An Overview of Gynecomastia

Gynecomastia, or the enlargement of male breasts, is a rather common issue that can have negative emotional and physical impacts on an individual. Various forms of this condition exist, but fortunately, there are various treatments in Palm Harbor, FL, available to correct this issue. Many people describe gynecomastia as “man boobs.” Boys may have to deal with this issue while going through puberty, and often…

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How Do I Know My Plastic Surgeon is Qualified?

Not all surgeons are created equal. Surgeons can have different backgrounds and specialties; their results may prove better or worse than work by other surgeons. It is important patients look for certain certifications in their surgeon. By examining certification, you can lessen the risk of substandard surgery. Your Surgeon’s Experience To become a surgeon, your doctor should have acquired experience. During a consultation, a professional…

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Can’t Decide on a Procedure? Ask Yourself these Questions

For some patients, choosing surgery or a procedure is easy and simple. Other patients may feel more hesitation or take more time to make a decision. Palm Harbor plastic surgeons want to make you feel comfortable and happy with your decision. Sometimes we need to pick the brain to get the answer we are looking for; asking yourself these questions may help you choose your…

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Plastic Surgery- Looking Party Perfect for the Holidays

Whether it’s because people can take extra time off for recovery, or because they want to be in top form for parties, holidays are the time of year when plastic surgeons struggle to keep up with demand. During the holidays, you often see family and friends that you haven’t seen in a long time. And isn’t it great to hear, “You haven’t aged a bit!”…

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Great Moments in Breast History

Every woman has a milestone moment when thinking about her breasts. Perhaps buying your first bra. Nursing a baby for the first time. Deciding they were fine just as they are, or deciding to make a change. Or the day you discovered you had breast cancer, or were declared cancer-free. There have also been a lot of breast-related moments when breasts took center stage—figuratively and…

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Men want to look their best too!

It’s a rat race out there. When 25-year-olds can own million-dollar start-ups in Silicon Valley, more years do not necessarily get you more respect in the office. The harsh truth for most men is this: It’s not what you know. It’s how youthful you look. At least that’s what The New Republic is positing in its article exploring the increase of male cosmetic surgery and…

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Leave it to the Professionals

A day at the spa. Facial, massage, manicure, and perhaps a few cosmetic injections to smooth out a few lines and wrinkles. Wait a minute! A person who has given you a facial performing a medical procedure? No way. Yes, cosmetic fillers, breast augmentations and buttocks augmentations are medical procedures. You may be thinking, “well, obviously” but there have been cases in the news where untrained…

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Avoid Cheap Plastic Surgery

As plastic surgery becomes increasingly popular, more people begin wanting to alter their appearance for the better. Unfortunately, this can be a costly venture, which is what drives many people to seek cheaper surgery. High Demand Results in Cheap Performance When something gets popular, there are always people out there looking to make a quick dollar off of it, preferably with as little work and…

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Remember the 3 P’s When Choosing a Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon

A cardiologist, oncologist, and emergency room physician are all facing severe legal charges for practicing cosmetic surgery without being certified or qualified to perform the procedures. The reality is that more and more medical professionals are advertising cosmetic procedures without the certification to do so. This puts patients at risk for a botched surgery that not only negatively affects their appearance, but can also have…

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How to Choose a Qualified Plastic Surgeon

So you’ve decided that you want a breast augmentation or some sort of cosmetic procedure. All you have to do is open the phone book or perform a Google search to find a plastic surgeon, right? Wrong – finding a plastic surgeon to give you the look you’ve always wanted isn’t necessarily as easy as it seems. While there are many “cosmetic surgeons” practicing, the…

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