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Size Matters But Its About So Much More Than The cc’s: How to Pick a Breast Implant

  Breast implants are devices that will eventually wear out, affecting many considerations in implant selection and breast augmentation.  Dr. Bass and his guest, plastic surgeon Dr. Jason Pozner discuss how to think about fill, implant selection and sizing. Hear their different viewpoints about silicone gel vs. saline filled implants, including the advantages and benefits […]

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Get Your Fill: Exploring The Double-Edged Sword of Injectable Fillers in Facial Rejuvenation

Injectable fillers are not surgery, but plastic surgeons use injectable fillers every day for facial rejuvenation and enhancement.  Dr. Bass discusses the history of fillers and shares where we’ve come since the beginning of the modern era of injectable fillers.  Starting with Restylane and Juvederm along with newer FDA approved injectable fillers, there is a […]

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Understanding The FDA’s New Breast Implant Regulations And Black Box Warning

Breast augmentation is one of the most popular and frequently performed cosmetic surgery procedures in the United States.  Information about the performance and safety of breast implants has been systematically collected over the past 30  years.  Overall, implants are used for cosmetic applications like breast augmentation 75% of the time.  Reconstructive uses like breast reconstruction […]

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Kiss and Tell: Revealing All The Ways Plastic Surgeons Can Beautify Your Lips

A Beautiful Lip Everyone wants beautiful lips, even though you may have been wearing a mask during the pandemic.  Lips are a central beauty feature on the face.  The most popular use of fillers throughout the US and around the world is for lip augmentation.  In addition to size boosting, reshaping or other modifications are […]

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Park Avenue vs. Rodeo Drive: A Comparison of Patient Desires in America’s Two Most Coveted Aesthetic Markets

Stereotypes abound in plastic surgery about what patients in different locations are asking for and what plastic surgeons are delivering.  From natural enhancements to extreme makeovers, he leading plastic surgery markets in the United States have a long track record of innovating and setting beauty trends.  Two of the most notable markets are Park Avenue […]

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The Power of One: Why More Isn’t Better When Picking A Plastic Surgeon Or Aesthetic Provider

I live and work in an environment in which many choose to have a different provider for their Botox treatments, laser therapy, injectable fillers and facelifting. In addition, many are also seeing someone else for their skin care treatments and products.  I’ve always thought a different approach was simpler, more efficient, more productive.  The power […]

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Doctor Shopping: Why Cheap is a Disastrous Parachute with Your Face–Facelift, Laser, Botox, Injectable Fillers

Doctor Shopping: Why Cheap is a Disastrous Parachute with Your Face –Facelift, Laser, Botox, Injectable Fillers  How do you get the best results at the best price? This is something everyone wonder about when they make any purchase but especially important items like plastic surgery.  There are several typical pitfalls.  Sometimes services that have a […]

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Before The Facelift: How a Multi-Faceted Program of Non-Surgical Treatments Can Postpone The Facelift

Park Avenue Plastic Surgery Class Before the Facelift: How a Multi-Faceted Program of Non-Surgical Treatments Can Postpone The Facelift For a Decade Most people focus on the facelift when they think of plastic surgery, and rightly so as it is still the main reset for facial aging. Still, there are several decades of facial aging […]

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How to Avoid A Bad Face: How to Avoid Buyer’s Remorse After a Facelift, Laser, Filler or Botox

How to Avoid A Bad Face:  How to Avoid Buyer’s Remorse After a Facelift, Laser, Filler or Botox You are starting to see some things that make you unhappy.  You’re thinking of getting some plastic surgery –surgical or non-surgical but what is the right way to find the right doctor and right treatment?  There are […]

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