Losing a significant amount of weight can be an accomplishment to be proud of, as well as giving yourself the gift of a healthier body. Becoming healthy and being proud of the skin you are in, can help your confidence and self-esteem soar. Unfortunately, for many people, that excitement and that moment when they stepRead More
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Product Spotlight: CoolSculpting
Body contouring has quickly become an increasingly popular cosmetic procedure, both for effectiveness and the lower risk than a surgical procedure. With today’s new and innovative technology, CoolSculpting provides the option for a minimally-invasive, and painless fat reduction procedure. Patients are turning to it more and more, as it is more accessible than surgery andRead More
What to Look For in a Pediatric Plastic Surgeon?
All children become sick or injured at some point, and most of those problems can be examined and treated by a pediatrician. However, pediatricians are not the only type of doctor with special training for treating children. A pediatric plastic surgeon is qualified to treat children who need surgery to fix a deformity caused byRead More
Medical Reasons to See a Plastic Surgeon
Plastic surgery has become increasingly popular over the years among both men and women opting for procedures for a number of reasons, including: boosting confidence and self-esteem, medical reasons, health reasons, reconstructive reasons, and aesthetic/enhancement reasons. To be clear, plastic surgery is a broad term which encompasses a vast number of different surgical procedures. TheseRead More
Is there an Age Limit to Mommy Makeovers?
Mothers are the true heroes of the world. There are many times as a mother, where you might not be thinking about yourself. Understand that being a mom, and sacrificing things for your children or partners, comes with the territory. While it can be tough to maintain a healthy image or weight, there are stillRead More
Craniofacial Surgeons vs. Plastic Surgeon
Unlike other medical procedures (like hip or knee surgery), plastic surgery can be one of the most misunderstood surgical procedures in the healthcare industry. While it is true that many people undergo plastic surgery for purely cosmetic and aesthetic reasons, popular culture and general misconceptions tend to use the terms plastic and cosmetic surgery interchangeably.Read More
Tummy Tuck vs. CoolSculpting
Whether your exercise routine isn’t getting you the total results you desire, or your body has gone through major changes from weight loss, not losing stubborn fat can be distressing and frustrating. Feeling uncomfortable about your body image can have serious psychological effects, such as a lack of confidence in our bodies, and low self-esteem.Read More
What is Brachydactyly?
We are all born different and unique. People have different hair, eyes, and an overall unique genetic make-up. Being different is what makes us who we are, so we may as well embrace it, right? We are not perfect, as we all have our own quirks and problems that we are born with, or developRead More
Correcting Old Breast Augmentations
Revision breast augmentation is a surgical option available to women who are not happy with the look or feel of their breasts from a previous surgical procedure. For many patients, size is the issue, whether too small, or too big. Some people decide to change the type of breast implant, or have them removed altogetherRead More
Breast Lifts and Pregnancy: Are There any Risks?
Our skin tends to lose its elasticity as we get older, and not just on our faces. This also happens around the breast area, but pregnancy can also be a big factor for saggy breasts. As a result, many women may notice a change in their breasts before and after their pregnancy. For women withRead More