Can Laser Treatments Erase Tummy Tuck Scars?

Tummy tucks are one of the most transformative cosmetic surgery procedures available today. By removing excess skin and tissue while tightening the abdominal muscles, your surgeon can restore a firm, toned abdominal profile. While our patients unanimously love the thought of refining their abs, many are initially concerned about scarring. Every surgery comes with some… Read More »

Tips for Managing Dry Skin from Frequent Hand Washing and Sanitizing

As states begin reopening and we all start to find a new normal, it’s more important than ever to integrate CDC protocol into our daily lives. Along with wearing a mask covering your mouth and nose in public spaces and social distancing, regularly sanitizing and washing your hands (for 20 seconds) is a critical safety… Read More »

Why are Mommy Makeovers So Popular?

Motherhood changes you forever. Bringing a child into the world is one of the most emotionally rewarding and compelling experiences on earth. Learning about who your little one is and enjoying every little moment together is as close to magic as it gets. For better and worse, childbirth fundamentally changes the body’s internal chemistry and… Read More »

How Long Do I Need to Sleep Elevated After a Tummy Tuck?

Tummy tucks are a safe and proven way to achieve a tighter, slimmer abdomen. By removing excess skin and tightening the abdominal muscles, this transformative procedure significantly improves muscle tone and one’s overall figure. Just like all major surgeries, tummy tucks require a recovery period to allow your body to heal properly. As your surgeon is… Read More »

Can Breast Reduction Really be Scarless?

Breast reduction is a safe and highly successful means of reducing cup size while creating proportional areolas and lifting the nipples to a natural placement. Breast reductions can also create symmetry and can be cosmetic, reconstructive, and most often a mixture of both. Our patients choose to undergo breast reductions for a variety of reasons, primarily to… Read More »

Incision Decision: What You Need to Know about Breast Aug Incisions

At the Maryland Institute of Plastic Surgery, every one of our breast augmentations is entirely unique and designed for the specific anatomy, aesthetic goals, and lifestyle of each patient. Many factors come into play, and we’ll help you determine the ideal size, shape, and type of implant for you. Another one of the most significant decisions… Read More »

4 Ways to Improve Laser Resurfacing Results

CO2 laser resurfacing has become one of our office’s most popular treatments, especially in the wintertime. This groundbreaking procedure can help even out your skin texture and reduce pigment issues caused by sun exposure and age. At the Maryland Institute of Plastic Surgery, we have a range of treatments available to help our patients improve… Read More »

3 Way to Get Your Silkiest legs for Spring

Spring is almost here, and before you know it winter coats will be packed away. With the changing seasons comes warmer weather, sunnier skies, and the chance to start showing off a little leg in skirts, dresses, and (soon enough) shorts. Before you can fully embrace springtime, it’s important to start getting those legs ready…. Read More »

5 Aesthetic Options After Breast Implant Removal

We all change, as individuals and as a society. Our tastes in what’s fashionable, what feels right, and what fits our lifestyle can transform in just a few years. If you’ve recently been feeling like now’s the right time to mix things up and remove your breast implants, we can help. Our team of expert… Read More »