Plastic Surgeon

ID: 7173
Plastic surgery doctor draw lines with marker on patient belly

Many people decide to have children over the course of their lives. For women in their childbearing years, many wish for nothing more than to have happy and healthy children; however, many women desire to have their bodies appear the same way they did before having children. The pregnancy and child-rearing process can have a…

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Doctor dermatologist examines birthmark of patient close up. Checking benign moles

As medical therapy has advanced and people are living longer, unfortunately, cancer has become more common. While cancer treatments have progressed immensely, many people have concerns regarding their appearance after skin cancer is treated. Skin cancer excision prioritizes the removal of the cancer above all else to ensure the survival and quality of life of…

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Drawing of disproportionate ear

When people think about how their appearance impacts their self-esteem, they are often most concerned about their face because this is how people identify one another. Most people desire to have a face that is symmetric in appearance on either side. This is what makes ear surgery (otoplasty) so important. There are numerous reasons why…

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ID: 7170
Surgeon examining female body before plastic operation

As people go through the normal wear and tear of their everyday lives, their bodies can undergo a tremendous transformation. Childbearing, gravity, the aging process, and weight changes can all have dramatic impacts on the appearance of the lower body. One of the most obvious changes that people will notice is an increased amount of…

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ID: 7165
Photo of person receiving buttock lift procedure

Many patients have concerns regarding their appearance, and a buttock lift is a relatively common procedure that can be used to address many of these concerns. Over time, people may develop excess or sagging skin around their buttock region. This can develop due to gravity, genetics, weight loss, or the normal aging process. During this…

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Picture of what brachioplasty looks like

As people age, their appearance changes and many people struggle with confidence, self-esteem issues, or other personal problems related to their appearance. Some procedures, such as a brachioplasty (arm lift), provide people with a way to improve their confidence and self-esteem. Brachioplasty procedure is performed on the arm and is a way to reduce the…

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ID: 7182
Surgeon preparing woman for thigh lift surgery

It’s not unusual for people to develop sagging skin on their thigh as they age. While this might be a normal part of aging, it’s also not unusual for people to want to invest in a thigh lift procedure to correct the cosmetic issues. During the procedure, the excess skin is taken off, and the…

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ID: 7176
Scar on human skin, keloid from appendectomy

When physicians discuss a scar revision, they are talking about a cosmetic surgery that is used to return the skin to its natural appearance. This is a surgical procedure that is employed after either a traumatic injury, major surgery, or other wound has left a deep scar in the skin that patients might want revised.…

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ID: 688

Botox is a safe, FDA-approved cosmetic treatment that has been popular among healthy American men and women since its FDA approval in 2002. Millions of people have undergone Botox injections to help smooth facial lines and restore a younger appearance. Botox is injected into the facial muscles, helping to block nerve impulses and relax the…

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An eyelid surgery – also known as a blepharoplasty – is a procedure used to rejuvenate the appearance of the upper and lower eyelids. Age and genetics can cause drooping, sagging, and excess folds around the eyes. This can contribute to both cosmetic and visual complications, including a tired and aged appearance, as well as…

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ID: 894

A facelift – also known as a rhytidectomy – is a cosmetic surgery used to restore a more youthful appearance to the face and neck. This surgery is often used when less invasive office procedures, such as cosmetic injections, fail to deliver adequate results. Facelifts can remove deep lines and creases and sagging on the…

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Juvederm treatments are cosmetic injections used to fill in sunken facial features, such as nasolabial folds and thin lips. The filler is a smooth gel that appears smooth and natural, rather than hard, stiff and lumpy. It can be used to fill in mild to moderate lines and folds, making it possible to temporarily re-contour…

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ID: 888

Many people dream of having full, voluminous lips like those of celebrities and models that grace magazine covers. But genetics, aging and lifestyle factors like smoking can all cause the lips to appear thin and diminutive. Lip implants are a solution for people who want to enhance narrow lips or otherwise rejuvenate lips that have…

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ID: 885

Liposuction, also known as lipoplasty, is the removal of excess fat from the body – usually for cosmetic purposes. Liposuction can be performed on nearly every area of the body that is notorious for storing stubborn fat. For many patients, liposuction is a last resort after years of diet and exercise. Although [city] liposuction is…

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A nose surgery – also known as a rhinoplasty or a ‘nose job’ – is a procedure used to change the shape and proportion of the nose. It has gradually grown in popularity over the past few decades and in 2012 was the third most common cosmetic surgery among women in America. Many people pursue…

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Skin resurfacing procedures are reserved for patients who wish to achieve smoother and more youthful skin using external treatment methods, such as chemical peels and lasers. Each type and degree of resurfacing method offer varying benefits and results, some of which can last up to 10 years. Skin resurfacing is most often used to treat skin…

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ID: 879

Abdominoplasty – or tummy tuck – is a surgical procedure used to remove excess, unneeded or unwanted skin and fat from the abdomen. Most patients who undergo a tummy tuck achieve smoother, flatter and well-toned abdomens that are unachievable with diet and exercise alone. Many of the patients who select abdominoplasty are of a normal…

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A breast reduction – also known as a mammoplasty – is a surgical procedure used to remove excessive breast tissue and achieve a smaller breast size. Disproportionately large breasts can cause insecurity in one’s appearance, as well as back pain and other physical discomforts. Most women who seek breast reductions do so to transform their…

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A brow and forehead lift is a surgical procedure used to raise the eyebrows and eliminate deep creases, furrows and frown lines that form between the brows and along the forehead. Also known as expression lines, these wrinkles are often too deep to adequately respond to topical applications or cosmetic fillers. In more severe cases,…

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ID: 871

A breast lift – also known as a mastopexy – is a surgical procedure used to elevate and re-contour the breasts, as well as reduce the size of the areola if necessary. Many circumstances can cause the breasts to lose their youthful shape and density. They may include age, breastfeeding, significant weight loss/gain, pregnancy, or…

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Breast augmentation is a surgical revision of the breasts to make them larger, improve symmetry and provide increased fullness. Also known as augmentation mammaplasty, breast augmentation is made possible using FDA-approved silicone or saline-filled implants placed above or below the chest muscles. There are many reasons for undergoing a breast augmentation, such as to enhance…

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ID: 866

Body contouring is a major cosmetic surgery used to completely reshape and tone the body’s supporting fat, skin and tissues. Contouring procedures are often used to treat skin or areas of the body that appear loose or are unsupported and sagging from their natural position. Examples include upper arms and buttocks that have sagging skin,…

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