We found 4 providers with an interest in chemodenervation and who accept BlueSelect Everyday Health 1443 near Venice, FL.

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Dr. David Yan, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
8431 Pointe Loop Drive; 2nd Floor
Venice, FL
 

Dr. David Yan's area of specialization is plastic surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Yan include breast reconstruction revision, dermabrasion, and mini tummy tuck. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Before performing his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Yan attended SUNY Upstate Medical University for medical school. Dr. Yan is professionally affiliated with Venice Regional Bayfront Health.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection, botulinum toxin injection

All Interests: Breast Reconstruction Revision, Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Labiaplasty, Eyelid Retraction ... (Read more)

Dr. Matthew Joseph Bonanno, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
1295 Jacaranda Boulevard
Venice, FL
 

Dr. Matthew Bonanno is a specialist in plastic surgery. Dr. Bonanno (or staff) speaks Spanish, Greek, and Italian. Dr. Bonanno's areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, dermabrasion, and mini tummy tuck. He is professionally affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE). He is a graduate of American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. Patient ratings for Dr. Bonanno average 4.0 stars out of 5. He takes 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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Relevant Interests: , Dysport injection, Botox injection, botulinum toxin injection

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Pec Implants, Lip Implants, Chin Implants, ... (Read more)

Dr. Charles L Rodriguez, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
329 Nokomis Avenue South
Venice, FL
 

Dr. Charles Rodriguez specializes in plastic surgery. Dr. Rodriguez's areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and a graduate of Penn State Hershey Medical Center's residency program. Dr. Rodriguez is affiliated with Venice Regional Bayfront Health.

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Relevant Interests: , botulinum toxin injection

All Interests: Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Pec Implants, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic Surgery, Breast ... (Read more)

Dr. Monica L Walker, MD
Specializes in Dermatology, Other
395 Commercial Court; Suite E
Venice, FL
 

Dr. Monica Walker is a specialist in dermatology (skin disorders). She works in Venice, FL. Her areas of expertise include the following: CO2 laser treatment, rosacea, and acne. She attended medical school at Marshall University, Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. Dr. Walker 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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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Botox Injection, CO2 Laser Treatment, Rosacea, Acne, Eye Problems

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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.

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