In an article with GQ, Las Vegas-based surgeon Kevin Debiparshad, MD, who founded the clinic LimbplastX, claims he is capable of lengthening a patient’s legs by up to 3 inches. He says he achieves this by implanting titanium pins into the intramedullary canal of the bone, thus helping to elongate it.
The growing trend of reversing the effects of gluteal augmentation with fat grafting prompted TikTok personality Roxanne Ramsey to suggest celebrities have the money to change the way they look should the cosmetic procedure—Brazilian Butt Lift, or BBL—“take an [undesirable] turn.” But are BBLs easily reversible? Board-certified plastic surgeon Alexander Zuriarrain, MD, FACS, reveals all.
Apyx Medical Corp., the manufacturer of a proprietary helium plasma and radiofrequency technology marketed and sold as Renuvion, announces the release of a new surgeon testimonial video featuring its Renuvion Helium Plasma Technology.
Ronald Bergman, DO, and his medical practice, Bergman Cosmetic Surgery, P.C., of Des Moines, Iowa, have agreed to pay $800,000 to the United States and the State of Iowa to resolve allegations that Bergman wrongfully billed Medicare and Medicaid for services rendered by others and billed Medicare for medically unnecessary and unreasonable applications of skin substitute products.
BeautyFix—a medspa and plastic surgery center with multiple locations across the U.S. East Coast—has launched its Aesthetics Simulation technology, which allows potential clients to simulate their aesthetic results using software developed by EntityMed.