Brazilian Butt Lift

Butt Augmentation Using Fat Transfer Fat transfer to the buttocks (Brazilian Butt Lift) was the fastest growing cosmetic surgical procedure in 2015. With the advances in fat harvesting and transfer, butt augmentation has become more predictable, and more consistent results are achieved. For years, every time I performed liposuction, I thought about all the fat…

Earlobe Repair

Earlobe Repair Surgery Stretching of the earlobe is not a new tradition.  It has been used for centuries especially by African tribes.  We occasionally do see patients who want their stretched earlobes repaired, mainly because these patients are planning to enter a professional career. The earlobe repair procedure is performed comfortably under local anesthesia and…

Removal of Lipoma

Treatment of Lipoma with Liposuction A lipoma is an abnormal growth (tumor) of normal fat cells.  The lipoma can grow anywhere in the body and in some cases, patients have multiple (sometimes 20-30) lipomas. The lipoma presents as a soft, almost rubbery mass under the skin.  The gold standard, with the lowest risk of recurrence,…

Liposuction Pubic Area

Pubic Lift-A Surgical Treatment for FUPA FUPA, believe it or not, stands for Fat Upper Pubic Area. I am not sure who first coined this term, but it was written about in the December 2012 edition of Cosmopolitan magazine article. Instagram has over 20,000 posts on FUPA! Benefits of Pubic Liposuction Include: Safe removal of…

How to Minimize Plastic Surgery Scars

Scars are your body’s way of healing from trauma, but the visual reminder can feel like you’ve been permanently disfigured. In fact, a desire to avoid having an unsightly scar could be stopping you from undergoing life-changing plastic surgery procedures. Believe it or not, there are ways to completely avoid scars or to minimize scars…