See Our Patient Results

Archives

Archives

Categories

Case of the Month – June, 2018

This mini-facelift case illustrates the (many) limitations of a “thread-lift” or 2-hour (or less) “Lunchtime/Weekend Facelift.” Indeed, this 64 year-old woman had undergone one of these procedures six years prior (reportedly via a company that is now out-of-business) in an attempt to perform an “isolated lift” of her neck areas, and was left with a …

Read More

Breast Implant Options

Before stepping into a breast augmentation consultation it is beneficial to do some initial research about what kind of breast implants are available in the U.S. There is a lot of ground to cover during a breast consultation and understanding the different implant options can get lost among other topics within the consultation. Bringing questions …

Read More

What Do Higher Price Tags Mean in the World of Cosmetic Surgery?

If you are considering plastic surgery in Denver, CO, you may wonder if higher-priced cosmetic surgeries really give better results or if this is just a social perception? Furthermore, why is cosmetic surgery so expensive in the first place? Why are there large price disparities between practices even within the same city? According to our very own …

Read More

Power Assisted Liposuction (PAL) vs. CoolSculpting® – Which Is Best for You?

With so many fat reduction treatments and techniques available today, it is hard to know what works, what doesn't, and which is right for you. At CCS, we currently offer Power Assisted Liposuction (PAL) and CoolSculpting in Denver and Golden, CO. We feel that these 2 modalities offer the best results of anything currently on the …

Read More

Accepting My Breast Lift Scars: A Memoir

The day after breast lift surgery at the Denver-based Center for Cosmetic Surgery, I removed my bra in front of the mirror before a shower. I couldn’t help but feel anxious to see the results from my breast lift with augmentation surgery. The shape was better than I had imagined. The lower pole of my …

Read More

Who should I tell?

Everyone has a different level of comfort when it comes to transparency. The decision to have elective cosmetic surgery rarely happens easily. It’s hard enough to make the call for a consultation; let alone being naked in front of the surgeon for the body examination. After you become comfortable with your decision to have surgery, …

Read More

How To Prepare for Cosmetic Surgery

A successful surgical journey is more than just choosing a great doctor. Of course, a board certified cosmetic surgeon is a must, but that’s just the first step. Your surgeon should educate you about your surgical options, share quality photos of their work, set realistic expectations and put your mind at ease before scheduling. The …

Read More

On the perception of aging …

A patient I recently saw in consultation for a mini-facelift at my practice in Denver, CO, asked an interesting question: "Do facelift patients have a hard time adjusting to their new, younger appearance?" Without hesitation, my answer was "No." As I thought about it, I realized why, and a quick internet search confirmed my suspicion. A common …

Read More

Archives

Categories

Back to Top