TUMMY TUCK (ABDOMINOPLASTY)-IS IT WORTH IT?

As an Orange County plastic surgeon, I have many patients who request tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) to improve the loose skin and stretch marks around the abdomen area. The question always arises with elective, cosmetic surgery: should you, the patient, spend thousands of dollars for a medically unnecessary procedure which makes you feel and look bad…

ARM LIFT (BRACHIOPLASTY)

Brachioplasty (arm lift) is a procedure which removes excess skin from the arm area.  As an Orange County plastic surgeon, this procedure is mostly requested for patients who have had major weight loss.  However, there are patients who normally have loose skin in the arm area because of genetics or age. Two types of brachioplasty…