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What you should know about liposuction

Liposuction is becoming increasingly popular as men and women are both looking for ways to sculpt the body they desire. If you have stubborn pockets of fat that are resistant to diet or exercise, then liposuction may be exactly what you need to achieve the look you love. Here are some things you should know […]

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Reasons to consider a breast reduction

If you have excessively large breasts, or macromastia, then you know they can cause a number of physical and emotional problems for women. Reduction mammoplasty, also known as breast reduction surgery, consists of removing excess glandular tissue, fat and skin to give women breasts that are more in proportion to the rest of their body. […]

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5 things you should know before getting an eyelid lift

The natural aging process, genetics and even environmental factors such as sun exposure can lead to your skin losing elasticity and the firmness of youth. The eyes are the first area of the face to show our age, but you don’t have to grow old gracefully. Eyelid surgery, or blepharoplasty, is a popular cosmetic surgery […]

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FAQs about BOTOX Cosmetic

Botox is a household name and the most popular non-surgical cosmetic treatment around. But even as much as you think you know about Botox, you may still have questions about how it works and how effective it truly is. Read on for frequently asked questions about Botox. What is it? The top-selling treatment of its […]

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Are you a candidate for a breast lift?

If your breasts have lost their volume and have begun to droop due to gravity, age, pregnancy, weight changes or heredity, then a breast lift may be right for you. Here are a few things you should know about a breast lift, also called a mastopexy: A breast lift raises sagging or drooping breasts, reposition […]

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11 things you need to know about enlarged male breasts

Men with enlarged breasts may feel self-conscious and avoid participating in activities that involve taking off their shirt or avoid wearing shirts that are too tight. Gynecomastia surgery corrects enlarged male breasts and can give men back their confidence and improved self-esteem. Read on to learn more about this common condition and treatment. Gynecomastia means […]

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7 reasons why breast implants may be right for you

Breast augmentation is the most popular cosmetic surgery procedure in the United States, giving patients the larger and fuller breasts they desire. Here are some reasons why implants may be right for you: You’re a bodybuilder who has lost your feminine curves while improving your physique. Women who body build tend to lose breast tissue […]

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What should I expect from eyelid surgery?

Also known as blepharoplasty, eyelid surgery is a hugely popular cosmetic surgery because it can rejuvenate your appearance by giving you a more rested, youthful look. If you have angry- or tired-looking eyes, you may be thinking about eyelid surgery. Here, we dive into why eyelid surgery is performed and what you can expect during […]

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How to get rid of stubborn body fat

What if there was a way to get rid of that stubborn fat for good? No surgery or downtime needed. No needles or numbing cream. SculpSure is a new laser body contouring procedure that is a non-invasive way to help you achieve a slimmer, more natural-looking appearance. Here, we break down how SculpSure works. What […]

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Masks draw attention to the eyes

The lockdowns and precautions taken over the last several months to prevent spread of COVID-19 has led to more videoconferencing and mask-wearing, which has also led to an increase in elective plastic surgical procedures on the face. Mask-wearing has led to a demand for more surgical and non-surgical ways to make eyes look more awake […]

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Get relief from breast reduction surgery

Excessively large breasts can take a physical and emotional toll on a woman. The back and neck pain, headaches, poor posture, tingling in the hands and even carpal tunnel syndrome are all reasons why women seek a breast reduction. Women who have overly large breasts may avoid participating in certain activities or exercise. They may […]

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4 reasons to get a tummy tuck

So many people struggle with getting rid of that extra “pooch” in the abdominal area, whether it’s from childbearing or weight loss. All too often, diet and exercise won’t get rid of that excess fat, which is when you should consider your options for removal. Tummy tuck surgery is a popular tried-and-true method for removing […]

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Am I a candidate for breast augmentation surgery?

Breast augmentation is an extremely popular surgery, with more than 300,000 surgeries performed each year in the United States. It has high patient satisfaction with women achieving the larger, shapelier breasts they have long desired. If you’re interested in breast augmentation surgery, read on for some criteria to determine if you’re a good candidate for […]

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Botox or dermal fillers: Which one is best for my needs?

Your face is one of the first places to show signs of aging, and it’s something that happens to all of us. The great thing is there are many non-surgical treatments available such as Botox and dermal fillers that provide fast results without having to go under the knife. But which injectable treatment is best […]

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Restoring confidence in men with enlarged breasts

Enlarged or sagging breasts can make men feel insecure and self-conscious, and they may avoid going shirtless or avoid certain activities such as going to the gym, the pool or the beach. Gynecomastia, or enlarged breasts, is a condition that often happens during adolescence but usually disappears as boys age. When the condition doesn’t go […]

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8 reasons why you should be getting Botox treatments

As we age, it’s inevitable that repeated expressions such as smiling, frowning or laughing will lead to lines and wrinkles on your face. Botox is a top-selling treatment to reduce the appearance of moderate-to-severe facial wrinkles caused by years of repeated muscle contractions in the face. Here are eight reasons why you should consider Botox […]

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Breast Augmentation

What type of breast implant is best for you?

