My new insurance doesn’t cover my old medication

medication

ShareThe volatile nature of health insurance can present new challenges all around. However, I want to focus on one very real issue and how to resolve it. What happens when you change health insurance plans and they don’t cover the … Continue reading

Infraareolar vs Inframammary Breast Augmentation

infraareolar vs inframammary

ShareI know those words are a mouthful, no pun intended. However, if you’re researching breast augmentation, you’ll want to know your options. Both of these breast augmentation techniques involve an incision on the breast, not through the armpit. They’re both … Continue reading

Why healthcare insurance has high deductibles

high deductibles

ShareFor those of you shopping for new insurance, you probably want the most affordable plan out there. Even if you find an inexpensive plan, there’s a catch. Plans that are less expensive month-to-month have high deductibles as a trade off. … Continue reading

Do I really need to change my breast implants every 10 years?

10 years

ShareNo. But let’s clarify where that number came from and why it’s not necessarily true. Every patient that researches breast augmentation has come across the magic number of 10. The need to replace breast implants (saline or silicone) every 10 … Continue reading

Skin removal or liposuction?

skin removal vs liposuction

ShareMany more patients are undergoing massive weight loss surgery. Either with a gastric bypass or gastric sleeve. Once they lose all that weight, they still have trouble fitting into clothes because of the excess skin. So do they need skin … Continue reading

Why you still need a chemical peel after a facelift [video]

facelift

ShareIt’s understandable to assume that the granddaddy of all cosmetic procedures, the facelift, is the end all, be all operation. After you get a facelift, you don’t need anything else in your facial rejuvenation repertoire, right? Not necessarily.   Why … Continue reading

Shaped vs Round Silicone Breast Implants [video]

shaped vs round

ShareYou can never explain the difference between shaped vs round silicone breast implants too many times! In fact, I created a YouTube video a couple years ago and when I watched it the other day, I realized how unnecessarily complicated … Continue reading

Doctors: Include videos in your “wishlist” emails

best practices

ShareThanks to Dr. Samuel Shatkin of Buffalo (Amherst), NY for suggesting one of our newest features! Grow your engagement with consumers who submit a wishlist by allowing them to watch videos of your choosing.   Every wishlist a consumer receives can include a … Continue reading

Arm Lift vs Arm Lipo

arm lift

ShareUnhappy with the bat wings on your arms? Sure it’s a terrible description but that’s how patients describe the extra fat and skin on their upper arms. Depending on your situation, arm lipo or an arm lift is the way … Continue reading

Breast augmentation with areola lift

areola lift

ShareInterested in breast rejuvenation in the New Year? Depending on your goals, you have several options as seen in this previous blog post. But if one areola is just slightly lower than the other, you can benefit from an areola … Continue reading