Category Archives: Selecting a Plastic Surgeon

Selecting a Plastic Surgeon

  • 11Feb

    A couple months ago there was an article in Redbook magazine called, 7 Secrets Plastic Surgeons Tell Their Friends. I thought it was pretty funny and just wanted to put my 2 cents in on these subjects. Yes, I realize that I am NOT a plastic surgeon. However, 15 years in the field does allow … Continue reading 7 Secrets Plastics Surgeons Only Tell Their Friends

  • 09Feb

    Turn Around Bright Eyes! Now that you have that song in your head, (sorry) it’s worth mentioning that advances in rejuvenating and reshaping the delicate eyelid area are exploding! Experts predict procedures to brighten dark circles, lift aging drooping eyes and rejuvenate lower eyelid bags and crepe-like skin will soar in 2015. When it comes … Continue reading 2015 Cosmetic Surgery Trends (Series- part 3 of 6)

  • 05Feb

    Florida Seniors and Cosmetic Surgery- Looking as good you feel! Tampa, Florida has a large senior population true, but are they a true reflective picture of all seniors the across the country? According the Sun Sentinel, Florida seniors are some of the most vibrant and active anywhere.  And when it comes to cosmetic procedures and … Continue reading 2015 Cosmetic Surgery Trends (Series- part 2 of 6)

  • 07Aug

    What causes frown lines? Over time, repeated movement of the facial skin by the forehead muscles forms lines between the eyebrows. Not just age related! Frown lines are “dynamic” – they happen because of the way a person’s face moves. Frown lines are created by facial movements, such as frowning or squinting, they may develop … Continue reading Face Facts- Dysport Injections

  • 15Apr

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tampa Bay’s Dr. Aguiar Receives the 2012 Patient’s Choice Award and is Recognized as One of America’s Most Compassionate Doctors Tampa, FL (April 15, 2013) – Tampa-based Aguiar Plastic Surgery today announced that Dr. Joseph W. Aguiar has been awarded the 2012 Patient’s Choice Award with an additional recognition as one of … Continue reading Dr. Aguiar Receives the 2012 Patient’s Choice Award

  • 08Apr

    Recently Allure Magazine  published an article on what they see as the 11 most overrated cosmetic surgery procedures. Most of the time, beauty magazines get it all wrong.  Let’s take a look and see how Allure scores. 1. The “Vampire” Facelift Ok people, there’s nothing TrueBlood about this procedure? This is a marketing name for … Continue reading Allure Magazine Gets It Right….Mostly

  • 11Mar

    12. The BIG one….Price –We’ve saved the big one for last.  This is usually the first question patients ask when they call the office.  But honestly, it should be the last. While everyone’s dollars have to be stretched a little further these days, you cannot base your decision for surgery on price alone!  Would you … Continue reading 12 Things You Should Know Before Having Plastic Surgery (Part 12 of 12)

  • 07Mar

    11. On-line Consultation Services –For many of you reading this report, you may be looking into one of the “on-line consultation services”.  Here is why this is a BAD idea. In our research, it seems that most of the “doctors” participating with these sites DO NOT have the qualifications explained in #8.  Many of them … Continue reading 12 Things You Should Know Before Having Plastic Surgery (Part 11 of 12)

  • 04Mar

    10. Location-Location-Location – While it may be tempting to travel to the next city or another country for less expensive plastic surgery, having your surgeon nearby ready to answer all of your concerns is PRICELESS. Can you imagine having surgery in the morning, traveling 3 hours home after surgery only to feel that there is … Continue reading 12 Things You Should Know Before Having Plastic Surgery (Part 10 of 12)

  • 28Feb

    9. New Trendy Technology – Don’t get caught up in the new, latest, trendy technology. The technology doesn’t make the masterpiece, but the artistry & expertise of the surgeon. It seems hard to believe but many people practicing cosmetic surgery promote the new machine they’ve gotten as the latest procedure. It’s important that he knows … Continue reading 12 Things You Should Know Before Having Plastic Surgery (Part 9 of 12)