Category Archives: Plastic Surgery Information

Plastic Surgery Information

  • 27Oct

    Today on Good Morning America, there was a story about a woman that had her breast implants removed and replaced with new implants.  After the second surgery, she had a symmastia, otherwise known as “uniboob”.  Symmastia after breast augmentation is an undesirable result which occurs when implants come to close to the midline of the … Continue reading “Uniboob” is extremely rare.

  • 25Oct

    Vertical Tampa Bay recently celebrated their 2nd Anniversary with a fabulous, sweet, artistic event at the Florida Museum of Photographic Art.  The event was also the premier for Leslie Joy Original. Take a look at the video and find out what “Vertical” means to me. http://vimeo.com/30881650

  • 12Oct

    In response to recent reports of issues and even deaths resulting from plastic surgery, The American Society of Plastic Surgeon has launched a patient safety campaign to inform the public of the dangers of having cosmetic procedures performed by unqualified or under-qualified doctors. What is a Plastic Surgeon? Of particular concern to the organization is … Continue reading American Society of Plastic Surgeons Launches Educational Campaign

  • 03Oct

    Too often in this busy, busy world we forget to take time and thank those that we appreciate.  A simple “Thank You” is often forgotten.  Dr. Aguiar, myself, and staff decided to stop, take a moment and let our clients know how much we appreciate them.  On September 20, 2011, Aguiar Plastic Surgery hosted a … Continue reading Aguiar Plastic Surgery Appreciates It’s Clients

  • 21Sep

    Plastic Surgery in the Golden Years Men and women of all age groups are having elective plastic surgery & cosmetic surgery, however there is a rising number of people opting to improve their appearance in their 60s, 70s and even 80s. Americans are living longer and are more active. . Additionally, medical breakthroughs mean that people enjoying … Continue reading Plastic Surgery in the Golden Years

  • 26Aug

    A recent study by the ISAPS shows an alarming increase in complications from surgeries performed abroad by doctors who are not certified by established medical boards.

  • 29Jun

    It is exciting that our industry continues to change and improve.  In the next few years, the Autologous and Stem Cell enriched products are going to be researched, studied, and developed.  I have to say that I wasn’t incredibly impressed with the before and after photos here.  I think you can get a much better … Continue reading FDA Okays First Autologous Filler for Smile Lines

  • 07Jun

    Plastic surgery for children….. even before hearing the arguments most of us would immediately answer; “It’s ridiculous!” “It’s wrong!” But there are many parents who feel it will help their children live a happier life. But is this a trend that is pushed by plastic surgeons who are setting aside their morals in order to … Continue reading Going Too Far…..?

  • 26May

    Dr. Aguiar of Aguiar Plastic Surgery in Tampa Florida talks about the best sites for plastic surgery information.

  • 10Feb

    The “Other” side of plastic surgery is actually the “Original” side of plastic surgery.  Plastic surgery has been performed for 100’s of years.  The word plastic means “capable of being molded or modeled.”  Human tissue is considered to be “plastic” as it can be molded or modeled.  The definition of plastic surgery is “surgery done … Continue reading It’s not just about eyes, thighs, and bigger breasts