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.

The Piazza Center Blog

The Piazza Center Holiday Gift-Giving Ideas

Christmas will be here before we know it, so I decided to create The Piazza Gift-Giving Guide with the hopes of making gift giving a little easier this year. The Piazza Premiere Card is an easy gift that keeps on giving. It’s a rewards program where you receive points on any skin care treatment, BOTOX, …

Fat Injection for Breast Reconstruction After Cancer

Fortunately, breast cancer patients have many options to choose from when it comes to breast reconstruction, including lipofilling. I use liposuction at my Austin practice to take fat from another part of the patient’s body, have it processed, and then inject it into the breasts. Lipofilling is often used to contour other parts of the …

Turkey Day Doesn’t Have to Mean “Turkey Neck”

The turkey is an ever-popular symbol of the Thanksgiving holiday, but can we all agree that the bird itself will never win a beauty contest? One of the most identifying features that distinguish this animal is the loose-hanging clump of skin on the neck or “waddle.” Many of us humans have developed our own variation …

Austin Skin Care Tips for Cold Weather

Cold weather in Texas? Yes, occasionally even we feel icy winds or frigid temperatures on our skin here in central Texas.  Often times I hear patients say that their “lips are dry” or their “skin is itchy.”  Using quality skin care in Austin can make all the difference in the improvement of your skin and …

Revamping More Than Just Your Resume

When my patients come in to see me about having a cosmetic procedure, it can be for a number of reasons. Lately, I’ve seen quite a few folks who are re-entering the job market and want to turn back the clock. Most of my patients know how to dress for success for a job interview. …

“Moobs”, or Gynecomastia, Cause Many Men to Suffer in Silence

Breast reductions are no longer just for women anymore.  The number of men undergoing a simple male breast reduction technique to reduce breast fat around the pectoral, or chest area is skyrocketing. The condition is often referred to as “moobs”, but the true medical term is called gynecomastia. Men with gynecomastia often suffer in silence for …

Short Scar Breast Reduction

This week, KLBJ News Radio is airing an interview with me about a short scar breast reduction procedure in Austin known as the SPAIR technique. Breast reduction is for women with disproportionately large, heavy breasts so that they may have relief of backaches, neck pain, and shoulder pain.  This procedure also helps prevent rashes underneath the …

Vacuum Assisted Closure Peer-to-Peer Wound Management Summit

I’m here in the New Orleans: The Big Easy. Although, I’m not here just to take it easy and eat beignets and listen to jazz music. I’ll be participating in the Vacuum Assisted Closure (V.A.C. ®) Peer-to-Peer Wound Management Summit today and Saturday. The conference is hosted by Kinetic Concepts, Inc. – a technology development …