Abdominoplasty | tummy tuck
A procedure in which excess skin and fat is removed from the abdomen. Muscles from the abdomen can also be tightened if needed. It is a common cosmetic procedure for both male and female patients who have loose abdominal skin or fat deposits that do not reduce despite exercise and diet. An abdominoplasty helps to achieve a smoother and firmer appearance of the abdomen.
Areola | nipple Revision
A simple procedure to address concerns about the appearance of your nipples or areola. Whether you feel your nipples are too long or inverted, or you feel your areola is too large. The procedure can be performed along or with any breast or chest surgeries.
Blepharoplasty | double eyelid
An ideal way for patients to improve the appearance of their upper and/or lower eyelid(s). Eyelid surgery may be a good fit for you, whether you suffer from physical or emotional distress related to having heavy upper eyelids, or are simply wanting to appear less tired. You may benefit from only upper or only lower lid surgery, or both procedures.
Brachioplasty | arm lift
A procedure which treats the sagging skin on the underside of the upper arm. By removing excess skin and fat, the result is smoother skin and better-proportioned contours of the arms.
Breast Augmentation | boob job
An ideal way for patients to increase the volume/size of their breasts as well as reshape and contour their breasts. A breast augmentation can be done by using either breast implants or fat transfer to increase the size of the breasts. This procedure can also restore breast volume lost after massive weight loss or pregnancy.
There are many reasons why a woman may seek to remove their breast implants. Sometimes the implants may no longer suit your desired appearance or you just wish to exchange them. Over time the implant may wear down causing a silicone leak leading to discomfort . Whether you want to remove the implants for psychological or for physical reasons, there are options to what you can do to augment your breast shape and size afterwards.
An ideal way to achieve a breast size more in proportion with your body shape and helps to alleviate the discomfort associated with overly large breasts. The natural shape and size of the breast can change over time due to age, pregnancy, or fluctuating weight. Breast reduction surgery may be a good fit for you, whether you suffer from physical or emotional distress related to having large breasts or you simply want to fit into your clothes better.
Circumferential Body Lift
A circumferential body lift treats sagging buttocks, abdomen, waist, hips and outer thighs. A body lift improves the shape and tone of the underlying tissue that supports skin and fat. Excess sagging skin and fat are removed and the procedure can also improve a dimpled, irregular skin surface.
Face | Neck Lift
This procedure cannot stop the aging process but is an excellent way to rejuvenate the face as well as the neck. Most patients requesting a facelift feel as though their facial features do not reflect their youthful spirit and energy level. The procedure can help address this by treating the decreased elasticity and excess skin along the midface, jaw-line and under the chin.
Gynecomastia is a condition that affects many males. Surgery can be ideal way for men to treat the excessive enlargement of the breasts. Most commonly it develops during puberty and in many cases resolves itself by the age of 20. In other cases, the excess enlargement of the breasts persists and the patient will seek surgical correction to remove the excess tissue.
A relatively simple surgical procedure that reduces the size of the outer labia (labia majora) or the inner labia (inner labia). For many women who dislike the appearance of their labia, or who experience discomfort because of excessive labia tissue, this procedure can improve the way they feel about their bodies, their physical comfort, and emotional comfort with sex.
Undesired or excess fat in certain areas can affect the contour of your body with or without clothes on. Usually these areas do not seem to respond to diet or exercise. Liposuction is a surgical technique used to remove these unwanted fat deposits from specific areas of the body. These areas can include the cheeks/chin/neck, stomach/waist, hips/buttocks, thighs, lower legs, chest and arms.
Mastopexy | breast lift
An ideal way to treat the sagging of the breasts by removing excess skin and tightening the remaining tissue to reshape for a better breast contour. The natural shape of the breast can change over time due to age, pregnancy, or fluctuating weight. This procedure is commonly performed on patients wishing to simply uplift and improve the shape of their breasts but not the overall size.
Medial Thigh Lift
An ideal way to reshape the inner thighs by reducing excess skin and fat, resulting in smoother skin and better-proportioned contours of the thighs. Usually combined with liposuction to improve the shape and tone of the underlying tissue. The procedure can also improve a dimpled, irregular skin surface. It can also be performed to remove excess fat to achieve a thigh gap for patients who do not have a lot of excess skin.
Mole, Cyst or Lipoma Removal
Surgical excision of a mole, cyst or lipoma is perfect for removing an undesired mass or lump on your body. Removal of moles, cysts and lipomas are not covered by Alberta Health Care because they are benign in nature. Therefore they are usually removed for a cosmetic reason.
Otoplasty | ear lobe surgery
An ideal way to improve the shape, position or proportion of the ear. Ear surgery may be a good fit for you, whether you suffer from physical or emotional distress related to having larger ears, or simply wanting your ears to feel more comfortable in hats, helmets or toques.
Rhinoplasty | nose job
An ideal way to change the size of the nose bridge and nostrils, and can even help improve your profile by correcting visible humps on the bridge of the nose. Rhinoplasty may be a good fit for you, whether you suffer from physical or emotional distress related to having a crooked/misshapen nose, or simply wanting your nose to appear smaller.
A scar revision surgery can be a simple procedure to address concerns about the appearance of your scar. Whether you suffer from physical or emotional distress related to a widened or raised scar, scar revision surgery may be a good fit for you.