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Plastic surgery hot topics 2011

I am just wrapping up the ASAPS 2011 (American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons) meeting in Boston.  It was a great meeting with a lot of useful information.  I had a great time catching up with colleagues and took in a Redsox game and Celtics/ Heat playoff game.  As always, I am coming away from …

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Smarter liposuction

Liposuction is a procedure under constant evolution. First there were traditional dry techniques developed in the 1970?s.  Fat was simply removed by suction.  This was bloody and frankly barbaric. The tumescent liposuction technique was invented in the 1980?s by Dr. Klein, a California Dermatologist.  This significantly cut down on bleeding and risks.  Most cases of …

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Laser liposuction

Laser liposuction is the hot new thing in liposuction, body contouring and fat removal.  It may even be the hottest thing we have ever seen in liposuction.  This only seems to be gaining popularity.  Add a laser to anything in medicine and the average consumer instantly assumes it must be better.  I don’t know how …

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Medical spa safety

There are a number of medical spas popping up all over. The billboards and ads are everywhere and hard to ignore. So how does a patient decide on which one is best. As a plastic surgeon without a medical spa, I believe I can offer a good opinion without hidden agenda. On that note, the …

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