Category Archives: Tummy Tuck

Tummy Tuck & Tattoos: What You Need to Know

A significant number of my tummy tuck patients from the Scottsdale and Phoenix area have tattoos.  These range from small, discrete tattoos to large sleeves and full back pieces. While these tattoos usually have little impact on surgical choices, sometimes they … Continue reading

Why Is Activity So Important After Tummy Tuck?

Abdominoplasty, or tummy tuck surgery, at my Scottsdale-area medical office is a very popular and dramatic surgery I perform frequently. Whether alone or in combination with breast surgery as part of a “mommy makeover,” abdominoplasty is definitely a transformative procedure. Abdominoplasty … Continue reading

Healthy Lifestyle Lowers Surgical Risks

The relationship between plastic surgery and healthy lifestyle habits is very important, and it is an important part of the conversation I have with patients who come to me for aesthetic plastic surgery near Phoenix. Maintaining a positive attitude and … Continue reading

How Do You Know the Time Is Right for Plastic Surgery?

As I have discussed many times on my blog and my website, plastic surgery should not be taken lightly, and many factors need to be considered before making a final decision about plastic surgery in Phoenix. Here are a few … Continue reading

Scars: What to Expect After Plastic Surgery [Part II: Uncontrollable Factors]

Any time an incision is made there will be a permanent scar. As I discussed in Part I of this blog series, when I perform Phoenix area plastic surgery, I take all possible precautions to ensure that scars will heal … Continue reading

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