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4 Procedures to Get You Ready for Bikini Season

Won’t it be fantastic? After all the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, it looks like this year, we can all go outside and enjoy summer again. And what better place for endless summer fun than in Long Beach, California? As you gear up for the beach and summer sun, we at Waltzman Plastic Surgery want… Read More »

What Is the Best Abdominal Procedure for Your Goals?

Many people are genetically predisposed to accumulate belly fat. Because of this, getting a flat tummy and a defined, contoured waist can seem almost impossible, no matter how much you diet and exercise. Depending on your goals, several procedures can remove fat and define your abdominal region. Which option is best for you depends entirely… Read More »

Body Contouring After Extreme Weight Loss

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Losing a significant amount of weight is a huge accomplishment. Whether you’ve attained your goal through bariatric surgery or through diet and exercise, you should be proud of yourself for taking this big step toward a healthier and more fulfilling life. Unfortunately, many of those who have lost a significant amount of weight are left… Read More »

Choosing Between Liposuction and CoolSculpting

If you are near or at your target weight, but still struggle with stubborn fat in certain areas, there are now two body contouring procedures that can help you achieve the body contour you’ve been working hard for: CoolSculpting and liposuction. Coolsculpting is a non-surgical treatment which freezes the fat away. Liposuction is a popular… Read More »

Tummy Tuck Prep – Tips to Reach Your Ideal Weight

An accurate definition of tummy tuck surgery is a body contouring procedure, not a weight loss treatment. Abdominoplasty is designed to improve the shape and firmness of your tummy by removing stubborn fat and excess skin while repairing the abdominal muscles stretched out by pregnancy or weight fluctuation. The procedure is major surgery, so when… Read More »

Round VS. Teardrop Implants – What is the right choice for you?

It’s useful to understand your options for different implant shapes and sizes when considering a breast augmentation. Dr. Waltzman is a board certified plastic surgeon with the knowledge and experience to guide you toward the choices best suited for a pleasing aesthetic outcome. Round VS. Teardrop/Anatomical Form Stable Implants Round Round implants are the most… Read More »

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