May 25, 2016

Many of our Henderson patients often ask us, "What, exactly, is a tummy tuck?" If you're considering getting a tummy tuck, it is important to understand the basics of the procedure. Our experienced team wants to put your mind at ease and answer this question we get so frequently before you make your decision.

Definition of Tummy Tuck

A tummy tuck, also known as an abdominoplasty, is a surgical procedure that is performed to cosmetically improve the appearance of the abdomen. During a tummy tuck surgery, excess skin and fat are removed from the abdominal area. The...

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May 24, 2016

Getting a tummy tuck is a big decision. For women, it is especially important to know that the effects of a tummy tuck can be completely reversed if you get pregnant any time after your procedure.

Dr. Garcia recommends that when women consider getting a tummy tuck, that they wait until they're done having children, then get the surgery. Getting pregnant can cause the abdominal muscles and skin to...

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May 19, 2016

Las Vegas Plastic SurgeryPeople are always looking for a good deal. However, when patients seek out discounted plastic surgery procedures, the results can be disastrous—potentially causing further health issues. The field of cosmetic and plastic surgery has competition that does not exist in the medical health care field due to a diverse price range and varying degrees of surgeon experience.

To ensure that...

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May 13, 2016

Check out this slideshare in which we discuss a healthy candidate for any type of breast augmentation surgery:


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May 03, 2016

Body Contouring OptionsBody contouring is a form of plastic surgery than can help you feel more comfortable in your own body by reducing areas of stubborn fat or removing and tightening areas of loose skin.

In consultation with Dr. Julio Garcia, you can learn which procedures will best suit your individual needs and discuss exactly what to expect from surgery. You may benefit from body contouring options, such as:

  • ...
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April 30, 2016

The changes that a woman's breasts go through with time are quite varied. The breast are affected by many things beside genetics and childbirth. There are many different options for improvement of the changing breast. These can include breast augmentation, a breast lift, a breast lift with a simultaneous augmentation or even a breast reduction. What the woman might benefit from is best decided in a confidential consultation with a board certified plastic surgeon like myself. I will attach a link to a nice article you can peruse for insight into these changes. We welcome you to contact us though our website if you have any questions you...

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April 30, 2016

Is Abdominoplasty Right for Me?Choosing to undergo abdominoplasty is a personal decision that should be based on your unique cosmetic enhancement goals and the advice of an experienced plastic surgeon.

In general, tummy tucks are appropriate for patients who are:

  • Unhappy with small fat deposits or loose skin around the abdomen
  • At or near their ideal body weight
  • Aware of...
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April 25, 2016

Watch Las Vegas plastic surgeon Dr. Julio Garcia explain the difference between a plastic surgeon and a cosmetic surgeon. Plastic surgeons are extensively trained in their field, while cosmetic surgeons may have only taken a weekend course in cosmetic procedures.

Learn more about choosing a highly qualified plastic surgeon and your cosmetic surgery procedure options. Call us today at (702) 870-0058 to schedule your consultation with Julio Garcia,...

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April 21, 2016

Watch Las Vegas plastic surgeon Dr. Julio Garcia explain the difference between a facelift and non-surgical procedures, which are often marketed as “liquid facelifts.” The results you can accomplish with a facelift cannot be accomplished with injectables and vice versa.

Would you like to explore your facial rejuvenation options? Call us today at (702) 870-0058 to schedule your consultation with Julio Garcia, MD, Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery...

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April 07, 2016

I frequently treat patients with fillers to improve the appearance of the lower eyelids. This can correct dark circles, the puffy appearance and make a person look more rested. I perform this procedure on both men and women and the filler lasts longer than it typically does in other commonly injected areas. Although it is an off-label use, it is quite safe in experienced hands. I have been doing it for my patients for a number of years and find it to be a great option for people that are not ready for surgery yet. In many cases it is due to smaller cheek bones and the injections will help even people in the 20'S. Below is a link to the...

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