Plastic Surgery

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Need a Plastic Surgery Revision?

September 17, 2018 · 0 comments

Taking the step toward plastic surgery after massive weight loss is a normal part of the weight loss surgery journey. For most, this is the part that completes and restores the body to the natural aesthetic. When someone has gained a large amount of weight this internally stretches the skin

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Prepare for Body Contouring Surgery After WLS

August 29, 2018 · 0 comments

Bariatric surgery is a term used to encompass several types of surgery performed on the stomach or intestines with the primary purpose of helping someone with morbid obesity lose a significant amount of weight. If you have a body mass index (BMI) of 40 or above, or you have health

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Men Get Body Contouring Surgery After WLS Too!

August 20, 2018 · 0 comments

In 2016, men accounted for 13.8% of plastic surgery patients with 3,264,254 procedures performed worldwide. The top five procedures requested by men are Eyelid Surgery, Gynecomastia, Rhinoplasty, Liposuction and Hair Transplant. (ISAPS statistics 2016). The trend of plastic  surgery for men is growing and especially for men that have had

Details for Lower Body Lifts

Details for Lower Body Lifts After Massive Weight Loss

June 18, 2018 · 0 comments

Body lifts have increased 5000% over the past 15 years. This has paralleled the rise in bariatric procedures that have been performed. Obesity was classified as a disease by Medicare in 2002, prompting bariatric surgery to be a covered expense by most insurance carriers as a means of controlling and

Lower Body Lifts After Massive Weight Loss

Get to Know Lower Body Lifts After Massive Weight Loss

June 15, 2018 · 0 comments

Lower Body Lifts are one of the most common procedures that I do for my patients that have been successful with a massive weight loss. Without stepping foot in an operating room with me, today you can be informed as to the detailed process of how this procedure is done.


Setting Expectations for Weight Loss Body Contouring

April 30, 2018 · 0 comments

Most plastic surgeons have experienced this. They see a patient for a procedure on one day and see a very similar looking patient the next. The recommendation for surgical treatment is the same.  The procedures are performed the same week, and both patients progress well without complications. During follow up,

Wound Separation After Plastic Surgery

Wound Separation After Plastic Surgery: Factors, Symptoms & Treatments

April 13, 2018 · 0 comments

Wound dehiscence or separation in reconstructive plastic surgery after massive weight loss is unfortunately common. Some sources quote the incidence of wound openings may be as high as 15 - 20%. Several factors influence the occurrence of wound separation. Multiple factors influence the chances of wound breakdown. There are some

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Can Body Contouring Aid in Weight Maintenance?

March 12, 2018 · 0 comments

For many people, body contouring surgery is the ultimate reward after a long weight loss journey. Looking good is a big incentive, but the benefits may be more than cosmetic. As a physician who specializes in body contouring in Los Angeles, I have treated hundreds of these patients throughout the