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We found 6 providers matching chemodenervation and who accept United Healthcare Bronze near Stuart, FL.

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Dr. John Bradford Fasano, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
509 S.e. Riverside Drive; Suite 206
Stuart, FL
 

Dr. John Fasano is a plastic surgeon in Stuart, FL. In addition to English, he speaks French. Dr. Fasano's areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He attended Dartmouth Medical School and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with New York Medical College for residency. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Fasano takes.

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Dr. Daniel Thomas Holley, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
2065 S. Kanner Highway
Stuart, FL
 

Dr. Daniel Holley specializes in plastic surgery. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Dr. Holley takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. He graduated from the University of Florida College of Medicine.

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Dr. Donato Anthony Viggiano, MD
Specializes in Other
1901 Se Port St Lucie Boulevard
Port St. Lucie, FL
 

Dr. Donato Viggiano is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Clinical interests for Dr. Viggiano include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Dr. Viggiano takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.

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All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Breast Augmentation, Laser Resurfacing, Nose Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Juan Carlos Augusto Giachino Jr., MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
421 East Osceola Street
Stuart, FL
 

Dr. Juan Giachino specializes in plastic surgery. Dr. Giachino's areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Howard University College of Medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Giachino speaks Spanish.

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Dr. Juan C Giachino Sr., MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
421 E Osceola Street
Stuart, FL
 

Dr. Juan Giachino works as a plastic surgeon in Stuart, FL and Port Saint Lucie, FL. His areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He graduated from New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Dr. Giachino 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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Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
10377 S Us Highway 1; Suite #104
Port Saint Lucie, FL
 

Dr. Francis Conidi is a medical specialist in osteopathic manipulative medicine. He is rated 2.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Conidi is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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  • Medicare Volume: 26
  • Uninsured Cost: $501 - $589
  • Medicare Cost: $167 - $186

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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.