Liposuction For Men

Male Liposuction in Orange County Liposuction is one of the most common cosmetic surgical procedures performed in the United States.  Over the past 20 years, techniques for liposuction have improved and so has the results (if the right patient is chosen). Liposuction is a very popular procedure among men.  Men, unlike women, tend to store…

Tummy Tuck Surgery Types

Tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) is one of the most popular procedures performed in our practice. This procedure removes loose skin, stretch marks, and tightens the abdominal muscles, resulting in a tighter and flatter abdomen. Most patients requiring this surgery have had either multiple pregnancies or massive weight loss resulting in stretch marks, weak abdominal muscles, and…

Shylee’s First Step into Adulthood

My youngest daughter Shylee turned two on August 19th.  Over the past two weeks I have noticed her become more aware of her toilet training.  Part of it is probably age, but some is most likely due to her starting pre-school.  Recently, every time she wants to have a bowel movement, she acts ashamed and…

The AIDS Cure

Reservoirs of HIV hide deep within the body. Scientists are now closing in on methods to wipe them out. By Apoorva Mandavilli In 2007, a little-known German doctor applied to speak at a prestigious AIDS conference, claiming to have cured a single case of the disease. He described a 41-year-old man, dubbed the “Berlin patient,” who had had…

Sylvius Leopold Weiss

It has been a while since writing a medically non-related blog, so here it goes!  As many of you know, I have an interest in classical guitar and have played the instrument for many years.  Recently, I have been too distracted to practice efficiently and have, out of necessity, put the instrument away for a…