The Latest in Plastic Surgery News
Tummy tuck vs. liposuction
Dr. Baxter discusses how to decide between a tummy tuck or liposuction.
Remember to drink your sunscreen . . .
Red wine consumptions provides protection against UV damage to the skin, and may point the way to future sunscreens in a pill.
The special issue of specialization in plastic surgery
Dr. Baxter explains how to understand whether a plastic surgeon is an expert in a particular procedure and what questions to ask.
Tummy tuck or liposuction?
Dr. Baxter explains how to decide between a tummy tuck and liposuction on this video for the Plastic Surgery Channel.
Over or under the muscle? The four options for breast augmentation and how to decide
Dr. Baxter explains the 4 options for placing breast implants: split muscle, dual-plane under muscle, subfascial, and subglandular.
Do I need a tummy tuck or will liposuction work?
In this blog by Dr. Baxter he explains that tummy tucks are a better option than liposuction when there is loose skin or stretch marks after pregnancy or weight loss.
If I have liposuction on one area, won't the fat just go somewhere else?
Long-term changes in body shape with liposuction depend on recognizing body types.
Giving Credit Where Accreditation is Due: Ensuring Safe Plastic Surgery Facilities
This blog by Dr. Baxter describes what the smart plastic surgery consumer needs to know about accreditation of office-based surgical facilities.
Keller funnel reduces capsular contracture with silicone implants
A device called the Keller Funnel reduces capsular contracture with silicone breast implants according to a study in which Dr. Baxter participated.
What is the best type of anesthesia for cosmetic surgery?
This blog by Dr. Richard Baxter addresses anesthesia options for cosmetic plastic surgery including facelift, tummy tuck, mommy makeover, and liposuction.