Angelina Jolie and Bell’s Palsy…and maybe Botox! [video]

Angelina Jolie and Bell

ShareBell’s Palsy is a condition that results in a sudden onset of paralysis/droop to one side of the face and affects 40,000 Americans every year. It’s believed to be caused by the same herpes virus that causes a cold sore. … Continue reading

5 reasons to consider rolling a joint after surgery!

rolling a joint after surgery

ShareCrazy, I know. But regardless of your personal bent on the topic, marijuana use for medicinal purposes is now legal in 29 states plus the District of Columbia! That’s a lot of places where patients can legally be prescribed, and … Continue reading

Postop Breast Surgery Do’s and Don’ts [video]

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ShareLooking to increase your chances of a complication free postop breast augmentation recovery? Then follow these simple recommendations.   Don’t submerge in water While every surgeon is different (and you should check with your surgeon before believing everything you read … Continue reading

Full vs Mini tummy tuck, necklift and facelift

full vs mini

ShareThe following distinctions between full vs mini for any procedure does not necessarily apply to all doctors. Doctors, like any apprenticeship training model, do what their teachers taught them. And if their teachers distinguished between a full vs mini ‘whatever,’ … Continue reading

Can CoolSculpting reduce breast size?

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ShareCoolSculpting is the non-surgical treatment to reduce stubborn pockets of fat. But can it reduce breast size? Lots of our viewers on Snapchat are asking. It all depends on whose breasts you’re talking about and what their issues are. So … Continue reading

Take your pain medication after surgery…but only as needed!

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ShareOf course you need pain medication after your surgery. No one is suggesting you won’t be in pain, but doctors are more nervous than ever about over prescribing pain medication. But even in the best of circumstances, pain meds can … Continue reading