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Category: Plastic Surgery Advice

Tired-Looking Eyes? Here’s What to Do…

Posted April 16, 2023

The following is a blog written by our Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Stoeckel! Read on to hear more about one of our popular procedures: Blepharoplasty. Why Do My Eyes Look So Tired? And What Can I Do About It? The eyes are a focal point of the face. If someone is looking at you, they […]

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What Should I Really Expect? Recovering from Tummy Tuck Surgery

Posted January 31, 2023

Curious about Tummy Tuck Recovery? The following are common questions asked by patients, written and answered by our board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Stoeckel. So, you have decided to move forward with abdominoplasty surgery. And now you are starting to get nervous about what to expect after the surgery. There are so many blog sites and […]

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Patient Interview: Submental Liposuction Experience

Posted January 30, 2023

Have you ever wanted to do something about that stubborn pocket of fat beneath your chin, but find losing weight hasn’t gotten you the desired effect? The submental area (under the chin) is nearly impossible to target with diet and exercise alone. Below is an interview with one of our patients who received liposuction to […]

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Is plastic surgery really for me?

Posted December 10, 2018

I have heard quite a few misconceptions both in my practice, on TV, and at the “water cooler” concerning the basic motivations and perception of plastic surgery. I thought I would spend a moment or two giving my perspective, albeit biased, about 3 of them today. Plastic surgery is just for vain people that need […]

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Are Med Spa’s OK, Or Do I Need a Plastic Surgeon’s Office for My Skin?

Posted December 05, 2016

If you need a microdermabrasion for your facial skin or a laser hair removal treatment, your nearest med spa will likely suffice. The benefit to seeking out a skin service provider associated with a plastic surgeon is that there may be some improved continuity of care should you also need surgical skin services. There is […]

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How Do I Decide Between Plastic Surgeons After Multiple Consultations?

Posted December 04, 2016

You have finally taken the first step toward having a surgical procedure and have now had a few consultations. All the surgeons you have seen are board certified in plastic surgery and seem to have similar ideas on how to best treat your condition. So how do you choose between them? There really is something […]

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How Do I Decide Who to Consult With for My Procedure?

Posted November 29, 2016

So, you want to have a breast augmentation. Or maybe a tummy tuck. Or maybe just some BOTOX® Cosmetic to help with those early wrinkles. There are 20 plastic surgeons and 15 med spas in your local area. How are you supposed to choose from them all? Do you go to the surgeon in town […]

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