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The Most Popular Plastic Surgery Procedures of 2020

May 06, 2021
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) compiles a yearly list of the most popular plastic surgery and non-surgical cosmetic procedures. The results for 2020 are in and, despite a pandemic that closed offices across the country for several months, aesthetic procedures have remained… Read Full Post

Can Tummy Tuck Surgery Fix a Hernia?

April 15, 2021
Tummy tuck surgery is used to tone, trim, and define the middle section of the body. During abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), stubborn deposits of fat are removed from the belly and hips, loose and sagging skin is excised from the midsection, and separated abdominal muscles are pulled together to draw… Read Full Post

Does BOTOX® Cosmetic Prevent Wrinkles?

March 11, 2021
BOTOX® Cosmetic is a neuromodulator. These medications work by blocking the signal between nerves and muscles that cause underlying tension. When tension is released, the overlying skin is able to smooth, resulting in a significant reduction in wrinkles. This effect is, however, temporary. BOTOX… Read Full Post
Category: Non-Surgical

Nonsurgical Facial Rejuvenation with Injectables and Fillers

February 11, 2021
At South Tulsa Plastic Surgery, we understand that surgical solutions are neither attractive nor right for every person. We are pleased to offer a comprehensive range of non-surgical options to assist our patients in achieving their desired looks. If you are considering a non-surgical cosmetic… Read Full Post
Category: Non-Surgical

Breast Surgery for the Holidays? More Popular Than You Know

November 18, 2019
The holiday season is an excellent time for many things—sledding, roasting chestnuts, and cozying up by a fireplace. It may surprise you to know this time of the year is also a popular time for plastic surgeries such as breast surgery, liposuction, and tummy tucks. Between the extra time off from… Read Full Post
Category: Breast Surgery

What’s the Difference Between a DO and an MD?

November 01, 2019
A Doctor of Medicine (MD) and a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) have similar educations and certifications, but a DO has completed additional training and has a different approach to patient care than your average MD. Osteopathic medicine is a distinct branch of medicine that focuses on the… Read Full Post
Category: Plastic Surgery

What’s the Difference Between Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and a Cosmetic Surgeon?

September 26, 2019
Aesthetically focused treatments and procedures are an ever-changing trend. New techniques such as the drainless tummy tuck and advanced technologies have made cosmetic enhancement more popular than before. However, finding the right provider for your aesthetic goals can be complicated and… Read Full Post
Category: Plastic Surgery

5 Questions to Ask During Your Breast Augmentation Consultation

August 27, 2019
Breast augmentation is a big decision for hundreds of thousands of women every year. You have a variety of choices for breast augmentation such as breast implants or fat transfer, but the most crucial decision you must make is choosing the right plastic surgeon for your breast surgery. The first… Read Full Post

The Drainless Tummy Tuck—What You Need to Know

July 31, 2019
Many women and men struggle with loose abdominal skin due to pregnancy or massive weight loss. The tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) was the fifth most popular plastic surgery in 2018 with more than 130,000 procedures in the United States alone. This procedure can restore your figure and provide a smooth… Read Full Post
Category: Tummy Tuck

3 Reasons Men with Gynecomastia Get Breast Reduction

July 03, 2019
Adult men and male teenagers often struggle with overdeveloped, excess breast tissue, known as gynecomastia. An estimated 50-70 percent of men have some degree of gynecomastia (sometimes referred to as “man boobs”), which can be caused by weight gain, anabolic steroid use, hormonal issues, certain… Read Full Post