Archive for April, 2014

Liposuction vs. Tummy Tuck: What’s the Difference?

Both liposuction and tummy tuck surgery can be used to improve the appearance of the abdominal area. However, each procedure has unique benefits and limitations. Depending on your needs, the results that a liposuction can achieve may not be as versatile or significant as the results from a tummy tuck. In some cases, these procedures […]

What to Expect from an Arm Lift

An arm lift can be performed in a number of different ways. The procedure and recovery process for your arm lift will vary depending on the specific techniques your surgeon uses. The three main arm lift techniques are: Liposuction – If you have large deposits of fat in your arms that have resisted your dieting […]

Is BOTOX® Cosmetic Safe?

As one of the most popular non-surgical wrinkle treatments used in the United States every year, BOTOX® Cosmetic is frequently requested at our practice. However, even though over 4.5 million BOTOX® injections are performed annually in the U.S. alone, some patients still have concerns about the safety of BOTOX®, and what types of side effects […]

What is a Short Scar Facelift?

At Marietta Plastic Surgery, we offer a variety of facelift options to help you restore a more youthful appearance. A short scar facelift is a popular technique that is designed to elevate your mid-face. The main benefits of a short scar facelift are that it leaves you with a smaller scar and involves less recovery […]

What Type of Tummy Tuck Do I Need?

There are several different approaches to tummy tuck surgery. Your procedure will be customized based on your unique needs as a patient. During your personal consultation, one of our board-certified Atlanta plastic surgeons will evaluate your condition and listen closely to your cosmetic goals to determine which type of tummy tuck is right for you. […]