Our Plastic Surgery Blog
Cosmetic dermal fillers like Juvederm, Voluma, and Restylane are all excellent for filling in those mild and moderate lines and wrinkles that form on the face over the years. However, there are very severe lines and wrinkles that these dermal fillers can’t adequately treat. Perlane is one of the best cosmetic dermal fillers for filling […]
The primary goal of breast reduction surgery is to reduce the size of the breasts, but that is not the only thing being done during the procedure. Plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Troy Pittman focuses on adjusting and refining the shape of the breasts to give you aesthetically stunning results. Your process begins by determining […]
Because every individual’s body recovers at a different rate, it can be difficult to determine exactly how long it will take you to recover from your abdominoplasty procedure. Knowing what to expect during your recovery and roughly how long it may take will help you to prepare for the process. On average, most patients will […]
After your chin augmentation procedure has been completed, the next essential step will be your recovery. Taking the steps necessary for a healthy recovery will ensure the quality of your chin augmentation results. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Troy Pittman will dress the surgical incisions immediately following the conclusion of the procedure; these dressings must remain […]
A mastopexy, often referred to as a breast lift, is a procedure that aims to give a patient tighter and firmer breasts. If you are interested in receiving a breast lift, this breakdown of the procedure can help you mentally prepare for the process. The process begins with your initial consultation with board-certified plastic surgeon […]
Breast augmentation plastic surgery isn’t a one-size-fits-all procedure. There are a wide variety of variables for each patient to consider before she undergoes breast augmentation surgery, and so it’s crucial to have a skilled plastic surgeon guide you through the process. That way, you’ll get a realistic assessment of all the possibilities. When it comes […]
My surgeon told me he would decide during surgery whether or not I could undergo breast reconstruction immediately, but I’m so glad he decided to wait before proceeding with implants. It gave me a chance to heal, and the results of my reconstruction are just remarkable,” said Sarah Bessin, a 47-year-old breast cancer survivor. Bessin […]
According to the experts, about 1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. Everyone knows somebody whose life has been impacted by this destructive disease. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Troy Pittman has made it part of his life’s mission to help breast cancer patients and […]
Click here to read more about this year’s BRA Day festivities and the “Closing the Loop” photo gallery of breast cancer survivors.
Dr. Pittman and patients Cori Perry and Mary Zambri appeared on ABC7’s Good Morning Washington to discuss Breast Reconstruction Awareness (BRA) Day and the “Closing the Loop” photo exhibit. Click here to view the segment or click on the MEDIA link to the left.