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: 8 a.m.–5 p.m
Tuesday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–7 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–4 p.m.

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Why choose an in-office procedure?

Dr. Diederich is able to offer several procedures to be completed in the office rather than in the OR. This includes upper blepharoplasty, earlobe repair, mini tummy tuck, select liposuction cases, etc. These procedures are chosen because they are typically less invasive than procedures completed in the OR. They also do not require full anesthesia. …

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Brow Lift vs. Eyelid Surgery: Which Is Right for You?

Between Zoom meetings and wearing masks for the last 14 months, many of us have become more aware of our appearance, specifically around our eyes and forehead. Crow’s feet, sagging eyelids, and furrowed brows are some of the more common areas of concern that we’ve been hearing about at MidAmerica Plastic Surgery and The Spa …

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Filler + COVID Vaccine: What You Need to Know

Have you had the COVID-19 vaccine? And If no, do you plan to receive the COVID-19 vaccine? We are currently recommending that patients wait a minimum of 4 weeks before or after getting their COVID-19 vaccine to receive filler at The Spa at MidAmerica. There have only been a few incidences noted where patients have …

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Modified Business Hours: Week of 3/15/21-3/19/21

Our hours of operation will be slightly adjusted on 3/17/2021 and 3/19/2021. Normal hours of operation will resume on 3/22/2021. If you need to reach us, leave a message at 618-288-7855 and someone will reach out on the next business day. If it is an emergency, our after hour exchange will be available as well. …

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Which laser treatment at The Spa is best for you?

We know it can be intimidating to schedule an appointment if you are not exactly sure what you need. If you are in this situation, know that our providers are here to help you make the decision that will best align with your skin goals. In a complimentary consultation, you will have the opportunity to …

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Learn about Laura McKinzie, FNP-BC

Laura McKinzie is a Nurse Practitioner who specializes in procedures related to skin concerns and skin cancers. She attended Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and received her RN-BSN degree in 2009 and her Masters of Science in Nursing in 2012. She has been employed by MidAmerica Plastic Surgery since 2013. In the office, Laura performs skin …

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Office Closing at 1p.m. on 2/15/2021

We have made the decision to close MidAmerica Plastic Surgery at 1 p.m. and The Spa at MidAmerica at 12 p.m. for the safety of our team and our patients. We will update this post as further updates become available, as well as post updates on our social media linked below. You may call us …

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The Spa Glow Peel Pads

The Spa has added a new skin care product to our inventory that is getting a lot of hype! The Spa Glow Peel Pads is a one-step mini chemical peel that patients can take home with them to brighten and tighten the skin. The product contains 60 single-use pads that can be applied to the …

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FAQs: Breast Augmentation

How do we choose size?  During your 90 minute consultation, we will try on implants and place your image on the VECTRA 3D imaging machine. These two methods combined allow us to work together in finding a size that will get you to your goals while keeping safety in mind. Are implants safe? Breast implants …

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