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Too Old for Cosmetic Surgery?

Have you ever thought about having cosmetic surgery but wondered if you might be too old for it?  Patients  in their 60’s, 70’s, and 80’s often ask if it is safe to undergo aesthetic surgery at that age.  As with most things in medicine, researchers have actually looked into this.  A large study published in […]

  • Posted on: Apr 23 2019
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Medical Tourism and Plastic Surgery

One of the great things about Fort Worth is the ease of access to the world afforded by DFW airport. American Airlines has its headquarters here. With airlines like United, Delta, and Spirit, it’s easy to  fly here from anywhere in the country, and to fly from here to anywhere else. DFW now even has […]

  • Posted on: Feb 11 2015
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Fat Grafting of the Breasts

While it may sound crazy, fat grafting of the breasts is the real deal. Suctioning out unwanted fat from one area of the body and adding it to specific areas in a breast helps create a more refined, sculpted look. Initially used for breast cancer reconstruction, techniques continue to evolve and the technique is now […]

  • Posted on: Jan 27 2015
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24 Hour Saline Breast Enlargement

It seems to be all the rage in New York these days. Saline injected directly into the breast tissue. Wow! So, why on earth would a woman have something like that done? There are a few reasons. Some women who are considering breast augmentation want to have a good idea of what they’ll look like […]

  • Posted on: Sep 10 2014
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Microneedling

We are excited to introduce microneedling (also known as collagen induction therapy, or CIT) to the practice!  This evolving technique uses an electronic device to create controlled channels or microwounds into the skin.  These micro-passages stimulate the normal wound healing cascade by releasing growth factors, leading to the production of new collagen, elastin, and microscopic blood […]

  • Posted on: Jul 8 2014
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Las Vegas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium

I just came back from a fantastic meeting in Las Vegas.  This was a multidisciplinary meeting with plastic surgeons, dermatologists, ophthalmologists, and ENT facial surgeons from around the world.  I was looking for an opportunity to see how physicians in other specialties address issues that I see as well.  For instance, how do ophthalmologists who […]

  • Posted on: Jun 26 2014
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Fort Worth TopDoc

Each year in April Fort Worth, Texas magazine publishes its list of Top Doctors.  The magazine sends a survey to 4,500 local physicians and asks them to submit the names of the physicians in each field that they think are the best in Tarrant County.  I am once again honored to be selected to the […]

  • Posted on: Apr 9 2014
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Tummy tuck: get ready for summertime in Fort Worth!

In North Texas, when your children are young it’s almost impossible to avoid the pool in the summer.  And for many women, therein lies the conundrum.  They love their kids and the whole pool scene, yet they’re uncomfortable with how they look in their bathing suits.  Looking around, seeing so many tan, fit bodies, wondering […]

  • Posted on: Mar 28 2014
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