October 26, 2015
Are you unhappy with the way aging has impacted your face? Do sagging skin, sunken cheeks, or deep lines and wrinkles make you feel self-conscious, less attractive, or older than you feel? If so, board-certified McLean plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside can help. Please call (888) 730-4113 today... Read More
October 19, 2015
Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day (BRA Day) is Wednesday, October 21st. This initiative is intended to promote education, awareness, and access to post-mastectomy breast reconstruction. As a breast cancer survivor and a board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Roberta Gartside strongly supports BRA... Read More
October 12, 2015
On October 14th, board-certified Reston plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside is hosting a special event geared towards increasing awareness of breast cancer. As a breast cancer survivor, Dr. Gartside understands the importance of the prompt detection and treatment of this deadly disease. As a... Read More
October 05, 2015
Your breast augmentation procedure needs to be completely customized to ensure the most natural looking and aesthetically complementary results. This is why board-certified Reston plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside takes time to fully understand your ultimate desires before assessing your frame... Read More
September 28, 2015
Confidence is attractive and men who have it tend to be more successful in every endeavor. This may explain – at least in part – why plastic surgery for men is on the rise. Board-certified McLean plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside is pleased to offer a range of surgical and nonsurgical options... Read More
September 15, 2015
Tummy tuck surgery is one of the most effective ways to restore ideal contours to your midsection, but results will not last unless steps are taken to maintain them. This can be minimal – such as brisk walks every night or swimming three to five times a week – but the more effort you put into... Read More
September 08, 2015
Did you know that the average pair of D-cup breasts weighs somewhere between 15 and 23 pounds? That’s roughly the same weight as a 15-month-old child. This weight, of course, only increases with breast size – an issue that can limit physical ability, hinder exercise routines, and cause general... Read More
September 02, 2015
A study published in the September issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery has found that the amount of fat that can be safely removed during liposuction depends almost entirely on the BMI of the patient. Researchers at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago analyzed... Read More
August 24, 2015
New research from the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons has found that people who wear contact lenses are more likely to experience premature eyelid drooping. Studies conducted on 96 sets of twins found that those who wore contact lenses experienced a higher level of ptosis (drooping)... Read More
August 17, 2015
Here’s a frightening truth: anyone with a medical degree can call himself a “cosmetic surgeon” and perform complex aesthetic procedures – regardless of training or background. Literally anyone. With this laxity in titles, how do you protect yourself from selecting a surgeon who is underqualified... Read More