If you have sun spots, hyperpigmentation, or an uneven skin tone after the long summer (which many of us do), give your skin a boost with an advanced skin rejuvenation treatment. We recently introduced the SmartSkin™ system at our Portland plastic surgery practice to give patients more options for renewing and restoring their skin. Unlike other laser skin resurfacing procedures, the SmartSkin™ laser uses micro ablative technology that ensures fast healing. The laser targets damaged areas and helps to improve skin irregularities in a very short period of time. Continue reading
We understand how frustrating it can be to lose those stubborn pockets of fat no matter how good your fitness program and diet may be. Many of our patients benefit from a VASER Lipo procedure that’s designed to remove excess fatty deposits with minimal trauma to surrounding tissues.
Hundreds of thousands of women undergo a breast augmentation procedure every year, and different types of implants can produce very different results. If you want a more natural look, talk to Dr. Burgess about gummy bear implants like Sientra. Sientra breast implants in Portland can have an anatomic or teardrop shape and a textured surface, which can help to achieve results very similar to your own natural breast tissue. Also, unlike other implants, the texture of these breast implants promotes tissue growth so the implants can stay in position.
Summer is right around the corner and as you start spend more time outdoors in the sun, you may notice you skin beginning to look a little dull or develop some discoloration. One of the most effective ways to refresh your look for the season is with an IPL Photofacial treatment. This procedure can be very effective for correcting sun-damaged skin and improving the overall texture and tone of your skin. You can get a single treatment or a series of treatments over the course of a few months to enhance your skin just in time for summer! Continue reading