Dr. Shaun Parson Plastic Surgery Blog

Weight loss is a huge step forward in a person’s life. In today’s stressful, fast-paced world, it can be more than difficult to maintain a healthy weight. When we take the necessary steps to reach our weight-loss goal, the health benefits gained are almost too...

One of the rising stars in the breast augmentation world is cohesive gel implants. These are form-stable implants made of silicone that offer several benefits, including a more natural-looking shape and feel. An FDA study of the innovative devices known as cohesive gel implants showed the...

There is still time to get that boost of facial rejuvenation in before the New Year arrives. Injectable dermal fillers are quick and convenient procedures that can take years off of your appearance by minimizing the signs of aging. Injectable fillers such as Juvederm, Radiesse, Perlane...

“Gummy bear implant” is admittedly an odd term that can paint a comical picture in your mind. Although this may sound like a trivial approach to breast augmentation, the term is actually referring to a relatively new silicone implant option. Gummy bear implants are gaining...

TouchMD is a state-of-the-art system that allows the physician to enhance doctor/patient communication by solving two huge problems that exist between doctors and patients: long wait times while at doctors’ offices and lack of valuable information given to patients during diagnosis. This lack of critical information...

Our skin tells the world a lot about us. As the largest organ of our entire body, it holds much of our past in its imperfections. That gives us character, but it can also create insecurity. Microdermabrasion is a minimally invasive procedure that works to...

A Mommy Makeover procedure typically addresses both the abdomen and the breasts. A woman can increase breast fullness as well as lift the breasts to their pre-pregnancy position. In terms of the abdomen, the loose skin is removed and the abdominal wall muscles are brought...

Breast reduction surgery, or reduction mammaplasty, removes excess breast fat, glandular tissue and skin to achieve a breast size in proportion with your body. This can alleviate the discomfort associated with overly large breasts. Plastic surgeons describe the condition of having large breasts as “macromastia.” Some...

Like many people, you may be considering enhancing your body shape with a breast augmentation procedure. Breast surgery can be an incredibly beneficial decision that provides results that last. The best way to approach your breast augmentation is with reasonable expectations. Being communicative with plastic...

During a facelift procedure, also known as a rhytidectomy, Dr. Shaun Parson will help you look more youthful by removing excess skin and fat while lifting the tissue. To heal correctly during the rhytidectomy recovery period, it’s critical to follow Dr. Parson’s post-operative care instructions....