The abdominoplasty, more commonly referred to as a “tummy tuck,” is a surgical intervention designed to remove excess fat and skin from the midsection. It is a popular treatment for both men and women, and during a consultation visit, you might have a lot of questions about what to expect from the abdominoplasty procedure. Continue […]
If you have been working hard to lose weight and are still struggling with areas of fat that do not budge no matter how many sit-ups and jumping jacks you do, you may be wondering what else can be done to achieve your weight loss and body contouring goals. Dr. Kimberly Carpin is a plastic […]
Dr. Kimberly was recently featured in Living Magazine’s November 2022 Issue.
Our bodies tend to accumulate and store excess fat in specific areas of the body. While many feel as though the stomach area is the portion of the body most affected by excess fat, this isn’t always the case. And when patients experience significant weight loss, the loss of fat can result in sagging skin. […]
After having plastic surgery, we often recommend patients consider the benefits of lymphatic drainage massage as part of their recovery process. Lymphatic draining massage is a special type of bodywork that can be done to help drain the lymph nodes. The lymphatic system’s job is to help in draining toxins and waste from the tissues […]
During this time, it is incredibly important that everyone work towards containing the pandemic occurring around us. COVID-19 is very real, and it needs to be handled appropriately to ensure that we protect ourselves and our patients against infection. The Coronavirus has changed a lot of our usual activities, including simple visits with a doctor. […]
Patients often ask me when they are should have their breast implants replaced. Implants only need to be replaced if there is a problem with them. On average, 20 percent of patients will need a revision or replacement surgery by 10 years. How do I know if I have a problem with my breast implant?