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

BOTOX® Cosmetic for Guys? Our Nurse Injector Talks “Bro-tox”

BOTOX® Cosmetic injector Hayley Peña describes popular anti-aging treatments for Austin men.

For whatever reason, anti-aging has long been considered “for the ladies.” It might be true that women pay closer attention to skin care products and treatments, but we’re not entirely sure why this myth has perpetuated for so long. Wanting to look your best is not specific to women — or men, for that matter …

Top 10 Reasons Why I Am Glad I Had a Tummy Tuck

Learn about tummy tuck procedures at The Piazza Center in Austin

This post was first published on September 27, 2013 and updated on July 5, 2016 with the latest information. Tummy tucks were among the top 5 procedures performed last year, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, with a 104% increase since 2000. The procedure's popularity holds true at my Austin practice as well, with an ever-increasing number of patients choosing …

Top 5 Breast Augmentation Questions: Part 2

I recently began a countdown of the top 5 breast augmentation questions I've heard most often in my years as an Austin plastic surgeon specializing in the procedure. By answering these questions in vlog form, my hope is to alleviate any initial apprehension you feel during your research, so you can come into your consultation …

Wrinkles & Lines: Can They Be Prevented?

Expert BOTOX® Cosmetic injector describes anti-aging treatments in Austin

For many people -- yes, we're talking to you 20- and 30-somethings -- "anti-aging" only goes as far as vowing to wash your makeup off every night and making the leap from SPF 15 to SPF 30. While I don't discount the importance of these changes (really, please take your makeup off every night) the …

A Night of Giving at Cocktails & Curiosity

Now, with 3 events under our belts, we can confidently say that this year's Cocktails & Curiosity was our most successful to date! Whether you were curious to learn about breast augmentation, the latest in skin care, or the exciting new addition to our Austin office —the CoolSculpting® CoolMini™ — we had an incredible time …

April 2016 Newsletter

Why Cocktails & Curiosity Really Matters While we won't deny how thrilled we are to spend an evening sharing the latest in cosmetic enhancements over appetizers and cocktails (and trust us, we are very excited), the reason we simply can't wait for Cocktails & Curiosity is knowing the impact it will have on an incredible organization: the …

It Takes a Village: One Breast Cancer Patient’s Story of Support

A patient's experience working with Austin plastic surgeon and the BCRC of Texas.

I don't know about you, but when I come upon one of life's inevitable bumps in the road, I seek the counsel of my network of girlfriends for answers. I've been developing a very reliable support group since my early college years, with a wide-reaching net, including my mother, adult daughters, friends, neighbors, family, and …

Top 5 Breast Augmentation Questions: Part 1

Dr. Rocco Piazza answers frequently asked breast augmentation questions received from Austin patients

Throughout my years as a breast augmentation specialist in Austin, I have heard a wide variety of questions about my most popular procedure. From cost to implant type ("Did you say gummy bear?") to approved chest workouts (yes, you can do push-ups with implants), I've heard and happily answered 'em all. There are a few …

Late-Winter 2016 Newsletter

Announcing our 3rd Annual Cocktails & Curiosity Event! Be sure to add our 3rd annual Cocktails & Curiosity event Thursday, April 21, 2016, to your calendar (and tell your friends too)! This will be an evening to remember: When? April 21, 2016 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Where? The Terrace Club Why? All the proceeds of the …

Time for a Follow-Up: Your Post-Breast Augmentation Milestones

For other plastic surgeons performing breast augmentation in the Austin area, the procedure is sometimes considered a simple, "one and done" process. There's an initial appointment or 2, the procedure, and a couple of follow-ups. At The Piazza Center, we take a much different approach. As a breast augmentation specialist, I have dedicated years to …