Ballantyne Plastic Surgery and Cosmetic Surgery in Charlotte NC
Plastic Surgeon In Charlotte
Ballantyne Plastic Surgery is an intimate, professional practice led by Dr. Thomas Liszka, a highly skilled and respected plastic surgeon in Charlotte, NC. No matter which surgical or non-surgical procedure you have been thinking about, Ballantyne Plastic Surgery understands your desire to feel more confident. We invite you to learn more about our group, our credentials and reputation. From our initial consultation to well after your procedure, you’ll find we’re the perfect place to discover the art of confidence. It is this commitment to quality and customer satisfaction that makes us stand out among plastic surgeons in Charlotte, NC.
Our most popular surgical procedures include breast augmentation, breast lift, liposuction, tummy tucks, Brazilian butt lifts, body contouring, face and neck lifts, eyelid surgery, and rhinoplasty. Men can find relief when dealing with a condition called gynecomastia, an enlargement of the breast that can be easy correct with surgery if medication does not work or is no longer an option. Ballantyne Plastic Surgery also offers dermal fillers, expert skin care, laser hair removal, laser treatment for stretch marks, as well as a variety of lasers to help your skin look and feel younger.
People choose the option of cosmetic surgery for a variety of reasons. There are times when health related issues make it a necessary procedure. There are other instances when it is purely for aesthetic purposes. Whatever the reason, cosmetic surgery can make wrinkles disappear, tighten tummies and increase or reduce the size of breasts. Taking advantage of modern medicine has helped so many people battle the aging process and live with a more youthful look. As a result, confidence heightens, self-esteem rises and people enjoy life a little bit more. For your chance to make the best version of you, contact Dr. Liszka and let his expertise go to work on you.
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Mommy makeovers are becoming more and more popular as it is a perfect way to reward a woman after a pregnancy. The plastic surgery procedures involved in mommy makeovers are pretty straightforward, although there are some important things to know about the recovery period. Here are some helpful hints to follow after undergoing mommy makeover plastic surgery Charlotte NC.
Do enlist some help because you...
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To Our Patients,
The Surgeon General, the CDC, the American College of Surgeons, and the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery have all recommended delaying or postponing elective surgery and medically non-essential patient visits during the COVID 19 pandemic as we...
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The Vivace fractional micro needle is quickly becoming the newest and most effective way to naturally stimulate collagen production. This treatment is minimally-invasive and the results are speaking for themselves. Vivace fractional micro needling earned honors during the 2020 Aesthetics Everything Awards. It was also recognized with a 2020 patient’s choice award given by Realself, earning the distinction of “Most Worth It Procedure.”
The Vivace fractional micro needling experience involves...
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The use of BOTOX is quite common as it helps people get rid of unwanted facial wrinkles. Here is a look at the process of receiving BOTOX and what to expect before, during and after you receive your injections at Ballantyne Plastic Surgery.
Inform your plastic surgeon of...
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As women get older, many spend a good deal of time wondering whether or not a breast lift is right for them. Instead of continually wondering, there are ways to actually determine whether or not you are a qualified candidate for a breast lift. There are also different types of lifts for all different types of breasts.
It is first important to note that all breasts have a...
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Micorneedling is a concept that may be unfamiliar to some people, although it is becoming more utilized by people from all walks of life. But not all microneedling devices are equal. SkinPen, which is a product of Bellus Medical, has become the first microneedling device to receive FDA approval.
This is extremely important because it means the...
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Face lift surgery not only depends on the work of a plastic surgeon, but it also requires the patient to do the right things throughout the recovery process. Here is a checklist of what patients should do after undergoing face lift surgery.
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Plastic surgery is not just for women anymore. More and more men are turning to plastic surgery as an alternative for a number of cosmetic issues. One of the more common procedures nowadays is male breast reduction.
Gynecomastia, also known as male breast enlargement, can be caused by a number of factors. Some men notice an increase in breast size at puberty. While this usually subsides, some men continue with this into adulthood. Other causes of male breast enlargement can be...
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Over the course of time, such occasions like birthdays, Father’s Day, and other holidays come and go. Each year, it steadily becomes more and more difficult to find the perfect gift for a lot of men. There are only so many colognes, wallets and ties to go around. Wives, daughters, friends and relatives now have a new option when it is time to buy a meaningful present for him.
A non-surgical cosmetic procedure is a gift that a man can see every single day. With affordable options to...
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Traditional forms of plastic surgery include procedures like the enhancement of breasts or the reshaping of the nose. However, the evolution of modern cosmetic surgery has meant more options for those looking to enhance their look. Now, there are a couple of new trends taking the world by storm, each one appealing to a particular gender.
Hours spent working out at the gym are no...
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Plastic surgery is a trend that does not seem to be slowing down as more and more Americans are undergoing some type of procedure. Here is a look at the hottest surgeries of 2014, which have continued to be the most popular into 2016.
1.) Breast Augmentation
According to a 2014 report compiled by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, breast augmentation (enlargement) remains the...
