May 20, 2016
The process of recovering from breast augmentation surgery can be painful and slow-going, especially during the few days right after your procedure. However, as your incisions continue to heal, and the weather continues to improve, you may find yourself itching to get back onto that running trail... Read More
May 17, 2016
Residents of Washington DC who are looking at fat reduction options may have heard of SmartLipo as a potential alternative to traditional liposuction. You know that SmartLipo removes fat by melting it with lasers, but you might not know why that is more desirable than removing it through the more... Read More
April 25, 2016, 13% of respondents had used tax returns to cover cost of a plastic surgery procedure. 1/3rd of those surveyed even scheduled their procedure to coincide with their returns. Of those same respondents, 20% plan on using this year’s anticipated refund for cosmetic treatment, allowing... Read More
April 19, 2016
Board-certified McLean plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside has been inducted into the VIP Woman of the Year Circle by the National Association of Professional Women. This prestigious distinction from the NAPW is in recognition of Dr. Gartside’s “leadership in plastic surgery” and dedication to her... Read More
April 11, 2016
body contouring options that can be used alone or in specific combinations to target various problem areas throughout your body. To learn which ones are best for you, call us at 703-742-8004 and schedule your initial consultation today. Ideal Contours Procedures Dr. Gartside may suggest to help... Read More
April 05, 2016
703-742-8004 and schedule your one-on-one consultation at our Reston or McLean office. THERMItight® and THERMIsmooth® THERMItight and THERMIsmooth are treatments that use radio frequency to address skin laxity and wrinkles. While both use thermal heat energy to stimulate collagen production in... Read More
March 28, 2016
soft tissue fillers like Juvéderm. Injectable cosmetic treatments continue to grow in popularity. Soft tissue fillers alone have seen a 274% increase in the past 15 years. BOTOX® Cosmetic treatments have increased 759% in that same time. In both cases, these increases represent the changing... Read More
March 21, 2016
Coming as no surprise, breast augmentation remains the most popular plastic surgery procedure, with over 279,000 surgeries performed in 2015. However, for the first time since 2010, tummy tuck surgery has edged facelift in popularity and was the fifth most commonly performed aesthetic surgery in... Read More
March 14, 2016
Board-certified Virginia plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside offers a number of breast augmentation options to help ensure each of our patients is provided with the most appealing end results. Choosing the right breast implant and size are two of the most important steps prior to your breast... Read More
March 14, 2016
breast augmentation and some mastopexy (breast lift) surgeries, the type of breast implant used will be one of those options. Dr. Gartside offers both saline and silicone breast implants, and will work individually with you to help you select the type that will best help you reach your specific... Read More