COVID-19 UPDATE

IMPORTANT INFORMATION To our valued patients, In light of the ongoing Coronavirus crisis and growing number of Covid-19 cases, we have decided to suspend all in-person clinical care at Moraitis Plastic Surgery. (We proactively have not had clinic/surgery hours since March 12). State and local authorities have recenlty prohibited us from providing any elective medical procedures/surgeries and our national professional societies have have strongly recommended that all of…

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Why More Men are Turning to Plastic Surgery

In today’s day and age, people are more focused on looking and feeling better than ever. Men are spending more time in the gym and eating healthier to take care of their bodies. However, there is one thing these efforts can’t prevent: aging. That is where plastic surgery comes in. When it comes to the workplace, some men believe that a younger-looking appearance can help…

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Medical Tourism – Are You Saving Money or Risking Your Life?

Cosmetic surgery has helped millions overcome deformities, restore youthfulness, regain their contour and fight low self-esteem. There are thousands of transformation stories in Tampa and Palm Harbor, FL alone and you can read countless others from around the world online. However, what gets into the headlines are tragic stories of surgical procedures that have gone terribly wrong. This could be due to uninformed choices, unsafe…

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10 Things That Make A Girl Beautiful – Not Simply Hot!

Being beautiful is not as frivolous a term as being hot or sexy. Unfortunately, such terms only lower a woman’s worth to the symmetry of their face or the fullness of their figure. On the other hand, beautiful is an adjective that is far more prestigious. Passionate women are contagious. One who is continuously excited about life, lives for things she’s passionate about and holds…

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Should Parents Allow Their Teenagers To Get Cosmetic Surgery?

After months of speculation, the world finally received confirmation that 17-year-old Kylie Jenner had her lips cosmetically enhanced. Plastic surgery can help an individual by adding to their self-esteem however, this debate has been on the rise: should teenagers be allowed by parents to undergo cosmetic surgery? As per the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the number of people under 18 years of age…

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Plastic Surgery Trends

In Palm Harbor, Florida, some patients desire to learn more about the field of plastic surgery. For information about what procedures are most popular, what types of procedures patients are choosing, and the approximate age of patients, you can visit the American Society of Plastic Surgeons at ASPS.org or the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery at www.surgery.org. As two cosmetic sources, they offer information…

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Top 3 Ways to Avoid Corrective Procedures

An effective procedure may improve patient’s self-esteem and body image.  When a procedure is not performed correctly, patients may desire additional procedures. Although plastic surgeons in Tampa Bay, Florida may offer corrections, these corrections require more money, time, and healing.  To avoid corrective procedures, patients may take the following steps: Understand Surgeon Qualifications Board certification may offer patients an indicator of surgeon skill. Patients may…

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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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“Say What?” To People about Your Cosmetic Surgery

In Tampa and Palm Harbor, cosmetic patients may find themselves with an audience. Perhaps at the pool someone notices your new swimwear. Or, your partner sees you working out at the gym. People are bound to notice. Responding to a sensitive audience can be intimidating. So, how do you tactfully broach the subject? Telling Your Friends and Family If you know certain people in your…

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No-Knife Skin Tightening

If you’re searching for a non-surgical way to tighten your skin, you may feel that you have no alternative other than plastic surgery. Not so! There are several non-surgical options offered in Tampa and Palm Harbor, Florida To tighten your skin, heat is applied to the lower younger layers of skin. The heat stimulates collagen and contracts skin tissue. Common techniques are non-invasive methods using…

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