The Smart est Lipo is when it is performed by a Surgeon with the highest standards of training, experience, ethics and artistic sensitivity. Gimmicky Franchises offer short-order- cook standards and claim Gourmet Chef results.
I am writing this editorial Blog in response to an increasing number of patient inquiries regarding specific “New” Techniques and Cosmetic Surgery Franchises that have entered the market place. The typical question is “Do you do (pick a way-cool-sounding procedure or machine) or “What do you think of the (for example, Turbo-Intelligent-Suck-a-lot-o-fat) clinic that just… Continue Reading →
I was at a Swimming Meet this weekend and one of my friends asked me if I perform Abdominoplasty at the same time as Breast Augmentation. My reply came in the form of explaining the concept of the “Hot Topic” of Mommy Make-overs and what they involve. She next told me that she knew a… Continue Reading →
By far the most common procedure in Body Contouring is Liposuction. Modern Liposuction was pioneered in Europe by the Parisian Plastic Surgeon, Yves G. Illouz, M.D. His technique took advantage of the fact that fatty tissue is fragile when compared to the nerves and blood vessels that travel through it. Therefore, if you take a… Continue Reading →
Mommy Makeover is a recent term that has gained popularity on the Internet and in beauty reporting. It refers to a combination of procedures (Breast Enhancement and Body Contouring) that are designed to address the consequences of child bearing and age. With pregnancy and the nursing of children a women’s body may experience the effects… Continue Reading →