Piedmont Plastic Surgery Blog

Serving Greenwood, Greenville, Columbia, South Carolina & nearby Augusta, Georgia

March 27, 2015

There are many good reasons for Dr. Ted Vaughn, the Board Certified South Carolina Plastic Surgeon at Piedmont Plastic Surgery in Greenwood, to see breast augmentation candidates for a consultation prior to establishing their surgery plan.

Chief among these reasons is that Dr. Vaughn wants to make sure that all of his breast surgery patients are comfortable with their breast implant options and selection.

But before having that conversation with our plastic surgeon, here are two things for prospective breast augmentation patients to consider about...

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January 31, 2015

Doctors like our Board Certified South Carolina Plastic Surgeon Dr. Ted Vaughn at Piedmont Plastic Surgery in Greenwood, are aware that contemporary social mores are shifting away from super-skinny beauty in favor of the healthy, athletic-looking physiques popularized by such Hollywood stars as Felicity Huffman, Holly Hunter and (South Carolina native) Viola Davis.

With that in mind, Dr. Vaughn and his staff are ready to work with patients who want to achieve the toned, sculpted figure that has become as much of a Red Carpet staple as couture...

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January 15, 2015

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Ted Vaughn at Piedmont Plastic Surgery knows that the ever-popular New Year’s weight-loss resolutions mean people in and around Greenwood and Greenville, South Carolina may have renewed questions about liposuction.

So this is a good time to remind anyone who may be interested in liposuction — or the popular body contouring procedure that removes excess fat from such areas as the hips, tummy, thighs, knees, calves...

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December 23, 2014

A personalized, informative consultation with Dr. Ted Vaughn at Piedmont Plastic Surgery in Greenwood, South Carolina, goes a long way toward patient satisfaction prior to cosmetic surgery as well as less-invasive skincare procedures.

Our practice is proud to offer these consultations for $45-$75, depending on the nature of the procedure you discuss...

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December 10, 2014

At Piedmont Plastic Surgery in Greenwood, we know from working firsthand with South Carolina Plastic Surgeon Dr. Ted Vaughn, that American Board of Plastic Surgery Certification signals a thorough, caring and experienced professional.

As it turns out, a national survey indicates that cosmetic surgery patients and non-surgical procedure patients alike register a higher degree of satisfaction when they ...

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November 30, 2014

“I know nothing, but sign me up!”

That was “CBS This Morning” host Gayle King’s quip while introducing a recent segment on CoolSculpting, the revolutionary fat reduction procedure that is among the body contouring options at Piedmont Plastic Surgery, which serves patients from Greenwood, Greenville and the surrounding South Carolina communities.

Piedmont is offering a CoolSculpting event from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Dec. 9, 2014. Feel free to ...

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November 20, 2014

The annual season of merrymaking has arrived. But we know at Piedmont Plastic Surgery in South Carolina that getting into the holiday spirit can be tough when a person feels less than satisfied with his or her looks.

Especially during the holidays, cosmetic procedures for a more shapely figure or rejuvenated face, performed by a surgeon as diligent and caring as Board-Certified South Carolina Plastic Surgeon Dr. Ted Vaughn, can be a luxury that gets bumped down the seasonal “to do”...

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October 30, 2014

When our South Carolina plastic surgery patients consider breast augmentation, one frequent question that many of them pose to Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Ted Vaughn at Piedmont Plastic Surgery, is whether or not the procedure will leave visible scarring. To be sure, breast augmentation, or the type of breast surgery, will require Dr. Vaughn to make delicate surgical incisions.

During a patient's initial plastic surgery consultation, Dr. Vaughn will review breast surgery incision options and determine...

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October 15, 2014

The recently-reported uptick in plastic surgery procedures nationwide indicates that just like our South Carolina patients, Americans are more-than-ready to look and feel their best on the downhill side of "The Great Recession."

According to statistics released earlier this year by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), Americans spent an estimated $12 billion on cosmetic surgery procedures in 2013, and that amount reflects a 12 percent increase over the previous year.

With nearly 364,000 procedures completed in 2013,...

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September 20, 2014

As Americans continue to recognize the urgency of adopting healthier lifestyles, those same people are learning that it may take more than weight loss alone to achieve their ideal figure.

South Carolina plastic surgeon Dr. Ted Vaughn is well-trained in performing body contouring surgeries after weight loss, which is a combination of cosmetic surgery procedures designed to address the unwanted skin and fat deposits that not only become more visible after shedding unwanted pounds but also become more prominent as we age...

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