Breast augmentation is a life-changing surgery that takes a lot of consideration before deciding to go under the knife. The resulting breast shape is a combination of the implant type and shape, and the anatomy of the breast before surgery. If you’re thinking about breast augmentation surgery, here are the different types of implants and […]

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5 fast facts about tummy tuck surgery

Excess skin around the midsection is a common problem for women after childbirth, and for both men and women who have experienced significant weight loss. The loose skin is not only a cosmetic issue, but often poses functional problems with mobility and rashes. After exhausting diet and exercise methods, patients often turn to a tummy […]

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7 things you may not know about eyelid surgery

Your eyes can tell a lot about you. If yours are saying you look tired or sad, then eyelid surgery (also called blepharoplasty) may be right for you. Here are seven things you may not know about eyelid surgery. The best results are achieved with generally healthy, non-smoking patients. Smokers may be advised to stop using […]

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Common questions about breast reduction incisions and scars

Very large breasts often are a source of several physical and psychological problems for a woman. Backaches, neckaches, headaches and spinal problems are just some specific examples of reasons why many women with large breasts consider a reduction to have breasts that are proportional to their figure. Also known as reduction mammoplasty, breast reduction surgery […]

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Get Holiday Dress Ready with Liposuction

Whether you have a festive corporate gala or fab New Year’s party with friends—or anything in between—now is the time to prepare to look your best in your special dress or suit. Could liposuction be the key to the shape you love? Liposuction is a type of cosmetic surgery that helps improve the shape and […]

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All About Breast Lifts

Facts About Breast Lift Procedures If you’re unhappy with the way your breasts look or the way they hang, you may be interested in learning more about breast lift procedures. A breast lift or mastopexy is a surgical procedure performed by a plastic surgeon to reshape and lift your breasts. During the procedure, excess skin […]

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3 Things to Add to Your Protein Shakes This Summer

Now that swimsuit season is here; it’s important now more than ever to watch what you are eating. The great thing about summer is that with so many fresh fruits and veggies available, there’s no shortage of yummy (and healthy things to eat. To help you spruce up your daily protein shake, we have a […]

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How to Get Over a Weight Plateau

One of the most frustrating things about hitting the gym hard every day and eating right is to see your weight plateau when you’re on a weight loss journey. But, one thing to realize is that this is a relatively normal part of the process. But, what can you do to get over that hump […]

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3 Reasons to Pull the Trigger on a Tummy Tuck

Having the perfect, taut stomach is something that you may have prided yourself on in your teens and early twenties, but if you have had kids or recently lost a lot of weight, then that taut tummy that you once had may be more of a memory than anything. With a tummy tuck from Dr. […]

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3 Things to Know About an Eye Lift

If you look in the mirror and you barely recognize the person staring back at you, then welcome to the aging club. Aging is a normal part of life, but it can definitely weigh heavily on your self-esteem. If you have noticed in particular that the skin around your eyes is starting to look loose […]

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How a Calf Augmentation Can Be Life Changing

If you are a member of the fitness community then you know just how important it is to have tone and definition. However, because everybody’s bodies are built differently, it can sometimes be hard to get definition on certain parts of the body like your calves. If you struggle with getting more defined calf muscles, […]

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How to Make 2019 Your Best Year Yet

With 2019 here, it’s time to make this year your best year yet as a bodybuilder or a member of the fitness community. Whether you are new to this community or if you consider yourself to practically be an expert, there are a few resolutions that everyone should make to get the results that they […]

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How to Get the Calf’s that Dreams Are Made of

Being in the bodybuilding world is not only good for our physical health but it can also be really good for your self-esteem as well. If you feel like your legs lack a little muscle around your calves and you just can’t seem to get the bulk and definition that you’ve been wanting, then Dr. […]

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How to Avoid Thanksgiving Weight Gain

Whether you’re a body builder or you just got one of our body sculpting procedures done, you are probably more interested in maintaining your weight this Thanksgiving than the food that’s going to be on the table. However, once your mom brings out the sweet potatoes and your aunt puts that pie in front of […]

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Healthy Snacks For You To Munch On this Halloween

If there’s one thing to know about Halloween it’s that there is more candy around during this time of year than any other time; especially if you have little kids. If you are training for a bodybuilding competition or if you just got liposuction done from Dr. Rick Silverman, then you know that sugary foods […]

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3 Post-Lipo Dietary Tricks

Getting a body contouring procedure like liposuction gives you a free pass to have more cheat days than on days, right? Unfortunately, although liposuction will help you get rid of some stubborn, unwanted fat, it’s still important for you to maintain a healthy lifestyle. To help you stay on track and ensure that you keep […]

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How to Get Competition Ready

If you are getting ready for a bodybuilding competition then you eat, sleep, and drink the gym. Whether you’re lifting at 2 am or first thing every morning, your number one priority right now is getting ready for your big day. However, in addition to making sure you’re as lean and cut as possible, there […]

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3 Things Botox Has Been FDA Approved For

Here at our office, Dr. Rick Silverman offers Botox to help patients soften fine lines and wrinkles around their eyes and forehead. However, across the nation, other medical providers are using Botox to treat medical concerns such as chronic migraines. And although Dr. Silverman only does Botox for cosmetic reasons, let’s take a closer look […]

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Wanna Be a Loser? Consider Liposuction

Being a loser isn’t exactly something anyone aspires to be; unless it comes to weight loss. If you are sick of seeing the numbers on the scale stay stagnant while your cardio goes up and your caloric intake goes down, then you may want to consider a body contouring procedure — liposuction. Is Liposuction Safe? […]

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How to Recover From a Calf Augmentation

It can seem like some people are born with the best body features and some people have to work harder to get the body they’ve always wanted. If you are part of the bodybuilding committee but has small calf muscles, you know just how damaging that can be on your self-esteem. Luckily, here at Dr. […]

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How to Get the Most Out of Your SculpSure Treatments

One of the questions that patients typically ask about SculpSure is how to get the most out of their results. And, there are a few suggestions that Dr. Rick Silverman has to help you keep your body slim and really enjoy your SculpSure results for longer. Let’s take a closer look at a few tips. […]

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