Tummy Tuck Recovery

As a major surgery, abdominoplasty has a recovery period, and like all major surgeries, this recovery period will require you to take some time off from “normal life” while your body heals. The best way to prepare for this procedure is to know what to expect for your tummy tuck recovery. Once your body has […]

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Laser and Lycopene

Article written by Dr. Larry Pollack The use of Laser technology for facial rejuvenation remains a popular and time-tested procedure  to soften wrinkles, reduce hyperpigmentation and blotchiness, and enhance collagen production. Newer lasers have made the procedure safe, with quick recovery time. Erbium lasers usually require multiple treatments, whereas CO2 lasers, while more aggressive, can […]

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Breast Implant Warranties

Breast implant warranties can be difficult to understand. As with all warranties, they contain specific information that breast augmentation patients should know. Here are some of the basic details included in breast implant warranties, as exemplified by the warranties for Mentor® breast implants. Mentor® is Dr. Pollack’s main source for breast implants, though he also […]

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5 Skin Conditions That Fraxel® Can Fix

 The wide range of skin conditions in this world is perhaps too numerous to count. With so many to treat, scientists have their hands full trying to identify the appropriate treatments for each case. Thankfully, a few common skin conditions can count on Fraxel® for an effective treatment. Fraxel® laser treatment can repair the following […]

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Breast Reduction for Chronic Pain

Not all plastic surgery procedures have purely cosmetic benefits. Breast reduction surgery, a plastic surgery procedure that can improve the appearance and reduce the size of the breasts, may also help alleviate chronic pain. If your overly large breasts cause you physical pain and discomfort on a daily basis, breast reduction can ease your symptoms and […]

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Is Fat Transfer for Breast Augmentation Worth It?

According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, fat transfer to the breast increased by 41 percent in 2016. With its recent surge in popularity, many women are wondering whether fat transfer breast augmentation is worth it. As with all cosmetic procedures, this technique has pros and cons that could determine whether it is […]

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