Category Archives: Weight Loss

4 Ways to Contour Your Body After Weight Loss

Women and men who lose a significant amount of weight often find that excess skin hinders them from fully enjoying their new bodies. Cosmetic surgery can be a great option for my weight loss patients in St. Louis who want to refine their body contours and remove excess skin. Plastic surgery can also make it easier for weight loss patients…

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"I’ve Lost the Weight, But Now What?"

Milwaukee abdominoplasty is a solution for body contouring after weight loss.

Each year, tens of thousands of Americans achieve significant weight loss through bariatric surgery or by following their own diet and exercise plan. As a result, they enjoy the increased energy and more vibrant body that come with a healthier lifestyle. But many are also left with an unwelcome reminder of their former selves in the form of excess skin…

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How to Weigh Your Surgical Options

There are many options available today for obese people interested in weight loss surgery. At my Maryland practice, I spend a lot of time discussing treatment options with my patients. There are a few key factors people should focus on when choosing a procedure. Your body’s needs. Different types of weight loss surgery may benefit some patients more than others…

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The Importance of Exercise Before and After Bariatric Surgery

Some people seem to think of bariatric surgery as a shortcut to weight loss. As an experienced bariatric surgeon and weight loss doctor in Maryland, I can tell you that for surgery to be successful, it’s no easy journey for patients. A healthy outcome is highly dependent on a patient’s willingness to exercise both before and after surgery and make…

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3 Ways Your Weight Affects Breast Surgery

As a team of plastic surgeons in Atlanta, my colleagues and I have seen firsthand how unhealthy lifestyle choices can prevent women from enjoying the results they hoped to achieve with breast surgery. Women interested in surgery need to consider how their weight, for instance, can negatively affect their breast procedure, be it breast augmentation, breast lift, breast reduction, or…

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