Does laser (Smart) Lipo offer advantages over other liposuction techniques ?

I was asked recently by a patient  if laser liposuction was  a superior liposuction technique. The short answer is absolutely not. Laser liposuction is  also referred to as SmartLipo and VASER lipo. Both of these terms are trade marks for laser assisted liposuction. These refer to surgical liposuction, not some of the external beam applications […]

Recovery time after breast augmentation surgery

What is the recovery time after breast augmentation surgery  is a question frequently asked by patients.  To answer  that question  each patient has to be define what they mean by “recovery”. Do you mean “when can I return to work” or “when can I return to unrestricted  physical activity” or does recovery refer to the […]

The Importance of Visiting a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon

We all know that doctors undergo many years of school to be able to practice medicine, but what you may not know is that not all cosmetic surgeons have the same level of training, and you are better off choosing a doctor who is board-certified. This blog will explain why board certification is important and […]