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…

Introducing BioTE Bio Identical hormone balance

We are now proud providers of BioTE Bio Identical Hormone Balance for Men and Women in Austin, Texas. Do you feel fatigued, moody, have a difficulty sleeping, unexplained weight gain, joint pain, reduced libido, and more? Get off the roller coaster ride and get in line for BioTE. Optimized hormones protect your bones, brain and heart…

The Doctors Talk About Rhinoplasty

There is no single structure that can be more readily noticed that one’s nose. I’m sure practically everyone has looked in the mirror and thought about altering their current shape. For some people, they are freaked out by the thought of looking “different” and yet others want a drastic change. Rhinoplasty is the procedure that…

Wonder if I need sunscreen today?

Ever have a morning where you are trying to decide if you should wear sunscreen that day? Hopefully the photo above will help influence your decision. This gentleman is a truck driver in the United States and no doubt has driven 100,000+ miles. I’m sure it never dawned on him that the sun exposure he…