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What to Do With Your Old Saline-Filled Breast Implants

Many women have undergone breast augmentation with saline (salt water) filled breast implants when they were younger. Although saline-filled implants may have a bit more of a “water bag” feel to them than silicone gel-filled implants when held in your hand, most women have been pleased with their results. With... Continue Reading

Can You Reduce Your Breast Size with Diet and Exercise?

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When the pain and uncomfortable symptoms caused by large, heavy breasts place burdens on your daily life, the need for a more manageable breast size can become a medical necessity as much as a cosmetic concern. There are many patients in Charleston, Mount Pleasant, and Summerville who ask our plastic... Continue Reading

How to Fix a Broken Nose

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A broken or fractured nose is one of the most common facial injuries treated in the country. This injury can be especially unpleasant for patients since it often interferes with, or completely prevents, breathing through the nose in conjunction with altering one’s appearance. Whether resulting from a bad fall or... Continue Reading

How Can Fat Be Removed By Freezing It?

There are numerous treatments available that can reduce exercise-resistant pockets of fat around the body; however, there is arguably no other method of non-surgical fat removal more popular than “fat-freezing.” This technology, also known as Cryolipolysis™, was developed by Harvard scientists who discovered that controlled cooling could ultimately be utilized... Continue Reading

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Office Update

Due to the rapidly evolving nature of the COVID-19 crisis, the government of South Carolina as well as Mayor Tecklenburg and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) have all recommended that nonessential services be suspended until further notice. In order to comply with these guidelines and to protect the... Continue Reading

How to Get Rid of Jowls

Jowls along the jawline and lower cheek regions are a very common result of the natural aging process. Fortunately, there are effective ways to get rid of jowls, and our board-certified plastic surgeons offer advanced options designed to achieve this goal. Ultimately, jowls are formed by sagging skin and underlying... Continue Reading

Allergan® Recalls BioCell® Textured Breast Implants

You may have heard in the news recently that Allergan®, a prominent manufacturer of breast implants, has voluntarily recalled their BioCell® textured implants because of a rare concern regarding the late development of an unusual type of cancer known as ALCL (Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma). According to recent studies, this... Continue Reading

Recovery Tips After Tummy Tuck

Most patients are understandably eager to return to their daily routines and show off their slimmer, sleeker body contour following a tummy tuck procedure. The desire to bounce back as soon as possible after abdominoplasty is expected, but taking the adequate amount of time to recuperate after surgery is vital—both... Continue Reading

What to Do With Your Old Saline-Filled Breast Implants

Many women have undergone breast augmentation with saline (salt water) filled breast implants when they were younger. Although saline-filled implants... Continue Reading

Can You Reduce Your Breast Size with Diet and Exercise?

When the pain and uncomfortable symptoms caused by large, heavy breasts place burdens on your daily life, the need for... Continue Reading