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Category: Plastic Surgery

Maintaining the Results of Tummy Tuck Surgery

Posted February 27, 2015

Abdominoplasty, a procedure most commonly known as a tummy tuck, is a popular plastic surgery option for people wishing to tone and define the stomach. Many people undergo tummy tuck surgery for the removal of extra abdominal skin and tissue after losing a significant amount of weight or after a pregnancy. Dr. Kimberly Henry performs […]

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The Importance of Choosing a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

Posted November 19, 2014

If you are just now beginning to consider breast augmentation, rhinoplasty, tummy tuck surgery, or any other form of plastic surgery, you may already be feeling overwhelmed in your attempts to search for an experienced, talented plastic surgeon. What you may not realize at this point is that “plastic surgeon” and “cosmetic surgeon” are not […]

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The Most Common Side Effects of Plastic Surgery

Posted October 27, 2014

Modern plastic surgery offers patients greater safety and comfort than ever before. From natural-looking breast augmentation and body contouring surgeries to face lift, rhinoplasty, and blepharoplasty, procedures have benefited from remarkable advances in techniques and technologies, while plastic surgery has evolved into a mainstream form of medicine that brings millions of patients into practices throughout […]

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10 Reasons to Undergo Plastic Surgery

Posted October 17, 2014

Cosmetic surgery patients throughout the San Francisco Bay Area have come to Dr. Kimberly Henry because of her close attention to detail and patient needs. Whether someone would like to undergo liposuction to remove unwanted pockets of fat or breast augmentation surgery to enhance the size of their breasts, Dr. Henry is here to help. […]

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Techniques Available for Breast Lift Surgery

Posted September 27, 2014

The breasts are considered by many patients to be one of their most important physical features. As such, it is no surprise that breast surgery is one of the most popular categories of cosmetic surgery. While many women look to breast augmentation to add volume and shape to the breasts, some are simply looking to […]

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How to Reduce the Risks of Infection Following Plastic Surgery

Posted September 17, 2014

Whether a person was born with an undesirable physical feature or time and aging has taken its toll on his or her physical appearance, many people turn to plastic surgery to enhance their appearance. In today’s society, plastic surgery is a common and socially acceptable means of achieving personal aesthetic goals. From breast augmentation to […]

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A Few Tips on How to Reduce Swelling After Plastic Surgery

Posted August 28, 2014

Plastic surgery procedures such as tummy tuck, breast augmentation, and facelift surgery have improved the appearance and quality of life of millions of patients. However, the full benefits of many plastic surgery procedures do not reveal themselves immediately, often requiring weeks or even months to unfold. In most cases, patients should expect to experience some […]

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The Pros and Cons of Gummy Bear Breast Implants

Posted August 08, 2014

The 2012 approval of ultra-cohesive silicone gel breast implants by the Food and Drug Administration represented a significant victory for women who were interested in breast augmentation. Now, women have three excellent options available to them in terms of the filler material used in their breast implants: saline, silicone gel, and stable, ultra-cohesive silicone gel. […]

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Tone and Tighten the Abdomen with a Tummy Tuck Procedure

Posted July 17, 2014

The stomach is a common problem area for many patients. This is a particular area of concern for patients who have experienced extreme fluctuations in weight, especially women who have gone through multiple pregnancies. These changes in weight can stretch and weaken the abdominal muscles, resulting in loose skin and a lack of support, which […]

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Candidates for Breast Reduction Surgery

Posted June 27, 2014

Whether you are experiencing physical pain as a result of having extremely large breasts or you simply want to bring your breasts into improved proportion with the rest of your body, breast reduction surgery offers a potentially ideal solution. Chances are that if you wish to have smaller breasts for any reason, you are a […]

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Breast Lift Surgery After Pregnancy

Posted June 17, 2014

For many women, childbirth is an amazing, miraculous experience, one that they wouldn’t trade for anything else in the world. For centuries, millions of women proved this by sacrificing their pre-pregnancy figures in order to avail themselves of the joys of motherhood. Fortunately, thanks to plastic surgery procedures such as breast lift, this is no […]

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Pre-operative Instructions for Rhinoplasty Patients

Posted May 27, 2014

Rhinoplasty is a plastic surgery procedure designed to change the shape or size of the nose and bring it into improved harmony with surrounding facial features. It can also be performed to improve breathing and correct congenital abnormalities or injuries caused by trauma. Whatever the reason a patient seeks to undergo rhinoplasty, he or she […]

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