| Sep 10, 2012
| 5:04 AM
It's a common refrain in Gia D'Anna's office: Extra inches that childbirth or time left around the middle are resisting diet and exercise.
D'Anna is the office manager for a Lutherville plastic surgeon, and, as a mother, she sympathizes with the...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 1:10 PM
Johns Hopkins doctors have received approval from the university’s institutional review board to begin doing face transplant surgeries, becoming the second hospital in Baltimore to offer the complex procedure.
There have been only 22 such...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 1:26 PM
Marion Snyder Goldstein, a nurse who supervised operating rooms for decades at the now-closed Children's Hospital on Greenspring Avenue, died Tuesday at Stella Maris assisted living in Timonium. The longtime Baldwin resident was 92.
The family was not...
| Apr 15, 2012
For years, I walked untouched among the ranks of the surgically enhanced — all those nips and tucks, wondrously wider eyes, graceful noses and chiseled cheekbones.
But all that changed when I moved to a cosmetic surgeon's dreamscape: South Korea....
| Feb 19, 2013
| 7:31 AM
Kim and her new nose are throwing a little party to debut her readjusted cartilage.
She also wants to celebrate her sobriety. Cute idea, having a coffee bar instead of a liquor bar. The annoyed, strained smile on the barista's face when she suggested...
| Mar 10, 2013
Ace, a youthful Labrador, bounds across his lawn, fielding tennis balls and hurrying them back to his owner.
His tail wags. His coat is thick and shiny. He barks with enthusiasm. To the naked eye, Ace is a strapping example of dogdom. Who would guess...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 7:41 AM
With all the talk about breast cancer, you’re bound to hear a few things that simply aren’t true. So, in an effort to help keep you informed, We’ve compiled a list of the most common myths about breast cancer that patients ask about....
| Jan 28, 2013
| 10:35 PM
On Facebook, he describes himself as a ‘‘wounded warrior . . . very wounded.’’
Brendan Marrocco was the first soldier to survive losing all four limbs in the Iraq War, and doctors revealed Monday that he’s received a...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 5:50 PM
Kate Middleton's nose was among the most-requested body parts at Britain plastic surgery centers last year. It's quickly becoming a fad in the U.S. as well, as a 21-year-old Manhattan woman describes how stealing the Duchess' schnozz gave her photogenic...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 1:19 PM
A patient appreciation event is from noon to 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, at Plastic Surgery Services, 1140 Conrad Court, Hagerstown. Thomas with iS Clinical will demonstrate the Fire and Ice Facial. Refreshments and raffles will be available. RSVP by today....
| Jan 11, 2013
| 8:17 AM
A Southwest Virginia plastic surgery practice is the first and only facility in the region to offer FDA approved non-invasive face lifts that don’t involve cutting or scars. Since the Southwest Virginia Center in Roanoke began offering the Ultherapy...