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Barbara Walters Reports on Plastic Surgery
Dr. Kent V. Hasen, a breast augmentation surgeon in Naples, discusses a recent episode of the television show 20/20 called "The Cutting Edge" and gives his opinions about recent advancements in plastic surgery.
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"The recent 20/20 special examined how improvements in surgical techniques have shortened recovery times for a number of procedures,"
The TV show also addressed how innovations in non-surgical treatments, such as fillers and laser-assisted procedures, are affecting demand for more traditional cosmetic surgeries.
"Non-surgical treatments help patients postpone surgery or enhance the results of a recent procedure, but people frequently discover that they can't achieve the same results as they could with surgery," Dr. Hasen says. "I often explain to my patients that treatments such as BOTOX® Cosmetic can help to reduce the appearance of aging, but more dramatic results will require a surgical procedure such as a brow lift."
Dr. Hasen offers a full range of surgical and non-surgical procedures for people with a wide variety of cosmetic goals.
"With options such as CoolSculpting®
"I'm happy to see that more people are taking notice of the advancements in cosmetic surgery, and I plan on continuing to offer the most effective procedures for my patients."