January 12, 2010
An an abandoned shar pei in Australia gets a Facelift and eyelid lift. Kristen Seymour writes: You see, Roland’s wrinkles actually caused his eyelashes to turn inward and scratch his eyes, a condition called entropion which can cause blindness, reports the Sydney Daily Telegraph. This is not an uncommon problem for the breed, but, fortunately,…Read the rest of this entry »
December 11, 2009
The Parkland Flag Football Buddies made the cover of the December issue of Sports Illustrated Kids as the 2009 Youth Football Team of the Year! Congratulations to Dr. Cabera’s son Aaron who is a team member on the Parkland Flag Football Buddies. Way to go Aaron!
December 8, 2009
You’ve heard of it, right? The new health care reform bill that is being debated in the Senate… a bill that would impose a 5% tax on cosmetic surgery procedures. If you haven’t already heard of it, it’s being called Bo-Tax. The theory is to inflict a tax on “not medically necessary” procedures, like a…Read the rest of this entry »
February 11, 2009
Doctors Giorgio and Arpad Fischer, two American surgeons working in Rome, Italy, invented the liposuction procedure in 1974. The roots of liposuction, however, date back to the 1920s. Relatively modern techniques for body contouring and removal of fat was first performed by a French surgeon, Charles Dujarier. A tragic case that resulted in gangrene in…Read the rest of this entry »