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Northwestern Specialists in Plastic Surgery

Is a Nipple Tattoo the New Beginning You Want?

Nipple reconstruction is typically not a primary aspect of breast reconstruction after mastectomy. When a nipple-sparing mastectomy is not possible, women have several options they can consider. In recent years, nipple tattooing has become a popular choice. What is nipple tattooing? Traditional nipple tattoos had been performed by medical aestheticians as well as by some […]


Northwestern Specialists in Plastic Surgery

Is It Safe to Combine Cosmetic Surgery Procedures?

Techniques in plastic surgery have improved significantly over the years. Rather than perform a full facelift on most patients, plastic surgeons now have individual procedures that can focus on smaller areas. For example, we perform blepharoplasty to correct eyelid sagging and bagging. Brow lift surgery addresses a drooping brow line and, possibly, even those frown […]


Northwestern Specialists in Plastic Surgery

Best Cosmetic Procedures and Treatments for a Winter Refresh

The holiday season has a way of increasing people’s interest in cosmetic procedures. This doesn’t only include the various nonsurgical beauty-boosting treatments one can get on their lunch hour but also the plastic surgery procedures people have been on the fence about all year. Winter is a great time to undergo cosmetic procedures that may […]


Breast Reconstruction Surgery Chicago, IL

Breast Reconstruction: Why, How, and Whom

A breast cancer diagnosis brings with it quite a few details to understand. A woman has much more to cope with than her specific diagnosis. To preserve health, it is necessary to decide quickly how she wishes to address your situation. Treatment itself is often quite physically and emotionally taxing. Then, if part of the […]


Is Microneedling Worth the Hype?

Accepting the physical changes that accompany aging can be a difficult pill to swallow. It’s especially difficult because many early signs of aging appear in our skin, especially our face. Looking at yourself in the mirror every day may bring up insecurities that you haven’t always had. One recent service that has allowed us to […]

  • Posted on: Nov 25 2019
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‘Tis the Season of Giving, so Remember Yourself!

Wintertime holidays offer something special. Toasty fires, dinners with loved-ones, stacks of party invites, and more. Alongside the social engagements of the holiday season, we’ve got to find time to shop for multiple people, manage the day to day business of our lives, oh, and also manage to look great doing all of this. The […]


Laser Treatments & Resurfacing Chicago, IL

We’ve Got the Three Aspects of Facial Aging Covered

Most of us have received at least a little advice about how to take care of our appearance. We know to eat well, exercise regularly, and use sunscreen daily. The problem is that, as beneficial as these steps are, they probably won’t keep us from experiencing the effects of aging. At some point, we have […]


HydraFacials + Breast Cancer Awareness

HydraFacials are a popular treatment at Med Spa, and they’re the perfect treatment for those trying to clear up their skin before the holidays. Learn about why our plastic surgeons near River North recommend HydraFacials today.   How It Works The HydraFacial MD treatment is a non-surgical and non-invasive procedure that is able to remove […]

  • Posted on: Oct 25 2019
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How to Avoid Botched Plastic Surgery

Thanks to the popular television series Botched (starring esteemed plastic surgeons that we know personally), more people are realizing the value of a well-planned surgery. Unfortunately, we do still see stories in the news about plastic surgery gone wrong. Patients in these stories may have received poor surgical care or poor post-operative care that have […]


FemTouch Chicago, IL

FemTouch Vaginal Rejuvenation: What to Expect

The topic of women’s vaginal health used to revolve around reproductive issues and problems such as vaginitis. Rarely did women discuss concerns related to intimate wellness. There were few conversations around painful intercourse or urinary incontinence that had any true depth to them. Women who did express concerns were often met with a lack of […]