Breast Cancer Q&A

Q: My friend was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and is very concerned about maintaining her sense of femininity. What are her options? A: According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the United States, other than skin cancer. It is estimated that approximately 110,000 women who are diagnosed with breast…

A word on “minimally invasive” procedures

  I see many advertisements for procedures or lasers that melt away your fat, tighten your skin and enhance your figure. Do these actually work? As a general rule of thumb, minimally invasive procedures provide minimal results. There are numerous different treatments that claim to melt away fat and tighten skin, usually by applying some…

Body Sculpting

I keep hearing more about the popularity of the “Brazilian Butt Lift.” I like the idea of having a smaller waist, but I don’t want a larger backside. Is that possible?   Your question reflects what I hear often from my patients, the majority of which want to narrow their waist and enhance their curves,…