Piazza Center for Plastic Surgery and Advanced Skin Care
7900 Farm to Market Road 1826, Bldg 2, Suite 206
Austin, TX 78737
Phone: (512) 288-8200
Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

Monthly Archives: February 2012

50th Anniversary of Silicone Breast Implants

The history of breast augmentation started decades before silicone gel breast implants were first used.  Silicone had been popular for quite some time—it was like a miracle substance and was thought that it wouldn’t break down.  In the post-war era, Japanese prostitutes were having industrial-grade silicone injected directly into the breasts.  Reports suggest that barrels …

Most Frequently Asked Questions About Botox® Cosmetic

If you're considering your very first BOTOX® Cosmetic treatment,  it's likely you have a question or 2 about the popular treatment. After years of working with Austin patients at The Piazza Center, I've heard them all (or at least a good chunk of them). Here is a list of the most frequently asked: How much BOTOX is needed to treat frown …