| Mar 20, 2009
SANTA ANA -- Two Southern California doctors are facing disciplinary action for allegedly botching plastic surgeries.
The California Medical Board has filed accusations of gross negligence and incompetence against Dr. Harrell Robinson of Anaheim Hills...
| Apr 26, 2009
Dr. Efraim Gomez-Zapata advertised himself as a pioneer in laser liposuction in the Hispanic community — at a discount rate, no less.
But state health officials say the Stamford doctor's cut-rate surgeries came at a steep price.
Twice in two...
| Apr 20, 2009
Matrix RF Treatment with the eMatrix Machine
- The eMatrix machine performs the Matrix RF treatment, which is the very latest treatment skin rejuvenation. A tightening and resurfacing treatment perfectly adjusted to the specific needs of each...
| Apr 13, 2008
I know we're all supposed to be watching this season of "Dancing With the Stars" to see whether professional athletics or Broadway provides a better foundation for dance. But I'm pretty sure most of us are far too preoccupied with figuring out whether...
| Jan 29, 2008
Forget getting behind on your payments. Maysa, a 31-year-old accountant, is making payments on her behind.
For years the Beirut resident felt uncomfortable with her derriere. She tried dieting, exercise and weight-loss pills, to no avail. Then...
| Jan 16, 2010
Young, beautiful and obsessed with plastic surgery. Late last year, 23-year old reality star-turned singer Heidi Montag had ten procedures in one day. It's something some North Texas women say isn't pretty at all. Dallas resident Cynthia Minchillo says,...
| Jul 11, 2009
— As state health officials tell it, Dr. Efraim Gomez-Zapata is a family physician who dabbled in plastic surgery and put his patients at risk. One woman who went to him for an abdominal liposuction had a seizure on his operating table. Another,...
| Sep 14, 2009
Plastic surgery technology has advanced in leaps and bounds to help you look as youthful on the outside as you feel inside.
- Endoscopy, a minimally-invasive surgical technique in which the surgeon inserts a small tube with a light and video camera...
| Mar 13, 2009
Q: I would like to have my tummy tucked, but my best friend disagrees with me. What are your thoughts on this?
A: You are not alone in considering plastic surgery. But you should wisely weigh the pros and cons first.
About 1.9 million of the 11...
| Jan 11, 2010
"Hey honey, did you wash my manzier?"
This just sounds wrong, doesn't it? The fact of the matter is, if you don't find funny the "man bra" reference made famous in a 2006 Seinfeld episode, then you might not be laughing for a reason. Perhaps you have...
| Jan 20, 2010
Is Houston the new cosmetic surgery capital?
It's a booming business, even in this economy, with patients packing doctors offices in search of a new and improved you.
So why does it seem this once "hush-hush" industry is now the talk of the town?
| Jan 21, 2010
With a microphone in hand and one clipped to her lapel, radio personality Suzi Hanks gives live updates to the Dean and Rog Morning Show on her progress and interviews to us, all while trying to get mentally prepared for what's to come. "I'm nervous,...