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Apr 17, 2015, 14:27 ET

Cosmetic Surgery with an Emphasis on Enhancement Over Radical Alteration

 For many, the term "plastic surgery" immediately invokes certain images, and not all of them are accurate. Though society has become...

Apr 14, 2015, 13:02 ET

Rise in Male Plastic Surgery Driven Largely by Increase in Facelifts

 Since 1997, there has been a massive 273 percent increase in the number of plastic surgery procedures performed on men every year. Much of...

Apr 13, 2015, 18:30 ET

The Economic Advantage of Weight Loss Surgery

When the topic of weight loss surgery comes up, the first factors that are normally discussed are the incredible health benefits that it offers...

Apr 08, 2015, 13:22 ET

Tummy Tuck, Liposuction, or Both? The Right Procedure Varies from Patient to Patient

 Over the past decade, both tummy tuck surgery and liposuction have become increasingly popular as patients realize how effective these...

Mar 31, 2015, 17:43 ET

Breast Cancer Survivors Relying on Beverly Hills Physicians to Help Them Reclaim Their Beauty

 For breast cancer patients, receiving word that their cancer has gone into remission may well be one of the happiest moments of their life....

Mar 27, 2015, 13:44 ET

Cosmetic Surgery: A Phenomenon of Empowerment Not Insecurity

 There are many visible trends in cosmetic surgery that can be seen across the country as celebrities from Kim Kardashian to Nicki Minaj...

Mar 24, 2015, 13:40 ET

Ongoing Study Attempting to Quantify the Boost in Happiness Weight Loss Surgery Patients Receive

 All around the world and throughout the nations, patients suffering from obesity are realizing that, for most of them, the benefits of weight...

Mar 20, 2015, 14:15 ET

3 Things You May Not Know about Tummy Tucks

 The tummy tuck is more popular than it has ever been before, with over 164,000 operations performed in 2014, according to the American Society...

Mar 18, 2015, 14:39 ET

Women Aren't the Only Ones to Worry About Their Beach Bodies

Every summer, millions of men and women hit America's countless beaches and poolsides. While we often hear about women's sometimes frantic efforts...

Mar 13, 2015, 16:58 ET

A Time for New Beginnings with Weight Loss Surgery

Thinking of weight loss surgery as a strictly cosmetic procedure is a gross misconception. Severe obesity greatly increases the likelihood of...

Mar 11, 2015, 21:06 ET

Instagram Filters May Be the Latest Trend Driving Plastic Surgery

 Several months ago, social media users swarmed around a report from the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery that...

Feb 27, 2015, 13:19 ET

Support is Helpful Before, During, and After a Major Weight Loss, Notes Beverly Hills Physicians

 Few things that are worthwhile in life are easy. That definitely applies to significant weight loss, even with the assistance of highly...

Feb 25, 2015, 15:56 ET

Cosmetic Surgery up more than 200%, Study Reports

 Cosmetic surgery is on the rise in the US, and it shows no signs of slowing down. According to a new study commissioned by web site...

Feb 23, 2015, 13:46 ET

Beyond Beauty: The Life Saving Effects of Bariatric Surgery

 The desire for a thin physique is a dominating one in our society, and women, as well as men, all seem to crave that ideal swimsuit body on TV...

Feb 20, 2015, 20:09 ET

Men and Women Turning to Post Bariatric Body Contouring after Weight Loss

 Patients who receive weight loss surgery from the talented surgeons at Beverly Hills Physicians are typically thrilled with the amount of...

Feb 18, 2015, 14:23 ET

World Class Cosmetic Surgery Lives in Your Own Back Yard

 Recently, there has been a surge of news stories reporting on a boom in cosmetic surgery procedures in locations like South Korea or Dubai....

Feb 16, 2015, 13:14 ET

Most Weight Loss "Breakthroughs" Offer Limited Help to People with Significant Weight Problems, Notes Beverly Hills Physicians

Some are wholly without merit and others have at least a kernel of scientific backing, but rarely a day goes by when the latest weight loss cure...

Feb 13, 2015, 19:23 ET

3 Plastic Surgery Trends for 2015

While the idea of what is classically beautiful has remained relatively constant for decades, every year, men and women are inspired to aim for...

Jan 30, 2015, 21:00 ET

Weight Loss Scams Remain a Problem but There's Never Been More Hope for the Severely Obese

 A recent news story revealing that the Better Business Bureau has given a failing grade of F to the Sveltox weight loss patch is simply the...

Jan 28, 2015, 15:41 ET

3 Reasons Patients Choose Revision Surgery

The majority of weight loss patients are severely obese men and women who have struggled to maintain a variety of diet and exercise regimens for...