo Alto, CA and Los Altos, CA. Dr. Maser's clinical interests include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He is rated highly by his patients. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Washington. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Maser's hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford, and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. Dr. Maser has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , botulinum toxin injection

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Eyelid Problems, Injectable Fillers, ... (Read more)

Dr. Karen F Han, PhD, MD
Specializes in Dermatology
795 El Camino Real; Clark Building, Level 2
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Karen Han's area of specialization is dermatology (skin disorders). She graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Dr. Han has a special interest in skin issues. She has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. She accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. She speaks Mandarin. Dr. Han is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. She is not currently accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Dermatomyositis, Athlete's Foot, Contact Dermatitis, Injectable Fillers, Herpes, Chemical Peels, ... (Read more)

Dr. John Patrick Connolly III, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
715 Altos Oaks Drive
Los Altos, CA
 

Dr. John Connolly's medical specialty is plastic surgery. After completing medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine, Dr. Connolly performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Washington. Areas of expertise for Dr. Connolly include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. His average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. His professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. Dr. Connolly's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , botulinum toxin injection

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Eyelid Problems, Injectable Fillers, ... (Read more)

Dr. David N White, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
715 Altos Oaks Drive
Los Altos, CA
 

Dr. David White is a plastic surgery specialist in Palo Alto, CA and Los Altos, CA. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Dr. White's hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. He has an open panel. After completing medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine, Dr. White performed his residency at Stanford University Medical Center. In addition to English, he speaks French.

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Relevant Interests: , botulinum toxin injection

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Eyelid Problems, Injectable Fillers, ... (Read more)

Dr. Mark H Levin, PhD, MD
Specializes in Ophthalmology
795 El Camino Real
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Marc Levin specializes in ophthalmology (eye disease). Areas of expertise for Dr. Levin include eye problems. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group, and San Francisco VA Medical Center (SFVAMC). Dr. Levin honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Levin welcomes new patients. His education and training includes medical school at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and residency at Scheie Eye Institute.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Eye Movement Disorders, Strabismus Surgery, Facial Problems, Eye Problems, Thyroid Problems, Botox ... (Read more)

Dr. Terry T Farsani, MD
Specializes in Dermatology
701 E El Camino Real; Department of Dermatology
Mountain View, CA
 

Dr. Terry Farsani's area of specialization is dermatology (skin disorders). Dr. Farsani (or staff) is conversant in Spanish and Persian. Her clinical interests encompass skin issues. Dr. Farsani's hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. After completing medical school at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine, Dr. Farsani performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with Harvard University. She is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. She is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Athlete's Foot, Eczema, Contact Dermatitis, Herpes, Allergy Skin Testing, Rosacea, Cosmetic Skin ... (Read more)

Dr. Chien-Ye Liu, MD
Specializes in Neurology
701 E El Camino Real
Mountain View, CA
 

Dr. Chien-Ye Liu is a physician who specializes in neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). In his practice, Dr. Liu focuses on neurological disorders. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Liu accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE. Dr. Liu is a graduate of Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and a graduate of Stanford University Medical Center's residency program. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Dizziness, Neck Pain, Migraine, Myasthenia Gravis, Nerve Conduction Studies, Stroke, Epilepsy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Patrick C Fann, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
701 E El Camino Real
Mountain View, CA
 

Dr. Patrick Fann's specialty is otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). Before completing his residency at Stanford Hospital & Clinics, Dr. Fann attended medical school at Stanford University School of Medicine. The average patient rating for Dr. Fann is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Fann accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Otoplasty, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Snoring, Facial Surgery, Neck Surgery, Eyelid Surgery, Botox ... (Read more)

Dr. Ealon Joelson, MD
Specializes in Neurology
795 El Camino Real; Lee Building, Level 3
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Ealon Joelson works as a neurologist. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Joelson include neurological disorders. Dr. Joelson's professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Joelson's office for an appointment. He studied medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Joelson completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). In addition to English, he speaks Hebrew.

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Clinical Interests: Neuromuscular Disorders, Migraine, Neurological Disorders, Memory Loss, Electromyography, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 13
  • Uninsured Cost: $351
  • Medicare Cost: $154
Dr. Roger Chi-Che Lee, PhD, MD
Specializes in Dermatology
795 El Camino Real; Clark Building, Level 2
Palo Alto, CA
 

Dr. Roger Lee is a medical specialist in dermatology (skin disorders). On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Lee's clinical interests include skin issues. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and more. Dr. Lee is a graduate of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and a graduate of West Los Angeles VA Medical Center's residency program. He is conversant in Mandarin and Taiwanese. He is professionally affiliated with Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. Dr. Lee's practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Warts, Eczema, Injectable Fillers, Skin Cancer, Laser Treatment, Mole Removal, Skin Rejuvenation, ... (Read more)

Dr. Ellen Chieko De Coninck, MD
Specializes in Dermatology
701 E El Camino Real
Mountain View, CA
 

Dr. Ellen Deconinck practices dermatology (skin disorders) in Mountain View, CA and Sunnyvale, CA. Dr. Deconinck's clinical interests include skin issues. She is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. She attended Stanford University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Stanford Hospital & Clinics for residency. Her professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network and Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Injectable Fillers, Rosacea, Skin Issues, Cancer Screening, Moles, Psoriasis, Botox Injection, ... (Read more)

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What is Chemodenervation?

Chemodenervation is a type of treatment that stops unwanted or overactive sensations and movements. A very small dose of strong chemicals is injected into the affected nerve or muscle, blocking movement and pain in a small and specific area. Chemodenervation may use substances such as phenol or alcohol, but the most well-known agent is botulinum toxin, commonly in the form of Botox. Originally approved to treat wrinkles, Botox is now used to treat a wide variety of disorders.

Chemodenervation can be used to treat many different disorders that cause pain or unwanted movement. Some of these include:

  • Spasticity, or tight, stiff muscle movement
  • Cerebral palsy, which can cause exaggerated or uncontrolled movement
  • Dystonia, or cramping and involuntary motions
  • Migraine
  • Overactive bladder
  • Some kinds of chronic pain, including sciatica
  • Certain voice disorders
  • Excess salivation

Depending on the area being treated, a chemodenervation session may take only a few minutes or as long as an hour. In some cases, an ultrasound will be used to guide the injection to exactly the right spot. Although results may be felt immediately, it may take 5 to 7 days for full effect. Results usually last several months.