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We found 8 providers matching chemodenervation and who accept Gold Compass Balanced 0 near Austin, TX.

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Dr. Soe Myint Aung, MD
Specializes in Neurophysiology, Neuromuscular Medicine, Neurology, Sleep Medicine
711 W 38th Street; Building E-1
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Soe Aung's areas of specialization are neurophysiology, neuromuscular medicine, and osteopathic manipulative medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Aung is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. Before performing his residency at Duke University Hospital, Dr. Aung attended the University of Medicine 1, Yangon and the University of Medicine 2, Yangon for medical school. Dr. Aung is conversant in Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Osceola Regional Medical Center, Bayfront Health Punta Gorda, and OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Restless Leg Syndrome, Radiculopathy, Neck Pain, Multiple Sleep Latency Test, Lower Back Pain, ... (Read more)

Dr. Ammar Moin Ahmed, MD
Specializes in Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Adolescent Medicine
313 E 12th Street; Suite 101
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Ammar Ahmed's specialties are dermatology (skin disorders) and adolescent medicine. He studied medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Parkland Health & Hospital System. In his practice, Dr. Ahmed focuses on cosmetic treatments and botox injection. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and TriWest, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Ahmed is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Warts, Allergy Skin Testing, Botox Injection, Cosmetic Treatments, Acne

Dr. Stephanie Michael Vertrees, MD
Specializes in Neuromuscular Medicine, Neurology
711 W 38th Street; Suite E1
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Stephanie Vertrees' specialties are neuromuscular medicine and neurology (brain & spinal cord disease). Dr. Vertrees takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. She attended the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. She has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Rising Stars. Dr. Vertrees speaks Spanish. She is affiliated with Scott & White Healthcare.

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Relevant Interests: , Botox injection

All Interests: Cluster Headache, Botox Injection, Tension Headache, Chronic Migraine, Nerve Block, Trigger Points, ... (Read more)

Dr. Michael Scott Haydon, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
3003 Bee Cave Road; Suite 203
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Michael Haydon is a specialist in plastic surgery. He works in Austin, TX. After attending the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Dr. Haydon's clinical interests include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. His patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Haydon's professional affiliations include Private Practice and Seton Healthcare Family.

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Relevant Interests: , botulinum toxin injection

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

Dr. David Walker Morledge, MD
Specializes in Neurology
711 W 38th Street; Building F
Austin, TX
 

Dr. David Morledge is a neurologist in Austin, TX. The average patient rating for Dr. Morledge is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Morledge accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. After attending Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and Arizona Health Sciences Center. Dr. Morledge has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 97
  • Uninsured Cost: $350 - $681
  • Medicare Cost: $139 - $208
Dr. Paul Creighton Hobar, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
911 W 38th Street; Suite 101
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Paul Hobar is a specialist in plastic surgery. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among Dr. Hobar's clinical interests: eyelid surgery, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). He is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family and Medical City Hospital (Dallas). He is in-network for Coventry, Parkland Community Health Plan, United Healthcare Choice, and more. He graduated from the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Parkland Health & Hospital System. Dr. Hobar has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , botulinum toxin injection

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

Dr. Juan Manuel Latorre, MD
Specializes in Physiatry
1015 E. 32nd Street; Suite 306
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Juan Latorre is a specialist in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). He works in Austin, TX. After attending Pontifical Xavierian University Faculty of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 16
  • Uninsured Cost: $534
  • Medicare Cost: $191
Dr. Hana Aubrechtova, MD
Specializes in Neurology
711 W 38th Street; Building F
Austin, TX
 

Dr. Hana Aubrechtova works as a neurologist in Austin, TX. Dr. Aubrechtova is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. She is professionally affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 29
  • Uninsured Cost: $350 - $514
  • Medicare Cost: $133 - $188

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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.