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CoolAdvantage PLUS is here!

Did you know that we are one of the first practices in the country to be allowed to use CoolAdvantage Plus, the newest in CoolSculpting technology? Well, we are! And it is an honor to be trusted by Zeltiq to be on the spearhead of new treatment designs. What is […]

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CoolAdvantage CoolSculpting

Introducing CoolAdvantage! Permanent non-surgical fat loss in just 35 minutes! CoolAdvantage is a new, highly advanced applicator for CoolSculpting that cuts treatment time in half, and we are the very first in our area to use it!! CoolAdvantage uses a combination of delivering lower temperature plus a newly designed shape […]

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CoolSculpting is the Bomb

CoolSculpting is the bomb. I mean it, and I speak from the perspective of a plastic surgeon with all the tools to treat excess unwanted fat. I can do liposuction, I can do Vaser and Prolipo and SmartLipo and so on. And I still believe that the majority of patients […]

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Botox: A New Wonder Drug?

Botox Cosmetic (a trade name coined by Allergan and generally known as botulinum toxin in the research community), has been the subject of research since the 1800s. In the early 1980s botulinum toxin’s use as a muscle relaxant was put to good use for improving eye alignment (strabismus) relieving eyelid […]

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CoolSculpting Update

So we have been CoolSculpting (non-surgical liposuction) for 3 months now. The results are coming in. What do we, in the office, see? Well, patients do really well during the procedure. The initial application of the suction is intense and weird but, as we had hoped, the second set of […]

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Give Something Back!

We have looked in to all the nonprofits listed below to confirm that they are doing good – efficiently and effectively. Let us know which one speaks to you, and call us between now and February 15th to schedule your surgery anytime before the end of 2015, and I’ll donate […]

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CoolSculpting – Nonsurgical Liposuction

Let me start by saying that I am EXTREMELY slow to jump on the technology bandwagon. I researched lasers for over 6 months before choosing the Sciton Joule. Those of you who have benefited from that technology know that light based therapy really works. We have hundreds of patients getting […]

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Juvederm Voluma XC

Those of you that know me already know that I adore facial fillers. Why? Because our faces age not because skin becomes less elastic over time, but because the sagging, tired look we get as we get older is caused, to a large extent, by loss of volume in the […]

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Fillers: To microcannula, or not to microcannula…

I feel a bit like Hamlet as I contemplate this question. There is a lot of buzz out there about the use of microcannulas, as the microcannula companies pull out all the stops marketing to the public and driving patient demand to my office. So I am blogging to do […]

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How the Sun Sees You

Click here to watch the video: How the Sun Sees You This is an amazing look at your skin when photographed with UV light as the light source. Melanin will absorb the UV light leaving dark patches. The amazing thing is that early on the discolorations can’t be seen under […]

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