plastic surgery recovery

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The Road to Recovery: What is the Post-Op Process?

By Dr. J.J. Wendel | January 10, 2024 | Category: plastic surgery recovery | Tags: ,

The journey to recovery after a surgical procedure is a unique experience, influenced by a myriad of factors. The duration of recovery depends on the nature of the surgery, the patient’s medical history, and the […]

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New Method of Breast Reconstruction

New Method of Breast Reconstruction May Reduce Pain for Some Cancer Survivors


Plastic surgeons are studying a new approach to breast reconstruction in which they place implants on top of rather than under the pectoral muscles. This places the implants just underneath the skin where breast tissue […]

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Why Eating Healthy Helps You Heal After Plastic Surgery

By Dr. J.J. Wendel | September 11, 2018 | Category: plastic surgery recovery | Tags: , , , ,

Before going under the knife, many individuals spend time researching plastic surgery procedures, reading reviews from doctors, and sitting in consultations. However, one area that many people overlook is their diet. If you don’t eat […]

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Plastic Surgery Recovery: 6 Tips For Healthy, Stress-Free Healing

By Dr. J.J. Wendel | August 20, 2018 | Category: plastic surgery recovery | Tags: , , , ,

The most common concern that patients have on their cosmetic surgery journey is how to prepare for it and what to expect during their recovery. Of course you should discuss with your board-certified plastic surgeon; however, […]

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