4 Misconceptions About Liposuction
For more than 40 years, liposuction has been one of the most celebrated examples of cosmetic surgery. Several liposuction strategies exist – including tumescent liposuction, ultrasound-assisted liposuction (UAL), and power-assisted […]Read More
When Can I Return to Full Activity After Plastic Surgery?
Following a plastic surgery such as liposuction or a breast enhancement procedure, our patients often wonder when it is safe to return to full activity. Research conducted within the last […]Read More
Why Are My Breast Implants Making Noise?
Following breast augmentation surgery, many changes can occur in the breasts. While short-term changes are usually apparent for just a few weeks or months, long-term changes are typically consistent with […]Read More
How Does a Drain Work in Tummy Tuck Surgery?
Drains can be very helpful in facilitating wound healing after tummy tuck surgery (known in the plastic surgery world as “abdominoplasty”). Many surgeons routinely place at least one drain during […]Read More
Fayetteville Plastic Surgeon Answers Mommy Makeover FAQs
Dr. Stephen Herring, a plastic surgeon in Fayetteville, discusses some of the most popular questions asked by patients who are interested in a personalized mommy makeover. Fayetteville, NC – As […]Read More
What Happens to the Belly Button During Tummy Tuck Surgery?
If you are one of our many patients interested in undergoing tummy tuck surgery (abdominoplasty), you may be wondering what happens to the belly button (umbilicus) during this popular cosmetic […]Read More
What Tissue Is Removed With Tummy Tuck Surgery?
Patients seeking tummy tuck surgery (abdominoplasty) often ask what type of tissue is removed during the procedure. While the specifics of abdominoplasty (such as the location of the tissue and […]Read More
What Is a “High Profile” Breast Implant?
Breast augmentation surgery has become a very popular cosmetic procedure over the past 30 years. The science of breast augmentation was in its infancy three decades ago and has been […]Read More
Is There a Limit to the Size of Breast Implants I Can Get?
When choosing a breast implant size, several factors are considered. The primary factors are the goals of the patient. Patients have frequently done their own research prior to their in-person […]Read More
Will My Stomach Be Flat After Abdominoplasty?
Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) patients frequently ask, “Will my stomach be flat after abdominoplasty?” Several factors can affect the contour of the abdomen. This includes the patient’s extra-muscular fat (fat on […]Read More