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Welcome to our blog at Garza Plastic Surgery. Our team strives to give you the latest and greatest news for all things covering plastic surgery and aesthetics in Nashville.

blog Garza Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics in Belle Meade and Nashville TNLearn about a range of topics from frequently asked questions, popular procedures, what to expect after treatments, skin care routines or surgery & more.

 

Common Blog Topics:

Breast reconstruction surgery
DIEP flap surgery
Microdermabrasion
Hydrafacial
Skin care
Best skin care products
Microdermabrasion facial
Facial definition
Facial treatments
Extraction facial
Botox
Dermaplaning
Chemical peel
Nashville skin & cancer

October 2020

Can Plastic Surgery Change Your Life?

2020-10-21T20:16:29+00:00October 15th, 2020|

If you’re asking yourself “can plastic surgery change my life?” the answer is: “yes it can!” There are many types of cosmetic and aesthetic procedures that can improve all kinds of aesthetic concerns. When you visit with Dr. Robert Garza he will review your condition, your medical history, and your goals and recommend the best treatment. Let’s look at the many types of plastic surgery procedures and how they could help you change your life. Facial [...]

September 2020

Microdermabrasion to Treat Scars and Marks

2020-10-26T23:47:21+00:00September 15th, 2020|

WHAT IS MICRODERMABRASION? Microdermabrasion is an easy exfoliating skincare treatment that restores your skin’s natural glow. This treatment is performed by a skin care professional, such as an aesthetician, with a handheld device. The main benefit of microdermabrasion treatments is specific and targeted exfoliation, especially for removing acne scars, fine lines, wrinkles, and even for stretch marks. Learn more about what to expect from microdermabrasion at Garza Plastic Surgery in Belle Meade, Tennessee. HOW DOES [...]

August 2020

Beautify Skin With IPL Treatment

2020-08-18T17:12:19+00:00August 15th, 2020|

It’s been summer for a few weeks now, and if you’ve spent a lot of time in the sun you may have noticed some unwanted sunspots on your skin. While catching a few rays can give you a nice tan, your skin may not tan all at once, causing too many freckles to form on the skin. A few freckles can be cute if that’s your goal. However, if you want to beautify your skin and [...]

July 2020

How To Combat Premature Wrinkles

2020-11-24T22:13:43+00:00July 15th, 2020|

Wrinkles are a natural part of the aging process. However, when premature wrinkles develop many people become concerned. You can combat premature wrinkles with proper skin care and cosmetic treatments. Our Garza Aesthetic products and procedures will help you reduce and even remove wrinkles and other signs of aging. What Are The Causes of Premature Wrinkles? Medically speaking, the first cause of wrinkles is age. However, there is a difference between chronological age and biological age. [...]

June 2020

The 2020 Injectable Dermal Fillers Guide

2020-10-12T19:25:15+00:00June 15th, 2020|

The 2020 Guide for Dermal Fillers is here! If you’re not familiar with what dermal fillers can do, now is the perfect time to learn more. If you want to improve the volume and texture of your face, these injectable cosmetic treatments available at Garza Plastic Surgery in Belle Meade are the perfect place to start. What Are Dermal Fillers? Aging is a natural part of life, and it causes many changes to the human body [...]

7 Uses for BOTOX That Will Surprise You

2020-10-12T19:19:39+00:00June 6th, 2020|

If you still find yourself asking, “what is Botox?” you’re not alone. It’s one of the most popular cosmetic treatments on the market with good reason. The solution is an injectable neurotoxin that is most commonly used to smooth wrinkles. This treatment is approved by the FDA, but doctors have found many other therapeutic uses for Botox. Some have been approved by the FDA, but others have not. The reason for this is because when a [...]

April 2020

Nonsurgical Cosmetic Procedures

2020-11-24T22:06:59+00:00April 15th, 2020|

AESTHETIC SERVICES NASHVILLE AESTHETIC SERVICES When it comes to cosmetic treatments, plastic surgery is one of the first things that comes to mind. However, if you do not feel ready for surgery, there are many kinds of nonsurgical cosmetic procedures available for your face and neck. Many of these aesthetic procedures can be performed in our Nashville clinic: INJECTABLES Kybella Kybella is a manmade form of substance that your body makes [...]

March 2020

Why a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Should Remove a Precancerous Mole

2020-10-27T00:11:23+00:00March 15th, 2020|

Why a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon Remove a Precancerous Mole A board certified surgeon is a physician who has completed their residency training in a specialty or subspecialty. The physician also has been given a board certification by a specialized organization such as the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Other board organizations may be unrecognized or recognized entities calling themselves “boards.” In some cases, like Dr. Robert Garza, a surgeon can be double-board certified. What is skin [...]

February 2020

What’s the difference in TRAM or DIEP Flap surgery?

2020-09-26T13:34:43+00:00February 15th, 2020|

When it comes to reconstructive breast surgery, there are two common, but distinctively different methods that surgeons typically use. One type involves using breast implants during reconstruction, and the other uses soft tissue for breast reconstruction. While implant surgery is the most common type, there are added benefits to soft tissue procedures such as DIEP flap and TRAM. These procedures are similar since they’re both soft tissue based, but also very different. These differences will determine [...]

January 2020

Are Breast Implants Safe After A Mastectomy?

2020-10-26T23:15:45+00:00January 15th, 2020|

Why do people get breast implants after a mastectomy and are they safe? To answer this question, it is important to know what a mastectomy does. This surgical treatment removes tissue from the breast, nipple, and areola in order to treat breast cancer. Because this surgery causes significant physical changes, surgeons also offer breast reconstruction surgery. These procedures involve placing implants in the treated area that will maintain breast structure. This can be done immediately following [...]

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