Category Archives: Plastic Surgeon
The Key to a Good Plastic Surgery
What is the key to a good plastic surgery? It starts with picking a board-certified plastic surgeon who you can trust to provide you with the safest and most effective options for your body. Dallas plastic surgeon Dr. Vasdev Rai is board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and has over 30 years of […]
Dr. Vasdev Rai in Chicago for American Society of Plastic Surgeons Meeting
Dr. Rai makes a point of keeping up with the latest cosmetic surgery techniques. This week, he has taken some time to pursue ongoing continuing medical education at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Only Board Certified plastic surgeons are eligible to be members of this prestigious organization. Here is a […]
How Long will I Have to Take Off Work for Gynecomastia Surgery?
Sometimes the decision to undergo gynecomastia surgery, or any type of plastic surgery, is ultimately based on practical concerns. It can be difficult to take off work for elective procedures, especially procedures which must be repeated to maintain the results. Fortunately, the results of gynecomastia surgery are normally long-lasting, and the downtime can be minimal. […]
How is Gynecomastia Surgery Done?
If you have gynecomastia, you may wonder: how is gynecomastia surgery done? Read on to find the answer to your question. Each gynecomastia procedure is customized to fit the needs of the patient. At the Cosmetic Surgical Center in Dallas Texas, gynecomastia surgery is performed under general anesthesia, because it actually makes the procedure safer. […]
What is best time to have surgery for gynecomastia?
Dr. Rai is often asked: What is best time to have surgery for gynecomastia, and will it get worse with time if I wait? Gynecomastia can have a devastating effect on a young man’s self-confidence and quality of life. Breasts which developed in puberty may resolve on their own during adolescences, but if gynecomastia persists […]
Do I Need an Endocrine Workup for My Gynecomastia?
Dallas plastic surgeon Dr. Vasdev Rai is often asked by his patients: Do I need an endocrine workup for my Gynecomastia? It may not be necessary. Most cases of gynecomastia are not caused by health disorders. When gynecomastia is known or suspected to be caused by certain disorders, specific tests may be ordered, such as thyroid […]
Now that I have Gynecomastia, what are My Options?
If your gynecomastia is not caused by an underlying issue, such as a medical problem or a medication, you can simply have the excess breast tissue surgically removed. If you do not mind having male breasts, you don’t need to do anything. Gynecomastia is not medically harmful. However, here in Dallas, Dr. Rai has helped […]
Why do I have Gynecomastia?
In most cases, gynecomastia which develops in puberty or middle age is a medically harmless condition which is not caused by an underlying disease process. However, a small portion of men with gynecomastia do have an underlying health condition which needs to be addressed. Some medications can cause gynecomastia. Although physically harmless, gynecomastia can have […]
How Will My Dallas Breast Surgeon Prevent My Silicone Gel Breast Implants From Leaking?
Many patients considering breast enlargement ask us: How Will My Dallas Breast Surgeon Prevent My Silicone Gel Breast Implants From Leaking? Today’s silicone gel implants are not prone to leak, even in the rare case that they crack or rupture. Older silicone implants were made differently, and they were much more likely to leak, and saline […]
What are the Signs of Capsular Contracture following Breast Augmentation?
Although it only happens to a small percentage of breast augmentation patients, capsular contracture is one of the most common complications of breast enlargement surgery. For that reason, it is important to know the signs of capsular contracture following breast augmentation. Capsular contracture causes hardening of the breasts and can cause distortion. It is often a […]