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May 24, 2016

Pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding can impact your body in a number of challenging ways:

Your abdominal muscles can become stretched, making it challenging to maintain a toned, flat abdomen The size of your breasts grow during pregnancy and throughout the breastfeeding process, often subsequently resulting in sagging and loss of breast volume You may struggle to lose the additional weight gained during pregnancy, leaving stubborn areas of fat that do not respond well to diet and exercise

Once your child is born, the rigors of motherhood often make it difficult to invest the time and energy necessary to maintain the optimal le...

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May 23, 2016

Liposuction is performed to remove targeted areas of fat that have been resistant to diet and exercise. The procedure can help you put the finishing touches on your fitness routine, potentially helping you achieve the more toned, fit figure you desire.

However, it is important to understand that liposuction is not for everyone. In order to achieve the successful outcome you desire, you must be a good candidate for the procedure.

In the following video, Dr. Jay Orringer discusses the criteria for liposuction candidacy. We encourage you to take a f...

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May 19, 2016

Breast reconstruction after a mastectomy is an important part of the breast cancer recovery process. The appearance of your breasts often impacts your self-confidence and self-image. Undergoing breast reconstruction can help you restore a sense of femininity so that you can move on with your life.

It is important to understand that breast reconstruction is a complex surgical procedure. In order to achieve the best possible results, you should work with a board certified plastic surgeon who has made this procedure a primary focus of their practice.

Dr. Jay Orring...

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April 25, 2016

Dr. Jay Orringer, board certified Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon, explains the different types of tummy tucks available. Nationally recognized, Dr. Orringer has been practicing cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery for over two decades.

Call our experienced cosmetic surgery professionals in Beverly Hills at 310-273-1663 to schedule your consultation. 

April 25, 2016

Breast augmentation and a breast lift are both effective procedures which can potentially improve the appearance of your breasts. However, it is important to understand that these procedures are performed to accomplish different goals. As a result, the right option or combination of options for you will depend on your unique individual situation.

If you would like to improve the size or shape of your breasts, then breast augmentation is often the most effective solution. During your procedure, Dr. Orringer will use breast implants to potentially achieve an improved breas...

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April 15, 2016

When attending a breast augmentation consultation with a plastic surgeon, an important question for you to ask is, "Will I need to replace my breast implants?" It is important to remember that breast implants are medical devices and like all medical devices, they have the potential to wear out over time. As a result, you should think of your breast implant as a temporary solution that will eventually need to be replaced, not a permanent solution that will last for the rest of your life.

In the following video, Dr...

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March 31, 2016

There are many facial rejuvenation options available to help you potentially reverse the signs of aging. Some of these involve extensive plastic surgery such as a facelift, while other treatments are more minimally invasive and do not require surgery. One of the most common questions Dr. Jay Orringer hears from patients during a consultation involves when to choose nonsurgical injectables instead of a traditional facelift.

In the following video, Dr. Orringer explains when you may potentially benefit from choosing injectables such as...

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March 29, 2016

One of the most common questions Dr. Jay Orringer hears during a breast augmentation consultation involves whether to use round or shaped breast implants. Unfortunately, there is no definitive, consistent right or wrong answer to this question because the choice of breast implant largely depends on your individual preferences regarding look and feel as well as your unique body type.

In the following video, Dr. Orringer discusses the differences between round and shaped breast implants in great detail, including t...

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March 28, 2016

Mammograms are an important diagnostic tool that may help detect breast cancer in its early stages. The American Cancer Society recommends that women over the age of 40 undergo a mammogram at least once every two years. By catching breast cancer early, you will significantly improve your chances of cure.

Due to the importance of these exams, a common question Dr. Orringer hears during a breast augmentation consultation involves how the implant will impact mammography. Breast implants do interfere with mammography to some extent, although to a lesser degree when placed pa...

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February 24, 2016

A common question Dr. Orringer hears during a facelift consultation is, "How much younger will I look after my procedure?" Unfortunately, it's virtually impossible to answer this question by giving you a specific number of years that will be taken off of your appearance. Due to the individualized nature of the procedure, facelift results will be different for everyone.

In the following video, Dr. Jay Orringer discusses the goals of a facelift procedure and provides his perspective on the way expectations for facelift results should be f...

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