If you lead an active lifestyle, then a sports injury can mean a long, hard recovery process that prevents you from doing the things you love most. If you’ve had a sports injury before, then you know that traditional treatments can include difficult things like surgery, lengthy physical therapy, and long periods of rest. One
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Summer is about enjoying the beautiful outdoors and living your best life. With summer fast approaching, it’s a good time to consider your options for boosting your confidence and feeling like the best version of yourself. Here are just a few ways to achieve your goals and love your body. Breast Augmentation Whether using implants
The idea of recovery is often the most stressful part of a surgical procedure and can even prevent some from receiving the treatment they want and need to feel their best. When it comes to the breast augmentation, there are some options you can take advantage of for a quicker recovery, sometimes as short as
As plastic surgery becomes more and more mainstream, more people each year are considering both invasive and minimally invasive procedures. Whether it’s your first procedure or your third, it’s very important to do the proper preparation and research before your first appointment. Before Your Consultation No matter what procedure you choose, it’s super important to
As aesthetic procedures continue to grow in popularity, contributing to the $12 billion-dollar industry, it is becoming more and more common for doctors without plastic surgery training to offer procedures. Unfortunately, this lack of plastic and reconstructive surgical experience is usually at the expense of the patient. Therefore, it is so important to understand the
There are many misconceptions when referring to plastic surgeons and cosmetic surgeons. Generally, patients assume that the two are equal when that is actually far from the truth. So what is the difference? The Training After a surgeon completes medical school, he or she first serves as a surgical resident for at least three years.
If you are thinking about breast augmentation, you are not alone. Breast augmentation has been a very popular cosmetic enhancement procedure for a long time. According to the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, more than 286,000 women had a breast augmentation in 2014 in the US. Because there are that many breast augmentations done
What is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon? It is certainly not uncommon to search for a plastic or cosmetic surgeon and find that each one is proclaiming through their marketing material to be board certified. The fact is that while he or she may be board certified, the certification may not be in cosmetic
Breast Augmentation in Seattle Recovery from a surgery, like a breast augmentation, a breast reduction or breast lift, tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) and other surgeries, can be related to the commercial about arthritis that says, “A body at rest tends to stay at rest”. This is Newton’s First Law of Motion (remember physics in school)
Breast Augmentation, Breast Implants and Breast Capsule Contracture A breast augmentation can result in a problem called breast implant capsule contracture. This occurs because the natural scar that forms around the breast implants tightens. The tighter it gets, the harder and more round the breast implant becomes and the more distorted the breast implant becomes.