We all know that smoking is bad. As physicians, most of us routinely counsel our patients to stop smoking. However, I have found that many patients referred to me don’t understand why I will refuse to perform a surgical procedure unless they have quit smoking – before and after surgery.
Recently, Allure magazine published an article on the 11 most overrated plastic surgical procedures. Amongst the different procedures that the article discussed were “the vampire facelift” and “the stem cell facelift.”
The Benefits Of Fat GraftingAnu BajajOklahoma City, OKJan 21, 2014The Benefits of Fat Grafting A few months ago, I attended the annual meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. These meetings provide an opportunity for learning about the latest in plastic surgery as well catching up with colleagues. As […]
A new study reveals that while the tummy tuck is still primarily for contouring it may actually help you maintain or lose weight after your procedure is performed.
Is it time for a face lift?
Many experts have debated over the issue of whether a breast lift should be performed with or without implants. Find out more on why a breast lift is simply not just a lift.
Natural sagging of the breasts occurs with age, however, this process can be dramatically rushed due to post-pregnancy changes in the body or any significant amount of weight-loss. Once the sagging or drooping begins setting in, returning the breasts to their original appearance becomes a feat that only certain cosmetic surgery procedures, such as a breast lift, can handle.
Many women today are concerned with improving the look of their breasts – whether it’s to restore youthful fullness or simply better fill out their bra – breast lift surgery is becoming a popular solution for loss of breast volume. Find out what the benefits to having a breast lift […]
For the past seven years, breast augmentation has dominated the charts as the number one cosmetic procedure since 2006 and has averaged around 300,000 patients each year. How does the procedure continue to be this popular each and every year?
The Silicone vs. Saline Debate When it comes to breast augmentation, one of the first decisions you will have to make is which type of implant you should choose? Here is some information to help you make the choice.
With all the negative stigma and rumors that are constantly floating around, patients are often discouraged or uneasy about pursuing cosmetic surgery procedures such as breast augmentation. Don’t let all the myths mislead you about the safety of a procedure you are considering.
Despite being the top rated procedure for patient satisfaction, there are many people often swayed away from the tummy tuck because of certain things that they may think or may have heard. It is time to clear up some of those misconceptions. Here are the three top myths about tummy tucks that […]