I JUST WANT TO BE HAPPY

O.K., this blog has nothing to do with plastic surgery…or does it?  I will let you decide…please read on. A friend of mine send me a YouTube video and it compelled me to write this blog. I think the topic is relevant, especially now with new year’s resolutions coming up. A few years ago, around…

BREAST IMPLANTS-FINDING THE RIGHT STYLE FOR YOUR BREAST AUGMENTATION

Breast Augmentation is the most common aesthetic surgical procedure performed in the United States, with over 300,000 surgeries annually. There are basically three styles of implants available. The most common style, which is used by majority of plastic surgeons, is the smooth, round implant.  As the name implies, the implant is round in shape and…

OVERSEAS PLASTIC SURGERY-WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

I recently read an article on British patients going to other countries for plastic surgery.  The same phenomenon happens here as well.  I have seen many patients travel to Mexico, South America, or even Middle East for plastic surgery procedures. I understand the primary reason is the cost.  The same procedure in the United States…

LIPOSCUTION-WHAT PLASTIC SURGERY CAN DO FOR YOU

Liposuction was initially introduced in the late 1970’s by a French Gynecologist.  American Plastic Surgeons visited France and the technique was brought and further refined in the United States.  Since this is an effective and safe technique (with current modifications) it has stood the test of time and the results are reproducible. The current technique…