January 13, 2016
Liposuction surgery is capable of removing stubborn fat deposits from targeted areas of your body. With liposuction, McLean plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside can help tone and trim areas obscured by unsightly fat, producing a slim and attractive look that complements your natural frame. If the... Read More
January 05, 2016
SculpSure™ is the first FDA approved laser treatment shown to break down stubborn fatty tissue in the flanks and abdomen without incisions or surgery. Board-certified McLean plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside is pleased to announce the addition of SculpSure to our body contouring services and... Read More
December 28, 2015
Taking care of your skin is an effective way to delay premature signs of aging such as wrinkles, fine lines, and discoloration. However, there are several habits that can make even the most rigorous daily skin care routine fall short. Five of the most destructive habits are: Smoking Eating too much... Read More
December 21, 2015
The cold winter months can do serious damage to the skin and, once the damage is done, reversing the effects can prove near impossible. As the seasons change, so too should your skin care routine – allowing you to accommodate to new environmental factors and keep your skin looking youthful and... Read More
December 14, 2015
Breast lift surgery can result in a slight loss of volume. This change is not always noticeable and may even be preferable for optimal contours. However, for some women, even a slight loss of volume can produce undesirable outcomes. In these cases, board-certified McLean plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta... Read More
December 02, 2015
Holiday parties are intended to be festive. However, if you are uncomfortable with your appearance they can be anything but. If you find fine lines, deep wrinkles, and other signs of aging have begun to make you feel more self-conscious, board-certified McLean plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside... Read More
November 23, 2015
ThermiTight™ is a nonsurgical and minimally invasive procedure that uses targeted radiofrequency energy to tighten skin and improve contours. Commonly used on the face and neck, chest, upper back, sides, stomach, and thighs, during your initial consultation at our McLean office, board-certified... Read More
November 16, 2015
There are a number of medications, herbs, and supplements that board-certified McLean plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside will require you stop taking prior to your procedure. Antidepressants, however, are not among them. A recent in-depth review of over 25 studies looking at patient safety and... Read More
November 09, 2015
If you live in or around McLean, Virginia and are considering liposuction, it is important to fully understand your options. Researching options online is, of course, a great place to start, but ultimately you’ll want to discuss your choices with a board-certified plastic surgeon. Dr. Roberta... Read More
November 02, 2015
According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, breast implant removal has seen a 10% increase over the past four years. During that same time, breast augmentation has seen a 3% decline in popularity. These factors combined have led some to speculate that a movement towards a more natural... Read More