Newspaper tabloids are full of horror stories about plastic surgery scarring. Scarring is a fear for many of our patients. Let’s put aside all the drama and take a look at the facts and what you can expect after your surgery.
What is a scar?
A scar is part of your body’s natural healing response to skin damage. In their mildest form, […]
What is a Tummy Tuck, and is it Right for me?
Most Americans see a flat stomach as a sign of health and beauty and a sagging one as a sign of age or ill health. A tummy tuck, known medically as an abdominoplasty, can correct loose fat and skin around the abdomen and help stitch loose muscles together to create […]
Many women, at some point in their lives, consider some form of cosmetic surgery. One procedure that many women consider is breast augmentation surgery. For many women, a lifetime of feeling like they do not meet societal expectations are the reason they seek out this procedure. Other women lose a significant amount of weight, and because of this, their breast […]
Some patients that come to us think that we can make permanent changes to the body and gain eternal youth from plastic surgery. This view is fueled by reports of celebrity plastic surgeries. Sadly, this is not the case. Plastic surgery covers a wide range of procedures and many of them are not permanent. Your body will continue to age […]
Plastic surgery, especially cosmetic plastic surgery, has a history of glamor. We all like to look and feel more attractive and youthful. However, before you run out to get a procedure done, you must know some important things about plastic surgery. Plastic surgery isn’t like getting […]
Plastic surgery is often thought of as being something quick and simple. Most procedures are, but they are still surgeries. That means that recovery time is needed to allow the body to heal and that your body may experience some symptoms during this process. We want to go over […]