Virginia Plastic Surgery Questions: What Areas of the Face can a Facelift Improve?

Will facelift surgery eliminate or significantly reduce wrinkles and creases in your neck and lower face? Yes, but that is far from the only thing a facelift can improve. Using advanced techniques and customizing each procedure to meet the unique needs of individual patients, Virginia plastic surgeon Dr. Desman can use the facelift procedure to address issues… Read More »

Rapid Recovery Breast Surgery in Virginia

Breast augmentation is a surgical procedure that typically requires one to two weeks of rest. During this period breast augmentation patients are instructed to refrain from most physical activities including some types of work, which can be a deterrent when considering breast enhancement. The rapid recovery breast augmentation program allows Virginia plastic surgeon Dr. Desman to reduce initial recovery… Read More »

A Tummy Tuck for Your Health?

A 2013 study published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, suggests that tummy tuck surgery can jump-start permanent weight loss. Researchers followed 20 tummy tuck patients for a year after surgery. After one year, 70% weighed less than they had immediately after the surgery-in other… Read More »