Dr. Basner's Plastic Surgery Blog

Plastic Surgeon serving Baltimore, Columbia, Owings Mills and Towson, MD

July 02, 2014

15 days out of every month, patients who suffer from chronic migraines experience splitting headaches. Not only that, but nausea and a sensitivity to light and sound can hinder them from doing what they love. While these are unfortunate side effects, Botox can indeed help treat this neurological disorder. Surprised? Read on, then.

tags: botox, chronic problems, plastic surgeon, plastic surgery
June 25, 2014

Technology is changing the way we look. While smartphones, tablets and other devices have been allowing us to communicate better than ever, our necks have been paying the price.

The use of smart devices has given rise to what many plastic surgeons are referring to as “tech neck”—increased wrinkles caused by staring down at our screens.

Read on to learn more about tech neck and how neck lift and Ultherapy plastic surgery can help prevent it.

How a Neck Lift May Save Your Online Social Life

tags: anti-aging, neck lift, plastic surgeons, plastic surgery, tech neck
June 18, 2014

Maybe you landed that tackle wrong, or a foul ball caught you by surprise. Whatever the case, there’s nothing worse than getting benched for a sports-related injury. But there’s still a chance for a comeback; cosmetic surgery can get you back on your feet and feeling great. Read on about the types of cosmetic surgery that can work for you and your game!

tags: cosmetic surgeon, cosmetic surgery, cost of cosmetic surgery, facial cosmetic surgery, otoplasty
June 05, 2014

Plastic surgeon professionals and dermatologists are reporting a rise in hand lifts, a new cosmetic surgery, due to the “engagement selfie”—that near-spontaneous moment when a future bride’s engagement ring is captured on camera and then uploaded to a social media network.

Let’s take a look at how engagement selfies contributed to the rise of non-invasive plastic surgery.

tags: baltimore, cosmetic surgery, peels, plastic surgery, selfie
May 29, 2014

Thanks to its increased media exposure, plastic surgery is more widely-regarded than ever before. Until recently, plastic surgery has been most popular in patients of Northern European descent; however, since 2000 the world has seen a major increase in cosmetic surgery procedures for ethnic patients. As these procedures become more mainstream and accepted, ethnic patients are beginning to see the possibilities that plastic surgery offers to them.

tags: before and after plastic surgery, cosmetic surgery, plastic splastic surgery, plastic surgery before and after
May 15, 2014

A good common practice for any business is to post testimonials on the company website; this allows potential clients to see examples of a company’s work before considering it further. In the field of plastic surgery, before and after pictures allow clients the distinct benefit of seeing the results about the quality of work.

tags: before and after plastic surgery, facial plastic surgery, plastic surgeon, plastic surgery, plastic surgery before and after
May 13, 2014

Baltimore, Maryland - May 7, 2014 – Dr. Adam Basner, a renowned cosmetic and plastic surgeon with over 15 years of experience, offers tummy tuck patients immediate and comfortable post-operation relief with Exparel, a local analgesic. Exparel allows cosmetic surgery patients to experience the safest and most effective post-operation pain relief after their tummy tuck.

tags: cosmetic surgeon, cosmetic surgery, plastic surgery, tummy tuck, tummy tuck patients
May 08, 2014

  While we’ve seen the rise of breast lifts occur since 2000, there is another procedure that has gained popularity in recent years. Lower body lifts, including labiaplasty and buttock augmentation have been performed more in recent past than ever before.

tags: buttock augmentation, cosmetic surgery, labiaplasty, lower body lift, plastic surgery