Lip Augmentation: The natural way!

According to the doctors over at Botched on the E! channel, lip augmentation is now the most requested celebrity feature. I guess the “most requested celebrity feature” is a revolving door with buttocks and noses!   Of course Kylie Jenner has galvanized this trend. And to think I defended her in this post, thinking she hadn’t […]

New Botox for men website

Allergan, the makers of Botox – the injection that temporarily reduces wrinkles on the forehead and around the eyes – just released a new Botox for Men website. Go ahead, take a look at the photo above. Study it.   Now put on your marketing “cap.” What demographic are they going after? More on that […]

Medical Tourism: The Podcast!

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In this BuildMyBod Health podcast, we talk to the President of the Medical Tourism Association (MTA), Renee-Marie Stephano. She was first exposed to medical tourism while working for a company in 2004 that provided destination healthcare. From there, she saw a need to better connect consumers and healthcare providers in other countries. Thus, the birth […]

Breast Augmentation: More Photos!

We’ve been busy with breast augmentation here in San Francisco. Busy, busy busy! Check out some of our latest before and after photos. All implants are silicone, under the muscle and placed through an incision within the crease underneath the breast. The patient in the top photo has shaped implants but all of the photos […]

A conversation with Kathy Fields of Rodan and Fields [podcast]

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Famous and skin care don’t always mix but when it comes to the creators of Proactiv and Rodan + Fields, Drs. Kathy Fields and Kate Rodan are as famous as they come! In this BuildMyBod Health podcast, we talk to Dr. Kathy Fields, and what a great conversation it is.   They didn’t start out […]

Kasey Baldwin Thompson: Nurse Practitioner

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I had the pleasure of speaking with Kasey Baldwin Thompson, a nurse practitioner in Rayville, Louisiana. She’s married to one of our previous guests, Addison Thompson. You can hear his interview on the BuildMyBod Health podcast here. But Kasey is her own person and very accomplished in her own right.   Not only has she […]

BuildMyBod in Cosmetic Surgery Times [video]

The most recent issue of the Cosmetic Surgery Times discussed how to build your medical practice with BuildMyBod and make patients happy! Thanks to the author Lisette Hilton, readers received an in-depth and balanced view of BuildMyBod’s cost estimator.   While you should definitely read the whole article here, these are a few of the […]

Physician Assistant: Is it your calling?

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Elizabeth Nordman is a physician assistant (PA) that can do it all. Right out of training, she was part of the busiest orthopedic trauma service in town. Because she was smart, affable and able, she was given a great deal of autonomy in taking care of her patients and helping her supervising doctors.   Medicine […]

DripDrop, dehydration and Dr. Dolhun [podcast]


Dr. Eduardo Dolhun is a self-described country doctor in the big city! He’s a primary care doctor but also an entrepreneur focused on treating dehydration, one of the most frequent causes of death throughout the world.   Several years ago on a trip to Guatemala, he saw a child die in their mother’s arms because […]

Update on the Weekend Effect

You may remember a previous post on the weekend effect but if not, you can refresh your memory here. The weekend effect pertains to your chances of survival (or dying) if admitted to a hospital over the weekend. Not worried about that? According to countless studies and this article in Forbes, you should be.   […]