Plastic Surgery Blog

Why Do Women Get Breast Augmentation

Published on April 12, 2019
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Of all of the cosmetic surgical procedures there are to choose from Breast Augmentation remains the number one choice for women. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons report 313,735 procedures performed in 2018. To put that in perspective, that is

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What is Rhinoplasty?

Published on April 8, 2019
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What is Rhinoplasty? Nose Surgery, or Rhinoplasty,  is a plastic surgery procedure designed to improve the appearance and/or function of the nose. Rhinoplasty reshapes the nose for those who are unhappy with the aesthetics of their nose, and can be a

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What is Capsular Contracture?

Published on April 5, 2019
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What is Capsular Contracture? Capsular contracture is a possible complication of breast implant surgery. A breast should be soft, flexible, and drape naturally, even if it is a reconstructed breast that was surgically created after a mastectomy (removal of the breast).

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Brachioplasty Jacksonville

Published on March 13, 2019

The Brachioplasty surgery is a body contouring procedure that is performed to improve the appearance of the upper arms. Often referred to as batwings, this surgical procedure eliminates excess skin and fat from the upper arm.  Many people struggle with their arm

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Why Do Women Get Breast Reduction Surgery

Published on March 5, 2019

Why Do Women Get Breast Reduction Surgery? Breast Reduction surgery is something often considered by women with very large and heavy breasts who may experience a variety of medical problems caused by the excessive weight. Women with disproportionately large breasts often suffer

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Freeze the Fat – Non Invasive Fat Removal with CoolSculpting

Published on June 1, 2017
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Fat Removal With CoolSculpting Fat removal by freezing? CoolSculpting is the newest technology in the field of non-invasive fat removal.  Unlike liposuction which requires downtime and small incisions, CoolSculpting freezes and destroys the fat in areas resistant to diet and

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How to Minimize Scarring after Surgery

Published on June 6, 2012

Written by Sofia Kirk, M.D. To aid our patients in reducing scars post surgery, Dr. Kirk shares these tips on successful healing. As always, any concerns you may have post-operatively can be answered by the professionals at Posh Plastic Surgery.

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Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)

Published on May 29, 2012

Tummy tuck surgery (properly called an abdominoplasty) is a surgical procedure whereby the excess skin and fat of the belly are removed (dermatolipectomy) and the loose muscles of the abdominal wall are tightened. A tummy tuck is most popular with