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Why Would I Need to Replace My Breast Implants?

July 21, 2021
Modern breast implants are long-lasting. Some may even last for 20-years or more. But the truth is, they are not designed to last forever. While breast implant replacement may be a non-issue for some women, there are various reasons others will need to consider revision. Some of the most common… Read Full Post

Does Breast Lift Tape Work?

July 07, 2021
Breast lift tape is, exactly like it sounds, tape that is used to give lift to the breasts. Marketed as an alternative to wearing a bra, breast lift tape comes with very mixed reviews, with smaller breasted women having different experiences than those with more significant amounts of breast tissue… Read Full Post
Category: Breast Lift

Maintaining Body Contouring Results

June 18, 2021
Following your body contouring procedure, some steps will need to be taken to maintain your results. Of course, that which has been removed – excess fat, loose and sagging skin, etc. – cannot “grow back,” but new fat can accumulate, stretching skin, and reproducing the issues you sought to correct… Read Full Post

Does Insurance Cover Male Breast Reduction?

May 18, 2021
Gynecomastia is the medical name for male breasts. The condition is common in adolescent boys as a result of hormonal changes, but often self-corrects in these instances. Excessive glandular tissue in the chests of adult males is also a possibility, however, which can cause female-like breasts even… Read Full Post

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