Progressive Tension Sutures for Abdominoplasty by Dr. Ronald Schuster, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
November 20, 2009

Someone recently sent me an email asking about PTS sutures. They were reading online about these “progressive tension sutures”. This is the thing……… Progressive tension sutures are sutures (stitches) which are used to do two things. The main thing they are used for is to reduce the chance of getting a seroma after surgery. Seromas click to read more →

Massive Change for Massive Weight Loss Patients from Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Ronald Schuster, Baltimore, Maryland
October 29, 2009

Oh what a difference a day in the operating room can make. For patients who have had large weight loss from either voluntary control or from bariatric weight loss surgery, body contour surgery makes the final transformation. Most patients who lose more than 50 lbs., not to mention those who lose in excess of 100 click to read more →

Financing for Plastic Surgery – Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Ronald Schuster in Baltimore, Maryland
October 28, 2009

The recession may be officially over but everyone is still concerned about their finances. Financing has become a very popular way to allow patients to get the cosmetic procedures they want with an affordable payment plan. The most common procedures for financing seem to be breast augmentation, liposuction, and some of the larger body contour click to read more →

Testimonial from Breast Augmentation patient for Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Ronald Schuster
October 27, 2009

“Thanks Dr. Schuster! You did an awesome job. I’ve never felt this great before in my life 🙂 Thanks for EVERYTHING!” CS Wow. That means a lot to me. Breast augmentation is much more than getting “big boobs”. In fact most of my patients are really just looking to feel more in proportion and want click to read more →

Sculptra approved for cosmetic fillers from Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Ronald H. Schuster
October 26, 2009

Sculptra has recently been approved by the FDA for use as a cosmetic filler. It has been approved for many years for the use as a volume correction in the treatment of HIV patients. It has a long track record of being safe and effective. Like other fillers such as Restylane, Perlane, Juvederm, and Radiesse, click to read more →