December 29, 2014
Whether you realize it or not, your race can affect your plastic surgery experience. Historically, people of certain races often opt for specific plastic surgery procedures. Additionally, individuals of certain races have certain ethnic features which may impact the effectiveness of a desired... Read More
December 22, 2014
Have you heard about the latest breast lift gimmick? It's called the BOTOX breast lift. The idea behind this procedure is that BOTOX® Cosmetic can be injected into a woman's pectoral muscles in order to achieve the look of a breast lift. Doctors that promote the BOTOX breast lift claim that the... Read More
December 15, 2014
When it comes to tummy tucks, you have more than one option. Two of the most common types are a full tummy tuck and a mini tummy tuck. Both are excellent choices if you want to achieve a tighter and flatter stomach. Some of the main differences between a full tummy tuck and a mini tummy tuck... Read More
December 09, 2014
One of the most common concerns among women of child-bearing age who are contemplating breast augmentation is whether they will still be able to breastfeed after their surgery. Fortunately, many women are able to successfully breastfeed their infants after they undergo breast augmentation. In... Read More
November 28, 2014
A person's neck is one of the first areas of the body to start showing its true age. If you've noticed that the skin on your neck has started to sag, a neck lift might be able to help you achieve a more youthful and toned appearance. Dr. Gartside works with patients in the Washington, DC area who... Read More
November 21, 2014
Bariatric surgery is a procedure designed to help extremely overweight people lose weight. In many cases, bariatric surgery is highly successful and results in extreme weight loss. However, some patients that undergo bariatric surgery initially experience significant weight loss, but ultimately re-... Read More
November 17, 2014
If you have one or more stubborn areas of fat that will not respond to diet or exercise, liposuction might be an excellent body contouring option for you. It's important to realize that liposuction can provide you with excellent results, but it is not a weight loss tool. While liposuction does... Read More
November 05, 2014
If your breasts are sagging or drooping, you might be a good breast lift candidate. Many women begin to investigate the possibility of a breast lift when they notice their breasts are flatter or more elongated than they were previously. After a pregnancy, significant weight loss, or as part of the... Read More
October 28, 2014
A facelift can take years off of your appearance. By removing bags from beneath the eyes and tightening up the cheeks and forehead, Dr. Gartside can make you look as young as you feel. But when is the right time to have a facelift? Unfortunately, there is no one-size-fits-all age that’s right for... Read More
October 21, 2014
Breast augmentation is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures among today’s women. With so many great options for every shape, size, and individual preference, deciding exactly what size implant you want may be intimidating. During your initial breast augmentation consultation, Dr.... Read More