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.

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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 …

The Piazza Center Specials & Events

New Year, Renew You  Start 2018 looking (and feeling) vibrant with our most popular nonsurgical treatments and products! Haven't tried fillers yet? Until 1/31/18, schedule your BOTOX® Cosmetic appointment and receive $100 off your first syringe of filler during that same appointment. Address stubborn discoloration and brighten skin tone with the help of SkinMedica®. Until 3/31/18, receive the …

Surgeon Techniques With Liposuction: It Really Does Matter

Smart Lipo, SAFELipo®, Laser-Assisted Lipo, Power- Assisted Liposuction (PAL), Tumescent Liposuction, Ultrasound Lipo and on and on. Quickly liposuction becomes a very complex and confusing subject from what started as a simple Google search. So how do we sort through and simplify this topic so we can treat isolated resistant areas of unwanted fat? Let's …

Ask Hayley: KYBELLA®

Hayley discusses KYBELLA, an alternative to plastic surgery at Austin's The Piazza Center

I will proudly never be seen on open night of the “most fabulous restaurant in Austin”; I believe there is an adjustment period. I like the valet to learn the fastest route, the staff to get familiar with the wine list, and the grill to get a little grease on it before you see my …

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 …

What Questions Should I Ask My Surgeon About Liposuction

As winter approaches, I often see an increase in the number of consultations for body contouring procedures. One of the reasons this happens at my Austin plastic surgery practice is because swimsuit season is mostly over, and now it is time to get rid of those diet-resistant areas and get your body just where you …

Why Does Smoking Make Plastic Surgery Difficult?

When you smoke, 2 chemicals, among many, can cause detrimental effects to the blood supply in various parts of the body. I am talking about nicotine and carbon monoxide. Both of these toxins diminish blood flow, and when blood flow is decreased significantly or stops, then that part of the body can die. In plastic …

The ‘GRASS’ Approach to Skin Care

One of the many questions we get when seeing a patient for a skin care consultation at our Austin practice is: "How do I prevent and reverse the signs of aging?" We have learned that, in addition to Dr. Rocco Piazza's 4 non-negotiables and the development of specialty products like Lytera® Skin Brightening Complex, SkinMedica® …

How Do Celebrity Moms Get Their Pre-Baby Body Back So Fast?

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This morning, I started my day later than usual and had the rare opportunity to actually watch morning news shows.  As I flipped through the channels from CBS This Morning, to the Today Show and ultimately to GMA, there was a common topic discussed, namely celebrity news.  As a society, celebrities fascinate us.  From the …

Do you know Austin’s Next Top Mom?

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What are some of the things you think of when it comes to celebrating Mom?  In my own personal family, I think of three things…love, strength, and sacrifice.  As we approach Mother’s Day for this year, we are looking for a mom with a story, a personal journey that would make her shine as a …