Plastic Surgery Blog Chicago

Breast Augmentation: Changes in Technique and Technology

Published on May 22, 2013 by

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 of the most popular plastic surgery procedures. In the past, the placement of breast implants […]

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A New Wave in Liposuction: The Smartlipo Laser Assisted Advantage

Published on May 8, 2013 by

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 […]

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Neck Lift for Neck Contouring in Springtime

Published on April 28, 2013 by

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 one of the many techniques that Dr. Casas is able to perform for beautiful results! […]

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Sculptra™ – Advantages with the Right Technique

Published on April 19, 2013 by

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 a wonderful opportunity to effectively and non-surgically lift hanging skin folds at the nose and […]

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SmartLipo Triplex – Open House – 2/18/13

Published on February 10, 2013 by

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 […]

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CoolSculpting – Your options

Published on September 28, 2012 by

We continue our education series on CoolSculpting this week discussing some of the perceived side effects of CoolSculpting. You may have heard slogans like ‘Say Goodbye to Stubborn Fat’ or ‘The easy way to lose inches – no needles, no surgery’. We believe CoolSculpting is a safe, non-invasive way to lose some stubborn fat and […]

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Is Lipodissolve the Solution to Removing Tummy Fat?

Published on March 26, 2012 by

After receiving an email inquiry regarding Lipodissolve I felt compelled to touch base on options available for fat removal. What can you do to remove tummy fat? Eliminate Simple Carbs From your Diet Liposuction / Tummy Tuck Eliminate Carbs. Tummy fat is usually collected in people who eat simple carbs such as: white bread, pasta, […]

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Abdominoplasty or Liposuction: which is best?

Published on March 26, 2012 by

Question:I had several surgeries for fibroid tumors, polyps and cysts resulting in a hysterectomy. I have an enormous abdomen (probably a lot of scar tissue too) now that I can’t get rid of. Should I pursue abdominoplasty or liposuction? Answer: The best way to judge whether an abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) or liposuction is best for […]

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Tighter Tummy & Bigger Bum

Published on March 26, 2012 by

Question: I have a couple of questions! First how do I burn fat off my stomach? And secondly, is there any way to make my butt bigger without surgery? Answer Great questions! Improving those two areas on your body are common concerns and can be done using both surgery and natural techniques! When dealing with […]

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Neck Lift with Liposuction to get a fresh faced Look

Published on March 23, 2012 by

Question I am interested in having a neck lift. Can you tell me about the procedure. I heard it is a procedure? Answer Depending on your situation perhaps a facelift or neck lift would help you reach your goal of a “tighter” yet not ‘too tight’ fresh faced look. If you have good skin elasticity […]

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