Interesting Trends in Breast Surgery

When we think of breast surgery I guess in most people’s mind we think of breast augmentation or breast enlargement.  It still remains one of the most requested cosmetic procedures we do but things are changing.  Comparing 2015 to 2014 breast aug’s are down2%.  I know in my practice I see more and more […]

Men Are In The Game

Trends are trends.  It seems more and more men are coming to the table to have cosmetic procedures done.  Some of the more common procedures are upper eyelid surgery, face lifts, suction of love handles and removal of male breast tissue or gynecomastia.  Non-surgical procedures mainly Botox saw a 95% increase over the last […]

Hot New Trend in Plastic Surgery

I guess if there is a procedure on everyone’s radar screen it would be buttock lift. One can raise the buttock by a combination of techniques such as skin excision, implants or fat grafting. I am not a proponent of buttock implants – it’s just something I choose not to do, but I feel […]

Gynecomastia In Body Builders

I see a fairly large number of men who suffer from gynecomastia. The reasons vary and in most cases it is idiopathic. Many of the men who consult with me are body builders. This represents a unique subset of people who suffer from gynecomastia. Most of these men have a history of anabolic steroid […]

Caution – Beware

The healthcare landscape changes daily – reimbursements fall – costs of practicing medicine rise and the paper forms add nausea to the equation. This has created an environment where a potential cosmetic surgery patient is a walking land mine. Everyone is doing Botox, fillers, Ultherapy, lasers – you name it. Next on the list […]