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What to Know About Allergan’s Textured Implant Recall

Recently, global breast implant manufacturer Allergan voluntarily recalled their BIOCELL® textured implants and tissue expanders because of a concerning link between textured implants and a rare form of lymphoma. Dr. Ortegon would like to assure patients that this recall does not affect patients who received Natrelle® smooth implants from a breast augmentation procedure with Dr. […]

New FDA Warning for Breast Implants

Recently the FDA issued a warning that certain types of breast implants are being related to cancer. This surfaced because recently around 500 women have been diagnosed with Breast Implant Associated-Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). The BIA-ALCL relationship has been researched for many years, but now the FDA is officially warning patients and doctors about […]

Tummy Toning Twosome: Liposuction & A Tummy Tuck

  At San Antonio Cosmetic Surgery, many patients come to us desiring a taut and toned tummy. What do we recommend? The tummy-toning duo consisting of liposuction and a tummy tuck. Both body contouring procedures, liposuction and a tummy tuck are two different approaches to a slimmer midsection. Whereas liposuction removes stubborn fat, a tummy […]

How to have Taut Skin with ThermiTight

As we age, so does our skin. If tight skin exemplifies youth, loose skin can only age us. As many of us are far too familiar with, as the years pass, our skin’s springy elasticity disappears—leaving slack, saggy skin. This summer, leave lax skin in the past. Dr. Ortegon is pleased to offer ThermiTight. ThermiTight is […]

Laser Genesis: A Beautifully Vibrant and Healthy Complexion

  For many, the struggle of teenage acne will not be soon forgotten—unfortunately, for some of us, the perils of an imperfect complexion are still all too real. Many patients come to San Antonio Cosmetic Surgery in search of clear skin. In hopes of helping, we often recommend Laser Genesis. Promoting vibrant and healthy-looking skin, […]