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September 03, 2019
Breast implants are not designed to be permanent, and may need replacing at some point. Most breast implants will last for at least ten to twenty years, though. Many breast implants are also covered by warranty, so if it ruptures or fails in some way during the warranty period, you can get it replaced for a reduced cost.… Read Full Post
July 31, 2019
Rippling is one of the more common side effects of breast augmentation. Breast implants are malleable so that they look and feel more natural in the breasts. However, this malleability means that they can also ripple. Visible rippling is less common than rippling that you can feel but not see. It does happen, though, especially in women who don’t have a lot of breast tissue.… Read Full Post
June 24, 2019
Are you curious about nose surgery? Take our short rhinoplasty IQ test to see how much you know about this procedure. If you would like to learn about your candidacy for rhinoplasty, the board-certified plastic surgeons at Grossman | Capraro Plastic Surgery are here to help.  Rhinoplasty is a cosmetic procedure that is designed to address imperfections with the bridge, tip, and nostrils of the nose. Addressing issues like asymmetry, bumps and humps, and bulbous tip, this procedure helps to bring the nose into ideal proportions with surrounding facial features and can have a profound impact on the entire appearance of the face. If you live in Denver, Greenwood Village, or surrounding areas… Read Full Post
Category: Nose Surgery
June 24, 2019
Woman holding a breast implant next to her braFollowing breast augmentation, a compression garment or supportive bra will be needed to help reduce swelling and discomfort while improving results. These bra alternatives will also serve to protect your incisions from irritation, helping to improve your overall experience. Depending on factors… Read Full Post
June 14, 2019
Initial recovery from breast augmentation is relatively short, lasting three to five days for most women. During this time, swelling, tenderness, and even some pain can be expected, though there are several safe and effective ways to improve comfort while you are recovering. Depending on factors unique to your body, ibuprofen may be sufficient for dealing with postoperative breast augmentation discomfort. If more pain relief is needed, we can offer prescription pain medications as appropriate. Most women are able to discontinue pain medications after the first few days. You can help reduce discomfort by taking time to rest after your surgery. Carve out space at home where you can relax… Read Full Post
May 24, 2019
At Grossman | Capraro Plastic Surgery, we’re committed to making sure your desired procedure fits into your budget. We offer a variety of financing options to address your unique needs. During your consultation, we’ll discuss these options with you in detail and assist you in filling out any necessary paperwork. The infographic below also provides some ideas for other ways you can pursue financing for your plastic surgery. If one of these options works better for you than the plans we offer, we are happy to accommodate your preferences.… Read Full Post
May 09, 2019
Diet and exercise aren’t always enough to banish pockets of unwanted fat. If you’re struggling to tone certain areas of your body, liposuction may be able to help. This popular body contouring procedure was performed on more than 250,000 patients in 2018, up five percent from the previous year. Find out if liposuction could help you achieve your cosmetic goals. What Is Liposuction? Liposuction is a surgical procedure that shapes your body by removing excess fatty deposits. While it can be performed nearly anywhere, our patients most commonly seek liposuction for their:… Read Full Post
April 24, 2019
Choosing to get plastic surgery is a highly personal decision, especially when it comes to the mommy makeover. After a particularly difficult pregnancy or birthing experience, you may feel vulnerable opening up about issues related to your body image and self-esteem. At Grossman | Capraro Plastic Surgery, we understand the sensitive nature of the mommy makeover procedure. You can trust that everyone on our team will help you feel comfortable throughout the entire process. What Is a Mommy Makeover? A mommy makeover is designed to restore and reshape a woman’s body after pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding. It includes multiple procedures customized to each patient’s treatment needs… Read Full Post
Category: Mommy Makeover
March 13, 2019
While liposuction and CoolSculpting both shape and contour your body, they’re not the same. Liposuction is a surgical procedure that suctions away fatty deposits in nearly any area of your body. In contrast, CoolSculpting is a non-surgical method of fat reduction that permanently freezes away targeted fat cells.… Read Full Post
February 22, 2019
Liposuction is a surgical body contouring procedure designed to help you achieve your ideal aesthetic by removing unwanted fat that’s resistant to diet and exercise. Safe for nearly any area of your body, liposuction does require a period of rest after the procedure. Follow our recovery timeline so you can enjoy best enjoy your new body. To learn more about this procedure or to schedule a liposuction consultation with one of our plastic surgeons, call 303-320-5566. We serve patients in Denver, Greenwood Village and surrounding areas of Colorado.… Read Full Post
Category: Liposuction