The American Society of Plastic Surgeons – of which Andover and Nashua plastic surgeon Dr. George Chatson is a member – has just released its 2015 plastic surgery trends report. According to this report, which is based off of numbers provided by board-certified plastic surgeons throughout the United States, the five most popular cosmetic surgery...Read More
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Eyelid surgery, also known as an eyelid lift or blepharoplasty, is an effective way to produce a more rested, alert, and refreshed appearance throughout the upper face. With blepharoplasty, Salem plastic surgeon Dr. George Chatson can:
- Lift the upper eyelids
- Remove excess fat and skin from the lower eyelids
- Eliminate puffy and dark areas from underneath the eyes
These benefits alone are often all it takes to produce a noticeably more youthful...Read More
Breast lift surgery addresses ptosis (sagging) of breast tissue caused by aging, genetics, and factors such as pregnancy and weight fluctuations. During the breast lift procedure, board-certified Salem plastic surgeon Dr. George Chatson will remove loose and sagging skin – a procedural step that may ultimately impact cup size. How much will lifting tissue and removing excess skin decrease breast volume? That depends on the individual. But a recent study...Read More
The colder, darker winter months are often the best time to undergo a surgical procedure. The slower pace and longer hours spent indoors during these months tend to be more accommodating to rest and recovery. What’s more, if your chosen procedure requires an incision in an area of the body that may become exposed as warm weather returns, choosing to have plastic surgery now allows more time for the incision to heal and can greatly reduce its visibility come springtime.
If you have been considering plastic surgery, now is the best time to act. Please call board-certified Andover...Read More
Excessive underarm sweating in the winter may not be something most people think about. But if you suffer from axillary hyperhidrosis, even the cold New England winter months will offer little reprieve.
If you are one of the millions of Americans who suffers from excessive and persistent underarm sweat, Andover...Read More
SmartLipo™ is an advanced form of liposuction that allows for more complete removal of stubborn fatty tissue. With SmartLipo, Andover plastic surgeon Dr. George Chatson can also help reduce risks such as excessive bleeding, adjacent tissue damage, and dangerous levels of fluid loss. While these benefits certainly make SmartLipo a better body contouring option for many of our patients, even this advanced technique cannot guarantee permanent results unless care is taken after your procedure.
To learn about maintaining your liposuction results, please call our Andover, Massachusetts plastic surgery center...Read More
Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day (BRA Day) is October 21st, giving us the perfect opportunity to discuss the importance of yearly mammograms and the right of cancer survivors to seek reconstructive surgery following mastectomy. Board-certified Salem plastic surgeon Dr. George Chatson strongly supports BRA Day and welcomes...Read More