RoxSpa Open House

Don’t miss the RoxSpa Open House this Thursday, Feb. 11th, 5:30- 9pm, 465 N. Roxbury in Bev Hills!!!! Fabulous food, specialty cocktails and all demonstrations of all of our non-surgical treatments including: *Purigenex Micronized Collagen Face Mask *Zerona Laser *Accent RFA *Pixel Fractionated Erbium Laser *Botox *Restylane Injections Will be a very fun night!!

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Alloderm in Revisional Breast Surgery

Just got back from the Lifecell Surgeon’s forum in Las Vegas. This was a great meeting about the use of Alloderm (Irradiated Cadaveric Skin) in Breast Reconstruction Surgery and Revisional Breast Surgery. The best new information, however, was about the new applications available for Alloderm use in Revisional Breast Implant surgery including breast lift revision […]

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Why should a Plastic Surgeon repair skin cancer defects?

In Los Angeles, skin cancers of all types (Basal Cell Carcinoma, Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Melanoma, etc.) are ubiquitous. Dermatologists are excellent at detecting and removing the overwhelming majority of these lesions by ablation and primary excision. When aesthetically critical areas on the face are involved, Moh’s micrographic surgery is often used. Although tissue loss can […]

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Do I need to have my belly button hernia fixed?

Many women develop belly button hernias (umbilical hernias) during the course of their pregnancy. Although some umbilical hernias rarely cause problems, they all deserve evaluation. Umbilical hernias that are left unrepaired can enlarge over time and lead to more serious conditions such as small bowel obstruction. Early elective repair of umbilical hernias is ultimately much […]

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What is a Mastopexy?

Mastopexy is an operation designed to lift a sagging breast to a more youthful, perkier position. Some women experience extensive breast enlargement during pregnancy, which subsequently subsides following delivery (post-partum breast involution). In addition to the postpartum loss of fat tissue, swelling can cause the skin to stretch and sag, resulting in ptosis of the […]

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Do I qualify for a Breast Reduction?

For excessively large breasts that do not atrophy (get smaller) after childbirth, a breast reduction operation may be helpful. This operation is very similar to a breast lift (mastopexy), except that breast tissue is excised. Candidates for breast reduction frequently complain of back pain, bra strap grooving, and refractory rashes under the breasts. This procedure […]

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