For some women the shape and size of their breast has never been what they wanted or they have experienced a change in their breasts over time. Augmentation Mammoplasty uses a synthetic prosthesis which is surgically placed to restore or enhance breast shape. This is one of the most common cosmetic procedures performed in North Read More
Pregnancy or weight loss can cause the breast to drop on the chest wall and leave the nipple pointing toward the floor rather than the horizon. Breast lift or mastopexy repositions the nipple, shifting the breast tissue in a vertical direction. The excess skin is removed in the process. Mastopexy has limited ability to produce Read More
Aging causes the skin of the face to become thinner and wrinkled. There is descent of the deeper tissues producing hollowing in the cheeks and jowls along with looseness and a stringy look to the neck. Surgery eliminates excess skin and repositions the deep tissues, which produces a less tired appearance and a more youthful Read More
Proper balance in facial proportions is important in creating a harmonious facial appearance. Due to an injury or genetics your nose may be more of a deterrent than an asset to your looks. Rhinoplasty alters the bone and cartilage framework of the nose to change its outer appearance. The optimal goal is to create a Read More
The most expressive parts of your face are your eyes. As you age the eyebrows can descend, the lid skin becomes thinner, looser and starts to wrinkle, and the supporting structures of the eyelids weaken, allowing fat to bulge producing a puffy look. Blepharoplasty creates a fresher, more rested appearance to the eyes and therefore Read More
You love your kids, but they sure wrecked your body! Loose skin, stretch marks, unwanted fat and lax stomach muscles are all undesirable consequences of child birth or weight loss. Abdominoplasty removes excess skin and fat, tightens the remaining tissues and restores a more youthful contour.
Liposuction is a surgical technique which removes fat from under the surface of the skin through small incisions. To be effective the fat must be removed evenly and the overlying skin must have enough thickness and elasticity to allow it to shrink down smoothly over the treated area. This operation allows for shaping of areas Read More
Overly large breasts can cause back and neck pain, skin rashes, problems fitting clothes and may get in the way of sporting activities. Reduction Mammoplasty surgery gets rid of the weight and reshapes the breast. This operation has a very high patient satisfaction rate with a fairly low risk.
An external prosthesis works well for many women but surgery can restore confidence and symmetry after disfiguring cancer surgery. Various techniques using either synthetic implants or your own tissues (usually from the lower abdomen) are possible. Multiple factors influence choices, including body shape, scars, thickness of remaining chest skin, radiation changes and above all – Read More