Timing of Weight Loss and Surgery
September 26, 2011

Many times patients will ask “Do I need to lose more weight before my surgery?”. it’s not as straight forward as you may think. I do think that for patients actively losing weight and have reasonable goals of additional weight loss should continue their weight loss before their cosmetic surgery. This is especially true for click to read more →

Costs for Gynecomastia Surgery
September 25, 2011

Gynecomastia, abnormal breast enlargement in males, is a very common problem. Unlike women, who generally share their concerns with family and friends,  men affected with gynecomastia keep it to themselves. They rarely speak about it to anyone. This is unfortunate because it is a big source of embarrassment and concern for them. I treat many click to read more →

Cheek Enhancement from Cosmetic Surgery Baltimore
September 9, 2011

Cheek enhancement has become a real hot topic of late. Cheek highlights generally give a very youthful appearance. There are several different ways to go about enhancing your cheeks. If you are lucky enough to already have beautiful cheeks, good make-up techniques are all you need. If you used to have nice cheeks and they click to read more →

FDA Hearings on Silicone Gel Implants
September 8, 2011

This past week the FDA has been hearing testimony regarding the safety and ongoing studies of silicone gel implants. In summary, they have found them to be safe and recognize the need to continue the follow up studies of women who have already been enrolled. I have copied the bulletin I received from the President click to read more →

Eyelid Surgery Benefits and Risks
July 15, 2011

One of the many popular options for facial plastic surgery that patients consider is cosmetic eyelid surgery. Also known as a blepharoplasty, cosmetic eyelid surgery is a great option for improving the overall appearance of the eye area, reducing the sagginess of the eyelids and greatly reducing wrinkles. During your consultation with Baltimore plastic surgeon click to read more →