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We found 6 providers matching chemodenervation and who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Platinum EPO near Palm Harbor, FL.

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Dr. Isidoros James Moraitis, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
3890 Tampa Road; Suite 406
Palm Harbor, FL
 

Dr. Isidoros Moraitis' specialty is plastic surgery. Dr. Moraitis speaks Greek. Areas of expertise for Dr. Moraitis include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). His professional affiliations include Mease Countryside Hospital, Mease Dunedin Hospital, and Morton Plant Hospital. He attended the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) for residency. Dr. Moraitis's average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection, botulinum toxin injection

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

Dr. Steven Charles Bowman, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
3251 N Mcmullen Booth Road; Suite 303
Clearwater, FL
 

Dr. Steven Bowman is an internist. After completing medical school at Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Dr. Bowman performed his residency at Geisinger Medical Center. His clinical interests encompass laser hair removal and botox injection. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is professionally affiliated with Mease Dunedin Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Botox Injection, Laser Hair Removal

Dr. Noel Scott Tenenbaum, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
220 Alternate 19 North
Palm Harbor, FL
 

Dr. Noel Tenenbaum practices plastic surgery in Palm Harbor, FL. He attended the University of Vermont College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan for residency. These areas are among his clinical interests: tummy tuck (abdominoplasty), blepharoplasty, and body contouring. Dr. Tenenbaum's patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. In addition to English, Dr. Tenenbaum (or staff) speaks Spanish and French. Dr. Tenenbaum is professionally affiliated with Morton Plant Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Body Contouring, Botox Injection, Rhinoplasty, Breast Augmentation, CO2 Laser Treatment, Breast ... (Read more)

Dr. Jennifer Botts Buck, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
35080 Us Highway 19 N
Palm Harbor, FL
 

Dr. Jennifer Buck is a plastic surgery specialist. Patients rated her highly, giving her an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Buck include thigh lift, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Dr. Buck is affiliated with Mease Countryside Hospital, Mease Dunedin Hospital, and Morton Plant Hospital. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Buck takes. After attending UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, she completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois and a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center.

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Relevant Interests: , botulinum toxin injection

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

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Specializes in Ophthalmology
34612 Us Highway N 19; Suite 4
Palm Harbor, FL
 

Dr. James Rush sees patients in Palm Harbor, FL. His medical specialty is ophthalmology (eye disease). Dr. Rush attended medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 50
  • Uninsured Cost: $269
  • Medicare Cost: $165
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Specializes in Neurology
36338 Us Highway 19 N
Palm Harbor, FL
 

Dr. Jairo Libreros-Cupido practices neurology (brain & spinal cord disease) in Palm Harbor, FL. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Libreros-Cupido honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and more.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 13
  • Uninsured Cost: $279
  • Medicare Cost: $153

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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.