Items Tagged ‘UCLA Plastic Surgery’

5 tips for men seeking plastic  surgery

July 17, 2018

5 tips for men seeking plastic surgery

By Amy Albin Amy Albin

More men are undergoing cosmetic surgery to improve their looks. Here’s what they need to know.   Move over women, men want their plastic surgery, too. A new report from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons finds more men are seeking plastic surgery to enhance their looks and boost their confidence. More than 1.3 million […]

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Tags: American Board of Plastic Surgery, body etching, body sculpting, Dr. Jason Roostaeian, eye lift, facelift, liposuction, male breast reduction, male plastic surgery, neck lift, plastic and reconstructive surgery, plastic surgery


Rare surgery helps LAPD motorcycle officer with rare injury

January 19, 2018

Rare surgery helps LAPD motorcycle officer with rare injury

By Amy Albin Amy Albin

Phrenic nerve damaged in traffic accident made it difficult to breathe, potentially ending his career Collisions are not uncommon for motorcycle officers who spend most of their time on the road. Officer Eric Holtz of the Los Angeles Police Department knows this first-hand. In July 2014, Holtz was riding westbound on Saticoy Street towards Sepulveda […]

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Tags: breathing issues, diaphragm, Dr. Matthew Kaufman, Dr. Reza Jarrahy, phrenic nerve injury, plastic and reconstructive surgery, plastic surgery, reconstructive surgery, scar tissue, shortness of breath, surgery, UCLA Plastic Surgery


Life Saving Plastic Surgery

January 4, 2018

Life Saving Plastic Surgery

By uclahealth uclahealth

“I was cycling and an intoxicated driver turned in front of us. I was pinned under the car for 10 minutes,” says Jeff, who was airlifted to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. “For the first 24 hours they didn’t expect me to survive the accident. A few days later I began to realize what had […]

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Tags: featured, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, UCLA Plastic Surgery


Looking Younger, Feeling Better

November 2, 2017

Looking Younger, Feeling Better

By uclahealth uclahealth

“I was a sun worshipper when I was younger and I noticed I was starting to age rapidly,” says 55-year-old Veronica T. Sanchez, who came to UCLA Health for plastic surgery after attending an informational speaking event. “I didn’t know how much you could do with plastic surgery. I was spending about $3,000 per year […]

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Tags: botox, comestic surgery, featured, plastic surgery, UCLA Plastic Surgery