MidAmerica Plastic Surgery: Ryan Diederich, MD
4955 South State Route 159 #1
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
(618) 288-7855
Monday & Wednesday: 7 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday: 8 a.m.–5 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.

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Beetlejuice: Cantharidin Wart Removal

Do you struggle with warts? Although harmless, warts can be bothersome and unattractive to many individuals. Unfortunately, many people will have at least one wart in their lifetime. Fortunately, medical advancements over the last several years have introduced a variety of treatment options that have become available to safely, yet effectively, remove warts from the skin.   Freezing …

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Upneeq Now Available at The Spa at MidAmerica

The newest product offered at The Spa at MidAmerica Plastic Surgery, located just outside of St. Louis, MO in Glen Carbon, IL, is Upneeq. Upneeq is a prescribed eyedrop for acquired ptosis, more commonly known as low-lying lids. The level of severity of acquired ptosis varies, from mild to severe. Patients of each stage can …

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Ease Procedure Pain & Anxiety with Pro-Nox

Dealing with anxiety leading up to your in-office procedure? Don’t be. The team at MidAmerica Plastic Surgery is committed to providing our patients with a positive experience from the moment they walk through our door. To help ease our patient’s anxiety and discomfort during minimally invasive treatments in-office, we are happy to offer the Pro-Nox …

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The Skin Clinic at MidAmerica Plastic Surgery

For individuals in St. Louis and the southern Illinois area who are looking to address skin concerns, we recommend paying a visit to The Skin Clinic at MidAmerica Plastic Surgery. Under the direction of Dr. Ryan Diederich, our clinic team is driven to provide exceptional care for patients suffering from common skin concerns. Our clinic …

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Dr. Diederich: NewBeauty Top Doctor 2022

MidAmerica Plastic Surgery is thrilled to announce that Dr. Ryan Diederich has been named a Top Doctor of 2022 by NewBeauty Magazine! If you’ve read our previous blog, What Does It Mean To Be A Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon and Why Is It Important you already know that choosing a board-certified plastic surgeon is a step …

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What Men Should Know About Gynecomastia Surgery

As plastic surgery continues to grow in popularity, more and more individuals are becoming increasingly transparent about undergoing cosmetic procedures, including men. According to statistics reported by The Aesthetic Society, over 28,000 men underwent gynecomastia surgery in 2021.  What is Gynecomastia? Gynecomastia is a common medical condition in which a man’s breasts become enlarged or …

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Premier Member Appreciation Event!

We are so appreciative of our Premier Members for their ongoing support of The Spa at MidAmerica. To show our appreciation, we are hosting a members-only happy hour event on Wednesday, June 29th 5:30-7:30p.m. at Global Brew Tap House in Edwardsville, IL! Premier Members will be able to meet up and chat with our provider …

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Our Favorite SPFs

Did you know that May 27th is National Sunscreen Day? This day is dedicated to bringing awareness to the protection that sunscreen offers from the sun’s harmful UV rays. The Spa at MidAmerica Plastic Surgery, located in Glen Carbon, IL is committed to educating our patients on the importance of protecting their skin from harmful …

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Common Types of Skin Cancer

May is Skin Cancer Awareness month! The purpose of Skin Cancer Awareness month is to bring attention to the dangers of skin cancer and educate individuals on ways to prevent it. According to skincancer.org, over five million individuals are diagnosed with skin cancer every year in the United States, making it the most common form …

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How We’re Helping Patients Reach Their Goals

Are you considering cosmetic surgery, but having a hard time achieving a healthy BMI? If you have read our blog, Why Your BMI Matters you already know why having a BMI under 30 is recommended before a surgical procedure. A BMI over 30 can increase your risk of complications, affect results, and even alter your …

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