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

Archives

How Common is Labiaplasty?

By Dr. Ryan Diederich I find it remarkable how open patients are with their friends about the concerns they have, whether it be wrinkles they are unhappy with, how they would like to change breast size or appearance, the skin laxity from children, or localized adipose tissue (fat deposits). However, we see patients for labiaplasty …

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Tummy Tuck: Full vs Mini

A tummy tuck, or abdominoplasty, is the best way to remove excess skin on the abdomen. At MidAmerica Plastic Surgery, this is one of our most common procedures. Dr. Diederich, our board certified plastic surgeon, performs a more advanced version of a tummy tuck that does not require the use of drains! Did you know …

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How I Became a Plastic Surgeon

Regularly I’m asked, “Why did you become a Plastic Surgeon?”   My path in medicine definitely follows an unusual but amazing course, for which I’m thankful. When I was younger, I was fortunate enough to get a job at Egyptian Hills Marina, now called, The Resort at Egyptian Hills, at Lake of Egypt in Southern …

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What is Diastasis Recti and How to Fix It

Diastasis Recti There are many changes that come with pregnancy. Morning sickness, weight gain, and a new baby to name a few. One thing that many people don’t think about, or even know about sometimes, is Diastasis Recti. As the baby needs more room to grow, the abdominal muscles stretch to accommodate this. This does …

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Learn more about Dr. Diederich’s positions with local and national medical groups!

Dr. Diederich constantly strives for continuing education and community involvement. As a result, he is a member of several medical societies and associations. He also holds several positions within these organizations. He has most recently been elected as the 2020 Second Vice President of the Southern Illinois Medical Association. This association was founded in 1874 …

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Why your BMI matters

We always try to ask at least these two questions during your initial phone conversation.  The first is “Are you at a consistent or goal weight?” The second is “What is your BMI?” We have a few different reasons for asking these questions. 1. It keeps you safe. If you have a BMI that is …

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Gift Card Special! December 6th, 2019 ONLY.

We are excited to announce our 2019 Annual Gift Card Special! Woohoo. On Friday, December 6th, you will be able to purchase a gift card to The Spa at MidAmerica in Glen Carbon, IL for 10% off! This special is great to take advantage of if you are knocking out some Christmas shopping or prepping …

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Multiple Options in One Location

At MidAmerica Plastic Surgery and The Spa at MidAmerica, we provide a wide variety of services under one roof. Our mission is to provide our patients with the best services possible, and part of that, is to be able to connect the patient with the procedure that would best fit them.  Breast Most of our …

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Dr. Diederich Attends Peer-To-Peer Seminar

Dr. Ryan Diederich was excited to attend a peer-to-peer seminar about the latest advancements in breast augmentation. Eight board certified plastic surgeons spanning coast-to-coast were invited to attend this exciting session led by Dr. Brad Calobrace. This two day session was an amazing opportunity for a select few experts to discuss cases and experiences in …

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Never stop improving

Dr. Ryan S. Diederich, together with the top plastic surgeons and vendors from around the world, recently attended the 46th annual meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery hosted in New York City. This premier meeting covering minimally invasive and cosmetic surgery procedures is an exceptional opportunity …

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