Posts From June, 2016

Breast Surgeries: Less is More

No two pairs of breasts are alike. In fact, there’s plenty of room for variation between one breast and the other. Breast surgeries: Less is More.

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Understanding the Tummy Tuck

If you’re ready to learn more about which type of abdominoplasty is right for you, you can use the ISAPS website to find a board-certified plastic surgeon who can help you achieve the body you want. More information about tummy tucks.

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Brazilian Women Love Big Derrieres — Cultural Approaches to Plastic Surgery

You can get a general idea of how these standards vary by country just looking at the ISAPS Global Statistics. It is well-known that the U.S. leads in breast augmentation and lift surgeries — which isn’t surprising, given the Hollywood-inspired preference for large, rounded breasts. Rhinoplasty is universally popular. Cultural Approaches to Plastic Surgery

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ISAPS LEAP Program — Why getting Involved can help grow your practice and make a difference in the lives of others

Humanitarian outreach, along with patient safety and education, is a crucial pillar of ISAPS’ mission. All three of these are combined in our partnership with LEAP Global Missions, a humanitarian organization which performed almost fifty surgeries on patients in Zimbabwe during the 2009 cholera epidemic, and laid the foundation for an ongoing medical education program… Read More »

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Liposuction 101: Myths and Facts

Is liposuction really a “miracle cure” for obesity? If you’re overweight, can you have liposuction and then go back to eating all the fattening foods you want? What about exercise – you’ll never have to do that again, right? Alas, these and many other myths about liposuction have made their way around the world. Liposuction Myths… Read More »

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Keeping It Real: The Best Ways to Deal with Unrealistic Patient Expectations

As every plastic surgeon knows firsthand, there are patients who arrive in our offices seeking results that cannot be achieved with any surgery: they want to look exactly like their favorite celebrity, or salvage a romantic relationship, or cure their depression, or any number of other less-than-ideal reasons. The Best Ways to Deal with Unrealistic Patient… Read More »

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