Smart est Lipo

Smartest Lipo What is going on in the field of Plastic Surgery and body contouring? First there was simple Suction Assisted Lipectomy (Liposuction for short), then along came “Tumescent Liposuction” with one Dermatologist claiming he invented everything and only doctors trained in his seminar were qualified. “Ultrasonic” liposuction became the... Read More

The “Latest and Greatest” Plastic Surgery Advances and the Franchising of Plastic Surgery

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... Read More

“Dr. Hause, what Plastic Surgery do I need?”

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... Read More

Liposuction: A brief History and what you need to know

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.... Read More

Mommy Makeover

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... Read More