The difficulty in diagnosing Breast Implant Associated Illness (BIAI)

breast implant associated illness

ShareIf you’re considering a breast augmentation, then you’ve no doubt heard about two potential medical issues. One is Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma, or ALCL, and the other is Breast Implant Associated Illness, or BIAI. ALCL, which you can read about … Continue reading

As COVID cases increase, so too must the public’s tolerance for them

COVID cases increase

ShareRemember back in March and April when the fear of COVID shut down everything, including elective medical care, gyms and large gatherings? The hope was that we could quickly and “easily” stop COVID in its tracks. But as COVID cases … Continue reading

Discounts and specials? Sure. Bargaining? Absolutely not.

discounts and specials

Share One of the reasons I’ve built a worldview that includes price transparency is because I recognized early on that everyone wants to know cost ahead of time.  So why make it difficult for them. No one likes sticker shock. … Continue reading

Why coronavirus and cosmetic surgery are surging

coronavirus and cosmetic surgery

Share After the protests in June, and celebrations involving Memorial Day and July 4th weekends, we’re seeing an inevitable surge associated with mass gatherings. This leads to a continuing shelter-in-place, reducing travel plans and working from home for the foreseeable … Continue reading

For better or worse, this is the best time to get cosmetic surgery

best time for cosmetic surgery

ShareHere we are, emerging from  the acute phase of the coronavirus pandemic, entering the unknown chronic phase. There is much we still don’t know about the virus, including why some become symptomatic but others remain asymptomatic. Even with these unknowns, … Continue reading

What’s not going to happen if there’s a new surge of coronavirus

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Share Let’s review the initial response to the first wave of coronavirus by hospitals, city and state governments. Hospitals cancelled elective cases. Cities and states ordered a shelter in place order, shut down restaurants and closed parks and beaches.   … Continue reading