Liposuction is one of the most common cosmetic procedures in plastic surgery. The recovery time following liposuction is dependent on the individual patient, on the number of areas being addressed (abdomen, chest, neck, thighs, knees, legs, arms etc) and the nature of the liposuction being preformed. Liposuction can be performed on its own or in … Continue reading Recovery Timeline after Liposuction
Although you commonly hear of breast reductions for women, male breast reduction is not as commonly discussed. Gynecomastia is a condition that can cause breast tissue in men to swell or enlarge. Gynecomastia presents from puffy nipples to large female appearing breasts. Approximately sixty percent of men have this condition, and many have it to … Continue reading Will Gynecomastia Go Away Naturally or On It’s Own?
What is gynecomastia? Although breasts do not develop in males like they do for females, most men are born with a small amount of breast tissue. A male’s body makes the testosterone hormone which guides his sexual growth and development with puberty. However, males also produce the female sexual growth hormone, estrogen. Endocrine studies have … Continue reading Gynecomastia in Teens – Azouz MD
Even though there are several non-invasive procedures today that help address different signs of aging, there are many issues still require surgical correction for best results. Cosmetic eyelid surgery, or blepharoplasty, is one such surgical procedure that does not have an effective non-surgical alternative. There are two kinds of blepharoplasty procedures– one for the upper … Continue reading Blepharoplasty: Common Myths and Facts
Despite how advanced plastic surgery techniques have become, you can still expect some downtime after your procedure. If you’ve undergone eyelid surgery, some recovery time can seem overwhelming as you wait for your new eye profile. However, it’s important to follow any instructions given by Dr. Azouz to ensure you stay healthy and risk-averse. Here … Continue reading Tips for Your Successful Eyelid Surgery Recovery
Although most men experience gynecomastia, or enlarged male breasts, at some point in their lives, not every patient fits the criteria for a good candidate. This is because gynecomastia can change over time or resolve on its own, so life stage is a very important factor when looking at your options with gynecomastia treatment. As … Continue reading How Old Should I Be for Gynecomastia Treatment?
What is Breast Reduction? Breast reduction is a surgical procedure that reduces the size of overly-large breasts through the removal of breast tissue and fat. It can be performed at the same time as a breast lift or a mommy makeover procedure and has one of the highest rates of satisfaction among patients. It requires … Continue reading How You Can Benefit From Breast Reduction
As with any plastic surgery procedure, your recovery is one of the most important parts. During your consultation with Dr. Azouz, you’ll receive step-by-step instructions on how to make the best of your recovery and what exactly to expect for follow-up appointments, but it can be helpful to know what your downtime will look like … Continue reading What to Expect From Your Breast Reduction Recovery
Are you tired of living with droopy skin around your eyes that make you look older than you feel? If so, it may be time to consider eyelid surgery. This procedure can have a drastic effect on the face and improve a person’s self-confidence. If you are considering eyelid surgery for a more youthful appearance, … Continue reading What You Should Know Before Undergoing Eyelid Surgery
Summer is here, which means more time to spent outdoors and by the pool. However, it can also be a great time to undergo a plastic surgery procedure! The most popular plastic surgery procedure to date is breast augmentation, which individuals across the U.S. benefiting from it! If you are interested in undergoing breast augmentation … Continue reading Breast Augmentation Over Summer Break