What Are The Benefits of a Drainless Tummy Tuck?

In my experience, while no two tummy tuck patients are the same, the overwhelming majority of them come to my office with very similar goals in mind. To remove excess skin and tissue from the abdominal area and achieve a more trim and fit-looking abdominal area. However, that doesn’t mean that all tummy tuck procedures

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How Long Will My Plastic Surgery Results Realistically Last?

During plastic surgery consultations with my patients, a few very common questions will inevitably always come up. One of those questions is “how long will my results last?” And while I would love to be able to tell my patients that their new appearance after surgery will last forever, this simply is not reality. That

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Ask Dr. Whiteman: Which Tummy Tuck is Right For Me?

Tummy tuck surgery has remained incredibly popular for many years now due to its unique ability to recontour the abdominal area. The procedure is used to help both men and women achieve a flatter, and healthier-looking abdomen by removing loose, excess skin and repairing damaged abdominal muscles that can cause the appearance of a belly

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What’s Behind The Recent Plastic Surgery Surge?

Like so many other industries, plastic surgery began to really slow at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, my own personal experience here at Southern Plastic Surgery, as well as statistics throughout the industry, indicate that the previous lull is long gone. Plastic surgery business seems to be booming all over the country, with

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Ask Dr. Whiteman: Understanding Tummy Tuck Surgery

Every person ages differently. And even those that age more gracefully than others can experience aesthetic imperfections that make them self-conscious or unsatisfied with their appearance. The abdomen can be an area especially susceptible to visible signs of aging like loose, sagging skin. This is especially true in cases where a person has lost a

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