Skin Cancer - Dr Ching

SKIN CANCER – BY DR VERNON CHING, PRECISION AESTHETICS

Skin cancer is the most common cancer and is divided into melanotic cancers that involve pigment and Non-Melanoma skin cancers ( NMSC). NMSCs, mostly squamous cell carcinomas (SCC) and basal cell carcinomas (BCCs), generally occur in the elderly population over 50 years of age, and the incidence is increasing. Research estimates that nonmelanoma skin cancer, […]

Liposuction - Dr Ching

LIPOSUCTION 2019 – BY DR VERNON CHING, PRECISION AESTHETICS

Liposuction in 2019 is vastly different from 10 years ago, and its popularity is still growing worldwide. Body contouring procedures have again taken three of the top five spots as indicated in recent figures from the 2018 ASAPS (American Society of Plastic Surgeons) survey; liposuction was the most common surgical procedure, second only to breast […]

NuAngle’s First African Masterclass in Urogynaecology

Responding to a need from the urogynaecology industry, NuAngle partnered with their product partners Coloplast and the University of the Freestate to host the first African Masterclass in Urogynaecology. Tec Med and Synthec assisted with sponsorships for the workshops held at UFS from the 5th to the 7th July 2018 Industry experts and academics offered […]

NuAngle takes African Masterclass in Aesthetics on the road

NuAngle has always had a passion for uplifting the industry and industry professionals. Together with their product partners, Arthrex, and Dr Hanno Pototschnig, NuAngle hosted an African Masterclass in Aesthetics with a focus on the rejuvenating and regenerative properties of Personalised Cell Therapy. International expert Dr Hanno Pototschnig presented a lecture on the clinical evidence […]

NuAngle launches the Xpella® product range with an innovative reservoir

After extensive research, engineering and testing, NuAngle is proud to launch the Xpella® Constant Vacuum Drainage Reservoir into the South African market. The Xpella® 300 is the first revolutionary development in closed wound drainage in twenty years. Active surgical drainage has always struggled with the fact that as soon as the drainage reservoir started filling, […]

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WHY YOU SHOULD WEAR SUN PROTECTION EVERY SINGLE DAY

South Africa is indeed a very sunny country, which is why we love it (of course). Even during winter we have balmy days that seem to quickly defrost any limbs that might have caught a chill during the evening temperature drop. But all this sun brings its own set of health problems. Skin cancer is […]

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SCARRING – PREVENT & REPAIR

Scars are unavoidable unless you live in a bubble. Life knocks us down, accidents happen, and operations are necessary. Scar tissue replaces normal skin tissue after an injury or wound has occurred. Scar tissue has a different texture as it consists of fibrous collagen and elastin tissue to mend and replace the specialised skin that […]