Posts From July, 2016

An Exciting New Way to Use Kybella

Kybella® is the first approved non-surgical treatment that contours and approves the appearance of fat under the chin. Kybella is deoxycholic acid, a naturally-occurring molecule in the body that aids in the breakdown and absorption of dietary fat. When injected into the fat beneath your chin, Kybella® causes the destruction of fat cells. Once destroyed, […]


How to Improve the Appearance of Scars

In plastic surgery we are always thinking of new ways to improve the appearance of scars. Aesthetically, we place scars in places where they will be the least visible. However, sometimes scars do not heal the way we would like. When a scar is not healing perfectly, there are many options to consider. This resource […]


Nipple Reconstruction Options

Nipple Reconstruction Options If nipple reconstruction is the next step in your breast reconstruction, congratulations, you are near the end of your journey!  Nipple reconstruction is done at the end of the breast reconstruction once the patient is satisfied with the architecture (size, shape, symmetry) of the breast. The nipple reconstruction is a simple last […]



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