Richard A. Baxter, M.D.

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Oct 17

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In Part 2 of Dr. Baxter's top 20 advances in plastic surgery in the past 20 years, he discusses new materials for the internal bra, progressive tension sutures for tummy tucks, reduction of breast implant complications with the Keller Funnel, increasing use of immediate post-mastectomy breast reconstruction, and the rise of the injectables such as Botox and fillers. read more

Oct 11

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Dr. Baxter counts down the top 20 advances over the past 20 years to mark the 2oth anniversary of the world's first live plastic surgery webcast. read more

Sep 11

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Diastsis recti, a separation of the abdominal muscles due to pregnancy, is commonly repaied as part of a tummy tuck but many are promoting a regimen of exercise as an alternative approach; this blog explains why it probably doesn't work. read more

Sep 03

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Several clinical studies confirm that collagen supplements can help make skin healthier. read more

Jul 24

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When discussing your goals with a plastic surgeon, knowing what you want is important; more important is knowing what is realistic and what is best. read more


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Botox options: What's in a brand?

This blog explains how to compare the different brands of neuromodulators competing with Botox. read more

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Plastic surgery trends 2018-19

Dr. Baxter identifies trends for 2018 and 2019 in plastic surgery, including increasing interest in... read more

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