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From Obesity to Liposuction

Many people conflate liposuction with weight loss and are disappointed when their plastic surgeon tells them that liposuction is not an effective fat removal option for them. If you are significantly overweight or obese, you will first have to lose weight before qualifying for lipo. Read on to learn more about the ORBERA Weight-Loss Balloon.… Read more

The Zoom Boom: Navigating Your Facial Rejuvenation Options

You might have heard of a “Zoom Boom” in cosmetic surgery and it’s true: Never before have so many of us wanted to do something about the wrinkles, lines, and sagging skin in our faces. Because never before have we spent so much time staring at ourselves on a screen from a new – and sadly not flattering – vantage point. Learn more about your options to rejuvenate your face.… Read more

Introducing PRO-NOX: Safe and Comfortable Pain Relief

Even if a procedure or treatment is not necessarily painful, we may still experience anxiety and discomfort in a medical setting. PRO-NOX, a patient-driven pain management system, is a great way to take away the worry. It uses a mix of nitrous oxide and oxygen, also known as “laughing gas,” which has long been utilized in dental and medical settings.… Read more

How Long Do Breast Implants Last?

Some women may keep their original breast implants to something approaching “forever,” and some may need breast implant revision surgery just a few years after their original breast augmentation. The question of when, or whether, you should change your implants depends on whether you experience any complications after your initial augmentation.… Read more

16 Questions Patients Ask About Liposuction

Liposuction is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures in the United States. It marks the sweet spot between more invasive surgery on one end of the spectrum, and non-invasive treatments that often don’t yield immediate results on the other. Read on to hear answers from our board-certified plastic surgeons to a list of frequently asked liposuction questions.… Read more

How to Know When You Need a Tummy Tuck

Tummy tucks have been around for such a long time that we mention them in the same breath as “diet” and “exercise.” If you have unwanted belly fat and/or loose skin, no matter how much of it, a tummy tuck can get rid of it. However, there are also less-invasive options for fat removal and skin tightening for patients who don’t want surgery. … Read more