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What you need to know about your tummy tuck recovery

Shahram Salemy, MD, FACS | Seattle, WA Friday, July 19, 2019

A tummy tuck is a common plastic surgery procedure that has remained popular for years. In fact, the most recent statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons show that this was one of the top five cosmetic procedures performed for both men and women last year.

Minimizing the use of opioids for recovery after plastic surgery

Trent Douglas, MD | San Diego, CA Friday, July 12, 2019

As the public gets better educated and the effects of long-term opioid abuse are shown on the news, the tide has shifted toward more responsible use and prescribing of these powerful medications.

What men need to know before having gynecomastia surgery

Manish Shah, MD | Denver, CO Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Gynecomastia is a condition that causes enlargement of male breast tissue, and the number of men seeking out surgery for gynecomastia has continued to increase over the years.

What to expect after liposuction – a look at recovery and results

Scot Martin, MD | Las Cruces, NM Tuesday, June 25, 2019

When a healthy diet and exercise fail to get rid of fat bulges, liposuction is often a good option to achieve their desired body contour.

What you need to know about your breast reconstruction options

Cristiane Ueno, MD | Morgantown, WV Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Getting the diagnosis of breast cancer may be one of the most distressing experiences of your life. It is important to look around and be surrounded by family and friends... and a medical team that will support you every step of the way – from diagnosis to recovery. We are here to talk to you about breast reconstruction options.

What to look for when considering liposuction costs

Eric Mariotti, MD | Concord, CA Tuesday, June 11, 2019

When considering the price of liposuction, it's important to understand and weigh your options before choosing where to have your procedure performed.

How to get the best results from your facelift

Manish Shah, MD | Denver, CO Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Despite the ever increasing popularity of nonsurgical facial rejuvenation procedures, surgical facelifts still remain a popular option for patients seeking to look younger and refreshed.

How much does breast augmentation cost?

Shahram Salemy, MD | Seattle, WA Friday, May 31, 2019

While it's impossible to know at first glance exactly how much breast augmentation will cost for any one person, there are ballpark estimates available.

Three minimally invasive beauty enhancements that offer natural results

Olivia Hutchinson, MD | New York, NY Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Three key therapeutic interventions provide effective methods of improving appearance while relying on a patient's own cells and tissues, as well as natural healing and youth-enhancing processes.

Considering breast augmentation for beach season? Here's when you should plan your surgery

Cindy Wu, MD | Cary, NC Friday, May 17, 2019

As summer approaches, you may be starting to think about getting yourself ready for the beach. For some, this may mean having a breast augmentation.

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