Can Exercise Alone Correct Gynecomastia?

Gynecomastia is a condition that can affect men of various ages and causes the breasts to take on an enlarged appearance. Since gynecomastia can result in excess fat forming on the chest, many men spend hours in the gym doing chest exercises in an attempt to sculpt the chest. However, ... Continue Reading

What Causes Gynecomastia?

Men with gynecomastia are experiencing a condition in which the chest has an excess of fat, skin, and/or glandular breast tissue. With the resulting “enlargement” of the breasts, gynecomastia can produce feelings of pronounced self-consciousness and a low self-esteem. While the exact cause of gynecomastia is still unknown, doctors have ... Continue Reading

When Should I Consider a Mommy Makeover?

Pregnancy can be a beautiful time in a woman’s life, but the post-baby body changes may not always be as desirable. When trying to regain a pre-pregnancy figure, eating a nutritious diet and following a rigorous exercise regimen do not always lead to satisfying results. A mommy makeover is a ... Continue Reading

What Happens to the Stomach Muscles During and After Pregnancy?

Pregnancy causes many changes to the body, some of which cannot be reversed with diet and exercise alone. Though the skin and muscles of the abdomen stretch to accommodate the pregnancy, they do not always return to their pre-pregnancy state afterward. In some cases, the abdominal muscles may even become ... Continue Reading

Is it Possible to Get a Facelift Without Surgery?

A facelift is designed to smooth loose or sagging facial skin while tightening the underlying musculature for a more toned and youthful appearance. Though a very effective method of facial rejuvenation, not all patients want – or need – facelift surgery to achieve their goals. With a thorough understanding of ... Continue Reading

How Long Do Results Last After Facelift Surgery?

A facelift can reverse the effects of natural facial aging and turn back the clock on your appearance. While the benefits of a facelift are widely known, many patients ask during the consultation process how long they can expect their results to last. Though a facelift can significantly improve tissue ... Continue Reading

What Age Is Best for a Facelift?

A facelift is designed to reverse the effects of the natural aging process by lifting loose or lax facial skin, muscles, or fat. Since each person will experience facial aging at a different rate, there is no one age that is best for the procedure. There is also no age ... Continue Reading

Liposuction for Men

Men are just as susceptible as women to the fat accumulation that typically occurs as we age. Even with a healthy diet and regular exercise, this excess fat often stubbornly remains. With liposuction, men can achieve the slimming results women have been enjoying for decades. Though the basics of liposuction ... Continue Reading

How Many Areas Can You Treat in One Liposuction Session?

Liposuction can successfully eliminate excess fat from a number of body areas, including the hips, abdomen, flanks, buttocks, arms, knees, and chin. Consequently, many patients often ask our board-certified plastic surgeons how many areas they can simultaneously treat to achieve a slimmer figure. While there is no one correct answer ... Continue Reading