Plastic Surgery

Cosmetic Surgery Vs Plastic Surgery

What’s the Difference Between Cosmetic Surgery and Plastic Surgery?

It’s common to see the terms “cosmetic surgery” and “plastic surgery” used interchangeably. While both cosmetic and plastic surgery can change your look and improve your confidence, there are some major differences between the two, including the types of procedures and your surgeon’s credentials. Here are some of the main differences and what to know …

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Costmetic Surgery Parent Information

Cosmetic Surgery For Teens: Information for Parents

Dr. Kovanda is a well-known, board-certified plastic surgeon with a great reputation for performing highly natural-looking cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. Cosmetic surgery often includes procedures performed to improve self-confidence or image. On the other hand, reconstructive surgery is usually done to repair a complication that affects a person’s ability to enjoy a normal lifestyle. In …

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Plastic Surgery Dr. Kovanda

What’s It Like to Have Surgery?

Knowing what to expect helps when you are preparing for an upcoming surgery. In addition to helping relieve the understandable nerves you may feel, being an informed and educated patient ensures you know what questions to ask and have a reasonable expectation of your outcome after surgery. In any case, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Christopher …

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Compression Garments

Complete Guide to Wearing Compression Garments After Surgery

Did you know wearing compression garments after body contouring procedures like liposuction, a tummy tuck, or a mommy makeover is a critical part of the post-procedure process? Wearing compression garments after your procedure can speed up healing and lock in your results! Compression garments often don’t get the attention they deserve, which can lead to …

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4 Reasons Why Fall and Winter are the Best Time for Plastic Surgery

Just like you would consider the time of year you take a vacation; it is important to do so for surgery. According to Robert Tornambe, a plastic surgeon in New York City, “it is wise to plan according to the season,” when considering cosmetic surgery. 1. It’s sweater weather After surgery you are required to …

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What You Can Do About After-Surgery Scarring

You look amazing after surgery! You’re feeling better everyday and slowly gaining back your energy. But what about those scars left behind? There are many routes you can take with scar treatment. The way you treat scars can depend on many factors. Every body is different so everyone’s recovery after surgery is different. What kind …

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