What You Should Know About Liposuction

Exercise and diet help a lot in acquiring a slim, contoured body, but can’t always eliminate stubborn, fatty deposits. Fortunately, liposuction is the gold standard in eradicating stubborn fat from various regions of the body. There can be a lot of misinformation about liposuction, however, so it’s important to have an idea of your […]

What You Should Know About Liposuction

Exercise and diet help a lot in acquiring a slim, contoured body, but can’t always eliminate stubborn, fatty deposits. Fortunately, liposuction is the gold standard in eradicating stubborn fat from various regions of the body. There can be a lot of misinformation about liposuction, however, so it’s important to have an idea of your […]

How Liposuction can Benefit a Tummy Tuck

Are you dealing with stubborn fat pockets or sagging skin on the abdomen? If you said yes, then you understand the discomfort that it can cause, as well as the negative effect it can have on self-esteem. Thankfully, there are effective cosmetic procedures that can help to address these issues for a more confident […]

Liposuction vs Tummy Tuck

Many of us are living with stubborn areas of fat or flabby skin in the abdomen area. While there are a couple of procedures that can help to address these issues, how do you know which one is right for you? We have broken down the two most popular procedures for addressing the midsection, […]

Tips for Liposuction Recovery

If you are considering liposuction, you have probably done your homework on what the procedure entails, but it’s easy to forget about the recovery process. Like any other invasive plastic surgery procedure, liposuction requires some downtime to recover. Read on to learn more about what to expect during recovery, and how to make your […]

What Can You Include in Your Mommy Makeover?

Are you done having kids and ready to get your pre-pregnancy body back? If so, it might be time for a mommy makeover procedure. A mommy makeover can involve virtually the whole body and combine procedures for a customizable, full-body rejuvenation. Here are a few common procedures that can be included in your mommy […]

Liposuction – Does it Hurt?

Time for a moment of confession.  Many times patients will ask me “have you had anything done?”  Well time to confess, yes I have.  I had liposuction done maybe 25 or so years ago.  So many patients will ask me, was it painful?  I think it is important to understand that pain is subjective. […]

Liposuction – What Are The Risks?

There has been a tremendous growth in cosmetic surgery over the last few decades.  In 2015 there were 1.9 million cosmetic surgical procedures performed – an increase of 94% when  compared to 1997.  Breast augmentation remains number one followed by liposuction.  One study involved 31,010 liposuction procedures.  Liposuction as a solitary procedure has decreased […]

History of Facelifting

Face lifting is one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures we perform today.  In terms of rankings, it probably is number 6 overall following such procedures as breast augmentation, liposuction and tummy tuck.  A more technical term is rhytidectomy coming from the Greek work for “wrinkles”.

The first reported face lift dates back to […]

2015 Statistics on Cosmetic Procedures

Last year 2015, Americans spent over 13.5 billion dollars on wanting to look their best.  Of the most popular surgical procedures, liposuction led the way followed by breast augmentation, tummy tuck, eyelid surgery and mastopexy (breast lift).  Cracking the top 10 for the first time was fat transplantation.  90% of patients are women.  Women […]