Denver Plastic Surgery Blog

Plastic Surgeons serving Denver, Littleton, and Surrounding Areas in Colorado

August 15, 2014

From time-to-time, potential patients in Denver will express some surprise at discovering a plastic surgery procedure they had never heard of before. People are often intensely aware of certain cosmetic issues that other people might not notice as well.

Otoplasty is a procedure designed to reduce and re-shape large, protruding ears. While patients of all ages have undergone an otoplasty, the most common patients are between the ages of four and 14.

For these children, their large ears...

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August 08, 2014

Plastic surgery is a popular topic of conversation in Denver and across the country. However, this doesn’t mean the conversation is always truthful or productive. Indeed, many myths about plastic surgery flourish in popular culture. These include:

  • Plastic surgery is dangerous: In reality, the most popular plastic surgery procedures are exceptionally common and possess excellent safety records. Every year millions of Americans undergo cosmetic surgery without experiencing any meaningful complications.
  • That means the plastic surgeon doesn’t matter: Nope....
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August 01, 2014

As we’ve discussed before, a mommy makeover is a series of procedures designed to help Denver-area women who have recently given birth and find themselves dissatisfied with the changes pregnancy can cause.

While every mommy makeover is unique and customized to your specific needs, the tummy tuck is often included.

A tummy tuck is designed to tone, tighten and flatten your mid-section while removing excess skin; it’s often combined with...

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July 22, 2014

At Grossman Plastic Surgery, our Denver plastic surgeons want to ensure that every procedure you undergo is appropriate for your specific needs. This means not performing more surgery than you require. One of the best examples of this dynamic is the mini-tummy tuck.

A mini-tummy tuck is designed to tighten loose abdominal muscles and remove excess skin below the belly button. As such, it’s appropriate if you don’t have any cosmetic issues above your belly button that you wish to address.

A full tummy tuck...

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July 15, 2014

Many of our Denver-area patients find cheek dimples to be charming, attractive and youthful. And many of them are surprised to learn that plastic surgery can help you achieve these dimples. At Grossman Plastic Surgery, we offer dimple creation surgery.

Dimple creation surgery is a simple, safe and effective facial procedure. In reality, a natural dimple is just a minor defect that causes some of the skin of your cheek to become linked with your facial muscles. When you smile, that skin is pulled downward, causing...

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July 08, 2014

Pectoral implants are made from soft, flexible silicone material. If you’re a man looking to improve the appearance of your pecs, our Denver plastic surgeons can help you achieve these goals.

The reality is that some men have difficulty achieving the rugged, masculine pectoral mass they desire, even with proper diet and frequent weightlifting. If you have this concern, plastic surgery might be an option for you.

There are a range of pectoral implant shapes and sizes. Our Denver plastic...

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July 01, 2014

At Grossman Plastic Surgery, we understand that breast augmentation costs can seem prohibitive to many Denver women. As such, many patients are tempted by apparent “bargains” that seem to offer a breast augmentation for an appealingly low price.

However, these “bargains” are usually anything but. They might be cheap at the time of purchase, but the end results of the procedures are often inadequate. And in some cases, the results are so poor that women have to undergo more procedures just to fix the original mistakes.

The breast augmentation procedure is...

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June 30, 2014

Full, sexy, eye-catching lips are an important element of attractiveness for many of our Denver-area patients. If you’re dissatisfied with the appearance of your lips, plastic surgery might offer a solution. Lip implants are available, and non-surgical treatments can also do great work.

At Grossman Plastic Surgery, we use PermaLip™ implants. These are made of a soft, solid silicone gel that won’t harden over time. When placed in your lips, these implants will provide a fuller appearance that is also thoroughly natural.

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June 27, 2014

Your choice of Denver plastic surgeon matters greatly when considering a plastic surgery procedure. As such, it’s important you learn as much as possible about your possible plastic surgeons.

Here’s what you should know about Dr. John Grossman and Dr. Philippe Capraro, the two doctors at the head of Grossman Plastic Surgery:

  • These two plastic surgeons together possess more than 60 years of surgical experience. This means they understand the operating room and how to handle anything that might happen.
  • Both of our Denver plastic surgeons are board-certified in...
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June 23, 2014

A mommy makeover is an extensive process involving a number of different plastic surgery procedures. As such, Denver-area women might be a little reluctant. The prospect of numerous procedures can be daunting. However, you should consider a mommy makeover if pregnancy, child birth and nursing have left you with numerous aesthetic concerns you wish to address.

Pregnancy, as rewarding as it is, can cause a number of unwanted changes to your body. These changes can affect your:

  • Stomach
  • Breasts
  • Buttocks
  • Thighs...
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