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History of Breast Augmentation

Published on May 7, 2010 by

Women have had the urge to change the size of their breasts for decades. The history of breast implants dates back to the 1890s, when paraffin (a solid hydrocarbon mixture used to make candles) was injected into the female breast.

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Published on April 19, 2010 by

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Scar Management for Ethnic Groups in Plastic Surgery

Published on April 12, 2010 by

If you are African American or of Hispanic or Asian heritage you may feel that plastic surgical procedures just will not work for you. Some Ethnic groups have more melanin, a brown pigment in the skin which may make them

Cosmetic Surgery Risks and Complications

Published on March 29, 2010 by

Cosmetic surgery is performed to improve the appearance of your body and facial features. No matter what aspect of your appearance you want to change, there is a cosmetic procedure for you. Orlando plastic surgeon, Dr. Brian Joseph is a

Safety Issues Related to Saline and Silicone Implants

Published on February 4, 2010 by

Dr. Brian Joseph and the staff at Park Avenue Plastic Surgery stand behind the conviction that breast augmentation surgery is one of the safest surgical cosmetic procedures a person can undergo. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has tested and

Risks vs. Benefits of a Tummy Tuck

Published on January 8, 2010 by

If you crave a flat, toned abdomen but are unable to achieve the look you desire despite living a healthy, active lifestyle, a tummy tuck or abdominoplasty procedure may do the trick. The benefits of a tummy tuck are fairly

Tummy Tuck or Liposuction?

Published on December 4, 2009 by

Because there are so many different cosmetic surgery options today, sometimes it is difficult for potential patients to determine which procedure is the right one. While it is great to be able to access information easily on the Internet regarding

Toys for Tots

Published on November 17, 2009 by

We are proud to announce that we have partnered up with the Toys for Tots program and are an official drop off site. What is toys for tots? The mission of the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program

Tummy Tuck Candidacy

Published on November 5, 2009 by

If you are tired of spending hours at the gym, performing hundreds of crunches and trying to stay true to your diet and you still have an unsatisfactory abdominal area, a tummy tuck may be the perfect answer. Also called

Latisse At Park Avenue Plastic Surgery

Published on November 5, 2009 by

We are excited about carrying Latisse at Park Avenue Plastic Surgery. Here is some important information regarding Latisse. Latisse is approved by the FDA to grow eyelashes. What is Latisse? Latisse solution is a prescription treatment for hypotrichosis (inadequate or

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