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Is plastic surgery right for you?

Rod Rohrich, MD, FACS | Dallas, TX Friday, April 20, 2018

Men and women of all ages choose to have plastic surgery for several reasons. Whatever the reason, plastic surgery can be a life-changing experience that can improve patients' lives.


Important things to know about breast augmentation

Shahram Salemy, MD | Seattle, WA Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Cosmetic plastic surgery has consistently been on the rise, but breast enhancement is by far the most popular procedure. In 2017 alone, there were 300,378 breast augmentations performed.


How to get rid of a cleft chin

Daniel Liu, MD | Zion, IL Friday, April 13, 2018

There are a few ways to improve the appearance of a deep chin cleft, which vary in permanence, invasiveness and cost.


Six questions every woman should ask at her mommy makeover consultation

Scot Martin, MD | Las Cruces, NM Tuesday, April 10, 2018

To help give you peace of mind and make sure you're completely prepared at every step of the way, be sure to ask these six questions during your mommy makeover consultation.


The elements of a tummy tuck

Kaveh Alizadeh, MD, MSc, FACS | Jericho, NY Friday, April 06, 2018

When it comes to a tummy tuck, I frequently explain to patients that the procedure is not a single surgical step, but rather a series of elements that can be combined to create customized results.


Botox injections can alleviate chronic migraine headaches

Josef Hadeed, MD, FACS | Beverly Hills, CA Tuesday, April 03, 2018

In recent years, the use of Botox has been expanding. In 2010, the FDA officially approved the use of Botox to treat chronic migraine headaches, which is defined as having a headache 15 or more days a month.


Not as simple as saline vs silicone – Things to consider before having a breast augmentation procedure

Jacob Unger, MD | Nashville, TN Tuesday, March 27, 2018

While most patients tend to research the procedures of their interest online before coming in for a consult, some breast augmentation candidates are surprised by the number of factors they need to keep in mind when planning their surgery.


What a tummy tuck can and can't do

Ryan Dodde, II, MD | Holland, MI Friday, March 23, 2018

Things like pregnancy and significant weight gain or loss can create excess skin or weakened abdominal muscles, which can most easily be corrected by a tummy tuck procedure.


Inside the 'Angelina Jolie effect' on breast reconstruction

Jay Orringer, MD | Beverly Hills, CA Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Angelina Jolie's reconstructive breast surgeon shares his insight five years after her preventative mastectomy and breast reconstruction.


Facial rejuvenation treatments that are right for you

Rod Rohrich, MD, FACS | Dallas, TX Friday, March 16, 2018

How do you know whether facial rejuvenation is right for you? What are your options for facial rejuvenation?


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