27Which Type of Implant is Right for Me?
Once you have decided to have breast augmentation, your next decision will be to choose the best type of implant for your needs. Breast implants were first introduced in the United States in the 1960s and since that time, they have undergone a number of changes and improvements. Today, there are three basic types of […]
20The Limits of Cosmetic Surgery
Cosmetic surgery is an effective way to enhance your looks and roll back the clock on your appearance. The success of a cosmetic procedure, however, is due in large part to coming into the process with realistic expectations about what cosmetic surgery can – and can’t – do for you. By understanding what you can […]
7You Don’t Need to Travel Far for a Brazilian Butt Lift
The Brazilian butt lift procedure is one of the hottest plastic surgery treatments today. Fortunately, Edina residents don’t have to fly south of the border to get a fuller derriere. Dr. Christopher Kovanda offers the Brazilian butt lift to his twin cities patients, giving them the hottest look right in their own backyard. What is […]
183 Things to Love about the Brazilian Butt Lift
Buttock augmentation has become a popular option in plastic surgery today and the fat transfer technique, also known as the Brazilian butt lift, is the most common way to perform this procedure. There are a number of reasons why the Brazilian butt lift has become a frequent request at plastic surgeons’ offices. Check out these […]
10Aftercare Tips to Maximize Plastic Surgery Results
A successful plastic surgery depends first and foremost on choosing the most experienced and trained surgeon for the job. However, there are also steps you can take both before and after your procedure to maximize your results. Check out these tips for ensuring you enjoy the best possible results after your plastic surgery procedure. Get […]
Abdominoplasty Minneapolis, St Paul, Maple Grove, Twin Cities
35 year old female finished having children noticed pain in her core muscles with even simple activities like gardening. She had large 10 pound babies and wanted to restore her body back to "normal". She also wanted breast augmentation without scars on the breasts.
Age : 35 Gender: Female Ethnicity: Caucasian
Reason for Undergoing Treatment: Shape and discomfort
54 year old female undergoing breast reduction surgery for insurance wants to do cosmetic abdominoplasty at same time. Patient has post pregnancy changes she would like to have her body returned back to "normal". Both procedures performed safely under 3.5 hours total.
Age : 54 Gender: Female Ethnicity: Caucasian
Reason for Undergoing Treatment: Unknown
52 year old female with history of Roux Y gastric bypass surgery with over 100 pound weight loss. Her main complaint was the hernia with excessive skin with recurrent rashes, odor and discomfort with clothing or activity. She wanted to fix the hernia and have excess skin of upper and lower abdomen removed at the same time.
Age : 52 Gender: Female Ethnicity: Caucasian
Reason for Undergoing Treatment: Hernia and rash
24 year old female with history of 75# weight loss with diet and exercise presents for cosmetic tummy tuck and breast augmentation. This patient did not want scars on her breast, so the implants were placed through the abdominoplasty incision (TABA trans abdominoplasty breast augmentation). She is shown at 6 weeks when the scarring is the worst and improves with time.
Age : 24 Gender: Female Ethnicity: Caucasian
Reason for Undergoing Treatment: Cosmetic
20 year old female with a double fold of skin (pannus) hanging below both the belly button, and pubic bone. She had recurrent rashes, infection and odor and required a panniculectomy with moving of the belly button to take care of both areas as well as ventral hernia repair.
Age : 20 Gender: Female Ethnicity: African American
Reason for Undergoing Treatment: Rash and excess skin