Category Archives: Plastic Surgery

Let Your Most Authentic Self Shine Through This Year

  Around this time of year, we typically hear about millions of people making their New Year’s resolutions. Actually, by this time in January, we’re hearing about the difficulties people are already having with their resolutions. The thing about making goals for a new year is that, often, they revolve around conformity. We resolve to […]

  • Posted on: Jan 30 2021
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Trends in Body Type Not a Factor in Plastic Surgery

The word trend is defined as “a general direction in which something is developing or changing.” It is also defined as “in fashion.” As we look back through history, we can see many ways in which trends have driven consumerism. We can even see how trends have affected how people feel about their appearance. Interestingly […]

  • Posted on: Nov 30 2020
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Northwestern Specialists in Plastic Surgery

Is It Safe to Combine Cosmetic Surgery Procedures?

Techniques in plastic surgery have improved significantly over the years. Rather than perform a full facelift on most patients, plastic surgeons now have individual procedures that can focus on smaller areas. For example, we perform blepharoplasty to correct eyelid sagging and bagging. Brow lift surgery addresses a drooping brow line and, possibly, even those frown […]


Northwestern Specialists in Plastic Surgery

Best Cosmetic Procedures and Treatments for a Winter Refresh

The holiday season has a way of increasing people’s interest in cosmetic procedures. This doesn’t only include the various nonsurgical beauty-boosting treatments one can get on their lunch hour but also the plastic surgery procedures people have been on the fence about all year. Winter is a great time to undergo cosmetic procedures that may […]


Breast Reconstruction: The Matter of Size

In recent years, mastectomy has become an integral aspect of breast cancer treatment. For women who undergo the removal of natural breast tissue, reconstruction is often a step toward gaining a sense of closure to their disease management. Reinstating breast shape and size can be an exciting endeavor that renews hope for brighter tomorrows. We […]


Plastic Surgery Chicago, IL

Ways to Support Recovery from Plastic Surgery

Life today is far more comfortable than it was a century ago. Even fifty years ago there were relatively few drive-throughs. There were no Starbucks to get us going in the morning, and when we wanted to listen to music, we either had to insert an 8-track into the tape deck or sit through commercials […]