Is Breast Augmentation Worth It? Real Patients Share Their Story

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on September 28, 2021

Breast augmentation is about creating balance and beauty for many patients.

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Topics: Plastic Surgery, Breast Augmentation, Breast lift

How To Use Your Proffer Surgical Or Spa Gift Card

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on January 12, 2021

Getting a gift card to Proffer Surgical Associates or The Spa at Proffer Surgical can be a big surprise! If you aren't familiar with our services, however, you may find yourself wondering a number of questions.

What treatments would best work for your problem areas? Does your gift card go toward any of our offerings, or do restrictions apply? Does your gift card expire?

We want you to get the most value out of your card. So, to help answer some of these questions, we put together this infographic! Below, you'll find a list of procedures, treatments, and products you can purchase based on the type of gift card you have.

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Topics: Skin care, Plastic Surgery, Spa

6 Tips For Staying Fit After Liposuction

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on December 24, 2020

After your liposuction procedure, you may wonder what would happen if you gained weight. After all, you’ve done all the hard work already like exercising and eating right, reaching an ideal weight and living a healthy lifestyle. Now you’ve achieved the sculpted look you’ve always wanted -and you like it!

You’d be frustrated and sad if gaining a few pounds would jeopardize your new and beautiful body contours.

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Topics: Plastic Surgery, Body Contouring, Liposuction

Liposuction: When It Is (and Isn’t) a Good Fit

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on October 6, 2020

As many people have been stuck at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, gaining weight has become a serious frustration. While exercise and dieting can help you shed pounds, sometimes, it’s not enough. You can still find yourself with unwanted rolls and folds.

Fortunately, there are treatment options available, something that can dramatically slim your waistline, tummy, back, glutes, and thighs. Liposuction can help you take back your body and your confidence.

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But, liposuction isn’t for everyone. If you’re interested in investing in a treatment for your body, mind, and soul, read on to learn when liposuction is—and isn’t—a good fit.

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Topics: Plastic Surgery, Body Contouring, Liposuction

The Best Spa Treatments To Get Near The End Of Summer

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on August 25, 2020


Summer is all about the beach, time with friends and family, and safely soaking up the sun. Whether you’re enjoying the holidays from the safety of your backyard or the wide skies of a national park, you want to look your best. 

But while summer is great for enjoying the great outdoors, it’s not so nice on your skin. Heat, dry air, wind, and potent UV rays are a recipe for skin problems like dull, flaky, and damaged skin. 

You deserve to look stunning when summer ends, and these quick spa treatments can help. Below, we’ll share our favorite treatments for dewy, soft, flawless skin—even in the late August heat.

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Topics: Plastic Surgery, Breast Augmentation

What To Do Before And After Your Breast Augmentation To Get the Best Results

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on August 11, 2020


If you’re planning to have breast augmentation surgery, right now you’re pretty excited about getting the procedure. You’re also likely wrestling with concerns that the whole experience won’t turn out the way you want.

The best thing to do is to prepare your body and your mind for your surgical procedure. This means taking care of your health, learning as much as you can about the procedure, and getting to know the people who will be taking care of you

To help you prepare, we’ve prepared the following checklist of what to do before and after your breast augmentation to get the best results. By following these steps, you will not only shorten your recovery time, but you’ll also achieve the results you’ve been hoping for.

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Topics: Plastic Surgery, Breast Augmentation

What Is CareCredit & What Does It Cover?

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on June 16, 2020

CareCredit's philosophy is simple: Assist people in getting the medical care and/or procedures they want, when they need them.

That care can involve both health and beauty, whether it's new hearing aids, dental exams, or elected cosmetic procedures.


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Topics: Plastic Surgery

Eyelid Lift: How To Get Younger-Looking Eyes In Minutes

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on January 14, 2020

t hurts to look in the mirror and see a person who’s much older than how you feel inside. Unfortunately, for many individuals, this is an all too common occurrence. The culprit: your eyes.

There’s a reason why so many cultures refer to the eyes as “the windows to the soul.” It’s because your eyes communicate more information with people than any other part of your face. 

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Topics: Plastic Surgery, Facial Surgery

3 Ways To Start Off The New Year With Your Dream Body

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on January 7, 2020

Most resolutions involve losing weight and getting into shape, but what happens a few months into the year, when your new year’s resolve has thawed like the coming of spring?

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Topics: Plastic Surgery, Liposuction, Gynecomastia, tummy tuck

Tummy Tuck vs. CoolSculpting: Comparing the Top Flat Stomach Treatments

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on December 3, 2019

No body area causes more frustration than your stomach. As you go through the emotional and physical changes of aging, childbirth, and natural weight fluctuations, you’re bound to find excess fat around your abdomen.

Diet and exercise don’t always tone this difficult area. In fact, they can make it worse. As you lose weight and tone the rest of your body, you may make the extra weight on your stomach even more pronounced.

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Topics: Plastic Surgery, tummy tuck