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Unhappy with Your Breast Size? Breast Augmentation May Be Right for You

The size of a woman’s breasts can be affected by hereditary factors, extreme weight loss, the aging process, and pregnancy. Fortunately, if you are unhappy with the size of your breasts, there are many different surgical options available for improving

Coming Back From a Near Death Experience

The patient role is something I learned before I became a doctor and helped me to empathize with my patients. I see a lot of patients in my office both before and after surgery and they frequently tell me of

Calling Out to All of My Supporters

I think that anyone who has or owns a business likely puts a lot of effort and dedication into making it as good and efficient as possible. You want those who come to see you for services to be happy

Doctors Are People Too

I sometimes ask myself do my patients, particularly the rude, unreasonable, and hostile ones, even realize that the doctors are people as well. Doctors at one time were revered in society not only for their knowledge and professionalism but also

So You Think You Want to Be A Plastic Surgeon?

So you work hard for your first 12 years in school and you graduate from high school at the top of your class. You may be able to get into a great college if you have high SAT scores as

Is Your Surgeon a Liposuction Expert? How Do You Know?

Plastic Surgery is the most competitive specialty in all of medicine. The residency is the hardest to gain admittance. The board certifying exams are the hardest in existence. Thus, the individuals that emerge from this in the last 2 decades

Buttock Implants or Brazilian Buttlift for Buttock Augmentation or Hip Augmentation?

Dr. Kenneth B. Hughes, MD performs several hundred buttock augmentations each year in my practice comprised of both buttock implant surgeries and fat transfers or Brazilian buttlifts. Dr. Hughes frequently lets the patient select whatever form of augmentation they would

Liposuction Safety and Risks

In NY Times article in 2002 called Liposuction Grows Safer As Less Fat Is Removed articulated the premise that the liposuction was safer with less fat removed. I think this is largely self-evident to plastic surgeons and the public at

Dr. Hughes voted in the 3 Best Plastic Surgeons in Los Angeles, CA 2018

Three Best Rated® 50-Point Inspection Our 50-Point Inspection includes everything from checking reviews, ratings, reputation, history, complaints, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. If you are looking for full list of our 50-Point Inspection, the following list will

Why Liposuction of Foreign Material Injections of the Buttocks Does not Work

Black market injection of foreign substances into the buttocks has become big business throughout the US and in other countries. This is an unregulated practice as it is not performed by plastic surgeons and the substances are not FDA approved

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