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How Old Do I Have To Be For Liposuction?

Posted on December 4, 2022

Liposuction is one of the most popular procedures to help sculpt and define the body. This body contouring procedure is an option for patients 18 years and older, and is typically only performed for younger patients in special, medically-necessary circumstances. Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. David Kim provides liposuction to patients in Beverly Hills, Los […]

How Long After Giving Birth Can I Get Breast Implants?

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After giving birth, many women would prefer to begin getting back to their pre-pregnancy body as soon as possible. Although breast augmentation is a powerful rejuvenation procedure for mothers following childbirth, there are some considerations and safety precautions that must be taken into account before undergoing surgery. During your consultation, your surgeon will help you […]

Liposuction For Your Inner Knee

Posted on November 15, 2022

Liposuction Knee liposuction is a plastic surgery procedure that involves removal of fat deposits from the inner knee. The procedure is usually performed in combination with thigh or calf liposuction for achieving more enhanced contours. Knee liposuction procedure results are considered permanent as long as you maintain an ideal fitness level and weight. Board certified […]

How soon after giving birth can I have a tummy tuck?

Posted on November 8, 2022

Women who have recently given birth may desire a tummy tuck to restore their bodies to their pre-pregnancy shape. While some may be eager to pursue the surgery right away, it is important to go over all the details and plan accordingly with your doctor. During your consultation, your surgeon will go over the details […]

Should I Get Tummy Tuck, or Liposuction?

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Liposuction and abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) are two distinct surgical treatments that can rejuvenate the abdominal area. During your consultation with your surgeon, you will be informed of the differences between these techniques and which one is most suitable for you and your goals. Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. David Kim provides tummy tuck and liposuction […]

Will My Insurance Cover My Tummy Tuck?

Posted on October 26, 2022

Tummy tuck is a popular body contouring procedure that can help individuals achieve a tight, flat abdomen. This procedure is most common for those following pregnancy or massive weight loss that are left with excess skin. If you are considering tummy tuck surgery and how to pay for it, speak with your surgeon’s office about […]

When Should I Seek Revision Rhinoplasty?

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Rhinoplasty is a popular procedure for individuals seeking to reshape or enhance their nose, but is a complex surgery that may result in complications. A revisionary surgery may be necessary for patients that experience functional issues, such as trouble breathing, or that have unsatisfactory results following their initial rhinoplasty. Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. David […]

What is Revision Rhinoplasty?

Posted on September 8, 2022

Complex surgical procedures, such as rhinoplasty, can result in complications even when performed by the best of surgeons. Patients may experience difficulty breathing or dissatisfaction with the appearance of their nose following rhinoplasty, and require a secondary surgery to remediate issues. Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. David Kim provides revision rhinoplasty to patients in Beverly […]

How Do I Know if One of My Breast Implants is Encapsulated?

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Breast augmentation with artificial implants is the most popular procedure that women seek to enlarge and reshape their breasts. Breast augmentation surgery involves the placement of the breast implants into the chest, either under or over the chest muscles. Complications from this surgery are rare but possible, with capsular contracture being one of the more […]

What Are The Pros And Cons Of A Rhinoplasty?

Posted on August 30, 2022

Choosing to undergo rhinoplasty or a nose job should be a personal decision. Responsible plastic surgeons would explain the procedure and its inherent pros and cons. They will ask you to weigh your own personal needs before getting the procedure. You should speak with a skilled and seasoned plastic surgeon about the benefits and limitations […]

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