Category Archives: Plastic Surgery Information

Plastic Surgery Information

  • 08Oct

    Many times patients come in to see us and are great candidates for breast augmentation however, they are very worried about surgery. Since breast enhancement is an elective medical procedure, patients are often healthy with no medical problems.  These patients have not been to the doctor for more than an earache and have certainly not … Continue reading Breast Augmentation Story

  • 21Sep

    AGING EYES – Can We Really See a Difference? Aging eyes can sometimes be the first indication that you do not look as young as you used to, or look as young as you feel. Not everyone’s eyes age in the same, each patient has a unique set of concerns and attributes. Blepharoplasty, eye surgery … Continue reading AGING EYES

  • 16Sep

    Does Botox Actually Rejuvenate Skin? A study in HealthDay News reports that new research on Botox injections suggests it may actually rejuvenate the skin! The anti-aging treatments may turn back the clock on facial skin itself, aiding its elasticity and pliability and its ability to stretch and recoil. Botox treatment  seems to promote production of … Continue reading Does Botox Actually Rejuvenate Skin?

  • 06Aug

    Fat grafting gives the finishing touch to facelift surgery. Having fat grafting done at the same time as the facelift offers several advantages for facial rejuvenation. While Facelift surgery will reposition the soft tissues of the face to counteract the effects of gravity, the procedure alone will not add volume the face for a more … Continue reading Finishing Touch to Facelift Surgery

  • 03Aug

    Can Botox treat depression? We all know that Botox is expanding its realm for areas it can treat and improve, but can Botox really affect the mental as well as the physical? Botulinum toxin A appears to be effective at relieving depression, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis. According to Ajay Parsaik, MD, of … Continue reading Botox to Treat Depression?

  • 27Jul

    Weight Loss Surgeries Increase Plastic Surgery Procedures Weight loss (bariatric) surgery is a booming business today, and doctors now say that’s leading to an increase in certain plastic surgery procedures. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons released its annual report on what’s hot in cosmetic procedures. The report found that in 2014, procedures associated with … Continue reading Weight Loss Surgeries

  • 20Jul

    Does Beauty Influence Behavior, Good or Bad? Does beauty really influence our behavior in society? When it comes to what people find beautiful in themselves and others, what role does beauty really play in society, and how much influence does it have on all of us? Is low self-esteem related to aggression, antisocial behavior, and … Continue reading Does Beauty Influence Behavior?

  • 13Jul

    Plastic Surgery Trends that are Gaining Momentum Plastic surgery trends that are gaining momentum may not be what you expect. Currently Liposuction and breast augmentation are still the most commonly performed procedures, but plastic surgeons said that cultural shifts and breakthroughs in science have recently boosted the popularity of some less well-known procedures. Doctors who … Continue reading Plastic Surgery Trends

  • 22Jun

    When we think about New York vs Los Angeles and the differences between them, what really comes to mind? Lifestyle? Industry? Or plastic surgery? According to the Hollywood Reporter It’s very clear who has a “New York face” and who has an “Los Angeles face” among over-40 females. “In New York, my patients want to … Continue reading New York vs Los Angeles

  • 15Jun

    Google Glass and plastic surgery? What is the connection? Google Glass may seem like a just another tech fad however, a recent article published in the official medical journal for the American Society of Plastic Surgeons points out that the operating room may be one of the places we can expect to see this gadget … Continue reading Google Glass and Plastic Surgery?