How long should I expect to be off work after facial plastic surgery?

I inform patients that they may be bruised and swollen for up to 10 to 14 days. They may return sooner, however by 10 to 14 days a majority of the discoloration and swelling will have resolved.

If I gain weight after Liposuction will the fat return?

Generally, if a patient gains weight after Liposuction it will tend to redistribute to areas of the body that have higher fat stores. In women this frequently is in the breasts and buttocks.

What kind of implants are available for breast augmentation?

Both silicone gel and saline are available; however, silicone gel is more commonly used since the FDA has deemed it safe.

What medications should I avoid before and after surgery?

For your reference, we have posted a medication avoidance list on our website.