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How to Get Rid of Scars
Getting rid of scars is a common desire for many patients with numerous or large scars. Knowing what's possible when it comes to scar reduction can help you set realistic expectations for your treatment.
What to Expect from Cosmetic Surgery
While every cosmetic procedure is different, the process to enhance your appearance is consistent.
Considering Breast Reduction? Know These 7 Things About Surgery
From the process to the procedures, a plastic surgeon outlines everything you need to know before undergoing breast reduction surgery.
New Technology More Beautiful Skin
Lots of people struggle with skin issues such as acne, the signs of aging, and unwanted hair. The Iowa Clinic now offers a highly effective, non-surgical solution.
Breakthrough Laser Technology Leads to Beautiful Skin
Lots of people struggle with skin issues such as acne, wrinkles, brown spots and unwanted hair. Laser treatments are an effective, non-surgical solution to remove hair and imperfections.
Life After Breast Cancer: What are Your Reconstruction Options?
Moving on after breast cancer surgery means making one last decision about your breasts.
Two Weeks from Diagnosis to Surgery
Like many women, West Des Moines' Courtney Bell, 35, didn't perform the recommended monthly self-exams on her breasts. But on a Saturday morning in October 2013, something told her she should.
Cancer Survivor Inspires Patients in Nepal
Declared cancer-free earlier this year, Sarah Coy joined the recent Above + Beyond Cancer mission trip to Nepal – with financial support from The Iowa Clinic Healthcare Foundation.
“Healthy” With Cancer
Like many healthy women, Janna Foels, 46, delayed having her first mammogram.
Not Every Breast Cancer Patient Has Risk Factors
Even the best possible health history, lifestyle, and preventive medicine can't protect you from breast cancer.
Three Weeks From Diagnosis to Surgery
A busy mom of two gets a scary diagnosis.