Gynecomastia – Causes and Solutions

You exercise and eat right, but you still can’t seem to shake those dreaded “man boobs.” You may feel self-conscious when taking off your shirt in the locker room or at the beach – or, sometimes, you’re uncomfortable about the way your chest looks, even when you have your shirt on. If this sounds like… Read More »

Mommy Makeover

Pregnancy, childbirth, and nursing can alter the appearance of a new mother’s body. Through a combination of plastic surgery procedures, the mommy makeover has helped countless women regain their pre-baby body and their self-confidence. Below are some of the most popular procedures our patients elect as part of their mommy makeover: Schedule a consultation with… Read More »

Choosing a Plastic Surgeon in Washington, DC

Three words you never want to hear – bad plastic surgery – have become so common, they’ve commanded their own television program. Unskilled surgeons performing complex aesthetic procedures in unaccredited facilities can’t help but lead to bad outcomes, and it is important to know how to select a Washington, DC plastic surgeon to help avoid an unpleasant… Read More »

Liposuction Recovery

Recovery following liposuction is different for each patient. Factors that will influence recovery include the type of liposuction you have undergone, the number of areas treated, how much tissue was removed, and your body’s natural healing abilities. How well you follow Washington, DC liposuction surgeon Dr. Eric Desman’s pre and postoperative advice will also play a role… Read More »

Washington, D.C. Breast Surgery

Board-certified Washington D.C. plastic surgeon Dr. Eric Desman is pleased to offer a complete range of breast surgery options, enabling him to better meet the individual needs of each woman who walks through our doors. Believing that every woman is entitled to look and feel amazing about her body, Dr. Desman attentively listens to the desires of… Read More »

Fairfax Cosmetic Surgeon

Fairfax cosmetic surgeon Dr. Eric Desman has been helping men and women throughout Virginia and Washington, D.C. reach their aesthetic goals for over 15 years. As the founder of the Virginia Center for Plastic Surgery, Dr. Desman has personally helped thousands of people change their lives for the better through targeted and personalized cosmetic treatments. If… 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 »