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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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 …

“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 …