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Jul

Abdominal Contouring 411

Published: July 23, 2014

Many men and women come to the plastic surgeon looking to improve the appearance of their abdomen. Genetics, weight changes, pregnancy, surgery and medical issues can lead to an abdominal appearance that may cause personal dissatisfaction and merit improvement. Here is the 411 on abdominal contouring. Generally abdominal contouring falls into two main categories: liposuction … Continue reading Abdominal Contouring 411

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23

Jun

Which should I do for my aging face: fat graft or facelift?

Published: June 23, 2014

Which should I do for my aging face: fat graft or facelift? Facial aging is comprised of deflation and sagging. Deflation is well addressed with fat grafting. Fat transfer – moving fat from another part of the body like the abdomen, thighs or waist to a deflated body region – is a great tool in … Continue reading Which should I do for my aging face: fat graft or facelift?

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23

May

How Long Does It Take to See Ulthera Results?

Published: May 23, 2014

How Long Does It Take to See Ulthera Results? Ultherapy is a noninvasive treatment that comprises administration of ultrasound energy to facial tissues deep to the skin. Skin Procedures Baltimore This energy results in heating of the tissues, which causes inflammation, deposition of new collagen, and resulting tightening and rejuvenation. Ultherapy bypasses the skin surface, … Continue reading How Long Does It Take to See Ulthera Results?

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Apr

Tummy Tuck, Breast Augmentation, and Liposuction in One Surgery?

Published: April 23, 2014

Welcome to Mommy Makeover! While these procedures may not be the exact three performed for all women looking to reverse the effects of childbearing, these are amongst the top 3. Tummy tuck, breast augmentation and liposuction may be safely performed in a single surgery in an outpatient setting – for the right patient. Who qualifies? … Continue reading Tummy Tuck, Breast Augmentation, and Liposuction in One Surgery?

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23

Mar

How does fat transfer for breast augmentation work? Am I a candidate?

Published: March 23, 2014

Many women are interested in breast enhancement without implants. Fat transfer is the answer to this issue. Liposuction is performed in a body region like the abdomen, thigh or back. The fat from the liposuction is sterilely harvested and infused into the breast. Techniques have evolved to improve the quality of fat placed and optimize … Continue reading How does fat transfer for breast augmentation work? Am I a candidate?

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23

Feb

Noninvasive “Facelift”

Published: February 23, 2014

The wonderful thing about cosmetic plastic surgery today is that you don’t actually need to have surgery to get some incredible rejuvenating results! While surgery is typically the gold standard in providing long-lasting, impactful results, we can “cheat” a little with no scars and still get some nice improvement in wrinkles and sagging that make … Continue reading Noninvasive “Facelift”

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23

Jan

The Four Biggest Myths of Breast Augmentation De-Bunked

Published: January 23, 2014

Saline implants are safer than silicone In 1991 the FDA made silicone implants unavailable to women seeking cosmetic breast augmentation. This decision was fueled by the media and legal community making unsubstantiated claims that silicone implants were dangerously unhealthy, causing autoimmune diseases, cancer, and other major health concerns. This put the onus on plastic surgeons … Continue reading The Four Biggest Myths of Breast Augmentation De-Bunked

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23

Dec

Boomer men take the Botox plunge

Published: December 23, 2013

Elizabeth O’Brien’s Retire Well Last Update: 6:15 AM ET Oct 16, 2013 The pressure to look youthful at work is prompting more men to try cosmetic procedures, doctors and employment experts say. …Read the rest of the story

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Nov

Dip your toe in the pool with minimally invasive treatments!

Published: November 23, 2013

I see many men and women in their 20’s, 30’s, 40’s and 50’s who desire facial freshening without committing to surgery. Some might not frankly need a surgical procedure, particularly the 20/30-somethings. Some actually might benefit from a surgical procedure, but they don’t want it. For this large, heterogeneous group, minimally invasive treatments are a … Continue reading Dip your toe in the pool with minimally invasive treatments!

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Oct

Susan Komen Race in Hunt Valley, MD on October 20.

Published: October 23, 2013

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Join me at the Komen Race on October 20. I will be with the University of MD/St. Joseph Medical Center breast cancer team. Hope to see you there!

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