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Free Flap Breast Reconstruction: Fear Not Your Age

2019-03-25T12:28:35-05:00December 17th, 2018|

Here in Sarasota, Altiora is updating news on Free Flap Breast Reconstruction after mastectomy. At Altiora, we realize this type of surgery is a troubling issue for all women.  And it's even more so for older women.  So, the plastic surgeons here in Sarasota are eager to share an article full of special news and [...]

Shocking Skincare: Winter Tips

2018-12-05T13:09:24-05:00December 3rd, 2018|

Shocking Skincare?  Well, we might have exaggerated our title just a little.  However, we do know some skincare tips that might at least surprise you.  Although Sarasota winter is generally mild, we still notice that this season dries and irritates our skin.  And if you are planning a holiday trip to a cold or snowy [...]

Thanksgiving Blessings Begin Holiday Season

2018-11-26T00:56:53-05:00November 24th, 2018|

Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber-Monday have opened our winter Holiday season.  This is a busy time, of shopping for gifts, planning holiday gatherings, and decorating our homes. In the Glow of Thanksgiving Thanksgiving Opens Our Fall and Winter Season of Joyful Holidays. Prepare Your Skin However, at Altiora Plastic Surgery [...]

The Face-lift: Sarasota Secrets of the Real Thing

2018-11-16T23:55:56-05:00November 10th, 2018|

Our face-lift blog this week begins with a story.  Ella thought she might want a face-lift when she was in her early forties. However many of the new non-surgical anti-aging techniques debuted and she avoided the issue. Then, career and family responsibilities overtook her schedule. Fillers, Botox and No Time for a Face-lift At [...]

Halloween 2018: Sarasota Skin Tricks or Treats

2018-11-06T15:40:27-05:00October 28th, 2018|

Halloween 2018 brings out the child in all of us.  On the one hand, you might really be a kid, a middle-school-aged young man or young lady. You are definitely planning a big night of trick-or-treating with your friends. On the other Halloween Hand, you might be the dressed-up middle-aged chaperone of a kids Halloween [...]

Breast Cancer: A Sarasota Salute To Pink

2018-10-16T06:01:43-05:00October 15th, 2018|

Breast Cancer facts will be the subject of many events, commentaries, and blogs over the next few weeks.  October features a global recognition of the meaning of pink. Likewise, Altiora Plastic Surgery & Medispa recognizes the campaign for Breast Cancer awareness.  We are wearing our pink ribbons and we hope you are doing the same.  [...]

Breast Reconstruction Closes the Cancer Loop in Sarasota

2019-03-25T12:10:06-05:00October 2nd, 2018|

Breast reconstruction after cancer surgery used to be reserved for a wealthy few.  The Women’s Health and Cancer Rights Act of 1997 changed that forever.  Then, in 1998, legislation declared breast reconstruction following mastectomy to be a right in the United States.  Since those early times, breast reconstruction following treatment for has continually improved. Breast [...]

Breast Lift:  The Surgery No One Mentions

2018-09-19T03:05:06-05:00September 19th, 2018|

Breast surgery is no longer the taboo subject in used to be.  Breast size often causes the most excitement, but there are other considerations. In this article, meet three friends who make a surprising discovery. Laura's Breast Surgery Story For example, Laura easily confided to her friends that she had gotten a breast reduction. She [...]

Oxylight Refreshes Your Summer Skin

2018-08-25T18:11:00-05:00August 24th, 2018|

Oxylight:  Altiora reminds you that your skin might have to forgive you a lot for your Sarasota Summer skincare. This is especially true when we think about the times we broke healthy skincare rules. Oxylight can help. Will your skin forgive you for the fun you had this at our beautiful Sarasota beaches this summer? [...]

Plastic Surgeons Speak Out on Lawn Mower Incidents

2018-08-18T07:22:49-05:00August 16th, 2018|

Plastic surgeons have spoken out on lawn mower safety. Not only plastic surgeons, but many types of surgeons join us in bringing awareness of this danger. We of the Altiora Plastic Surgery & Medspa join the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) in bringing you a special alert of critical importance. Because we are concerned [...]