While many would say that being bald has some perks — saving on shampoo, perhaps — they likely wouldn’t contest that going bald is less than ideal. If you have started to lose your hair as a result of age,…
Gynecomastia is a medical condition that affects a large percentage of men every year. This condition, which is rarely a major medical concern, can be a major cosmetic embarrassment that affects men of all ages. What many don’t know is that gynecomastia is a condition that can be effectively and often permanently addressed by a straightforward surgical procedure. If you are embarrassed to take your shirt off in public, or you specifically buy clothing that hides your breasts, now might be the time for a gynecomastia procedure.
Thermi procedures are the latest approach to turning back the clock, using radiofrequency (RF) energy to gently and precisely address a host of cosmetic concerns. At Dr. Andrews Plastic, Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Andrews and his staff offer a variety of Thermi treatments to help their patients achieve remarkable rejuvenation without surgery. With minimal downtime and long-lasting results, it is no surprise that this method is becoming a go-to anti-aging option for both men and women looking to restore their youthful vitality and appearance.
If you are getting ready to head back to campus, why not indulge in a cosmetic treatment first to enhance your appearance and boost your confidence for the new school year. At Dr. Andrews Plastic, Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery, we offer cosmetic treatments for the face and body that will help you reach your aesthetic goals with minimal downtime. Check out these procedures to see if any of them will give you the results you are looking for.
Are you looking for a way to turn back the clock without surgery? Thermi RF may be the solution you have been looking for. This cutting-edge technology effectively firms and tightens the skin and reduces the appearance of wrinkles in a single, comfortable treatment. With a variety of applications to choose from, Dr. Andrews at Dr. Andrews Plastic, Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery has found Thermi RF to be the non-surgical treatment many of his patients are looking for.
When you make the decision to move forward with breast augmentation, you will discover there that are many decisions to make before undergoing the procedure. From the implant type to incision placement, you and your plastic surgeon will work together to design the procedure that is right for you. One of the discussions you are likely to have is where the implants are to be placed with respect to the breast muscle. There are two options in breast implant placement and each has its own benefits and drawbacks.
Making the decision to move forward with breast augmentation? If so, a consultation with your plastic surgeon is the next step in the process. Before you put that appointment on your calendar, however, there are a few basic facts about…
A tummy tuck is an effective way to firm up the midsection and achieve a more attractive body contour. In a single surgery, you can achieve dramatic results that will last indefinitely as long as you adhere to a healthy diet and exercise program after your procedure. If you are considering a tummy tuck procedure, it is important to know that there are different types of tummy tuck techniques, each designed to address different types of contour irregularities.
You know you are ready for a plastic surgery procedure to enhance your breasts, but how do you know which procedure will serve your needs best? There are different options in breast enhancement today, from augmentation using synthetic implants to a surgical lift to restore a youthful body profile. Understanding the differences between these two procedures is the first step in determining whether augmentation or a breast lift is the right procedure for you.
Summer is the time to get out and enjoy the sunshine and warm weather, but if you are self-conscious about your appearance that can be easier said than done. Perhaps now is the time to whip your summer body into shape and take advantage of the warm temperatures at the same time. The team at Dr. Andrews Plastic Surgery has tips to help you stay fit this summer without missing out on any of the fun under the sun.
If you are looking for a place to grab a quick, healthy bite in Cedar Rapids, the staff at Dr. Andrews Plastic Surgery has some suggestions for you to try. Whether you are heading in to visit with us for an initial consultation or a follow-up visit after plastic surgery, we have the popular spots for fresh, healthy fare nearby. From fresh juices to ethnic menus, we can help you satisfy your hunger and your palate right in our own neighborhood.
Summer is coming, but for some, the idea of pulling out the shorts and bathing suits can be intimidating. Focal areas of fat that have not responded to diet and exercise efforts threaten to derail our summer body and keep us from looking and feeling our best. If this sounds like you, Dr. Andrews and the staff at Dr. Andrews Plastic Surgery may have the solution. CoolSculpting is a body contouring procedure that can eliminate those stubborn areas of fat without surgery, just in time for the summer season.
ThermiVa is giving new hope to women that have experienced vaginal changes as a result of childbirth or menopause. Vaginal stretching, laxity and ageing can lead to vaginal dryness, decreased sexual pleasure and urinary incontinence for some women. Now, those changes and their side effects can be effectively addressed without painful surgery or an extended recovery period.
As one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures performed today, you have likely heard a bit about liposuction. You may even know someone who has had the procedure. However, if liposuction is now something you are considering for yourself, there are a few basic facts about the procedure you need to know.
Breast Augmentation As one of the most popular cosmetic procedures performed today, it’s no wonder breast augmentation has also been one of the biggest sources of study in the world of plastic surgery. Studies performed on quality of life after…