Plastic Surgery 101: The Beginner’s Guide

February 25th, 2017

If you struggle with feeling that your body isn’t quite the way you want it to be, you’ve probably wondered about getting plastic surgery. Celebrities make it look so easy, right?

People from all over the country come to see Madison’s top, board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Clifford King, M.D., Ph.D. for help achieving the beautiful contours they always wanted. But the process is not as simple and quick as the media makes it seem, so it’s important to understand what goes into a successful plastic surgery. Here are some essential things you, as the patient, need to know so that we can achieve the results you desire. Read the rest of this entry »

What You Need to Know About Liposuction

October 4th, 2016

Liposuction is still the number one requested cosmetic surgery in the United States. Developed back in 1982, this procedure gives new hope to thousands of patients who struggle to exercise and diet away unwanted patches of stubborn fat deposits like “love handles”, “saddle bags” and other problem areas. Although there have been several technical advances in liposuction surgery that impact the speed and efficiency at which we can remove excess fat, it remains a relatively simple body-sculpting procedure in which Dr. King skillfully suctions fat away from the target areas of the body in a systematic, safe manner. In fact, when done well, it even has several significant health benefits that go far beyond a sleeker profile. For the best outcome, however, it is very important for the patient to also understand liposuction, how it works, and what the risks and long-term benefits are.

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Male Breast Reduction for Gynecomastia Gaining Popularity

September 2nd, 2016

You may not have heard of gynecomastia, but you have probably heard of man boobs or “moobs”. It’s a very troubling condition that causes breast tissue swelling in men and boys. That swelling is hard enough on a man’s sense of self, but gynecomastia is also often accompanied by pain and tenderness that makes it hard to engage in sports and other activities. Although the condition rarely causes any other health problems, it can severely impact self-esteem, which can negatively affect all other areas of a man’s life. The condition is so troublesome that male breast reduction surgeries account for 40 of all breast reductions worldwide.

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What is the Difference Between a Breast Lift and Breast Augmentation

August 9th, 2016

If you desire a change or enhancement in your breasts, you have a couple of options that might suit you. The overall outcome you are looking to achieve and your specific issues with your breasts determines which option is best for you. Two common and popular breast  procedures available to you are the breast lift and breast augmentation. Below are explanations of both so you can decide which one (or both) is better suited for you.

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The Benefits of Microdermabrasion

July 26th, 2016

Like Botox, microdermabrasion is a popular and gentle cosmetic treatment that is useful for people of many skin types and ages. On average, it takes around five to 16 sessions to see the benefits. More and more people are turning to microdermabrasion as their go-to procedure as it is not time-intensive and is a completely non-invasive procedure.

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