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The Risks and Side Effects of Eyelid Surgery
The Risks and Side Effects of Eyelid Surgery

Blepharoplasty, commonly called eyelid surgery, can be a great way to redefine your upper eyelid, reduce bags in your lower eyelid, or reverse numerous signs of aging. With only one or two incisions, this effective cosmetic treatment has helped our patients in the Minneapolis area gain a new sense of satisfaction and rejuvenation with their […]

November 21, 2013

Breast Implant Profile Options
Breast Implant Profile Options

There is much to consider when deciding to undergo breast augmentation. Size, implant filler type, incision technique, and breast implant profile are just a few of the factors to discuss with your surgeon. Though size, type of implant, and type of incision may come as no surprise, you may be wondering what breast implant profile […]

November 15, 2013

The Tumescent Liposuction Technique
The Tumescent Liposuction Technique

So many people would like to look trim, slim, and fit, but there’s a little bit of problematic body fat that keeps them away from attaining this goal. They may diet, they may exercise, they may take great care of themselves, but maybe there’s just that one pocket of fat in the love handles or […]

November 14, 2013

Breast Augmentation Side Effects and Risks
Breast Augmentation Side Effects and Risks

With every passing year, new technology and medical breakthroughs make plastic surgery¬†safer. But even with the latest techniques, any invasive surgical procedure involves a certain amount of risk. Dr. Christopher J. Kovanda has been providing Minneapolis patients with safe and successful breast augmentation for years, and is familiar with the range of side effects that […]

November 8, 2013

Dr. Kovanda Trains in Fat Grafting Breast Enhancement Surgery
Dr. Kovanda Trains in Fat Grafting Breast Enhancement Surgery

Edina, MN – Dr. Christopher J. Kovanda returned from a meeting in Lyon, France where he received training and insight into breast enhancement surgery that utilizes fat grafting techniques. This meeting combined more than three decades of plastic surgery know-how and actual, first-hand surgical experience. By listening to and interacting with these colleagues and peers, […]

November 1, 2013

Quicker, Safer Liposuction with Power Assisted Lipoplasty
Quicker, Safer Liposuction with Power Assisted Lipoplasty

Are you looking for the least invasive way to get rid of stubborn areas of fat? Liposuction has been performed for over 30 years, and the latest advancements – such as power-assisted lipoplasty – can now help patients achieve a more toned, sleeker body with improved results, less downtime, and fewer side effects than ever […]

October 31, 2013

Fat Grafting of the Breasts – Cosmetic Purposes
Fat Grafting of the Breasts – Cosmetic Purposes

Many women would like to increase the size and improve the shape of their breasts. Breast implants are a great way of achieving this, though some patients complain about results that are less than stellar. Advances in plastic surgery techniques have been constantly evolving, and it’s no different when it comes to breast augmentation. Fat […]

October 30, 2013

Fat Grafting of the Breasts Procedural Steps
Fat Grafting of the Breasts Procedural Steps

There are many great options that are out there if you are looking to enhance your curves and look your absolute best. One of the great treatment options that surgeons have been turning to more and more in recent years involves the careful transfer of a patient’s own fat in order to enhance overall appearance. […]

October 29, 2013

Fat Grafting of the Breasts – Restorative Purposes
Fat Grafting of the Breasts – Restorative Purposes

Advances in cosmetic surgery have led to many beneficial procedures and refinements for patients. It’s important to us that we remain at the forefront of these advances. By being ahead of the curve, we are able to help our patients achieve the absolute best results. When you meet with a skilled plastic surgeon, you can […]

October 25, 2013

Side Effects from Facelift Surgery
Side Effects from Facelift Surgery

Although it may not be possible to stop the aging process, you can combat the signs of aging with the help of an experienced plastic surgeon. Of the many cosmetic procedures offered at our Edina office, one of the best treatments to rejuvenate your appearance is through a facelift. Through facelift surgery, patients can expect […]

October 25, 2013