What is it Really Like to Undergo General Anesthesia?

Posted: April 11, 2017
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You’ve booked your cosmetic procedure, are confident in your choice of board certified cosmetic surgeon, and can’t wait to see your results. There is just one thing you are unsure of: general anesthesia. You’re not alone; in fact, a study performed by psychiatrists showed that around 30% of patients were… Read More »

Announcing our New ABCS Diplomates!

Posted: February 2, 2017

We are pleased to welcome our recently board certified cosmetic surgeons to the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery. These surgeons have proven their dedication and commitment to cosmetic surgery, and we congratulate them on their well-deserved success! After years of hard work, including graduating from an accredited medical school and… Read More »

Facelift: When Will You Be Ready?

Posted: January 17, 2017
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Have a big event coming up and can’t wait to show off your younger look after a facelift? You’ll need to do some planning! Use the infographic below to make sure you’re happy, healing, and ready to reveal your changes in time for the big day! Graphic Provided By: American… Read More »

Holiday Hints: 10 Science-Backed Ways to Indulge Without Ruining Your Diet

Posted: December 20, 2016
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The holidays are all about indulgence: taking time off work, buying special gifts, throwing and attending parties, and treating ourselves to rich seasonal delights. However, this time of the year can also present a challenge: how can you stay healthy over the holidays with so much good food (and so… Read More »

Can You “Un-Do” Dermal Fillers?

Posted: December 1, 2016
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Dermal filler injections are a popular way to temporarily smooth out fine lines and wrinkles, restore youthful volume to an aging face, and enhance cheek and lip contours without surgery or a lengthy recovery time. In the hands of a board certified cosmetic surgeon or licensed physician assistant, or a… Read More »

The Top 8 Things You Need to Know About Laser Skin Resurfacing

Posted: August 1, 2016
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Laser skin resurfacing is a proven way to help reduce wrinkles, age spots, acne scars, and other blemishes as well as tighten skin and balance tone. But precisely because lasers can do so much, and vary widely in how they act on your skin, it is hard to know where… Read More »

Is Your Teenager Asking About Labiaplasty?

Posted: June 3, 2016
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When we picture a self-conscious 16-year old worrying about her appearance, we might expect to hear complaints about acne outbreaks or perhaps a wish for a conspicuous feature to be larger or smaller. What likely doesn’t come to mind is a desire to look different “down there.” But it is… Read More »

Top 3 Tips for Maintaining Your Cosmetic Surgery Results

Posted: May 24, 2016
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Cosmetic surgery is an investment. Literally speaking, you are investing money into your appearance and accruing confidence as your results take shape. It’s also an investment of time and energy—and you want to make sure your efforts pay off. Cosmetic surgery procedures boast high patient satisfaction rates, and most patients… Read More »

Why You Should Be Certified by the ABCS

Posted: May 3, 2016
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Put yourself in the shoes of a patient about to have cosmetic surgery. It’s very likely that there are specific things you would want to see in a potential surgeon, such as: Board certification reflecting the appropriate experience, education, and training Comprehensive training in cosmetic surgery procedures Experience performing a… Read More »