Category Archives: General Plastic Surgery

One More Reason to Have Plastic Surgery in the United States

My Phoenix plastic surgery patients sometimes ask me if it is a bad idea to go to other countries to have their procedure performed at a lower cost. In my opinion, surgery is serious business, and bargain hunting should not … 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

Scars: What to Expect After Plastic Surgery [Part I: Controllable Factors]

As a plastic surgeon in the Scottsdale area, one of the questions I often hear from patients is: “What will my scars look like?” Obviously, scars will be a concern for patients having extensive surgery, such as a tummy tuck … Continue reading

Is Plastic Surgery Dangerous?

The issue of safety in plastic surgery comes up frequently in the media. News and entertainment shows like nothing better than a high-profile plastic surgery disaster to get viewers glued to their TV sets. Think of how much publicity was … Continue reading

Choose Wisely & Avoid Regrets Later

How do you plan ahead to make sure you will be happy with your breast augmentation results? Celebrities like Heidi Montag and Lisa Rinna have come forward recently with admissions that they regret some of their plastic surgery choices. Women … Continue reading

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