I frequently hear from patients after surgery or an accident where they ask me 'can't plastic surgery remove scars'? Well, the truth is that a plastic surgeon can many times make a scar look better or place it in a less conspicuous area, but once a scar is present, it can never be removed. Yes, not even with all the fancy gadgets like lasers, creams and things like that, there will always be a scar, of some sort left behind. Below is a good article about scars that provides a lot of information for all of you.

http://www.smartbeautyguide.com/news/body-contouring/scars-art-plastic-s...

Dr. Julio Garcia understands that his patients do not typically come to the decision of cosmetic surgery lightly. Most of our patients do excellent research before settling on a procedure that they believe will meet their cosmetic goals. However, it is important to realize that in additional to the desired result, it is incredibly important to research your surgeon as well.

Dr. Garcia encourages his patients to ask lots of questions regarding his experience level and expertise as well as the process for undergoing cosmetic surgery. Any surgical procedure, whether cosmetic or...

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