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American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month.  Did you know that heart disease is the leading cause of death among American men and women? During this month, Americans are encouraged to adopt healthy lifestyles that can help prevent heart disease. There are many ways to live a heart...

Eyelid Surgery: Is it Right for Me?

Eyelid surgery, or blepharoplasty, is a commonly performed cosmetic surgery used to correct the appearance of the skin above and below a patient’s eyelids. Many patients come to our practice because they feel their eyelids...

Winter Hygiene 101

Winter is here, which means that cold and flu season is here as well! In order to stay safe and healthy, our surgeons and staff recommend following a few simple tips and tricks to make your winter a healthy and enjoyable one. Wash your hands. While...

The Great American Smokeout

Smoking and use of tobacco products remains a huge problem in our country and around the world. Approximately 34 million American adults still smoke cigarettes, and smoking remains the single largest preventable cause of death and illness in the world. Smoking causes an estimated 480,000...

Breastfeeding After Cosmetic Breast Surgery

August is National Breastfeeding Month. Whether you personally have breastfed, or are considering breastfeeding, this month is very important to raise awareness about many aspects of breastfeeding. Many women may decide throughout their life to undergo cosmetic breast surgery. These surgeries may include, breast reduction, breast lift...

The Aftermath of UV Rays

July is UV safety month! This month and all year long, it is important to be well informed about UV safety and skin cancer risks. Skin cancer is the one of the most common forms of cancer in the US with an estimate of more than 100,000 new...

Men’s Health: What You Need to Know

June is men's health monthJune is Men’s Health Month, a yearly observance which raises awareness for men’s health issues and encourages men and boys to implement healthy habits in their daily lives...

Does Getting the COVID-19 Vaccine Affect Facial Fillers?

The COVID-19 vaccine is a hot topic recently, with many people either trying to register for vaccine appointments or waiting eagerly until they are eligible to receive the vaccine. As the vaccines are continuing to be studied...

Skin Protection 101

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, and it is a great time to raise awareness and educate yourself and your loved ones about skin cancer and best practices for prevention. Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer; however, it is also the...

Mommy Makeover 101

When researching specific plastic surgery procedures, one might come across the term “Mommy Makeover.”  Mommy Makeover is a broad term used to describe a series of procedures a woman might have done following pregnancy to reach her desired post-pregnancy body, which is not always attainable...