Tag: plastic surgery

Young woman considers liposuction.

Should I Get Liposuction? 5 Signs You’re Ready

February 19, 2020 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  For those considering or planning for a liposuction procedure here in the DC area, timing is everything. Choosing the right time to move forward with liposuction can make all the difference in terms of the success and efficiency of your recovery and your satisfaction with your results over the long term. How can you… Read more »

Pregnant woman after a tummy tuck procedure

Can I Have a Baby After a Tummy Tuck?

December 13, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  For women considering a tummy tuck at our plastic surgery practice near Bethesda, MD, the question of whether future pregnancies will be possible is a common one. Because the surgery is so often considered a post-pregnancy procedure, many moms and moms-to-be aren’t sure whether they’ll need to wait to enjoy the many benefits. In… Read more »

Woman emotionally preparing for her plastic surgery procedure.

5 Ways to Emotionally Prepare for Plastic Surgery

December 4, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  While plastic surgery can ultimately be a rewarding and positive experience, the initial recovery process can pose both physical and emotional challenges. Temporary feelings of frustration, impatience, or doubt are a reality for many plastic surgery patients. At our Washington, DC, area practice, we care deeply about your physical wellness after surgery and your… Read more »

Plastic surgeon in the midst of a surgical procedure

What Does it Really Mean to Be the ‘Best’ Plastic Surgeon?

September 4, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  When women and men in our area start looking for a plastic surgeon, they often begin by searching for the “best plastic surgeon in Washington, D.C.” It’s a search that can yield a lot of helpful information—if you know what you’re really looking for. There are quite a few traits that may constitute a… Read more »

Woman lying on bed considering plastic surgery

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Choosing Plastic Surgery

August 7, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

  When deciding to move forward with a plastic surgery procedure such as breast augmentation at our Washington, DC-area practice, it’s important to make sure you’re heading into the process with a clear and healthy mindset. Checking that your motivations are coming from a positive place helps set the stage for a smooth and rewarding… Read more »

How Will a Tummy Tuck Affect My Tattoo in Washington DC?

How Will a Tummy Tuck Affect My Tattoo?

April 28, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Many of the men and women we consult with about tummy tuck surgery at our Washington, DC, practice are concerned about tattoos along the abdomen and how they may be affected by the procedure. Since tummy tucks largely focus on the skin, they can cause some changes in surface features like tattoos. This is something… Read more »

How Daily Life Changes After Breast Augmentation In Washington DC

How Daily Life Changes After Breast Augmentation

April 15, 2019 by Center for Plastic Surgery

Women who undergo breast augmentation report significant improvements in the quality of their post-surgical lives. A study by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons showed “very large” jumps in women’s self-reported satisfaction with their bodies after the surgery. But while the big picture improvements are clear, many women considering breast augmentation at our Washington DC… Read more »

Key Questions to Ask as You Consider Breast Augmentation Surgery

The taboo surrounding cosmetic surgery has evaporated like Heidi Montag’s waistline.  In our practice we are seeing women of all ages are signing up to add curves in lieu of vacationing this summer.  So what does one look for when shopping for a breast augmentation?  Here are some tips to consider: Training: Has the Surgeon… Read more »

“A Gift Just for Me”

For 63 year old Susan, needles are a terrifying thought – so much so that she even delivered her son naturally.  She said, “I wanted to give a gift to myself to take care of the turkey neck I had always hated. I inherited it from my father, and it got even more exaggerated after… Read more »

Cosmetic Pick-Me-Ups: They’re Not Just For The Gals

September 6, 2012 by Center for Plastic Surgery

The tide has shifted.  This past year has had the media buzzing about the growing trend of men seeking cosmetic procedures.  For example, the term “Brotox” was coined (the nickname that fondly references men getting Botox).  From Botox to beer bellies, it seems the fellas are finally embracing the notion that they’d like to preserve… Read more »