Dealing with the loss of one or both breasts due to cancer or other illness is a loss no one can prepare you for. Suddenly, something you’d taken for granted would always be there, isn’t and just as with the loss of a limb or loved one, you grieve. The healing process is a slow… Read more »


There are a few reasons people may be considering an Arm Lift Surgery, also known as Brachioplasty. The effects of dramatic weight loss often leave people with excess, sagging skin on their body, including the underarm area. Sometimes, due to genetic reasons or aging the underarm can have excessive hanging skin and/or fat deposits which… Read more »


We are all pre-destined to have different trouble zones- parts of the body that are more difficult to impossible to lose weight and tone, despite our best diet and exercise efforts. Theses trouble zones vary person to person, but some common areas are the stomach, arms, hips, thighs, buttocks, and back. Board certified plastic surgeons… Read more »


Everyone has different trouble areas or parts of their body which are difficult to tone. For many people this area is the thigh and buttocks. After dramatic weigh loss, excess sagging skin can occur in the thighs, buttocks and elsewhere which can only be removed surgically. Genetics can also play a huge role in where… Read more »


The condition of overdeveloped breasts in men is more common than you may think. While most men out grow this condition, known as Gynecomastia, some men never do. This condition can have a very negative implant on the self esteem of the men suffering from it. They are often teased and taunted and shy away… Read more »


Men who have overdeveloped breast tissue causing their chests to look more feminine than other men, is actually a much more common condition than you might think. The condition, known as Gynecomastia, often develops during puberty and while 90% outgrow the condition, the remaining 10% will have it for the rest of their lives unless… Read more »


Both women and men choose to get Tummy Tucks, also called Abdominoplasty, for many reasons. Chief among these reasons are due to weight loss or pregnancy causing excess hanging skin and lose abdominal muscles. Having a concentrated area of fat deposits in the abdomen, causing it to extend out further from the body than is… Read more »


Having thick and dimpled thighs are a tender source of self-consciousness for many people, both men and women. The not-so-affectionately called “Thunder Thighs” can torment otherwise sane people into developing a real fear of wearing shorts in public. It’s no way to live and unfortunately, oftentimes it’s genetics that have predisposed us to having either… Read more »


Every year hundreds of thousands of women in the United States alone undergo Breast Augmentation to increase the size of their breasts, this is common knowledge, but what of the women who are born with naturally, un-proportionately large breasts? Many people do not realize the physical and emotional strain this can cause. For women with… Read more »


One of the best ways to imagine what results may be achievable is by looking through our online Chevy Chase SmartLipo Before and After Gallery. One of the most important parts of our work is understanding what our patients want and need so that we can help them to understand what can be realistically achieved…. Read more »