Intimacy Ending in Disappointment

How many times have you watched a movie or TV show when the passionate couple busts the bedroom door down and starts ripping each other’s clothes off? What you don’t ever see is the scene where he or she is unable to “perform”. We have been besieged by the “blue pill” and “side by side…

PRP: Platelet Rich Plasma

We now offer PRP known as platelet rich plasma into our practice. We obtain the PRP by first drawing your blood and using the centrifuge to separate the plasma from your red blood cells. The plasma can then be used in addition to several services that we offer here like microneedling, halo, diva, oshot, hair…

Benefits of Infused Water

  “Welcome to APSI, Please sign in and help yourself to some fruit infused water.” As the skin care patient coordinator I want to ensure that APSI patients receive the best care possible. As we all know hydration is key to good health and beautiful skin so we provide fresh infused water each day in our…

No Longer a Taboo Topic

At the Austin Plastic Surgery Institute my partners and I have performed a procedure called labiaplasty for many years.  Labiaplasty is a surgical procedure to reduce the size of the labia minora. Women who had hypertrophic or enlarged labia minora often had significant problems with chafing or frictional irritation when wearing tight fitting clothes, participating…

Getting Older Doesn’t Have To Be Scary

As a physician assistant who works in plastics and aesthetics, the injection chair can become more of a therapy session. I’ve had many patients explain to me how tired they are, they can’t lose weight, their relationship is going downhill, they aren’t getting sleep, etc. They attribute all of this to the fact that they…

Making sense of a quote for plastic surgery

Let’s face it, plastic surgery is in our face every day from friends, magazines, TV and especially the internet. The consumer however often sees this as a Leap of Faith. This starts with something as simple as “I just want to look better in my clothes and be able to wear things that I can’t…

Look Good AND Feel Good!

“I exercise and eat right, but I can’t seem to lose any weight or gain any muscle. I hate my body” Austin is an extremely fit town. Lulu Lemon is well represented. Travel anywhere and you will notice a lot more obese people as well as smokers. A healthy life style is very important to…