A pouty tummy may occur as a result of child bearing, weight gain followed by weight loss and in some instances as a result of surgery such as C-section. One of the most common desires among patients of the Chesapeake Center for Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery is for a tummy tuck to achieve a trimmer … Continue reading TUMMY TUCK vs. PANNICULECTOMY
One of the most frequent issues that women face is the physical changes of the breast after child bearing, breast feeding, weight loss or a combination of these things. Breast droop, also known as ptosis, is the result of too much skin for the amount of breast tissue along with stretching of the internal support … Continue reading BREAST LIFT, IMPLANTS OR BOTH?
Breast implant removal, also known as “explantation” is a surgical procedure for women who have decided that they do not want to have breast implants anymore. There are a variety of reasons why someone would choose to have this procedure. A woman may possess physical reasons for which she seeks explantation such as capsular contracture … Continue reading EXPLANTATION-BREAST IMPLANT REMOVAL
Many men have redundant breast tissue that persists long after puberty has ended. The cause is usually a clump of male breast tissue, commonly known as gynecomastia. It is often accompanied by an excess of fatty tissue contributing to a feminized appearance of the man’s breast/chest area. Often, these individuals suffer embarrassment because of their … Continue reading PECS: PLASTIC SURGERY FOR MALE PECTORAL BREAST CONTOURING
THIS SPRING at the Chesapeake Center for Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery, springtime brings warmer weather (finally!), flowers in bloom, resumption of outdoor activities and…… shorts and skirts. If you’ve feared others seeing spider veins on your legs, you’ll want to know what we can do to help you overcome the embarrassment. Dr. Tad Grenga, a … Continue reading SPIDER VEIN TREATMENT – SEE THEM GO AWAY THIS SPRING!
YES, tummy tuck is a commonly used term that basically means the same thing as abdominoplasty. It’s a popular plastic surgery procedure in which Dr. Grenga specializes. THERE ARE MANY REASONS why women (and men!) consult Dr. Grenga to address an undesired appearance of the abdomen. The most common reason is the result of child-bearing … Continue reading TUMMY TUCK… IS THAT THE SAME AS ABDOMINOPLASTY?
RealSelf.com is a popular patient-focused website for sharing your plastic surgery experience, posting reviews about your plastic surgery experience and, for those contemplating plastic surgery,learning about your surgical and non-surgical rejuvenation options which Dr. Grenga provides. You can pose a question and receive answers from a virtually unlimited group of experienced plastic surgeons. Answers … Continue reading REVIEWS OF DR.GRENGA, PLASTIC SURGEON, ON WWW.REALSELF.COM GIVE HIM 5 STARS
Happy New Year! Dr. Grenga and the staff of the Chesapeake Center for Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery wish you a great beginning as we see the dawn of 2017. For our first post of the New Year, I want to outline how we measure for breast implant size. There are some methods that give a … Continue reading HOW TO MEASURE FOR BREAST IMPLANT SIZE
You have probably heard about an injection that can dissolve fat cells in the double chin area. It’s now officially being advertised by its producer, Allergan. The name of this long-awaited remedy for stubborn neck fat is KYBELLA. Dr. Grenga has become an approved KYBELLA injector and possesses “Expert Injector” status as a result of … Continue reading KYBELLA LAUNCHES ADVERTISING
It’s official now- the FDA has approved Allergan’s Juvederm ULTRA XC for use in the lips. Over the past three decades, a variety of materials have been used to plump thin lips. Most lasted only about three months. These ranged from proteins derived from various non-human sources and even human collagen has been tried. But, … Continue reading APOCALIPS NOW