To BBL or Not to BBL?

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For the uninitiated, BBL is short for Brazilian Butt Lift. Some think it’s only an operation for those starring in a J. Lo  or Pitbull video. “Butt” it can be appropriate for more patients than you’d expect.   Who’s a candidate for a BBL? Due to popular culture, it’s not surprising most people think a BBL […]

Just like $h!t happens, postop wounds happen! [video]

It’s an unfortunate fact of surgery that postop wounds can occur. Doesn’t necessarily mean the patient or the doctor did anything wrong. Even with a high intake of protein before or after surgery to improve wound healing, wounds can still occur. The important thing is that most of the time, it’s all going to be […]

Two myths about Botox and Xeomin

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With every new patient I see, whether they’ve had Botox or Xeomin elsewhere or they’re “virgins,” they always reference the same myths about Botox. It’s not their fault. When patients read the same bad info online or hear the same bad info from their friends, it’s not surprising they start to believe it.   Myths […]

BuildMyBod Founder speaking during FFAS Webinar

BuildMyBod Health founder Dr. Jonathan Kaplan will be participating in the Foundation for Facial Aesthetic Surgery – FFAS webinar – on Wednesday, August 15th. The webinar, which is invite only, will also host Candace Crowe and Catherine Maley.   What’s on the agenda? The titles for each speaker are listed above. Dr. Kaplan will discuss the […]

Get to know your potential patients before your competition does!

Aside from passive word of mouth and referrals, most practices rely on proactive lead generation to build their patient base. Let’s assume everyone promotes their practice through social media or more traditional advertising. How would a doctor stand out among the competition such that a patient finds one practice over another? Maybe it’s not so […]

I’m not ignoring you!

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I often find myself conflicted when I see a patient in a social situation. At first, maybe that doesn’t seem like a thorny issue. But if you think about it for just a second, you’ll realize it can be a complex decision-tree of human interaction! Here’s why.   I’m not ignoring you! Whether it be […]

BuildMyBod Health & MyMedLeads Announce Further Integration and Upcoming Webinar

BuildMyBod Health and MyMedLeads have been integrated for years, but now they’re taking it to the next level! BuildMyBod Health, MyMedLeads will be discussing their ever strengthening integration during a webinar on Wednesday, August 8th at 4p EST (1p PST).   What’s on the agenda? While BuildMyBod Health is the most powerful lead generator in existence, doctors generate leads through […]