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Tag Archives: Cosmetic Surgery

Breast Augmentation: Changes in Technique and Technology

Published on May 22, 2013

Breast Augmentation – www.casas.md Breast augmentation has been performed in the United States for over 45 years. The good news is that techniques and technology have vastly improved to deliver an overall high satisfaction rate. Today, breast augmentation is one

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A New Wave in Liposuction: The Smartlipo Laser Assisted Advantage

Published on May 8, 2013

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

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Neck Lift for Neck Contouring in Springtime

Published on April 28, 2013

Neck Lift – www.casas.md Neck lift techniques for Neck Contouring offered by Dr. Casas provide unique options to improve sagging, neck bands, a turkey waddle, fat deposits and other imperfect signs. The good news is that many people qualify for

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Sculptra™ – Advantages with the Right Technique

Published on April 19, 2013

Sculptra – www.casas.md Sculptra ™ is a biocompatible synthetic poly-L-lactic acid facial filler that significantly diminishes facial creases, hollowed cheeks and temples, and/or sunken eyes. In short, Sculptra ™ restores volume to the cheeks and midface. In addition, Sculptra presents

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How long does Cosmetic Surgery last?

Published on March 23, 2012

Question: How long does cosmetic surgery last? Answer: This question comes up frequently in consultations and it should! It is important! What I tell patients is this: For many surgeries, the results can last for years, as long as you

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RSVP Cosmetic: Q & A

Published on March 23, 2012

R.S.V.P. by October 10th for our Cosmetic Q & A! Afternoon Event will be on: Thursday October 15th 12pm – 2pm Location: 2050 Pfingsten, Suite 270 – Glenview, IL 60026 (847) 657-6884 Meet Dr. Casas and the reps from Sculptra,

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Are Teenagers Appropriate Candidates for Cosmetic Plastic Surgery?

Published on March 22, 2012

Question: Are teenagers appropriate candidates for cosmetic plastic surgery? Answer: It truly depends on the individual. The consultation is an important time for both of us (the teenaged patient and myself) to evaluate if the timing and expectations are a

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Dr. Laurie A. Casas quoted in Endless Beauty

Published on March 22, 2012

Dr. Casas, clinical associate professor of surgery at the University of Chicago Pritzer School of Medicine is quoted in Endless Beauty discussing “The Breast Ideas Post-Baby”. “If a person nurses five to nine times a day, their breasts get larger,

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Are Results from a Breast Lift Permanent?

Published on March 22, 2012

Question: Are the results from a breast lift permanent? Answer: Nothing on our body that we are born with or have had altered by cosmetic surgery is “permanent”. Our breast size can change as our weight and hormone levels change

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What Can I Do to Make My Eyes Look Younger?

Published on March 22, 2012

Question: I’m 48 but my eyes say otherwise! What can I do to make my eyes look younger and not so saggy??? I look so tired. Answer: I hear this from my patients frequently. Blepharoplasty (surgery performed to improve the

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