The Principles and Practice of Antiaging Medicine for the Clinical Physician

The Principles and Practice of Antiaging Medicine for the Clinical Physician

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This book takes a whole new perspective concerning the approach to treating aging process. Most doctors feel they have no other options but to operate on the physical processes that occur as we grow older. Now, for the first time, there is another scientific approach that impacts on the causes of aging and not just on the effects.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 310 pages
  • 156 x 234 x 19.05mm | 752.96g
  • Gistrup, Denmark
  • English
  • 8792329438
  • 9788792329431
  • 3,530,187

Table of contents

Preface Acknowledgments Introduction: Anti-Aging and Cosmetics Surgery: "The Connection" Chapter 1: TheSeven Basic Clinical Concepts of Anti-Aging Medicine and the Aging Equation Chapter 2: Theories of Aging Old and New Concepts of the Aging Process Chapter 3: Biomarkers of Aging Chapter 4: DNA: The Core of Our Aging Blueprint Chapter 5: Diet and Aging Chapter 6: Exercise and Aging Chapter 7: Skin and Aging The Cosmeceutical Approach Chapter 8: Hormones Basic Concepts and Cell Signaling Chapter 9: Hormones Balancing and Restoring Hormone Levels Chapter 10: Observing the Aging Body Through the Eyes of the Anti-Aging Clinician and the Cosmetic Surgeon Chapter 11: Anti-Aging Treatment: Overview Chapter 12: Introducing Anti-Aging Medicine into the Cosmetic Surgery Practice Chapter 13: Anti-Aging Technologies Present and Future Trends Chapter 14: Stem Cell Utility in Anti-Aging Medicine: Focus on the Tissue Microenvironment Resources Sample Core Age Management Programme Additional Recommended Reading Credits Index
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About Vincent C. Giampapa

Dr. Vincent C. Giampapa is a Board Certified Plastic Reconstructive Surgeon and Assistant Clinical Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He is the Director of the Plastic Surgery Center Internationale and The Giampapa Institute for Anti-Aging Medical Therapy. Dr. Giampapa received his M.D. degree from Mt. Sinai Medical School in New York City, New York and continued his medical training in aesthetic plastic surgery. Upon becoming a certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Giampapa completed a year of microsurgery and hand fellowship at New York University Medical Center. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a Founding Member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine and served as President of the American Board of Anti-Aging Medicine. He was one of the first Board Certified anti-aging aesthetic plastic surgeons in the world. Over the past seven years, Dr. Giampapa has been featured in many radio and television programs, including Phil Donahue, Joan Rivers, Geraldo Rivers and the McLaughlin Report. He has also published numerous articles in both national and international plastic surgical journals as well as book chapters. He has been features in many articles in both national and international magazines concerning cosmetic surgery and new surgical techniques. Dr. Giampapa has served as Research Fellow for such other prestigious institutes as Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City and has been the Director of Microsurgery and Re-plantation Surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. His writings have been published in numerous academic journals including the Annals of Plastic Surgery, the Journal of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery as well as the Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery. He has also served as a consultant for NASA in reference to the robotic arm of the space shuttle. His research has been published in technical journal formats as well as genetic engineering journals and other research publications. He has been awarded over a dozen patents from the United States Government for unique cell culture delivery techniques as well as new drug delivery systems, and surgical instrument designs. Dr. Giampapa is well known in the United States, Latin America and Europe where he lectures regularly. He is recognized as an innovator in new cosmetic and surgical techniques and surgical instrumentation.
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