Can you do a hysterectomy and tummy tuck at the same time? [video]

hysterectomy and tummy tuck

ShareCombination procedures are nothing new. Breast augmentation with a tummy tuck is a mommy makeover. Facelift with upper eyelid lift for facial rejuvenation. But combining procedures between completely different specialties is less common. In this case, we’re referring to a … Continue reading

3 ways to publish your prices with BuildMyBod Health [video]

publish your prices

Share It’s official! Price transparency in healthcare is closer to reality. President Trump released new rules requiring hospitals to publish their charges and negotiated rates. You may be thinking, “oh this doesn’t affect me! It only affects hospitals and their employed physicians.” But … Continue reading

Don’t offer specials. Offer commitment instead!

specials

Share It’s that time of year again for plastic surgeons and other cosmetic physicians: running specials! And even though it’s tempting, try to avoid them. Don’t get me wrong, specials aren’t the most awful thing a doctor can do. But … Continue reading

Compete on price transparency, not price! [video]

price transparency

Share Whenever I discuss the concept of price transparency with other healthcare providers, the first thing they say is, “I don’t want to compete on price!” I simply don’t understand why the premise of price transparency automatically leads to the … Continue reading

One step closer: Price transparency in healthcare [video]

price transparency in healthcare

Share It’s official! Price transparency in healthcare is closer to reality. President Trump released new rules requiring hospitals to publish their charges and negotiated rates. You may be thinking, “oh this doesn’t affect me! It only affects hospitals and their employed … Continue reading

3 types of a Mommy Makeover [video]

mommy makeover

ShareThe term Mommy Makeover is thrown around quite a bit amongst plastic surgeons and patients considering the procedure. But what is it? At its most basic meaning, a Mommy Makeover is a procedure to the breasts and abdomen to give … Continue reading

BuildMyBod Founder named Visiting Professor at UC Davis

Visiting Professor at UC Davis

ShareCongratulations to Dr. Jonathan Kaplan, founder/CEO of BuildMyBod Health for being named a Visiting Professor at UC Davis (University of California at Davis). His visiting professorship will take place in Sacramento on Tuesday, November 5th.   Visiting Professor at UC … Continue reading

3 options for financing cosmetic surgery and other healthcare services [video]

options for financing cosmetic surgery

Share If you’re considering any type of procedure that will be paid out of pocket because it’s considered cosmetic or because it’s medically necessary and you haven’t met your deductible, you want to read this first! Here are 3 options … Continue reading

BuildMyBod Founder speaking at MTF Cosmetic Forum and PPMD Live!

cosmetic forum

Share Dr. Jonathan Kaplan, founder/CEO of BuildMyBod Health will be on hand at two meetings this weekend. First, he’ll present at the MTF Biologics Cosmetic Forum on Saturday, October 19th in New York City. He’ll speak again at the Practice … Continue reading

Which breast lift technique is right for you? [video]

breast lift technique

ShareIn this post, you’ll read about the breast lift and which breast lift technique may be right for you. The video below provide visual examples of each. They have their pros and cons but most importantly, the type of incision … Continue reading

BuildMyBod founder speaking at THE Aesthetic Academy 2019

Aesthetic Academy

Share This weekend, Dr. Jonathan Kaplan, Founder/CEO of BuildMyBod Health will be busy at THE Aesthetic Academy 2019 in San Diego. Keep reading to the get 411!   THE Aesthetic Academy 2019 On Saturday, October 12th,2019 Dr. Kaplan will present”Why … Continue reading

Making Peace with Social Media in Your Practice

social media

Share Dr. Kaplan, founder/CEO of BuildMyBod Health recently wrote an article on social media for the benefit of healthcare providers. Many are reluctant to use social media in their practice but Dr. Kaplan explains how they’re missing out on an … Continue reading