The Anti Aging and Wellness Clinic is the newest and largest anti-aging facility in Costa Rica. It is staffed by the most experienced anti-aging team in the region under the medical leadership of Dr. Leslie Mesen. The clinic concentrates its treatments in the latest anti-aging technologies, including bio-identical hormone replacement, facial & skin rejuvenation, medical weight loss plus vitamins and supplements to get you where you need to be. The clinic is conveniently located in one of the most trendy parts of Escazu, just blocks away from MultiPlaza Mall, Avenida Escazu and world class hotels like Hotel Intercontinental.
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I get asked this question often during my daily interactions with patients. The answer isn´t really as clear cut as it seems. It all depends on what exactly are we treating. Below I try to answer this elusive question by symptom: I u
A recent New England Journal of Medicine article focuses on a case vignette about a 61 year old gentleman (Martin) who complains of low energy, low libido and a decreased ability to play sports. Martin´s phys
Progesterone is one of the sex hormones and is made in the ovaries before menopause. After menopause, some progesterone is made in the adrenal glands. In a woman, there are many reasons why she can be deficient in progesterone. In fact, symptoms of pr
Dr. Mesen, co-founder and chief medical officer of the leading anti-aging clinic in Costa Rica and much of the Americas, demonstrates the proper method to inject testosterone. This is one of many methods.
We can´t start to talk about dihydrotestosterone (DHT) without first mentioning where it comes from: testosterone. Testosterone is a hormone which basically means it is a chemical that is produced in one part of the body, transported to other parts of the body where i
There are more than 45 million women in the United States that are in some stage of menopause. Menopause is defined as the termination of production of estrogens and progesterone by the ovaries causing one year or more without menstrual bleeding.
The idea by many (including physicians) that since prostate cancer is dependent on testosterone the idea of treating a man with low T to be risky has led to the under treatment of males with hormone replacement therapy. To reach the beginning of this way of thinking you will have to travel back to
DHEA is a multifunctional hormone effecting many cells and tissues throughout the body. DHEA is a precursor to androgens (male hormones) and estrogens (female hormones) and plays a fundamental role in overall hormone balance.