Breast Implant Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma, BIA-ALCL

The risk of BIA-ALCL is incredibly rare (your risk is 1 in a million per year) and the treatment is very effective! This blog is the help those women frightened by the recent KTBS news report: Three Local Women Say Their Breast Implants Are Making Them Sick By Brenda Teele. Many women have called the office…

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Vitamin D Deficiency and Obesity

Vitamin D, a prohormone, has been under intense investigation for its relationship to heart disease, Alzheimer’s, diabetes, and many other chronic conditions. Studies have shown that obese patients are more likely to suffer from vitamin D deficiency, which compromises various bodily functions. The good news is that those who reduce their body mass index (BMI)…

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Liposuction of the Calf

Because knee-high and ankle-length boots are trending lately, some women are undergoing calf liposuction for a more pleasing fit. One of the other common reasons for this procedure is to get rid of fat in the lower leg (often referred to as “cankles”), which obscures the definition between the calf and ankle. Fat accumulation in…

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Rosacea Treatment Strategies

If you suffer from rosacea, know that you are not alone. Millions of patients have rosacea symptoms, and a significant portion of cases are currently undiagnosed. Rosacea classically presents in individuals over 30 years of age who struggle with cheek, chin, and forehead skin sensitivity. Classic signs of rosacea are redness, pustules, acne, flushing, and…

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