Plastic Surgery Blog

RealSelf Q&A with Jeffrey Swail, MD

Who Is a Candidate for Plastic Surgery?

Published on May 20, 2018 by

Have you been thinking about scheduling a plastic surgery consultation, but you aren’t quite sure whether or not you would make a good candidate? Procedures like tummy tucks, nose jobs, and liposuction all have different pre-surgery requirements, but for all

Filed under: , , ,

Tired of Living with Gynecomastia?

Published on May 10, 2018 by

Many men take great pride in their physique, especially their chest and upper body. When a male has excessive tissue in one or both of his breasts, he could be suffering from a medical condition called gynecomastia. This may cause

Filed under: , , , ,

Botox® FAQs

Published on April 30, 2018 by

Although many of us do everything that we can to keep a youthful appearance, time, gravity, and genetics sometimes prove to be too much to overcome. There are 43 muscles responsible for helping us smile, squint, and frown, and over

Filed under: , ,

What are the Benefits of Breast Reconstruction?

Published on April 20, 2018 by

For women who have had a lumpectomy, mastectomy, or some type of congenital deformity, it may be necessary to reconstruct the breasts to restore a near-normal appearance, if the patient chooses to do so. While this is not a mandatory

Filed under: , , ,

Is a Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedure Right for You?

Published on April 10, 2018 by

As we age, our skin naturally loses its elasticity, causing a wide variety of conditions that can make us look older than we feel. Many people turn to pricey cosmetics and beauty products to restore their image while others may

Filed under: , , ,

Are You Considering Plastic Surgery?

Published on March 30, 2018 by

When you are unhappy with some aspect of your physique, you may try everything from dietary and exercise changes to expensive beauty products to achieve your desired appearance. While these efforts can be beneficial for some, they may not be

Filed under: , , , ,

Get the Most Out of Your Cosmetic Surgery Consultation

Published on March 20, 2018 by

Each year, millions of Americans choose to have cosmetic surgery to enhance their appearance. Whether you are considering a facial, body, or breast procedure, you want to make sure that you have all of the information you need before deciding

Filed under: , , , ,

Are You Considering Rhinoplasty?

Published on March 10, 2018 by

If you are unhappy with the appearance of your nose or if you have difficulty breathing, you may have wondered whether or not surgical intervention could help resolve your concerns. At Boulder Valley Plastic Surgery, our team specializes in helping

Filed under: , , , , ,

Which Type of Breast Surgery is Right for You?

Published on February 27, 2018 by

Many of us take great pride in our physical appearance, being careful to eat right and exercise to achieve optimal health. Unfortunately, there are some aspects of our appearance that are beyond our control, and if you are unhappy with

Filed under: , , , , , , ,

Restoring the Appearance of Your Breasts After Overcoming Breast Cancer

Published on October 24, 2017 by

Women who have undergone a mastectomy to remove their breast cancer often find that losing one or both of their breasts can have a major affect on their self-esteem. Although they have overcome their illness, the appearance of their body