The Latest in Plastic Surgery News
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.
Oscars and the anti-aging effect of beauty and success
The question of why Oscar winners and attractive people live longer than others is examined in this blog on anti-aging by Dr. Baxter.
The Goldilocks paradigm: How to achieve natural results in plastic surgery
Dr. Baxter explains how to achieve natural results with facelifts, breast implants, and Botox by using an individualized and balanced approach.
Which breast implant profile is best? Demystifying terminology
Dr. Baxter describes the different types of breast implant profiles to help patients decide which is best for them.
Is generosity the ultimate anti-aging strategy? The science of good deeds
This blog reviews the science of how generosity improves health and prolongs life.
Why gratitude is good for your health
Dr. Baxter's blog summarizes recent studies showing that being thankful is good for physical and mental health.