Breast Implant Removal: What to Expect from the Procedure

Are you contemplating breast implant removal and have questions about the procedure? At Dr. York Yates, MD, we understand this is a significant and personal decision. Here’s a comprehensive guide to walk you through the process, addressing what the procedure involves and what you can expect from start to finish. Why Remove Breast Implants? There are many […]

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What is Scarless Breast Reduction?

Scarless breast reduction, also called liposuction breast reduction, uses liposuction to remove excess fat from the breasts. Unlike traditional breast reduction surgery, which involves significant incisions, this method requires only small incisions for the liposuction cannula, meaning less visible scarring and a quicker recovery time. Who is a Good Candidate for Scarless Breast Reduction? Let’s […]

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Precision Fat Removal with VASER® Liposuction: Ideal Areas and Results

Precision fat removal with VASER® liposuction is a cutting-edge technique in cosmetic surgery that offers targeted and effective removal of stubborn fat deposits.  VASER liposuction utilizes ultrasound technology to selectively break down fat cells. It results in smoother contours and less trauma to surrounding tissues. Let’s explore how precision fat removal with VASER liposuction works and what […]

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Tummy Tuck vs. Mini Tummy Tuck: Understanding the Procedures

In the quest for a toned abdomen, many individuals explore surgical options like tummy tucks. This procedure is famous for its transformative effects. It offers a solution for those struggling to achieve desired results through diet and exercise alone.  However, you may notice variations in this procedure: tummy tuck and mini tummy tuck. Let’s delve deeper into […]

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Is a Brazilian Butt Lift Right For You?

Achieving a curvier figure is a common goal for many patients, which is why the Brazilian butt lift, or BBL, has increased in popularity over the years. But is this procedure right for you? Keep reading to find out. What Is a BBL? A BBL is a butt augmentation procedure that is intended to alter the […]

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Exploring the Possibilities of a Mommy Makeover

Women looking to recapture their pre-pregnancy physique may consider a mommy makeover procedure. When provided by a skilled surgeon like Dr. York Yates, patients can achieve beautiful, natural-looking results while regaining confidence in their physique. Keep reading to learn more about the possibilities with the mommy makeover procedure. What Is a Mommy Makeover? A mommy makeover […]

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Weight Loss and Plastic Surgery: Breaking Things Down

Procedures for removing excess skin after weight loss are among the fastest-growing areas in plastic surgery. Factors driving this trend include the increasing popularity of bariatric surgery and the importance of healthy living. With plastic surgery after weight loss, patients can remove excess skin and achieve their ideal figure. Common procedures include arm lifts, thigh lifts, […]

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Can Breast Reduction Really Be Scarless?

Breast reduction is a common solution for patients with large breasts looking to reduce discomfort in the back, neck, and shoulders to achieve a desired aesthetic. During their consultation, many patients considering breast reduction ask about the possibility of scarring following their procedure. At Dr. York Yates Plastic Surgery, we provide scarless breast reduction as an alternative […]

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Frequently Asked Questions About Aveli™ Cellulite Treatment


Cellulite is a common cosmetic concern for many people. Aveli™ cellulite treatment is a cutting-edge procedure that’s been gaining popularity thanks to its promising results. To help you decide if this innovative treatment is the right choice, let’s look at a few questions we commonly get about Aveli cellulite treatment. What Is the Downtime for This Treatment? […]

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Identifying the Differences Between Areola Reduction and Nipple Reduction

Breast lifts and augmentations are fairly common cosmetic procedures. What you might not know is that cosmetic surgeons can also perform nipple reduction and areola reduction procedures. These can have both medical and cosmetic benefits. If you’ve ever wondered about changing the size of your nipple-areola complex, keep reading to learn more. Nipple Reduction vs. Areola […]

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