During pregnancy, the two large parallel bands of muscles in the abdomen (recti abdominis) stretch to accommodate the expansion of the uterus. For many women, in the later stages of pregnancy these muscles will separate and create a condition called diastasis recti. There is no way to fully prevent this...Read More
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Serving Greenwood, Greenville, Columbia, South Carolina & nearby Augusta, Georgia
Weight loss can cause a change of volume in the breasts. Typically the most effective way to deal with volume loss is through breast augmentation, though alone this is not always the best solution following weight loss.
Excess skin, sagging breast...Read More
Before undergoing liposuction, board-certified Greenwood plastic surgeon Dr. Ted Vaughn will need to evaluate your candidacy for the procedure. This will include a physical exam to ensure you are prepared for liposuction. It will also include a frank discussion on the...Read More
Throughout Greenville, Greenwood and the entire state of South Carolina, families will gather this weekend for Easter egg hunts and elaborate traditional meals. Regardless of whether your Easter clothes fit a bit tighter than you might like, or the warmer weather sparks a renewed interest in self-improvement, spring is a great time to consider an easy, fast-...Read More
It's common for men and women in Greenwood or Greenville who renew their commitment to diet, exercise and overall wellness, to wonder whether a cosmetic or plastic surgery procedure such as abdominoplasty or CoolSculpting® might help them achieve more immediate or satisfactory results.
Few of life's milestones provide the same joy and fulfillment as becoming a mother.
At Piedmont Plastic Surgery, which serves the communities in and around Greenwood and Greenville, our South Carolina plastic surgeon understands that with your baby also...Read More
Like many of the people who turn to Board-Certified South Caroline Plastic Surgeon Dr. Ted Vaughn for help achieving their aesthetic and cosmetic goals, these post-holiday scenarios may sound familiar:
- Your clothes are tighter.
- Your tummy is softer and rounder.
- Your thighs are wider.
Clothing alone cannot hide the unsightly bulge that comes with age or weight-gain. You can diet and exercise to address these physical flaws, but even those activities alone may not produce the results you want.
That's when it's time to schedule a consultation with our cosmetic surgeon, who...Read More
“Losing weight” and “getting into shape” always top the list of resolutions that people make around the New Year. So this is a good time to remind anyone living in or near Greenwood and Greenville, South Carolina that body contouring can help achieve your physical and aesthetic goals for 2016.
You already know...Read More