Monthly Archives: February 2013

Dr. Paul M. Parker of Parker Center for Plastic Surgery Supports ASPS Warning on Medical Tourism

Recently the American Society of Plastic Surgeons released a video warning plastic surgery patients about the potential dangers of traveling abroad for cosmetic procedures. Patients should be aware of the fact that foreign countries have a significantly different standard of care than the United States does. “Medical tourism is the complete reverse of the traditional …

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Patient of the Month for February 2013 – Facelift

This month’s Featured Patient highlights facelift surgery. A well done, state of the art facelift should rejuvenate a patient to make them look more youthful and well rested, specifically avoiding an “operated look”. A recent study in the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery journal showed that patients  5 ½ years (on average) after their face lift …

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