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  • Top Reasons to Get Upper Body Lift Surgery

    Date Posted: 11/1/2012
    Most women and men find that following their weight loss, they are unhappy with their chest and upper back regions. An upper body lift treats problems such as excess skin on the upper arms, rolls on the ... Read More

  • A Cure for "Jiggly Arms"

    Date Posted: 11/1/2012
    Having loose, sagging skin on your upper arms can be frustrating and make you feel unattractive. Undergoing a brachioplasty, or arm lift surgery, can be your solution. Liposuction can also be right for ... Read More

  • How Well Do You Know Your Plastic Surgeon?

    Date Posted: 11/1/2012
    Some plastic surgeons practice plastic surgery without having the license and training necessary. In the late 90s, an obstetrician-gynecologist performed liposuction on 3 patients - one died and the other ... Read More

  • Why Should I Quit Smoking Before Surgery?

    Date Posted: 11/1/2012
    It's no surprise that smoking can cause serious health issues and even death. Not only do smokers expose others to high risk, they could make matters worse by smoking themselves, especially when it comes ... Read More

  • Financing the High Price of Beauty

    Date Posted: 11/1/2012
    Your location, surgeon's expertise, anesthesiologist fees, operating room fees, the length of hospital stay, lab fees, equipment and time required for the procedure. These are some of the factors your ... Read More

  • Benefits of Arm Lift Surgery After Weight Loss

    Date Posted: 11/1/2012
    If you have lost a significant amount of weight from diet and exercise or from weight loss surgery, your arms may have hanging skin and fat. Just like tummy tuck or liposuction, arm lift surgery is a ... Read More

  • What You Should Know About Cosmetic Surgery Risks

    Date Posted: 11/1/2012
    Thousands of patients undergo cosmetic surgery each year to improve their self-confidence and reverse the signs of aging. If you are about to join the thousands, there are lots of things to consider, ... Read More

  • Tips for Healthy Summer Living

    Date Posted: 7/28/2011
    Sunshine, fresh foods and fun activities – Summeris an inspiring season. With a few simple tips, you can refresh your lifestyle and feel your best this summer and throughout the year. 1. Eat light ... Read More

  • Body Contouring to Enhance Your Weight Loss

    Date Posted: 7/28/2011
    It is exciting to show off your new body after losing a significant amount of weight. But when you have heavy, left-over skin from your weight loss, it can make it difficult to find clothing to wear and ... Read More

  • Arm Lift After Weight Loss

    Date Posted: 2/24/2011
    Have you lost an extreme amount of weight and notice that the redundant hanging skin and fat on your upper arms? Along with tummy tuck, liposuction and thigh lift, arm lift surgery is a commonly requested ... Read More

  • Ever Considered An Arm Lift?

    Date Posted: 12/6/2010
    Do you feel trapped in long sleeved clothes because you're self-conscious about wearing short sleeves or tank tops? It may be time to consider arm lift surgery. Arm lift surgery, or brachioplasty, can ... Read More

  • About Arm Lift Surgery

    Date Posted: 11/2/2010
    While getting ready for a night out, you find a strapless blouse and a long-sleeve blouse in your closet. If you find yourself instinctively reaching out for long-sleeve blouses that hide your arms, you’re ... Read More

  • The Affordability of Plastic Surgery

    Date Posted: 11/2/2010
    The economy is affecting almost everyone negatively. Plastic surgery comes at a hefty price and although many people are still financially able to pay for their procedure(s), it could be costly for others ... Read More

  • Choosing A Plastic Surgeon for Your Procedure

    Date Posted: 10/4/2010
    There's no doubt that plastic surgery can change your lifestyle and make you feel good both inside and out. As this field is on the rise, it becomes increasingly important to choose a plastic surgeon ... Read More

  • Finding An Experienced Plastic Surgeon

    Date Posted: 9/1/2010
    Cosmetic surgery can help improve the overall quality of your life and boost your self-esteem. Selecting a qualified cosmetic surgeon to help you through this life-changing process can be confusing and ... Read More

  • Your Top Rated Plastic Surgeon Destination!

