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BOTOX VS FILLERS: HAY DIFERENCIA?

Cómo trato las líneas en mi frente? Qué puedo hacer para tener los labios más pucheros? Es Botox o rellenos que necesito o ambos? Estas son preguntas comunes que los pacientes a menudo hacen cuando buscan tratamientos para mejorar su apariencia y reducir los signos del envejecimiento y el daño solar. Los Medidas a menudo …

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Dr.Chaffoo Breast Augmentation San Diego,CA

Top Reasons People Choose to Have a Breast Augmentation

Augmentation mammaplasty or breast augmentation is the most common cosmetic plastic surgery procedure performed each year in the United States. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), over 300,000 breast augmentation procedures were performed in 2017. These statistics remain common each year and are provided by the ASPS, the world’s largest organization of …

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Coolsculpting with Dr. chaffoo in la jolla CA

Technological Advances in CoolSculpting

CoolSculpting has become the most popular treatment for nonsurgical fat reduction in the United States. Controlled cooling is delivered via an applicator to freeze the targeted fat cells within the subcutaneous tissue also referred to as “stubborn fat”. It works by applying a suction applicator that draws up the skin and fat tissue into a …

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Dr. Chaffoo Triple Board Certified San Diego CA,

What Is the Difference Between a Plastic Surgeon and a Cosmetic Surgeon?

The difference between a plastic surgeon and cosmetic surgeon can be summed up in one word: HUGE. Many people mistakenly think there is no difference. And how would the unsuspecting public know otherwise? Both types of doctors went to medical school and are licensed to practice medicine. Both often have beautiful websites and attractive offices …

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The 3 Things That Worry Rhinoplasty Patients (And Why They Shouldn’t)

Rhinoplasty is one of the top 5 cosmetic plastic surgical procedures performed yearly with over 200,000 in 2017 according to statistics compiled by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). The ASPS represents over 6000 board certified plastic surgeons and is the largest plastic surgery society in the world. So while rhinoplasty is a trusted …

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Dr Chaffoo MD San Diego

Functional Rhinoplasty Improves Health

Surgery noted significant improvements in their nasal airways and overall general health. These conclusions were drawn from surveys completed by study participants before and six months following nasal surgery. Rhinoplasty is one of the most commonly performed plastic surgery procedures performed in our practice on men and women. In fact, it is one of the …

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I updated the Alt text froDr. Chaffoo speaks on breastfeeding with breast augmentation at Fox5 San Diego

Breast Augmentation and Breastfeeding

How will Breast Augmentation affect my ability to breastfeed? This is a frequent question I’m asked by patients who see me for breast implant surgery. That’s probably because most breast augmentations are performed in women who are in their childbearing years, many of whom haven’t yet become mothers. An excellent review article in the International …

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Breast Asymmetry: Not as Uncommon as You Think

Breast Asymmetry: Not as Uncommon as You Think

Breast augmentation is one of the most common cosmetic plastic surgery procedures that I and most board-certified plastic surgeons perform each year, according to statistics by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Most women I see for here in San Diego are primarily concerned with enhancing the size of their breasts with breast implants. …

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What Type of Bra Do I Wear after Breast Augmentation?

Breast augmentation is the most common plastic surgery procedure performed each year in the USA. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, approximately 300,000 patients underwent augmentation mammaplasty in 2017, a 40% increase since 2000. During my consultation with patients who are considering breast augmentation, most women request information about the selection of a …

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