One of the first questions patients ask when consulting with their cosmetic surgeon is, “How soon can I exercise after plastic surgery?” (more…)
When it comes to any surgical procedure, frequently asked questions usually fall into one of three categories:
- Is it effective?
- Is it safe?
- How long is the recovery time?
Patients often ask, “What should I expect during breast augmentation recovery?” Since each operation is unique to the individual, the recovery process will be different for each patient as well. Recovery times will vary depending on the patient’s age, their health prior to surgery, and the extent to which they follow their surgeon’s post-operative instructions. But the basic surgical recovery process will be fairly similar for any breast augmentation surgery so we will review that process here.
You want to look great for that upcoming special occasion, whether it’s a class reunion, family reunion, or your own wedding. If you plan on having plastic surgery, it’s best to prepare well in advance—often several months ahead.
The desire for an improved appearance motivates many to seek the services of a plastic surgeon, yet the concern over the location and severity of scarring can be a serious hurdle that many simply cannot overcome. (more…)
Most people think that plastic surgery is for women, but that is not the case. An increasing number of American men are having the procedures done, and they are not shy to admit it. (more…)
Plastic surgeon vs. cosmetic surgeon. What’s the difference? Many people are under the impression that plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery are one and the same. However, there are significant differences between the two that are important to note. If you or someone you know is considering a procedure, consider these important factors.
While it is a bit controversial, thousands of teenagers have plastic surgery every year. Here, we’ll discuss the reasons for teenage plastic surgery and how cosmetic surgery can be helpful for teenagers.
Whether it’s to help with physical pain or with self-esteem, many women who undergo breast reduction surgery are highly satisfied with the results. In addition, breast reduction surgery may be covered by insurance if it is deemed necessary to treat physical conditions, some of which are listed below.
Pregnancy can be tough on our bodies. While we wouldn’t trade motherhood for anything, what woman wouldn’t love to recapture the flat tummy and firm bust she had before children? The good news is, there’s no need to trade. We can get back to our pre-baby bodies with the help of the right doctor and procedures. The operations used in this process—which include abdominoplasty and breast surgeries—are collectively called the “mommy makeover.”