The number of women getting tummy tucks has grown 85% from 2000 to 2010 according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. However sometimes the procedure is not about just trying to recapture a youthful appearance. This patient had a complicated delivery of twins 19 years ago leaving her with a disfigured abdomen. She struggled …
The Piazza Center for Plastic Surgery and Advanced Skin Care
5920 W. William Cannon Drive, Mesa Oaks Building Seven, Suite 200
Austin, TX 78749
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Monthly Archives: June 2013
I think that one of the most important areas to address when performing a tummy tuck here in Austin—is the belly button. Oftentimes, pregnancy and/or weight gain with subsequent loss can distort the belly button giving it a transverse, puckered appearance. In consultation, I find that patients really don’t pay much attention to the shape …
Among men getting Botulinum Toxin Type A (Botox® Cosmetic, Dysport®), there has been nearly a 314% increase from 2000 - 2012 with approximately 390,000 men receiving Botox®/Dysport® treatments in 2012 according to the American Society of Plastic Surgery. This is not just a national trend—we have seen a similar increase in Botox users at our …