Tummy Tuck vs. Extended Tummy Tuck

Posted on July 19, 2018 by: Dr. Ronald DeMars

Are you wondering the difference between a “Tummy Tuck” and an “Extended Tummy Tuck”? Dr. Ronald DeMars, Portland Plastic Surgeon, has a busy tummy tuck practice and often informs patients of the difference. Starting with the basics: a “Tummy Tuck”, also known as an Abdominoplasty, is done to tighten and flatten the tummy and is


What is a Mommy Makeover?

Posted on June 9, 2015 by: Dr. Ronald DeMars

We get frequent emails asking “what exactly is a Mommy Makeover” as the term has become very popular in articles about plastic surgery.  The term refers not to a specific single surgical procedure, but rather is a slightly generalized term that can mean any combination of surgeries to the breasts and torso to help correct


What You Need to Know about Mommy Makeover

Posted on November 5, 2014 by: Dr. Ronald DeMars

Attaining a tight and toned figure before having children is hard enough — the physical effects of pregnancy and nursing make it even harder! Luckily, Dr. Ronald DeMars has the perfect solution: mommy makeover. This treatment, which involves a combination of plastic surgery procedures that address pregnancy and nursing-related changes (mainly in the breasts and