As plastic surgery continues to evolve, certain trends, procedures, and treatments have become increasingly popular. One thing is for sure, the demand for non-surgical enhancement continues to grow—CoolSculpting®, laser skin resurfacing, and injectables are all highly requested at Kramer Plastic Surgery. That said, there is one treatment that stands out as a patient favorite, lip augmentation using injectable fillers. Continue reading Love Your Lips with Lip Augmentation
While enlarged breasts, known as gynecomastia, are common amongst men, few feel comfortable taking the first step towards male breast reduction surgery. Understanding just how difficult this decision is, Dr. Kramer takes pride in helping his male patients feel comfortable as they seek out his help. Continue reading Men! Love Your Chest This Summer with Male Breast Reduction Surgery
CoolSculpting has long been a patient favorite for non-surgical fat reduction at Boise’s Kramer Plastic Surgery. While it may be hard to believe, CoolSculpting with Dr. Kramer just got better thanks to the introduction of CoolAdvantage™. Designed to work more efficiently, CoolAdvantage delivers the same great results men and women have come to expect from CoolSculpting—only faster, more effectively, and more comfortably! Continue reading CoolSculpting® Just Got Better
Breast augmentation has undergone a fair amount of change since its inception in the 1960s. Breast implants themselves have continued to evolve—from the shell of the implant, to the type of material filling—and are now available in a number of varieties, including saline or silicone, smooth or textured, and round or shaped. Just as breast implants have changed, so too has the technique. One such change includes the invention of the Keller Funnel. Developed by Dr. Kevin Keller, the Keller Funnel was designed to better facilitate silicone implant placement. A board certified plastic surgeon himself, Dr. Keller saw the need in his own practice for an easier method of implant insertion. Continue reading A Better Breast Augmentation Using the Keller Funnel®
Known by many names, Rhinoplasty—also referred to as Nose Reshaping, Nose Surgery, and informally, as a Nose Job—is a frequently requested cosmetic procedure. When performed correctly and for the right reasons, Rhinoplasty can be a life altering and gratifying experience. Continue reading 3 Things to Consider When Considering Rhinoplasty
All About Your Breast Augmentation: A Three Part SeriesDuring their consultation with Dr. Kramer, some women are taken aback to learn that a breast augmentation alone may not give them the results that they are hoping to achieve. For many, a breast lift may be a smart addition. Whereas breast augmentation uses an implant to restore or add volume to the breast, a breast lift elevates and repositions the breasts to a higher, more youthful position. By lifting and tightening the breast tissue, a breast lift allows Dr. Kramer to restore the shape of your breasts. Continue reading Part III: Is Breast Augmentation Enough?
All About Your Breast Augmentation: A Three Part SeriesGone are the days when women favored an overly-filled and overly-sized implant. Whereas women once preferred a recognizably fake augmentation, women are now choosing a more subtle approach to their breast augmentation—opting, instead, for a more natural-looking enhancement. Continue reading Part II: Now Trending! A Natural Enhancement
All About Your Breast Augmentation: A Three Part Series
It is easy to get overwhelmed as you go about the initial steps of your breast augmentation. Choosing between saline and silicone can be one of the most confusing and difficult decisions that a woman will make. Neither saline nor silicone is better than the other, and ultimately, the implant that you choose is dependent on what you hope to achieve from your breast augmentation. Continue reading Part I: The Big Decision—Saline or Silicone?
Minimally invasive, CoolSculpting has few lasting side effects. Although highly effective at reducing stubborn pockets of fat, men and women sometimes come into their initial consultation with the belief that CoolSculpting will magically transform their figure. As a board certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Kramer always advocates for a well-educated patient as well as a thoughtful and well-informed decision. With this in mind, we would like to share three things our patients do not always know about CoolSculpting. Continue reading 3 Things Men & Women Do Not Expect After CoolSculpting®
Post-pregnancy, it is common for women to be displeased and even frustrated with their now-altered figure. Nowhere is this truer than their tummies. Finding their abdominal muscles weakened and a bounty of loose and sagging skin, a taut tummy is hard to achieve. In hopes of regaining the flat, firm stomach they once had, many mothers opt to have a tummy tuck as part of their Mommy Makeover. A tummy tuck, also known as abdominoplasty, targets and improves a weak and drooping tummy. Continue reading 3 Ways a Tummy Tuck Can Improve Your Post-Pregnancy Stomach