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2604, 2020

What is the Difference Between a Tummy Tuck and Liposuction?

By |April 26th, 2020|Liposuction, Tummy Tuck|

What is the Difference Between a Tummy Tuck and Liposuction? Tummy tuck surgery and liposuction are often used interchangeably; unfortunately, this has created some confusion around what these surgeries are, and what the differences might be between them. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Vitolo is here to clear up the confusion. Read on to discover the main differences between a tummy tuck and liposuction! View More Patient Results *Individual results may vary What Does a Tummy Tuck Do? A tummy tuck - also referred to as an abdominoplasty - is a surgery that corrects weakened or damaged abdominal muscles. These symptoms usually occur in people as a result of pregnancy (where muscles are pushed out to make room [...]

1304, 2020

Why Breast Surgery is Better than Breast Fat Transfer

By |April 13th, 2020|Breast Augmentation|

Why Breast Surgery is Better than Breast Fat Transfer Are you interested in enhancing your bust line with either breast surgery or a breast fat transfer, but don’t know which option to pick? Read on to discover why board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Vitolo believes that breast surgery is better than breast fat transfer! View More Patient Results *Individual results may vary The Downsides to Breast Fat Transfer Breast fat transfer (also known as autologous augmentation) may be a good choice for some patients, but there can be significant downsides to this procedure that may make it unappealing for others. One major disadvantage is that there’s no one standardized approach to performing the breast fat transfer procedure. As [...]

304, 2020

How Long Does Botox Last?

By |April 3rd, 2020|Botox|

How Long Does Botox Last? It’s said that Botox results can be fleeting, but here’s the thing: the duration of your results really comes down to who is providing your Botox treatment. In the quest to answer the question of “How long does Botox last?”, let’s take a close look at the average duration of Botox results, including why the person delivering your treatment matters more for your results than you might think. Botox Results: How Long Will They Last? Botox results can vary due to a patient specific physiology; however, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Vitolo feels confident in delivering results that can last between four and five months. What’s more, initial results can be seen in as little as [...]

2503, 2020

What is the Recovery Time for Spider Vein Treatments?

By |March 25th, 2020|Spider Vein|

What is the Recovery Time for Spider Vein Treatments? Life can get pretty busy these days. That’s why, if you’re considering spider vein treatments, you want to know how long it’ll take you to recover. After all, you don’t have tons of time to spend on bedrest… So exactly how long will it take for you to get back on your feet after your spider vein treatment? With board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Vitolo’s innovative approach to spider vein treatments, it can be a lot sooner than you think. Sclerotherapy for Spider Vein Treatments Sclerotherapy is an FDA-approved treatment that treats stubborn spider veins - with no downtime or recovery needed. This convenient treatment works via a special saline solution, which is injected through a super-fine [...]

1203, 2020

Can I Get Botox and Dermal Fillers at the Same Time?

By |March 12th, 2020|Botox, Juvederm, Restylane|

Can I Get Botox and Dermal Fillers at the Same Time? By now, you probably know all about Botox and dermal fillers. Both injections are great for treating specific aging concerns, like forehead wrinkles and loss of facial volume. Both lead to natural-looking results. But when it comes down to it, can you get Botox and dermal fillers at the same time? And if so, what’s the benefit of combining them? Can I Get Botox and Dermal Fillers at the Same Time Good news - you can get Botox and dermal filler injections at the same time. In fact, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Vitolo may recommend getting them both at the same time, as each injection is designed to treat [...]

203, 2020

What is a Liquid Facelift?

By |March 2nd, 2020|Liquid Facelift|

What is a Liquid Facelift? Have you started to notice signs of facial aging - like sagging skin, dark eye circles, and more lines - but you’re not quite ready for a traditional facelift? For many people, there’s a stage in life where you may feel frustrated or stuck with your anti-aging care. You may no longer be seeing as great results with just your skincare alone - but you may not yet be a good candidate for traditional facelift procedure. There’s a reason why that’s happening. As people age, their bones begin to lose density due to calcium loss; this means that as bones get smaller, skin starts to appear saggy and more wrinkled. To fix the issue, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Vitolo can add natural-looking volume to [...]