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spacerThe decision to pursue plastic surgery is a personal one. When done appropriately, it is a positive life experience. My goal is to meet with you, evaluate what areas concern you, and discuss the possibilities. To achieve results, I’ll bring my skills as a Stanford, breast and cosmetic fellowship trained, board certified plastic surgeon who has been in practice for over a decade. I will bring my compassion, my education, and my experience; you’ll bring your desire to maximize and sustain the results we reach together.

I believe you must feel comfortable and open with your plastic surgeon. My greatest satisfaction as a cosmetic doctor, and as a woman, comes afterward– when we appreciate the results achieved, whether it be enhancing what you have or reconstructing an area back to normal.  I have lived in the Bay Area for over a decade. My patients come from all over Northern California and the Bay Area, with a concentration in the cities of the Peninsula near my office. I understand the natural aesthetic and active lifestyles of my patients.

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Having children is a blessing, and one of the best journeys I have ever taken.  As a mother of three, I know the toll pregnancy takes on the body.  Plastic surgery after pregnancy is not needed by everyone.  But for many it allows us a way to reclaim our bodies after having babies.  The benefits to self esteem and sexuality can be great.

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Many people wanting plastic surgery know the areas they want to improve, but may not know exactly which treatments can help solve their specific flaws.

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Do Mechanical Forces improve fat grafting? (ie Does BRAVA do anything)?

This was part of the recent Plastic Surgery publication.  The study is a PSF Research Grant Award winner, Dr. Orgill out of Harvard. He was looking at “external volume expansion.” 

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What hyaluronic acid filler you should NOT use. See FDA warning

Quick blog, but with everyone saying they are a “plastic surgeon” these days, these are things you should watch out for. The FDA warned against off label use of a

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Can Weight Loss Affect Your Breast Reduction?

I do a lot of breast reduction surgery.  I think it is a great surgery.  It reduces the size of the breast, lifts the breast, and reshapes the tissue.  Get

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