Cosmetic surgery includes dozens of different procedures that can change your appearance—from the shape of your nose to the size of your breasts. It can help boost your self-esteem or improve your body’s function after traumatic accidents or surgeries. Though cosmetic surgery is more popular now than ever, there’s a lot you may not know about this fascinating surgical specialty, its history, and how it’s changing today. The First Recorded Plastic Surgery Occurred in 600 B.C. In 600 B.C., a surgeon named Sushruta performed the first recorded plastic surgery in India. His notes carefully describe a rhinoplasty (nose job) surgery using skin from the cheek. His notes also describe other cosmetic procedures such as ear lobe surgeries and cleft lip repairs. Sushruta even describes using wine as an anesthetic and creating his own tools for surgical incision. Barbers Used to Perform Plastic Surgery Barbers—yes the people who cut your hair—used to serve as surgeons in medieval Europe. They would cut hair, pull teeth, remove skin lesions or ulcers, and even amputate limbs. Fortunately, surgery education become more formalized over time so that the two professions separated. The First Plastic Surgeons Were Certified in 1938 Plastic surgery first become recognized as …
Though nonsurgical treatments like dermal fillers are becoming more popular each year, in many ways they still fall short of the antiaging results you can achieve with a facelift.
When you think winter, you may not think plastic surgery. But the colder months may be the best time for making big changes to your body—especially if you want to do it discreetly.
What is liposuction? Liposuction, the procedure to surgically remove fat, has one of the highest satisfaction ratings among all plastic surgeries. The procedure is used to help get rid of areas of stubborn fat, giving your body a more contoured shape.
Uh-oh. Holiday season is here, and we all know what that means! Turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, pumpkin pie, and of course decadent speciality lattes (what even is winter without a peppermint mocha frappe?) are all around you. Temptation lurks behind every closed door, inside every stove, and atop every table.
Halloween is over, witches. Trade in your Pumpkin Spice lattes for peppermint mochas, eggnog, and champagne because the holidays have arrived!
It’s no secret that quality is worth a little additional effort, that extra mile. How far would you travel for a quality tummy tuck plastic surgery procedure with amazing results? Would you drive to Richmond, D.C., or New York?
Hurricane Michael brought winds, rain, and colder temperatures-fall has officially arrived. For many reasons, this is considered the beginning of Breast Augmentation Season in Virginia Beach, and we’re happy to explain why.
You’ve no doubt heard of the Brazilian Butt Lift craze, but you may not yet be aware of the Virginian Butt Lift.
What is liposuction? Liposuction is a plastic surgery procedure in which excess fat is removed from almost any area of the body (stomach, arms, thighs, and more) by a qualified plastic surgeon in an accredited medical surgery suite. At Galardi/Rosenblum, our top-notch Virginia Beach plastic surgeons work with you to achieve the liposuction results you’ve dreamed of!
Here at Galardi/Rosenblum Plastic Surgery in Virginia Beach, our plastic surgeons are skilled and experienced at helping the residents of Hampton Roads achieve their physical goals. We want you to look as good as you feel, and we work with you every step of the way to make sure you’re happy with your results.
Rosenblum Plastic Surgery specializes in surgeries, treatments, and procedures that help our patients look as good as they feel. One of our most frequent complaints are around our patients’ chests, so we thought we’d answer some of your most common questions about the girls.
Freshen up your face with a lift from Galardi/Rosenblum Plastic Surgery in Virginia Beach, VA, at our accredited surgery suite just off of Shore Drive and Great Neck Road.
Going on vacation means taking lots of photos, from family portraits to selfies on the beach. Put your best face forward in every picture by getting a facelift before you get away this summer.
But if you can’t spend one more minute in the gym or face another day of eating just salads, it might be time to consider another way to get rid of stubborn fat: liposuction.
At Rosenblum Plastic Surgery Center in Virginia Beach we see patients of all ages, shapes, and sizes in our operating suite, accredited by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities.