George P. Chatson, M.D. Blog
Plastic Surgeon Serving North Andover, Boston, Haverhill, MA - Nashua, Salem, Manchester, NH & Nearby Areas
All surgeries have potential risks and side effects, and breast implant surgery is no exception.
One of the less understood complications from breast implant surgery is breast implant illness. Not an official medical diagnosis, breast implant illness refers to a wide range of symptoms that patients report...Read More
Did you know that September is National Self Improvement Month? What an excellent opportunity to consider those areas of your life that you’d like to enhance or improve.
Maybe you’d like to learn a new craft or take up a new hobby. Maybe you’d like to go back to school or change career paths. Maybe you’d like to start eating healthier or exercising more. Maybe you take a long look at your life and think, “Nah, I’m good.” and take the month to reflect...Read More
When breast tissue sags and skin becomes loose, the nipple often becomes displaced in the process. Breast lift surgery improves nipple location, restoring ideal projection while producing a more youthful and attractive breast mound.
During breast lift surgery, the underlying tissue is lifted and firmed. This improves the shape and appearance of the breasts. The nipple is lifted along with the skin, allowing...Read More
Recovery from facelift surgery can take four to six weeks. Many people feel comfortable returning to work after 10 to 14 days, but it will take a few additional weeks to feel “back to normal.”
Your comfort during recovery from facelift surgery can be maintained by following the directions provided by our office. These include tips on incision care and restrictions on demanding physical activities. Also...Read More
Several symptoms are possible in women suffering from Breast Implant Illness (BII). Five of the most common are:
- General Fatigue
- Concentration Issues/Brain Fog
- Rashes/Dry Skin
- Joint Pain/Stiffness
- Muscle Pain/Weakness
However, while these symptoms of BII can be found in several cases, not all women struggling with the condition will experience...Read More
Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) is used to produce ideal symmetry between the buttocks and the rest of the body. Utilizing fat from your own body, this procedure adds volume, improves contours, enhances clothing options, and creates natural-looking curves which, with proper diet and exercise, can last for years.
During your initial consultation, Dr. Chatson will listen to your desires, evaluate your frame, and help you decide if BBL is the right fit for your needs...Read More
Crow’s feet are the little wrinkles that extend from the outside corners of your eyes. Visible when squinting, smiling, and making various facial movements, crow’s feet can instantaneously make a face look more aged, weathered, and worn.
Crow’s feet do not respond well to most surgical procedures, making non-surgical options the best bet for this common concern. Some of the safest and most effective options include: