Callingwood Crossing Medical Clinic Family Clinic, Comprehensive Medical Care
Callingwood Crossing Medical Clinic has been serving patients in Edmonton’s west end for more than 25 years. They are proud to be patient-centred, dynamic, team-based and accessible, which results in the best possible medical care for you and your family. The practice currently has nine family physicians who are all highly qualified, warm and caring people who come together as a seamless and integrated team to provide you with the best care and most up-to-date treatment options available.
No need to run all over town, have your prescriptions filled at our convenient on-site pharmacy.
Online booking is coming soon! Appointments can still be made over the phone at (780) 444-0350.
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Callingwood Crossing Medical Clinic can be your medical home with family physicians as well as educated and experienced specialists in areas including family medicine, women’s health, complex care, sports medicine, geriatrics, pediatrics and dermatology. Our clinic is also part of a large referral network that provides our patients with easy access to qualified and experienced specialists in internal medicine, endocrinology, cardiology, oncology, physiotherapy, optometry and more.
- On-Site Pharmacist
- Chronic Disease Management Nurse
- Medical Aesthetics Specialist
Callingwood Crossing Medical clinic is pleased to introduce a novel laser therapy for Vaginal health: the MonaLisa Touch®. This new treatment helps to restore changes in vaginal health that affect women at any age, primarily between 40-65 years. This ground-breaking technology uses a gentle laser to deliver controlled energy to the vaginal wall tissue. It restores vaginal health by generating new collagen, elastin and vascularization. The MonaLisa Touch procedure is quick, requires no anaesthesia and is now available to patients at our clinic.
The MonaLisa Touch® is Health Canada and FDA approved. It’s a non-hormonal, non-surgical treatment that can be administered in our clinic.
The Mona Lisa Touch:
- Restores natural lubrication
- Relieves vaginal burning, itching, pain and odour
- Stabilizes the urgency, frequency of urinary incontinence
- Improves intimacy and confidence between couples
- In-office procedure that takes only five minutes per treatment
- Requires no anesthesia
- Symptom relief after just one treatment
Frequently Asked Questions
Even with the passage of time, many women still retain their youthful energy and enthusiasm, but post-menopausal changes can affect a woman's quality of life in unexpected ways. Now, there is a gentle laser therapy that can help millions of women who are silently suffering.
What is the MonaLisa Touch?
The MonaLisa Touch is a gentle laser therapy that delivers controlled energy to the vaginal wall tissue. It restores vaginal health by generating new collagen, elastin and vascularization. The MonaLisa Touch was first available outside the US where thousands of patients have been treated worldwide.
How does it work?
The MonaLisa Touch uses gentle laser energy that is delivered via a side-firing probe inserted into the vaginal canal. A two-part pulse targets surface (epithelial) tissue and deep (lamina propria) tissue to promote vaginal mucosal revitalization.
Does the procedure hurt?
The procedure requires no anesthesia. Some patients may experience some discomfort the first time the probe is inserted, but the actual treatment is not painful. Many patients report that it feels like a gentle vibration.
How long does it take?
Patients receive three treatments, spaced six weeks apart, which each take less than five minutes to perform.
When will I see results?
Most patients feel improvement after the very first treatment, although the procedure calls for three treatments that are generally spaced over an18-week period.
How long does it last?
Patients should expect to come back annually for a maintenance treatment.*
*Your doctor will determine with you if follow up treatments are required.
What are my limitations after the procedure is done?
Patients should refrain from sexual activity for 2-3 days. Your doctor will determine a post-procedure regimen that is right for you.
For which patients is this treatment appropriate?
The MonaLisa Touch is appropriate for any female suffering from issues from a decline in estrogen, as well as those who are experiencing symptoms as a result of a hysterectomy or breast cancer treatments.
How much will the procedure cost?
Please book a consultation with one of our doctors.
Is this procedure safe for women with breast cancer?
Yes, the MonaLisa Touch therapy is particularly well suited for patients who cannot, or prefer not to receive estrogen therapy.
Will the procedure be covered by insurance?
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