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Various plastic surgery come with different recovery periods and recommended practices. Prior to undergoing any plastic surgery, there are some important steps all patients need to take.
Avoid the No- No’s
It is best to stop smoking all together for...
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There is a lot about cosmetic surgery that the average person may not know. There are also some popular theories about cosmetic surgery which are completely untrue. Here is a look at 7 myths about cosmetic surgery.
Cosmetic surgery and plastic surgery are the same
Cosmetic or aesthetic surgery is part of the broader specialty of...
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The tummy tuck procedure, also referred to as abdominoplasty, takes anywhere from one and a half to three hours to perform. Most patients are permitted to return home the same day. Others may be required to spend a night under medical observation if they undergo circumferential tummy tucks or have multiple procedures performed. Once a patient returns home, there is...
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Nose jobs are a commonly talked about procedure and are also becoming more and more common among people of all ages. But for those who have no experience with rhinoplasty, there are several important things to know before opting for this type of surgery.
Results Are Permanent
Unlike many other types of plastic surgery, rhinoplasty is not something that needs maintenance. The results are...
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Men who suffer from gynecomastia can experience a lack of self esteem along with heightened levels of embarrassment. However, gynecomastia is nothing to be ashamed of as it affects close to half the male population at some point in their lives. Living with this condition does not have to be permanent any longer.
Gynecomastia is an enlargement of the male breast, giving them the appearance of having female breasts. It is caused by an excessive growth of breast tissue or mammary glands. All males are susceptible to this condition as there is no...
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It may come as a surprise that the majority of women have some sort of asymmetry with their breasts. One may be slightly larger than the other and in many instances, it is barely noticeable. However, there are times when breast asymmetry calls for a corrective procedure.
Generally speaking, the difference of at least a half of a cup size is noticeable and qualifies a woman as...
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Blepharoplasty is the medical term used for eyelid surgery and is a procedure being used by more men and women each day. Blepharoplasty can enhance a patient’s appearance in addition to improving their vision. It is a safe procedure utilized by a wide variety of patients.
Eyelid surgery can be a purely cosmetic procedure or it can be used to fix vision problems due to excess eyelid skin.
When people age, their eyelids lose elasticity and...
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When most people think of plastic surgery, they think of procedures that will enhance their appearance. Traditionally, that has been for women. But there is much more to the world of plastic surgery than Charlotte tummy tucks, breast augmentations and breast lifts. There a wide variety of options available for men to enhance the way they look.
It must also be stated that male plastic surgery differs a bit than...
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The joy of childbirth is immediate as the arrival of a new baby can make all those months of pain and effort well worth it. However, having a baby leaves mothers with some lasting physical evidence. To restore their bodies to the way they once were, a abdominoplasty or tummy tuck or may be just what the doctor ordered.
It’s normal to notice changes in your figure after having a baby. New mothers may notice a bulge in their stomach area that wasn’t there before. That bulge could be from loose skin, some additional fat that...
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Cosmetic surgery isn’t just for the rich and famous anymore. Gone are the days when only celebrities and affluent people would have exclusive access to these technologies that ultimately made them look good and feel even better about themselves.
Life-changing as they are, different cosmetic surgery procedures are performed 1.6 million times yearly. A study conducted by The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Inc. revealed that surgical and non-surgical cosmetic surgery procedures are expected to continue to rise throughout 2015. Increased awareness, better economy and a...
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Thigh lifts are becoming a more popular form of plastic surgery in Charlotte among women and are also referred to as a thighplasty. While this may not be the most common form of plastic surgery, it can be an effective way for women to get rid of pesky, unwanted fat in their thigh area.
To be considered a candidate for a thigh lift, patients should be relatively healthy and possess a body mass index that is below 35. The more ideal candidate would actually have a...
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Otoplasty is a type of cosmetic surgery that reshapes a person’s external ear. This procedure makes the ear much less prominent by reducing the actually size or the angle that it sits, whether it be for one or both ears. Those who are ideal candidates for otoplasty have a broad range of ages and conditions.
Children as young as age five are candidates for otoplasty, since...
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Like many other type of cosmetic surgery, patients who undergo liposuction are subjected to a recovery process. During this process, there are some important points that patients should know. Let us take a closer look at what lies ahead following a liposuction procedure with Ballantyne Plastic Surgery Charlotte NC.
What to Expect
In the first 12-24 hours, your incisions will leak out fluid. The leakage should stop by a few days but can continue through the first week, and that is normal. Sometimes, the fluid may even be a...
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Part of the breast augmentation recovery process involves breast massage, which can be done by the patient in the convenience of their own home. Here’s a look at how you can use breast massage and why it helps with your new breasts.
Why Should I Breast Massage?
Your body will not automatically adjust to your new breasts. Your body’s response to...
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Ballantyne Plastic Surgery
An intimate, professional practice led by Dr. Thomas Liszka, a highly skilled and respected plastic surgeon in Charlotte, NC.