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Ultrasonic-assisted Liposuction Technique

July 31, 2014 By Dr. Vincent Marin, MD, FACS

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, there were a total of 202,000 liposuctions performed in the United States in 2012, making the procedure the fourth most popular, behind breast augmentation, rhinoplasty (nose job), and eyelid surgery. ...

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The Tumescent Liposuction Technique

July 26, 2014 By Dr. Vincent Marin, MD, FACS

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, liposuction is the one of the most commonly requested cosmetic procedures in the United States. In 2012, 202,000 liposuction procedures were performed. Liposuction has come a long way from the early d ...

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Revision Plastic Surgery

July 15, 2014 By Dr. Vincent Marin, MD, FACS

Every patient who chooses to undergo cosmetic surgery is looking to improve his or her appearance, whether it is with fuller breasts, a flatter stomach, or a smaller nose. In the hands of a skilled cosmetic surgeon, patients can achieve the look that they ...

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Breast Augmentation Revision Surgery with Gummy Bear Implants

July 14, 2014 By Dr. Vincent Marin, MD, FACS

Technology moves at such a fast pace that it can seem virtually impossible to keep up. It seems like there are constantly new innovations or updated versions of current products on the market. A good example of this can be seen in computer technology in t ...

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Liposuction Revision Surgery

July 11, 2014 By Dr. Vincent Marin, MD, FACS

Patients who choose to undergo liposuction should already be dedicated to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. They should be on a sensible diet and engage in a regular exercise routine. However, they may have a few trouble spots of stubborn fat. Such patient ...

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Pros and Cons of Subglandular Placement of Breast Implants

June 13, 2014 By Dr. Vincent Marin, MD, FACS

When patients come in to see Dr. Vincent Marin for a consultation regarding a breast augmentation cosmetic procedure, he will go over all the steps for the procedure, what to expect afterward, as well as any special pre-surgical instructions. In addition, ...

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Correcting an Upturned Nasal Tip

June 10, 2014 By Dr. Vincent Marin, MD, FACS

The key to attractive facial features lies in how the various facial elements are balanced. If the eyes are too close together or the chin is too sharp, it can throw off what might otherwise be a balanced, attractive face. Nowhere is this more evident tha ...

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Areolar Breast Augmentation Technique

May 28, 2014 By Dr. Vincent Marin, MD, FACS

When it comes to breast augmentation, there are four ways in which the implant can be placed in the breast pocket. An incision can be made in the crease in the underside of the breast, in the armpit, in the belly button, or around the areola. The areolar ...

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Tummy Tuck Recovery Timeline

May 15, 2014 By Dr. Vincent Marin, MD, FACS

Those who choose to undergo cosmetic surgery have very specific goals in mind. Patients may desire thinner thighs, bigger breasts, or a flatter stomach. No matter the procedure, that end result is often patients’ most important concern. Unfortunately, e ...

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