    Date Posted: 8/2/2010
    Choosing a surgeon to perform your plastic surgery procedure is an important, life-altering decision. The surgeon should be qualified to perform the procedure you need and have compassion and understanding ... Read More

  • Investing in Yourself

    Date Posted: 7/1/2010
    Sometimes the best investments are the ones you make on yourself! The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) reports that more than 450,000 people chose to invest in themselves with liposuction ... Read More

  • Finding and Getting to Know Your Plastic Surgeon

    Date Posted: 6/4/2010
    Choosing a surgeon to perform your plastic surgery procedure is an important, life-altering decision. The surgeon should be qualified to perform the procedure you need and have compassion and understanding ... Read More

  • Guaranteed Financing for Your Procedure

    Date Posted: 6/4/2010
    Have you always dreamt of changing your appearance, but haven’t been able to afford it? Have you applied for traditional medical financing but got turned down? With guaranteed financing plans ... Read More

  • Doctor Consultation Tips

    Date Posted: 4/1/2010
    Once you have decided to have plastic surgery and have found a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, your next step is to have a consultation. A consultation is an important opportunity that allocates time ... Read More

  • Self-Reflecting Before Surgery

    Date Posted: 3/2/2010
    Having cosmetic surgery is an important decision that requires careful consideration. Reflecting on your need for cosmetic surgery can help you achieve a safe, successful and beneficial surgical experience. Reflect ... Read More

  • Cosmetic Surgery for Men Vs. Women

    Date Posted: 3/2/2010
    Men and women have different motivations for cosmetic surgery. According to the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFRS), women are more concerned about looking younger and ... Read More

  • Blogging - Another Tool for Learning

    Date Posted: 3/2/2010
    To help consumers make an informed decision, 1800mySurgeon has put together valuable articles, patient stories, before and after photos, procedures in 3-D, virtual makeover tools and more. We offer the ... Read More

  • Tv Influences Plastic Surgery Decisions

    Date Posted: 1/4/2010
    If you have watched shows like The Swan, Extreme Makeover, Dr. 90210, Miami Slice, or The Biggest Loser, you may be familiar with the life altering effects extreme weight loss and cosmetic surgery have ... Read More

  • Before and After Surgery Photos

    Date Posted: 12/1/2009
    With various plastic surgery options to choose from, you have a lot to evaluate. Among these considerations are finding the right procedure for your needs, funding the cost of surgery, recovery, potential ... Read More

  • Complete Your Weight Loss With Body Contouring

    Date Posted: 10/1/2009
    It is exciting to show off your new body after losing a significant amount of weight. But when you have heavy, left-over skin from your weight loss, it can make it difficult to find clothing to wear and ... Read More

  • Baby Boomers and Cosmetic Surgery

    Date Posted: 2/25/2009
    Baby boomers are at an age where the signs of aging are more obvious than ever. Loss of skin elasticity in various parts of their body has made it essential for them to turn to cosmetic surgery for help. ... Read More

  • Body Contouring This Fall

    Date Posted: 9/29/2008
    You’ve worked really hard to lose weight by dieting and exercising, or even by having gastric bypass surgery. The fat is practically gone, but now your skin lacks the elasticity it once had and ... Read More

  • Bariatric Surgery Follow-Ups

    Date Posted: 4/15/2008
    As one of the major surgeries performed in the United States, Bariatric surgery remains a popular option for the treatment of obesity. A report by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) shows ... Read More

  • All About Post-Bariatric Surgery

    Date Posted: 4/14/2008
    Patients who have lost massive amounts of weight often turn to post-bariatric surgery to be able to fully enjoy the benefits of their new body. Many patients feel discouraged by the discomfort of loose, ... Read More

  • Frequently Asked Questions (Faqs)

    Date Posted: 1/22/2008
    Q: What is plastic surgery?   A: Plastic surgery is a medical field that deals with surgery on the skin, face, hands, breasts and other body parts. This surgical specialty reshapes or remolds facial ... Read More

  • The New Year - the New You

    Date Posted: 12/20/2007
    Life’s twists and turns, busy schedules, family responsibilities, catching up at work – all the factors causing you to push back the cosmetic surgery on your agenda. With the New Year upon ... Read More

  • Smoking and Plastic Surgery

    Date Posted: 12/6/2007
    Over 400,000 people die each year from smoking-related illnesses. Most smokers don’t realize the hazards smoking causes, especially when it comes to plastic surgery. Regular smokers, those exposed ... Read More

  • Doctor Consultation Tips

    Date Posted: 12/6/2007
    Once you have decided to have plastic surgery and have found a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, your next step is to have consultation. A consultation is an important opportunity which allocates time ... Read More

  • How to Choose A Plastic Surgeon

    Date Posted: 11/11/2007
    Plastic surgery is rapidly growing in popularity. More and more people are turning to plastic surgery to change their lifestyle and feel good, both inside and out. As this field is on the rise, it becomes ... Read More

  • Starting Your Journey: Planning for Surgery

    Date Posted: 11/11/2007
    You’ve had plastic surgery on your mind for a while. The only thing holding you back is the confusion of choosing the right procedure, finding a trusted plastic surgeon and just simply how to plan ... Read More

  • Plastic Surgeon Qualifications

    Date Posted: 11/11/2007
    Plastic surgery deals with reconstruction, repair or replacement of physical defects on various parts of the body. A plastic surgeon needs to be competent, highly skilled and knowledgeable in order to ... Read More

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