ASPS annual statistics: plastic surgery in 2012

Each year, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons releases statistics about the number and variety of plastic surgery procedures that were performed in the previous year. This is a bit of a “state of the field” for plastic surgery...  Read more


Is your workout making you old?

I first thought about this question when I was in medical school. As an avid runner since I was 12, I have heard numerous myths about the bad side effects of running...  Read more


Do your plastic surgery homework—It could save your life

Almost every day, we see a new story about the most requested celebrity body parts. Last month, U.K. patients favored Kate Middleton’s nose. For a few years now, some women have been looking for a fuller backside à la Jennifer Lopez or Kim Kardashian.  Read more