A Farewell Message
Dear Friends & Patients, The end of August and my retirement are fast approaching. The years have gone by much too fast. I still remember my early years in practice, and it doesn’t seem that long ago, but here I am saying goodbye to all of you. That’s not an easy thing to do as
5 Things to Know If You’re Thinking about Neck Lift in Portland
One of the most common complaints Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars hears from aging patients is loose neck skin under the chin. The effects of this cosmetic problem are far reaching as it not only hides the jawline, it can also throw off facial harmony. If you are bothered by the appearance of a
Can I Have A Baby After Mommy Makeover Surgery?
One of the more common surgeries performed by Portland Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Ronald DeMars is a combination of procedures dubbed the Mommy Makeover. The term refers to doing several procedures at the same time, usually including breast surgery and tummy tuck, sometimes with liposuction, to reverse the changes that pregnancy causes. This may include a
Choosing Between Breast Lift and Breast Augmentation
While breast augmentation continues to be the most popular breast enhancement procedure today, breast lift is not that far behind. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, breast lift is growing at twice the rate of breast augmentation surgeries. Read on as Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars discusses the differences between these two
Why More Men Are Getting Plastic Surgery
Did you know that since 2000, the number of men getting cosmetic surgery has increased nearly 30 percent? In 2017 alone, men accounted for more than 1.3 million cosmetic procedures. This data from the America Society of Plastic Surgeons shows a noticeable trend – more men are interested in plastic surgery than ever before. We’re
Will My Facelift Scars Be Obvious?
If you are considering turning back the clock with facelift, you have likely thought about the possibility of scarring. Some scarring after any cosmetic surgical procedure is inevitable. But as long as you work with a qualified surgeon and take proper care after your procedure, your scars should heal and become nearly invisible. Here, Dr.
What to Expect from Labiaplasty Recovery
Labiaplasty, a procedure to reduce the size of the Labia Minora and the inner vaginal lips, has increased rapidly in popularity according to Dr. Ronald DeMars, Portland Plastic surgeon. The reasons given by patients for seeking this surgery are about evenly split between wanting to diminish discomfort and wanting an improved cosmetic appearance. Dr. DeMars
Most Popular Cosmetic Procedures for an Ideal Summer Body
The year has just begun and while it may seem a little premature to be thinking about your summer body, it’s actually not. If you are unhappy with one or more areas of your body, Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars encourages you to book a consultation soon. Cosmetic surgical procedures, including those that are
What is the Difference Between a Quicklift and a Facelift?
Terminology can be confusing when discussing plastic surgery procedures. One such example is the confusion surrounding the plastic surgery procedures “Quicklift” and “Facelift”. Do you know the difference between the two? Many don’t! In fact, most people that visit us with an interest in facial rejuvenation treatments ask about the difference between a Quicklift and
Achieving Your New Year’s Resolutions with Plastic Surgery
Every year around this time, many plastic surgeons, including Dr. Ronald DeMars, see an influx of men and women scheduling consultations to discuss their cosmetic concerns and goals. This is no coincidence as many New Year’s resolutions are centered on weight loss and fitness. As plastic surgery continues to grow in popularity, more people are