9Everything You Need to Know about Gummy Bear Implants
As breast augmentation has continued to grow in popularity, new implant options have made the procedure more attractive than ever for some women. Introducing the latest in breast augmentation – gummy bear implants that provide the most natural look and feel of any breast implant on the market today. These cohesive gel implants are guaranteed […]
23Which 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 […]
17The 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 […]
123 Common Places Men Request Liposuction
Liposuction is not restricted to female patients; in fact, in 2013 61,736 men sought liposuction procedures, according to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Men have discovered that liposuction is effective in helping them sculpt a more attractive, masculine body contour. Where do men request liposuction? While the procedure may be performed on nearly […]
8You 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 […]
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