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Breast Surgery - Breast Augmentation vs Breast Lift

Breast Surgery - Breast Augmentation vs Breast Lift Have you been thinking about having breast surgery, but not sure which procedure is right for you? Let us help you take a closer look at your options so that you can make an informed decision. The two most popular procedures are Breast Augmentation and Breast Lifts. Many of our patients choose one of these options, but it is also common to opt for both and...

Maintaining Your Post Surgery Results

No two plastic surgeries are alike. Some focus on more targeted areas and others focus on larger ones. Some require weeks of healing and others allow patients to return to work within days. Some plastic surgery results stay the same forever and others require regular maintenance. For example, after rhinoplasty is performed, there’s very little the patient needs to do beyond the initial healing process. The nose...

Everything You Need to Know About Gynecomastia

Many young men experience changes during puberty as a result of increased hormones; one of which includes inflamed breast tissue or gynecomastia. Most of the time, gynecomastia during puberty is a temporary problem that can resolve itself in as little as a few weeks or as many as six months. Some men though, do not outgrow gynecomastia that occurs during puberty. Others develop gynecomastia later in life as a result...

Recovery Stages of Breast Augmentation

Most breast augmentation is an outpatient surgery that requires only a few hours of time between when you walk in the door and when you’re ready to go home. Even so, the changes made to your body during this procedure are significant. As a result, it takes weeks of recovery before your body is finished healing and you get to see the final results of your breast augmentation. The Stages of Breast Surgery Recovery...

Where Can You Get Liposuction?

Losing weight and inches can be incredibly difficult. Even with drastic weight loss, it’s not uncommon for there to be areas of the body that haven’t responded. In situations like this, along with a healthy diet and exercise, liposuction can often be used to remove fat. While liposuction itself will not help you lose weight, it can be used to alter physical appearance and help the patient feel happier with...