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Addressing Your Mid-Face First

Most patients come in for dermal fillers specifically for an area that needs immediate filling, however they don’t realize that prevention in the mid-face is really what needs to be addressed. When we think of the face we need to think of dividing it into thirds. The first third primarily being the forehead and eyes, […]

Prescription Skin Care

Prescription strength skin care lines such as Obagi Nuderm and ZO Skin Health by Dr. Zein Obagi provide top notch, grade-A ingredients to those looking to make a real difference in their face. Pharmaceutical-grade products deliver higher concentrations of key ingredients such as vitamin C, hydroquinone, and retinol/Retin-A. These are just a few ingredients that […]

Body After Weight Loss

The hard work of losing the weight has occurred but now the struggle is dealing with the loose skin that comes with your weight loss achievement. Often times more than one area is affected. Surgeries such as abdominoplasty, body lift, arm lift, breast lift, inner thigh lift, and liposuction may be needed. Many of these […]

Liposuction vs. CoolSculpting

Liposuction or CoolSculpting? How do you know which way to go? Traditional liposuction is a great surgical option for patients who may have multiple areas that need to be addressed or if the present fat is more than CoolSculpting can handle. CoolSculpting is a great non-invasive method of fat removal, which makes the technology very […]

Excess neck fat-What to do?

Submental fullness or excess fat beneath the chin can be caused by weight gain, aging, and just plain old genetics. Did you know there are several ways to diminish this excess fat? Traditionally there is the mini neck lift which is surgery of the neck through liposuction. This surgery is in office under local and […]

Surface Fillers

What is surface filler you may ask? Surface filler is a dermal filler such as Belotero, specifically for fine, “etched-in” lines. These lines are commonly present around the mouth, above and below the lips, along the crows feet of the eyes, and around the chin. We like to use Belotero as a finishing touch to […]

Sientra Breast Implants

Sientra breast implants are the only FDA-approved 5th generation round implants on the market. These implants are HSC or High-Strength Cohesive silicone gel implants that come in a variety of profiles. This means the silicone gel is designed to hold shape and resist gel fracture while maintaining its softness. The textured shell design of the […]

Choosing the right dermal filler

How do you decide which dermal filler is best for you? You should discuss your facial concerns with your injector, addressing fine lines, deep wrinkles, lack of volume, asymmetry, scarring, etc. Once you decipher your problem areas your injector will discuss your treatment options. Your injector will consider the depth of the wrinkling and decide […]

No drain tummy tuck

Using a modified technique, it is now possible to perform a no drain tummy tuck. In the past, all tummy tucks required drainage tubes which caused discomfort as well as reducing the mobility of the patient. Since 2013 we have been performing a new quilting technique thereby eliminating the use of drains. This has reduced […]

miraDry is here!

Now introducing miraDry! The FDA-approved, non-invasive technology to diminish underarm sweating, odor, and hair growth. Results are immediate and last forever. This quick procedure allows you to be clean and confident. No more yellow stains or wet spots, no reapplying deodorant, and little to no hair. This procedure is good for all skin types and […]

CoolSculpting Certified Practice

CoolSculpting® is the only non-invasive procedure that uses advanced cooling technology to gently and effectively eliminate fat in specific areas of a patient’s body through a proprietary technology called Cryolipolysis®. This procedure involves no incisions and no anesthesia and reduces the fat layer without harming the skin or other tissues. There is little to no down time and you will see results in 8-12 weeks. We now have two CoolSculpting® machines allowing us to treat a patient in one half the normal time.

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