Posts From November, 2011

Web Log – November 2011 – Post Operative Exercise

After I finish my pre operative consent discussion, the most common additional question I get is on return to activity and exercise.  As an accidental long distance runner myself,  I understand how addictive exercise can be.  It is very important to walk as frequently as possible after an operation to minimize chances of venous thromboembolism… Read More »

  • Posted on: Nov 13 2011
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Case of the Month – November 2011 – Body Lift

The patient had a large weight loss with extra skin at her abdomen, flanks, and back.  She had a previous full abdominoplasty by another surgeon, but was dissatisfied with fullness in her mons.  Her mons, lower abdomen, flanks, and back were improved with a body lift.  The standard circumferential incision is lower, near the buttocks.… Read More »

  • Posted on: Nov 13 2011
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