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Tummy Tucks Can Lead To Long-Term Weight Loss

Submitted by Florence Mussat M.D, S.C. on July 16, 2019 - 9:09 pm

Tummy Tucks Can Lead To Long-Term Weight Loss

                     Tummy Tucks Can Lead To Long-Term Weight Loss   Anyone who’s struggled with their weight knows that shedding excess fat is only half the battle. For many people, keeping weight off over the long term is the most challenging aspect of dieting. Fad diets have...

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Body Contouring After Extreme Weight Loss

Submitted by Florence Mussat M.D, S.C. on July 16, 2019 - 8:49 pm

Body Contouring After Extreme Weight Loss

              Body Contouring After Extreme Weight Loss Achieving massive weight loss is physically and emotionally freeing, but it also presents new challenges for patients. Foremost among these is loose, hanging skin: Most people who have lost more than 50 pounds notice folds of excess skin around their abdomen, thighs,...

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The Risk of Breast Implants: Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL)

Submitted by Florence Mussat M.D, S.C. on June 13, 2019 - 5:44 pm

The Risk of Breast Implants: Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL)

When making any significant choice in life, it’s important to weigh the risks and rewards of your decision and find the safest path forward. This is especially true for women considering breast augmentation: Though silicone breast implants are safe for many patients, these devices have a history of causing adverse reactions in some individuals. Now,...

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Liposuction: Does The Fat Come Back? If So, Where?

Submitted by Florence Mussat M.D, S.C. on May 16, 2019 - 10:10 pm

Liposuction: Does The Fat Come Back? If So, Where?

Healthy habits, like eating a nutritious diet and exercising regularly, are integral to living a long life—but they don’t always result in uniform weight loss. That’s why over 200,000 Americans turn to liposuction each year: Liposuction can effectively “spot reduce” the deposits of stubborn fat that sometimes cling to otherwise slim, fit individuals. Though liposuction...

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Turn Back the Clock with this Non-Surgical Alternative to a Facelift (Instalift)

Submitted by Florence Mussat M.D, S.C. on May 7, 2019 - 10:33 pm

Turn Back the Clock with this Non-Surgical Alternative to a Facelift (Instalift)

non-surgical facelift alternative

The process of aging is gradual and highly individual. In between the development of fine lines and the progression of skin laxity, there’s a stage where injectables aren’t enough and facelift surgery may be too much. If you’re in your 40s or early 50s and just starting to see hints of loose skin around your...

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