Blog Archive

Considering Dermaplaning? We Answer All of Your Questions Jul 10th, 2019

It’s no secret that bright, smooth skin is a coveted asset envied by many. The thing is, you need not envy when you can have a phenomenal complexion yourself. At Arthritis & Osteoporosis Clinic in Tyler, Texas, Dr. William Brelsford offers the latest in anti-aging dermatology treatments, including dermaplaning. Dermaplaning...

Finish Off Your Weight-Loss Journey By Banishing Those Stubborn Fat Deposits with SculpSure Jun 14th, 2019

If you’ve been on a weight-loss journey, you know about the many hills, valleys, and roadblocks along the way. According to most dieters, losing the final 10-15 pounds is the toughest part. It may seem that nothing can defeat those final few stubborn pockets of fat. But with SculpSure®, there’s...

What Treatments Can Reverse the Progression of Osteoporosis? May 13th, 2019

More than 53 million people in the United States today suffer from osteoporosis, a potentially debilitating bone disease. Dr. William Brelsford and our staff at the Arthritis & Osteoporosis Clinic in Tyler, Texas, offer a variety of treatments to help you maintain strong, healthy bones for life. May is National...

The Importance of Exercise When You Have Arthritis Apr 22nd, 2019

You may already know that exercise can strengthen the muscles that help protect your joints. But what if you have arthritis? Shouldn’t you avoid causing more joint damage by taking it easy when it comes to exercise? Sort of — but not really. Dr. William Brelsford is a board-certified rheumatologist...

Live in the Body You Desire with SculpSure® Mar 27th, 2019

We live in an exciting time — now more than ever, adults of all ages are embracing a body-positive attitude that allows them to view their bodies through a drama-free lens of appreciation and self-confidence. For a significant number of people, this more centered and sincere approach to self-image and...

6 Factors that Put You at Risk for Developing Osteoporosis Feb 13th, 2019

It’s no secret that the lifestyle choices that keep you active and healthy are the same ones that protect your overall well-being and help reduce your risk of chronic disease. But while you may be mindful of the fact that maintaining a healthy body weight, eating a nutritious diet, staying...

Wondering if Regenerative Therapy Is Right for You? Jan 25th, 2019

Any acute trauma or degenerative disease that affects your soft tissues — particularly the cartilage, tendons, ligaments, and muscles that make up your joints — can lead to ongoing pain that limits your range of motion and mobility. Joint injuries and persistent conditions, such as osteoarthritis, may produce mild discomfort...

3 Reasons SculpSure Body Sculpting Is So Popular Dec 10th, 2018

An ever-growing body of scientific research continues to reveal that the best way to keep your body lean, strong, and healthy is by staying physically active and eating a nutritionally sound diet. But even if you’ve made these tried-and-true strategies a normal part of your everyday life, you may wish...

Why Collagen Is So Important in Maintaining Youthful Features Nov 11th, 2018

Life may hold no guarantees, as the saying goes, but the natural aging process certainly does. Given enough time, even those who’ve been blessed with “good genes” will eventually experience age-related skin changes that lead to sagging, fine lines, and wrinkles.   But what makes these changes inevitable? After all,...

Slim Down Your Trouble Areas with SculpSure Oct 18th, 2018

If your body tends to hold on to stubborn pockets of fat no matter how many calories you cut or how many hours you spend at the gym, you’re not alone. For many adults who work hard to achieve their ideal body weight, it can be frustrating to wind up...

How PRP Can Aid in Healing Injuries Sep 12th, 2018

Sometimes a long-term injury causes so much pain or discomfort that you can’t move normally or lead an active life. You don’t want to mask your pain with medication — you want to heal your body naturally by regenerating new, healthy tissues at the cellular level.  Whether your daily run...

How Pellevé Can Help You Regain a More Youthful Look Aug 16th, 2018

Even if you’ve always been confident in your appearance, growing older can be a real aesthetic game changer. While you probably didn’t stress over the early signs of aging (you may have even felt that those faint fine lines at the corners of your eyes made you look a bit...

Nonsurgical Body Sculpting With SculpSure: Are You a Candidate? Jul 13th, 2018

It takes a lot of work to maintain a healthy body weight these days, especially when time is limited, junk food is everywhere, and the average adult spends most days sitting in a chair. If you’re like most people, you’ve learned that staying active and avoiding common dietary pitfalls may...

Why So Many Adults are Turning to Drug-Free PRP Treatments for Arthritis Jun 19th, 2018

Pain medications may help relieve discomfort caused by arthritis, but they do little to restore joint mobility or slow the progression of the disease. Enter Platelet-rich plasma therapy, the game-changing, all-natural therapy that’s being embraced by arthritis suffers from professional athletes to aging baby boomers.What is platelet-rich plasma (PRP)?Platelets are...

Can Osteoporosis be Prevented? May 22nd, 2018

Aging brings on a host of medical issues as your body can’t keep pace with natural degenerative processes and the years of wear and tear. While there’s no fountain of youth to stop the aging process, we can slow it down, and osteoporosis is a prime example.Here at the Arthritis...

Foods That Can Help You Manage Joint Pain Apr 24th, 2018

If you endure chronic joint pain caused by arthritis or another condition, what have you been eating lately? Dr. William Brelsford of the Arthritis & Osteoporosis Clinic wants to make sure you realize that dietary changes can make a significant difference in managing your joint pain.As part of your customized...

Start Pellevé Now to Tackle Your Cellulite Before Summer Mar 16th, 2018

Every year, summer has a way of creeping up on us very quickly, especially here in Tyler, Texas. As the long pants give way to more summer-appropriate wear, you may be once again faced with cellulite that forces you to continue your winter cover-up routine.Wouldn’t it be great to face...

Why Pellevé Skin Tightening Treatment Has Such a High Satisfaction Rate Mar 15th, 2018

A nonsurgical facelift might sound too good to be true, but Pellevé® offers just that. The noninvasive treatment takes less than an hour and brings quick, lasting results. Whether a particular aspect of your face leads you to feel self-conscious when you look in the mirror, or you’d like an...

Living With Arthritis: Pain Management Techniques Feb 28th, 2018

More than 1 in 8 Americans deal with chronic pain due to arthritis and related conditions. That’s over 36 million sufferers nationwide. Over-the-counter and prescription pain medication and anti-inflammatories can play a role in pain management, particularly when arthritis pain is occasional. When stiffness and aches persist, prolonged use of...

Turning Back the Years with Pelleve Nov 13th, 2017

For men and women across the country, looking youthful is an incredibly important pursuit. As the years fly by and skin becomes looser and wrinkles deepen, many of us find looking into the mirror increasingly intimidating. Diminishing the appearance of these wrinkles and tightening saggy skin is an uphill battle...

Attaining Your Ideal Shape with Sculpsure Oct 12th, 2017

For active men and women on a rigorous diet and exercise regimen, there are few moments as equally exhilarating and tense as stepping on the bathroom scale. Regardless of whether it’s a weekly or monthly weigh-in, those nervous seconds as the read-out fluctuate up and down can be downright harrowing....