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The Top Five Things You Need to Know about CoolSculpting Before You Try It

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We know what you’re looking for: that magic machine that whisks away diet-and-exercise-resistant fat. Unfortunately, magic doesn’t exist. Fortunately, CoolSculpting is pretty close. But what exactly is CoolSculpting? Here are the top five things you should know about CoolSculpting before you try it.

1. What Exactly is CoolSculpting?

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CoolSculpting Reduces Unwanted Fat Without Surgery, Anesthesia, or Downtime

As we prepare for bikini season, many of us are concerned with areas of unwanted fat. While body contouring procedures like liposuction or abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) can eliminate stubborn fat, some patients may not be ready for comprehensive surgery or the downtime associated with these procedures. At Pittman Plastic Surgery, Athens plastic surgeon Dr. Ed Pittman offers FDA-cleared CoolSculpting® non-surgical fat reduction as an alternative to traditional body contouring.

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Best Plastic Surgeon In Athens GA

Why is Dr. Pittman the best plastic surgeon in Athens GA?

Dr. Pittman has decades of experience. In 1990, he began his plastic surgery training at a top national program in Dallas. After graduation and residency, he decided to relocate his family to Georgia. Meanwhile, he remained on the teaching staff at his medical school.

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“Brotox” and Men’s Plastic Surgery

When you think of plastic surgery and cosmetic skin treatments, most people think of women. While the majority of cosmetic surgery patients are female, 91% according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ 2011 procedural statistics, a growing number of men are also pursuing treatments to maintain their youth and help them look their best.

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Do I Need a Breast Lift or Augmentation?

Athens Plastic Surgeon Dr. Ed Pittman often sees many patients for breast procedures such as breast augmentation, breast lift, and breast reconstruction. While patients seek to enhance or correct the appearance of the breasts, they’re often unsure which cosmetic procedure will meet their aesthetic goals and needs. One of the most frequently discussed topics during consultations at Pittman Plastic Surgery is the difference between the two well-known cosmetic breast procedures, breast lift and breast augmentation.

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Exploring Your Breast Reconstruction Options

With over twenty years in the field of plastic and reconstruction surgery, Dr. Ed Pittman has seen how life changing a diagnosis like breast cancer can be. While survival is rightfully on the top of every woman’s breast cancer to-do list, it’s important to also become educated about your breast reconstruction options so that you can make an informed decision when the time comes to meet your individual needs.

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Eyelid Surgery: Is It Right for you?

With everyday interactions with colleagues, family members and even strangers, the eyes can be an important aspect of overall appearance as they are typically the first thing that someone notices about you. As we get older, the tone and shape of our eyelids experience progressively noticeable changes that make us appear more tired or older than we really are. At Pittman Plastic Surgery, Athens plastic surgeons Drs.

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Join Us: SkinMedica Skin Care & Peel Event

Pittman Plastic Surgery, P.C. will be hosting a SkinMedica® Skin Care & Peel Event Wednesday, April 30th from 10am-4pm! We will be featuring our Vitalize Peels for $95 (valued at $125) and our Rejuvenize Peels for $150 (valued at $175) as well as and have discounts on our products such as our Lytera® Systems for $200 (valued at $250). In order to help you achieve your desired skin care goals, we will also have our representative present for skin care consults.

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Saline vs. Silicone: Insight on Breast Implants

Breast augmentation has remained one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures in the U.S., and one of the first decisions about this procedure often involves patients choosing implants. The two FDA approved breast implant types, saline and silicone, are available in a range of sizes, textures, and shapes. Since every patient has different goals and body profiles, Athens plastic surgeons Drs. Ed Pittman understand that deciding which implant is best for your needs is a big decision. To help patients make educated choices, Dr. Pittman  discuss the differences of each implant type.

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Non-Surgical Procedures for your Face

You don’t always have to have surgery to get the appearance you’ve been dreaming of. At Pittman Plastic Surgery, we offer various non-surgical treatments and products to help you achieve a glowing and youthful complexion. The following is a small selection of our injectables, peels, and skincare products that will all help to prevent and reduce signs of aging, diminish fine lines, and are safe for all patients.

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