Whenever patients ask if they should get a tummy tuck or liposuction at our Houston-area practice, the answer is often, “yes.” That’s because the procedures complement each other and are often performed during the same surgery. Both can be performed as standalone procedures, but our plastic surgeons often combine liposuction with a tummy tuck. In this blog post, we’ll explain the benefits of each of the procedures and describe how each of them is performed. Dealing With Stubborn Fat Most people naturally store fat in certain areas of the body, especially the midsection. Even women and men who work … Continue reading
Gynecomastia Dr. Clayton Moliver of Houston Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery discusses a new gynecomastia surgery technique using a liposculpting cannula. It has resulted in less complications post operatively and gives a more natural contour of the chest. When using this technique patients have less downtime and can usually return to work within 1 week. This technique has transformed our practice and is changing the way we do gynecomastia surgery. Call for details or to schedule your consultation – (281) 282-9555.
The physical transformation created by tummy tuck surgery is among the most dramatic of all cosmetic surgery procedures. On the RealSelf website, 97% of patients rate a tummy tuck as “worth it.” We believe the number of our tummy tuck patients in Houston who would rate a tummy tuck as worth it is probably closer to 100%. The highly popular tummy tuck surgery — also called abdominoplasty — creates a flatter stomach for people who have excess skin in their midsection. The procedure is most commonly associated with women whose abdominal skin has stretched during 1 or more pregnancies. A tummy tuck can also address … Continue reading
– Liposuction Special – Dr. Pittman is offering an exclusive liposuction special – receive one area of liposuction, get the second area FREE! All procedures must be completed before 3/31/17 – call for details! “Plastic surgery can be a wonderful addition to a person’s life. We see countless television programs with amazing transformations. As a plastic surgeon, I can tell you that liposuction can remove those stubborn bulges that persist despite eating a healthy diet and exercising regularly. If you are thinking about liposuction or any other body-contouring procedures, call and make an appointment to come see us at HPRS. … Continue reading
An increasingly popular trend among females involves permanently changing the look or feel of the genitalia. This has been spurred by the increased availability of pornography and other explicit images which show “better looking” genitalia. It has been reported that these procedures do carry various risks and do not show any improved sexual functioning or self-esteem. The procedures are widely advertised across the internet and some physicians reported performing as many as 200 per year. This increasing trend seems to be a result of decreasing pubic hair in the locker room. In recent years many women have opted to shave … Continue reading