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Liposuction: How It Works, Types, Risks, Side Effects, and More

Liposuction, a clinical procedure that should be performed by a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, removes fat that’s resistant to diet and exercise from various parts of the body, including the thighs, back, tummy, arms, and neck. This article provides everything you need to know about liposuction, including how it works, the downtime involved, the pain […]

Top 5 Cosmetic Surgery Procedures (Infographic)

It turns out that the Top 5 Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Procedures for both men and women are the same for each gender. Everyone wants an attractive chest, appealing eye lids, a non-sagging face, body contouring and a cuter nose. Take a look at the infographic below! For more overall trends, graphs, regional, distribution, demographics and […]

Liposuction in Your 30’s? Maybe Not

Liposuction is commonly requested by people in their 30’s in Chicago, Illinois. The reasons for this are numerous. A tightened, toned abdomen is highly desirable for people in their prime. Firm thighs and arms as well as shapely buttocks fit into the 30 something “ideal body equation”. In fact, it starts to become more difficult […]

Tis the Season for Fat Reduction and Body Contouring

Tis the Season for Fat Reduction + Body Contouring While the Holiday countdown is filled with festive days and nights of delightful cuisine, many are focused on fat reduction for 2014. Salads, fruits and vegetables may help improve your digestive system to lend a more trimmed down appearance for those hot nights on the town. […]

Liposuction and Tummy Tuck?

Liposuction or Tummy Tuck? There have been common misconceptions about the decision for liposuction or tummy tuck. In some cases, people believe that liposuction is the right answer, but they may be better candidates for tummy tuck. Conversely, liposuction may be the right choice or an adjunct to the procedure. The right choice depends upon […]

Plastic Surgery Options After Weight Loss with Body Contouring

Body Contouring – www.casas.md Plastic Surgery options after weight loss and following pregnancy are both highly requested and numerous. Following weight loss for any reason, you may be left with some bothersome imperfections that may make you interested in a “Nip and Tuck”, including: Stubborn fat deposits that did not respond to diet and exercise. […]

Myth Number 3

www.casas.md Chicago Plastic Surgery Myth Countdown This week, we continue dispelling some of the common Plastic Surgery myths in the Chicagoland area. If you have any ideas that you need clarification on, please send us your thoughts. We’ll do our best to dispel your myths. Myth III: It’s Not Safe to Have More Than One […]

A New Wave in Liposuction: The Smartlipo Laser Assisted Advantage

Smartlipo – www.casas.md Liposuction, also known as lipolysis, was first introduced in the 1960’s to offer the first surgical means to remove small deposits of fat. By the 80’s, liposuction techniques vastly improved with the introduction of suction-assisted lipolysis. Suction-assisted lipolysis involved the use of cannulas to infuse fluid into tissues and the use of […]

SmartLipo Triplex – Open House – 2/18/13

Smartlipo – www.casas.md Dr. Casas introduces SmartLipo Triplex™ ! Laser assisted fat reduction Skin tightening Office-based Local anesthesia Minimal downtime Lunch and Learn event on Monday, February 18th, 2013 at our Glenview office (Glenbrook Hospital) Stop by & learn how this: Office-based, innovative laser lipolysis procedure is ideal for treating fat with minimal bruising and […]

CoolSculpting – Do Fat Cells Move?

Coolsculpting – www.freezethefatchicago.com – www.casas.md This week we continue our learning and education series discussing the possibilities of the new FDA-approved fat reduction procedure CoolSculpting. We truly believe that fat reduction via CoolSculpting can improve your quality of life, boost your self confidence and self esteem. Please visit our informational procedure pages on CoolSculpting as […]

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