Male Breast Reduction

Medications, genetics, and weight gain all contribute to a condition in men called Gynecomastia, meaning excess male breast tissue. I see many young boys as well as adult men with male breast tissue. This is a common complaint in my practice. The best option for removing the excess tissue is liposculpture with direct excision of the breast tissue. Many surgeons who don’t practice plastic surgery don’t understand the techniques necessary to get the best result. It is necessary to do ... Continue Reading

What Does “Board Certified” Really Mean?

FYI: Just because a doctor is “board certified” it does not necessarily mean they are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS). In many states, a licensed physician from any medical field can perform cosmetic procedures without being board certified in plastic surgery. When choosing a plastic surgeon, make sure they are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, which is the only board that certifies physicians in plastic surgery of the face and all areas of ... Continue Reading

Are You A Mommy Makeover Candidate?

If you’ve had kids, then you have probably noticed changes in your body including saggy breasts, a stretched out tummy, and random excess fat deposits that are resistant to diet and exercise. I can help you regain your pre-pregnancy body with a Mommy Makeover, which is a catch-all phrase for breast and tummy surgery. After a decade of operating in Los Angeles as a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, I feel that I have perfected my techniques. As bathing suit styles ... Continue Reading

See Your Results BEFORE Breast Augmentation Surgery with my Vectra 3D Imaging System

“How big should I go?” is the most common question I hear during breast augmentation consults, so I use state-of-the-art 3D imaging technology designed to help you choose a size that works best for you. After discussing your goals and expectations, I use my Vectra 3D imaging system to snap an ultra-high resolution photo of your breasts, and upload the image to a computer. Then I can digitally alter the photo to show you what your breasts will look like ... Continue Reading