Dr. Basner's Plastic Surgery Blog

Plastic Surgeon serving Lutherville Timonium, Baltimore & Columbia areas of Maryland

June 29, 2015

Blepharoplasty in BaltimoreLike any surgical procedure, blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery) requires incisions and leaves scars where the incisions heal; however, the subtle scars of blepharoplasty are virtually undetectable because of the location and small size of the incisions.

tags: blepharoplasty, eyelid surgery
June 26, 2015

How much weight should I lose before abdominoplasty?Excess, flabby skin around your midsection can make you feel a lot less confident and attractive. You may be interested in abdominoplasty (tummy tuck surgery) to restore a slimmer, flatter midriff. If you are a good candidate for this procedure, it can be an excellent way to get defined body contours.

tags: abdominoplasty, tummy tuck
June 25, 2015

Choosing a plastic surgeon can involve a lot of research. With so many plastic surgeons practicing just in the Baltimore area alone, it can be daunting to think about how to narrow your choice down to just one plastic surgeon. Although we encourage you to call each of the plastic surgery centers you are interested in to ask them questions about their qualifications, we also recommend using Healthgrades® and other online reviews as one of the tools in your search.

tags: Healthgrades, plastic surgeon reviews, plastic surgeon
May 06, 2015

Buccal Fat Pad Excision in BaltimoreIf you are unhappy with the appearance of chubby round cheeks and want to have a more angular facial shape, then surgical removal of your buccal fat pad may be the right option for you. A large buccal fat pad is often an inherited trait, and it may not shrink even if you have lost weight elsewhere.

tags: facial cosmetic surgery, Buccal Fat Pad Excision
April 20, 2015

Baltimore Breast Implant OptionsModern breast implants offer a range of customizable options so that you can have the final look, feel and features you want. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Adam Basner will explain all of your breast implant options, what they mean, and how they can be used to create the final results you want to see.

tags: breast implants
April 10, 2015

Baltimore Rhinoplasty RecoveryLike any plastic surgery procedure, rhinoplasty requires you to take some downtime afterward. Each person's recovery is a little unique, and board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Adam Basner will make sure you are fully prepared for your recovery and that you know what to expect. Dr. Basner will make sure you know and understand all aspects of aftercare, such as:

tags: rhinoplasty, Nose Surgery
March 31, 2015

Researching tummy tuck surgery? The only way to know if it can achieve the outcomes you want is to visit experienced plastic surgeon Dr. Adam L. Basner for a consultation. But as you research, please consider our top 7 things to know about tummy tucks:

tags: tummy tuck
March 30, 2015

Liposuction in BaltimoreLiposuction surgery effectively removes those stubborn areas of fat that don't seem to slim down no matter what you do. The great thing about today's advanced liposuction technology is that it can treat many different areas of your body, and even your face. A consultation with board-certified plastic surgeon Dr.

tags: liposuction
March 25, 2015

Although the number of people who get butt augmentation remains relatively low compared to some other plastic surgery procedures, butt-shaping surgeries are experiencing a trend of rising popularity, according to the most recent annual statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Although procedures including breast augmentation and liposuction are being performed on hundreds of thousands of Americans, butt enhancement surgeries are gaining their own following.

These three top buttock surgeries experienced growth in 2014:

tags: Butt Augmentation
February 26, 2015

Excess, protruding fat and skin around your abdomen can be frustrating and can hurt your confidence. This type of stubborn fat tends to stick around no matter how much you exercise and diet. If you want a slimmer, better defined tummy area, then abdominoplasty may be right for you.

tags: abdominoplasty, tummy tuck