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Is Labiaplasty Right for Me?

For many women, labiaplasty can be a highly rewarding, potentially life-changing procedure. Good candidates for labiaplasty usually suffer from excess tissue in the vaginal area, most commonly characterized by an elongated labia minora that protrudes past the labia majora. This issue can be caused by numerous factors, including genetics, childbirth, trauma, significant weight loss, or …

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Common Labiaplasty Myths and Misconceptions

The number of misconceptions surrounding labiaplasty can create a bit of confusion regarding what the surgery is designed to accomplish, as well as how well it is tolerated by patients due to the sensitivity of the treated area. In an effort to help prospective patients discover the truth about this highly rewarding procedure, I’ve attempted …

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What Are the Risks & Side Effects of Liposuction?

Liposuction is an extremely popular procedure for women and men who are having trouble eliminating diet- and exercise-resistant pockets of fat in various regions of the body. When performed by a skilled and experienced board certified plastic surgeon, this body contouring treatment generally has very few risks and negative side effects. However, as with any …

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How Many Areas Can Be Treated in One Liposuction Session?

For many women and men, excess fat seldom collects in just one area of the body. Common regions in which people tend to store fat over time include the abdomen, flanks, buttocks, thighs, and even the knees. Fortunately, liposuction can frequently be an excellent solution for individuals desiring to reduce (or even eliminate) localized pockets …

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Are Liposuction Results Permanent?

This is a great question asked by many prospective liposuction patients. After all, people making the commitment to undergo a surgical procedure want to know if the longevity (and quality) of the results are going to be worthwhile. To cut right to the chase – yes, the body contouring results attained with liposuction can be …

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How Will FTM Breast Surgery Affect My Nipples?

The answer to this question generally depends on the amount of breast tissue present. For individuals who have only a small amount of breast tissue, the current position of the nipples can often be maintained through a combination of liposuction and open breast tissue removal. With this technique, liposuction is employed to extract targeted fat …

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Am I a Candidate for FTM Transgender Breast Surgery?

For the right individuals, female to male (FTM) breast reduction surgery can be an exceptionally rewarding procedure that changes one’s life for the better. This unique transgender operation is designed to reduce the visibility of “feminine” features and help patients achieve a more masculine-appearing chest through a combination of liposuction and tissue excision. In some …

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How Much Does Breast Augmentation Cost?

As with most aesthetic surgical procedures, the overall cost of breast augmentation will vary based on your unique needs and desired outcomes. You can expect the total expense to include fees for your plastic surgeon, anesthesia, postoperative medications, and the specific facility in which your treatment is performed (hospital, accredited surgical center, etc.) Additionally, there …

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Can I Still Breastfeed After Breast Augmentation?

Prior to answering this question, I’d like to first make note that not all women have the ability to produce a sufficient quantity of milk for breastfeeding regardless of whether or not they have had a breast augmentation. For this reason, individuals who have never attempted nursing a child before surgery may be unaware they …

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