A Breast Reduction May Be Needed to Address Chronic Discomfort

The size of a woman’s breasts is largely influenced by genetics. However, body composition can also affect breast size by increasing the amount of fatty tissue around the mammary glands and other breast tissues. Some women also experience a long-term change in the size and profile of their breasts after... Read more »

A Tummy Tuck Can Help Restore the Appearance of Your Abdomen After Pregnancy

Pregnancy and parenting can each be a special blessing in your life. The changes in your lifestyle and body are also often profound. For some women, carrying one or more children in her lifetime can stretch the abdominal skin, lead to muscle separation and cause excess fatty deposits to remain... Read more »

What Makes a Plastic Surgeon Stand Out Above the Rest

A board-certified plastic surgeon should obviously be competent in his/her technical skills and apply them in the areas he/she is comfortable in. But what makes that surgeon stand from the rest lies in those areas that are not necessarily quantifiable or easily categorized. I believe that when a surgeon takes... Read more »

Freshen Your Look With a Brow Lift

Alert eyes and eyebrows help to capture people’s attention when you speak. However, some people have an overly prominent brow line, which can start to soften with age. As the years go by, gently sagging skin on the forehead and brow ridge can leave you with eyes that have a... Read more »

Breast Augmentation Can Provide You With a More Appealing Bust Profile

A woman’s natural endowments are often tied to genetics as well as her general body composition. A woman with a low percentage of body fat may have smaller breasts for her frame. Some women with small breasts or a bust profile that has changed with age and certain lifestyle factors... Read more »

Blepharoplasty, Rhytidectomy and Facial Laser Skin Resurfacing

Our faces age in two ways. Gravity and elasticity play their role as we celebrate our birthdays. To counter those effects we have surgery that helps place tissue back where it should be and re-contours our faces. The second way our faces age is via our skin's surface that like... Read more »

Cosmetic Surgery Can Help Improve Quality of Life

The human psyche is a complex thing. Topics like body image, social phobia, depression and body dysmorphia can spark polarizing debates throughout our culture. It’s also worth noting that many individuals who seek out cosmetic services are dealing with serious medical or cosmetic issues that impact their quality of life.... Read more »

Choose Wisely Part II

Not only should one take their time in choosing a surgeon but certain attributes are worth stating. The surgeon should be certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery which has the highest standards for certification that gives more assurance that the quality of the work and the patient's health... Read more »

A Forehead Lift Can Improve a Sagging Brow and Other Features

The human face comes equipped with a vast number of facial muscles and connective tissues. Some play a physical role in the functions of your face and jaw, while others are primarily tasked with helping you make facial expressions. While you might not always think about it, your forehead and... Read more »

Breast Cancer Screening Is Critical for Early Diagnosis

Performing a breast self-examination once each month plays an important role in catching any aberrations before they can develop into a more serious condition. While the self-exam is primarily intended to catch early signs of breast cancer, it can also help with the early detection of breast cysts and other... Read more »