8 Things To Know Before Getting A Breast Augmentation

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on February 27, 2018

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, breast augmentation surgery is the most popular type of cosmetic surgery for women who want to improve their appearance.

If you're considering breast implants, here are eight things you need to know before you schedule the operation.

Read More

Topics: Plastic Surgery, Breast Augmentation

Can I Finance My Plastic Surgery?

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on January 23, 2018

Is there is a part of your body that you've never been completely satisfied with? Do you no longer feel comfortable in your own body after having children? Have you lost a considerable amount of weight that’s left you with excess skin?

If so, you've probably toyed with the idea of plastic surgery, but you believe it’s too expensive to ever be a reality for you.

Well, there are thousands upon thousands of people who feel just like you feel, and each year many of them move forward with plastic surgery.

APPLY NOW TO CARECREDIT

Read More

Topics: Plastic Surgery

6 FAQ About Tummy Tucks

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on October 3, 2017

If you've developed unattractive belly fat that just won't go away from weight gain or pregnancy, you may be a candidate for a tummy tuck.

Known as an abdominoplasty, a tummy tuck will remove excess skin and fat from your abdominal areas and tighten up loose muscles. It can help you get the body you've always wanted.

If you think a tummy tuck may be right for you, here are six frequently asked questions that may help you with your decision.

Read More

Topics: Plastic Surgery

15 Questions To Ask Your Cosmetic Surgeon

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on September 7, 2017

Before your procedure, you will attend a consultation with your cosmetic surgeon. We recommend you ask these 15 questions to help you properly prepare for your surgery as well as to get to know your surgeon.

Read More

Topics: Plastic Surgery

Why Women Prefer MENTOR Breast Implants

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on August 1, 2017

You might think that all breast implants are the same, but that’s not true. Breast implants are available in a variety of shapes and sizes. They are also available from different manufacturers.

Read More

Topics: Plastic Surgery, Breast Augmentation

What Is A Mommy Makeover?

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on February 8, 2019

Giving birth is an amazing miracle that changes your life forever. However, it may also change your body forever.

The process of carrying a baby, giving birth and breastfeeding stresses out a woman's body. Following pregnancy, it's not uncommon for women to have loose skin, weakened muscles, stretched nipples and sagging, deflated breasts.

Read More

Topics: Plastic Surgery

How Can You Get Rid Of Man Breasts?

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on September 11, 2017

Up to 30 percent of men develop gynecomastia at some point in their lives.

Commonly referred to as man breasts or man boobs, this condition usually occurs due to a hormonal imbalance. The hormonal imbalances of the teen years and old age often trigger the growth, although the condition can appear at any age. 

Read More

Topics: Plastic Surgery, Gynecomastia

Why Should You Use Compression Garments After Surgery?

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on April 25, 2017

Compression garments aid in a smooth recovery process after surgical procedures. Made of elastic material and cloth to facilitate a tight (but not constrictive) fit, compression garments ensure that specific body areas receive constant, uniform pressure. These garments are sized to fit the contours of your body and for the type of surgery that you underwent.

Read More

Topics: Plastic Surgery, Body Contouring, Breast reduction, Breast Reconstruction, Liposuction

4 Medical Procedures That Pair Well Together

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on August 4, 2017

Medical procedures performed to enhance your appearance or resolve reconstruction concerns can vary in their levels of success depending on several factors. Each person’s body is unique and will recover differently. Often, a combination of medical procedures and treatments can maximize your results, thus providing the optimal outcome.

Read More

Topics: Plastic Surgery, Injectables

Can You Get A Loan For Cosmetic Surgery?

Posted by Dr. Patrick Proffer on August 4, 2017

One of the challenges some people face electing to have cosmetic surgery, is the financial aspect of the procedure. Most cosmetic surgeries are not covered by insurance, so patients have to come up with the funds to pay for them out of pocket. There are specific medical loans that are available to help pay for a cosmetic surgery you might be considering.

Read More

Topics: Plastic Surgery