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What is Local Anesthesia for Plastic Surgery?

If you’re like most people planning plastic surgery, you arrived at the decision after plenty of thought and research. This means you’ve probably considered what type of anesthesia is appropriate for you. We recently discussed general anesthesia where the patient is completely asleep and unaware during surgery. Today let’s dig into local anesthesia for plastic […]

What Do We Mean by General Anesthesia?

When considering cosmetic procedures of any kind – from the most extensive Mommy Makeover to a little liposuction to tighten up a trouble spot – you have to think about what role anesthesia will play. Anesthesia refers to the medication given to limit discomfort during a surgical procedure. There are two main types used for […]

New Year’s Resolutions from the Inside Out

It’s that time of year again – time to start thinking about what you are going to do in 2019 to be a better spouse, parent, employee or employer, humanitarian, etc. Those are great resolutions, and we encourage you to think about them if you feel you need to. But let’s not kid ourselves – […]

Could Winter be the Best Time for Plastic Surgery?

It’s officially fall, which means the holiday season is right around the corner. If you are a planner, you may be thinking about celebrations, travel arrangements, gifts, menus, and a million other details. It’s also an ideal time to plan for winter plastic surgery. The winter really is a terrific time to schedule that breast […]