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Tissue Expansion Process

Today we are going to talk specifically about the tissue expander process.  Many patients ask me about the expansion process at their first postoperative visit after the mastectomy surgery.  Some questions patients ask:  When does the expansion process begin?  How is the expansion process done?  How many expansions will I need?  How many expansions is […]


Breast Implants – Chicago Breast Enhancement

Not all breast implants are made alike. When you come in for a consultation to discuss breast implants, you’ll learn about the wide variety of options out there – and which ones are right for you. Breast implants come in multiple sizes, types, textures, and shapes, and your selections will determine the look and feel […]


Let The Med Spa at NSPS get your skin ready for your big day!

  Most people start thinking about prepping for their big day about six months prior, our Med Spa Staff have come up with a plan based on this time line. This plan can always be tweaked and modified to best suit individual needs and time frame. We suggest starting with a complimentary consultation where one of […]


Rhinoplasty – Nasal Surgery Procedures Chicago

The nose is a central part of the face, and as such, any problems that we have with the appearance of our nose can bother us on a daily basis. Rhinoplasty surgery can be used to reshape the tissues of the nose in order to resolve aesthetic and functional nasal issues. The nose is composed […]


What is the difference between an SIEA, DIEP, and Muscle Sparing Free TRAM?

Many patients present to our office interested in pursuing breast reconstruction with tissue from their abdomen.  Although this is a much more involved surgery with longer surgery time, longer hospital stay, and longer recovery, it does offer many benefits.  Reconstruction of the breasts with tissue from the abdomen does tend to appear and feel the […]


Eyelid Surgery – Chicago Blepharoplasty Procedure

Many people experience lower-eyelid puffiness and sagging over time. It’s a natural part of the aging process, but it is far from enjoyable. Lower eyelid surgery, also known as lower blepharoplasty, is an eyelid-rejuvenation technique that can be performed using one of two incision options. The traditional method is transcutaneous, and this involves a small […]


Abdominoplasty – Tummy Tuck Procedure Chicago

A person’s stomach can experience numerous cosmetic issues. Drooping skin, excess fat, bulging loose muscles, and stretch marks are all common problems that form over the years. To correct all of these issues, we offer an effective procedure called abdominoplasty surgery. With the abdominoplasty procedure, we can trim away sagging skin tissue from the stomach […]


Surviving Winter Skin

So January has come and gone! This time of year our skin takes a beating with the harsh winter weather. Even though this year has been mild in comparison to other years I’m still seeing people’s skin very angry!  During the cold winter months, our skin has a tendency to have more irritation and sensitivity.  […]


The Liquid Facelift

Have you ever looked in the mirror and seen your mother looking back? Or wished for a fresher, more rested, perhaps more youthful look but you don’t want to go through surgery or its just not quit time to go under the knife? Then you could be the perfect candidate for a liquid facelift. A […]


Let it Glow, It really is the most wonderful time of the year.

During the holidays, you want to look and feel your best. That’s why we are thrilled to tell you about our Let it Glow Holiday Event. We’re offering you significant savings on the Restylane® family of products (Restylane®, Restylane® Silk, and Restylane® Lyft) and Dysport® If you receive treatment of any Restylane filler (Restylane, Restylane […]



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