MidAmerica Plastic Surgery: Ryan Diederich, MD
4955 South State Route 159 #1
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
(618) 288-7855
Monday: 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–12 p.m.

The Spa at MidAmerica Plastic Surgery
4955 South State Route 159 #1
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
(618) 307-6233
Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m.–7 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m.

Category Archives: Beauty

Combining Treatments To Minimize Scarring

Stacking treatments is a huge topic in the aesthetic industry at the moment. Let’s face it, if you’re wishing your result was better, your provider is thinking the same thing, and furthermore, they’re most likely looking towards the next treatment option to achieve the best result. Combining multiple treatments will help both patients and providers …

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Level Up With Lasers

2024 is the year to take your medical spa treatments to the next level. Injectables, such as filler, BOTOX, and Sculptra are incredibly beneficial to the anti-aging process, but your skin quality needs to be addressed alongside these treatments. This is where lasers come into the picture. As we age, it’s fairly common to notice …

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Avéli: A Cellulite Reduction Treatment

At MidAmerica Plastic Surgery and The Spa at MidAmerica, we are excited to announce a new service, Avéli! As stated on their website, Avéli delivers a long-term reduction in the appearance of cellulite in the buttocks and thighs for a wide variety of women covering the full spectrum of cellulite complexity.  While many treatments approach …

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5 Things to know about your Arm Lift Surgery

At MidAmerica Plastic Surgery, we offer several different ways to accomplish your dream body goals. The quest for well-toned arms goes beyond just hitting the gym; sometimes, it requires a little extra help. A brachioplasty, also known as an arm lift, improves the appearance of the arms by removing excess skin and fat. Arm lift …

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Ghost Your Wrinkles With Boo-Tox Specials

Halloween is just around the corner, and while you're busy planning your costume and the perfect way to scare your friends and family, why not also treat yourself to a little "Boo-tox" to keep the fine lines and wrinkles away? On October 26th, The Spa will be offering discounted vials of BOTOX and Dysport. Ghost …

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The Misconception About Plastic Surgery

Addressing Common Plastic Surgery Misconceptions  "Plastic Surgery" is a term that is often accompanied by associations with vanity, superficiality, and the desire for physical perfection. One of my favorite plastic surgery statements is "I've never seen good plastic surgery results"...You're right...you don’t see them. Great results should be imperceptible and look natural.  We see it …

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Neuromodulators: Treatment Areas & Their Benefits

Neuromodulators, such as Botox, Dysport, Xeomin, and Daxxify, are aesthetic injections commonly used for both prevention and correction of fine lines and wrinkles. The quick and fairly painless procedure are utilized for cosmetic reasons, as well as medical purposes. These treatments involve injecting neurotoxins into specific muscles, resulting in temporary muscle relaxation and a reduction …

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Anti-Aging Treatments For The Eyes

August is all about the eyes! The Spa offers a variety of products to treat various aspects, whether that be dark circles, puffiness, fine lines, wrinkles, hollows, droopy lids, or eyelash growth. We decided to ask our providers what their go-to products were for treating and preventing early signs of aging around the eyes. Combining …

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Trifecta of Youth: Sculptra, Filler & Neurotoxin

Trifecta of Youth: Combining Treatments   Combining dermal fillers with other medical spa treatments like Sculptra and neurotoxin can provide enhanced results and address multiple aesthetic concerns simultaneously. Picture it like the layers of a wedding cake: structure, filling, and icing. The combination of the three components produces the ideal cake, and the same applies to …

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