Category: Plastic Surgery Procedures


Scar Revision

Posted on the behalf of Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones,

Scars come in a variety of shapes and sizes, and there are different stories behind each scar. While some people choose to keep their scars as “battle wounds” or proof of adventure, many people have painful memories that accompany their scars or are extremely self conscious of them. Scars are a personal matter, and the  … Read more

Plastic Surgery: 2014 in Review

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The year 2014 is quickly coming to an end. This year was a busy year for plastic surgeons as an estimated 47 million cosmetic surgery procedures were performed around the world in 2014. In 2014, millions of individuals around the world elected to have plastic surgery due to many different reasons. This number is only  … Read more

What is a Buttock Lift?

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Ever since the pictures of Kim Kardashian’s recent Paper photo shoot have gone viral, buttock lifts have been the subject of much discussion both in the media and around office water coolers all over the country. And, there is much to discuss. This procedure that has long been popular in countries like Brazil is now  … Read more

Study Finds That Elderly Face No Added Risk From Cosmetic Surgery

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A recent study conducted by plastic surgeons at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and presented at the American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ annual scientific meeting in Chicago found that senior citizens are at no higher risk from complications from cosmetic surgery than younger patients. The study was conducted in collaboration with CosmetAssure insurance company, which gathers  … Read more

Celebrities and Plastic Surgery

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Celebrities and plastic surgery have long gone hand-in-hand. This is because celebrities are expected to maintain a beautiful, youthful appearance despite their age, as a part of keeping up their celebrity status. It is also most likely due to the fact that celebrities are so sharply critiqued by the media and the public about their  … Read more

Ruptured Implant: What is the Next Step?

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All breast implants have the potential of breaking. The older your breast implant is, the more likely it is to break. So, what is the next step if you have a ruptured breast implant? The first thing to do if you think your implant has ruptured is visit your doctor. The recommended course of treatment  … Read more

Is Plastic Surgery Right for Me?

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If you are considering plastic surgery to enhance your appearance, you are not alone. Everyday individuals like you make the important decision to undergo plastic surgery procedures such as breast enlargements, breast reductions, Rhinoplasty, facelifts, tummy tucks and more. Maybe you have always wanted larger breasts. Perhaps an over-prominent nose has always bothered you and  … Read more

Sinus and Nasal Surgery for a Deviated Septum

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A deviated septum is a condition in which the bone and cartilage that divide the nasal cavity of the nose in half (nasal septum) is significantly off center or not straight, making breathing difficult. In some cases, the problem is not significant enough to cause any symptoms. In other cases, symptoms such as difficulty breathing  … Read more

Mammaplasty: More Than Just a Cosmetic Procedure

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Mammaplasty (breast reduction) is a surgical procedure than can be used to reduce the size of the breasts. It is commonly used in women with overly large breasts and can also be used to treat Gynecomastia (benign enlargement of breast tissue in males). The procedure involves making an incision in the breast, removing excess tissue  … Read more