Should I Have a Tummy Tuck Before Having Kids?

  A high percentage of tummy tucks performed are after a woman is done having children. They often aren’t happy with the stretched out look that bearing children has created on their abdomen. There may be loose skin, stretch marks, and decreased muscle and fascial tone, causing the abdomen to bow outwards. But what about those women who have not…

A Day in the Life of a Plastic Surgeon

  One of the better things about being a plastic surgeon is that no two days are ever alike. I thought it would be fun to share with you what a day in my life looks like. May 10, 2017 began off with a SmartLipo case for a female client from Baltimore. She had previously came…

Are Breast Augmentations Still Taboo?

The quick answer is NO! In the United States alone, there are literally millions of women who have had a breast augmentation. Based on the sheer number of women getting the procedure, we can clearly concur that it is not taboo. From young women wanting to look a little fuller, to weight loss success stories, mothers…

Who is a Good Candidate for the VI Peel?

VI Peel is a unique chemical solution that uses medical-grade ingredients to remove the damaged surface layer of the skin. This is done essentially by causing a controlled wound to the tissue that stimulates collagen and elastin production.  What happens naturally is the replacement of the damaged skin with new skin cells, providing a brighter, tighter,…

What’s New in Cosmetic Surgery for 2017

  It’s amazing what advancements take place each year in cosmetic surgery. This part year has brought about two major breakthroughs, PicoSure and SculpSure.  The PicoSure laser is a gamechanger in facial procedures. Almost all women over the age of 30 develop irregular areas of increased pigmentation on their face. As they continue to age,…