How Can I Speed Up My Tummy Tuck Recovery?

The Tummy Tuck surgery, more formally known as an Abdominoplasty, is one of the most common procedures done by Dr. DeMars. Many of our patients, upon completion of their family, want to get back to the young and tight abdomen they had prior to their pregnancies, with flatter and tighter muscles and tighter skin with


When Is It Safe to Exercise After Liposuction?

Considered to be the gold standard in fat removal, liposuction is a popular choice for patients who wish to remove stubborn fat deposits on parts of the body such as the abdomen, flanks, arms, buttocks and thighs. The results from liposuction can be life-changing as patients experience a boost in self-confidence thanks to their sexier


Exercising after liposuction

How Did Breast Implants Change My Life

Breast implant surgery in Portland isn’t for everyone, as we know. It’s expensive, it’s painful (for a few days), and we always have to understand it is not a once in a lifetime operation. Dr. DeMars, a plastic surgeon in Portland, always wants his patients to know if they opt for breast implant surgery there


When Is the Best Time for Eyelid Surgery?

Eyelid surgery is a facial rejuvenation procedure that enhances the appearance of the eyes for a youthful and more energetic appearance. People considering the procedure often want to know when the best time (or age) for eyelid surgery is. In this blog post, trusted Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars discusses how important — if


When is the best time for eyelid surgery?

Can Breast Lift Be Covered By Insurance?

  A breast lift operation, also known as a Mastopexy, is a common procedure performed by Dr. DeMars in his private surgical facility in Portland, Oregon. Pregnancy, weight gain and loss, and aging are all contributing factors in the loss of skin and breast tissue support leading to the condition of breast sag, known medically


Do You Lose Sensation with Labiaplasty?

As the number of labiaplasty procedures performed continues to rise, so too does the number of questions women have about the procedure. One common concern Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars hears from potential labiaplasty patients is whether the procedure causes loss of sensation in the vaginal area. In this blog post, Dr. DeMars answers


Do you lose sensation after labiaplasty?

What is the difference between liposuction and tummy tuck?

Patients frequently see Dr. DeMars to request Liposuction to flatten their abdomen when what they really need is a Tummy Tuck. Although Liposuction and Tummy Tuck are two operations that have the ability to flatten an abdomen, some patients will get nice results from Liposuction alone while others need the bigger procedure of a Tummy Tuck.


Common Myths about Plastic Surgery

There are many misconceptions floating around regarding plastic surgery that can prevent some people from seeking the cosmetic enhancement they desire. Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars makes it his priority to inform each patient of the facts they need in order to make the right decisions regarding their plastic surgery procedure. In this blog


Myths about Plastic Surgery

When is the Right Time for a Mommy Makeover?

Mommy Makeover is a term that has become popular in the last few years but is often misunderstood. Most patients think of it as a specific surgical procedure but it is not. Mommy Makeover simply refers to some type of surgery to the breasts and the abdomen to correct changes that occur after one or


Can I Get Pregnant After Liposuction?

Liposuction is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures performed today. As such, there are a lot of questions surrounding the procedure. Many women interested in liposuction in Portland have hopes of having children in the future and want to know if undergoing the procedure will affect their ability to bear children. In this


Can I get pregnant after liposuction?