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.

Author Archives: Rocco Piazza

CoolSculpting vs. Liposuction: Which is Right for You?

CoolSculpting vs. liposuction

The beginning of a new year oftentimes brings about the desire for change. Many of our Austin patients are focused on taking time to reflect on their achievements from the previous year and set a new vision or goal for the year ahead. That’s what I do, and I like to think that many of …

Mini Tummy Tuck also known as The Skin Pinch™

A Few Perfectly Normal Things to Expect After a Tummy Tuck

Mini Tummy Tuck Procedure & Recovery Have you ever looked at your tummy, and while your tummy muscles are in good shape, you can’t stand that there is some extra skin present in the lower tummy?  I have seen this in many of my patients. They come to me asking for a solution to remove …

Nipple Reduction, Inverted Nipple Correction

Breast augmentation for active women in Austin, TX

Nipple Surgery & Recovery Do you think that nipples change with pregnancy and breast feeding? Absolutely.  Many women notice changes to this specialized part of the breast and, yet, no one really talks about restoring the nipple to a pre-pregnancy state.  Nipples can be reduced if they are elongated or enlarged.  If a nipple is …

Breast Augmentation & Lift

Short-Scar Breast Augmentation Mastopexy (Lift) Surgery & Recovery One of the biggest complaints that I hear from women that come to see me for a breast surgery consultation is that their breasts are too droopy.  "Droopy"or "saggy" is a common descriptor we hear at The Piazza Center and it has many causes:  childbearing, breast-feeding, weight …

Breast Augmentation for Active Women

Breast augmentation for active women in Austin, TX

As a board-certified plastic surgeon and breast augmentation specialist in Austin, TX, I see many women who are interested in getting breast implants, but want to avoid a lengthy recovery period. I have developed a technique I call the Active Augmentation to give patients fuller, natural-looking breasts with minimal downtime after surgery. Many women come …

Diastasis Recti Repair with Tummy Tuck—An In-Depth Look

Many women are all too familiar with the post-pregnancy “pooch” that is seemingly impossible to get rid of even with a healthy diet and regular exercise. However, many women don’t know that this abdominal bulge can be related to a medical condition called diastasis recti. Fortunately, I can effectively repair the symptoms of diastasis recti …

A Few Perfectly Normal Things to Expect After Tummy Tuck

A Few Perfectly Normal Things to Expect After a Tummy Tuck

Real patient depicted, but your results may vary. When I meet with tummy tuck patients at our Austin, TX, practice they often express a range of feelings. They're definitely excited about the physical transformation that results from a tummy tuck. But there is usually a bit of nervousness, as well — not only about the …

How to Tighten Your Tummy After a Baby

Real patient depicted, but your results may vary. A flat and toned abdomen is a common objective after having a baby, but people can’t always reach their desired goals on their own. A tummy tuck at my Austin, TX practice can help you finally get back your pre-baby body. How does pregnancy affect your body? It’s …

Male Body Contouring: Strategies to Enhance Your Physique

Male Body Contouring

Approaching body contouring with men is uniquely different than with women. At my plastic surgery center in Austin, TX, I pay close attention to the details of each male patient’s underlying muscular anatomy. Understanding these nuances allows me to enhance the muscular structure where it needs to be augmented or liposculpt the junctions and borders …

Your Guide to Tummy Tuck Scarring

One of the most frequent questions I hear from tummy tuck patients at my Austin plastic surgery center relates to scarring. Many people are worried that their scar will be visible when their midriff shows, which can be concerning when one of the reasons to undergo surgery is to feel confident about your body. However, …