Cosmetic Surgery Blog

Help Us Improve Our Ability to Provide You with the Care You Need

At Advanced Surgical Concepts, our goal is to continually improve our ability to care for all of our patients. Our well-trained staff is dedicated to providing consistent high quality care and remaining up-to-date on with any and all information that pertains to our field. Unfortunately, we are faced with a dilemma that hinders our ability […]

What Can I Do About My Sagging Upper-Arm Skin?

Have you noticed that your upper-arm skin has started to sag to the point where your arms look like angel wings? This issue happens a lot as people age, especially with people who have lost a lot of weight. Although angel wings can make you feel unhappy with how you look, you’re in luck – […]

What to Expect During a Breast Lift

Are you interested in booking an appointment for a breast lift but have concerns about the steps involved in the procedure? If so, this post should be perfect for you. When you come in for your mastopexy, you’ll first be given anesthesia to make sure that the procedure’s comfortable and pain free. The exact type […]

Breast Reduction Chattanooga

Breast Reduction has helped so many women to reduce the excess weight, pain, and strain of overly large breasts. Having overly large breasts can make physical activities more difficult. The breast reduction procedure can be performed in a couple different ways depending on the amount of reduction required to achieve the results desired. In addition […]

Breast Surgery for Female Athletes

Breast augmentation patients  have different motivations for undergoing surgery. Some want to restore volume lost during nursing while others may simply prefer to achieve a more appealing aesthetic. Patients may also seek breast surgery for reasons related to athletic performance. It seems breast implant surgery and breast reduction are two of the most popular cosmetic […]

Are your earrings aging you?

photo courtesy of In recent years, statement jewelry has been quite the rage. In particular, colossal hoop and dangle earrings are a wardrobe staple. While these pieces can certainly add “bling” to your get-up, they can also age and damage your earlobes. As we age, our skin loses elasticity and volume…becoming thinner and saggier. […]

Plump Lips are All the Rage

Kylie Jenner image courtesy of If you keep up to date with pop culture, you are probably aware of the Kylie Jenner lip challenge and the media’s obsession with her facial metamorphosis. After months of denying plastic surgery rumors, Kylie recently admitted that her sultry and ever so coveted lips were indeed the product […]

3 Things You Should Know About Tummy Tuck

Pregnancy is one of the most beautiful miracles of life. Unfortunately, for many mothers, pregnancy imposes some not so beautiful effects on the body including stretch marks, protruding abdominal muscles and sagging skin. Once a new mother has lost all of the “baby weight”, she may be disappointed to see that her stomach no longer […]

Curves are in

Beyonce image courtesy of Wikipedia Throughout history, distinctive body shapes have been regarded as fashionable or desirable. With passing decades, body type trends have evolved. Depending on the era you live in, you may be lucky enough to naturally posses the figure coveted by mainstream society at any give time. Back in the 1950’s, Jayne […]

Misinformation Regarding Cosmetic Surgery

In an attempt to provide the utmost in patient care and education , we find it necessary to discern the field of cosmetic surgery from that of  plastic surgery.  As a practice that offers cosmetic surgery, on a daily basis,  we encounter patients who are unable to distinguish “cosmetic” from “plastic”. For this reason, we have published numerous articles expressing the […]