About one in eight American women will develop breast cancer in their lifetimes. More than 268,000 cases are diagnosed in the United States every year. With that frightening prevalence, it’s understandable that women who undergo breast augmentation will wonder whether their implants will affect mammograms and potential breast cancer treatments.
At the Center for Plastic Surgery at Castle Rock, our renowned breast surgeon Dr. Paul Rhee wants his patients to experience the self-confidence that comes from being happy with their breasts as well as the peace of mind of knowing they’ll still be able to detect and treat breast cancer. In honor of October being National Breast Cancer Awareness month, here’s what you need to know about how your implants will — and won’t — affect mammograms and treatment. Continue reading Breast Implants and Breast Cancer
CoolSculpting and liposuction are both fat-removal procedures that can help contour your body and give you a slimmer, more toned figure. They can both help complete your fitness journey by excising fat deposits that diet and exercise alone can’t eliminate. However, which procedure best meets your needs?
At the Center for Plastic Surgery at Castle Rock, we perform both advanced VASERlipo from board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Paul Rhee and CoolSculpting from our medspa. We’re proud to be the only practice between Denver and Colorado Springs to offer CoolSculpting. Here’s a breakdown of what each procedure entails. Continue reading CoolSculpting vs. VASERlipo: Which is For Me?
Breast augmentation is an exciting procedure that can have life-altering effects. It could drastically improve your confidence and self-esteem. For many women who undergo breast augmentation, the first time they go shopping for new bras is exhilarating.
At the Center for Plastic Surgery at Castle Rock, our award-winning breast surgeon Dr. Paul Rhee has seen firsthand the thrill his patients experience when they find the perfect bra to fit their new body. In this blog, we explore the breast augmentation recovery process to help you find the perfect bra. Continue reading How Soon Can I Wear a Bra After Breast Augmentation?
BOTOX® Cosmetic is the most popular cosmetic treatment in the United States, with more than 7.4 million people using it in 2018 to reduce the appearance of their wrinkles and facial lines. However, numerous misconceptions exist about BOTOX® Cosmetic and how it works despite its popularity.
At the Center for Plastic Surgery at Castle Rock, our double-board certified facial plastic surgeon Dr. David J. Archibald is committed to helping his patients reclaim the smooth, vibrant skin they had in their youth. He also wants them to be informed about the procedures they’re considering. Here are four myths about BOTOX® Cosmetic – and the reality. Continue reading 4 BOTOX® Cosmetic Myths, Debunked
With summer approaching, shorts and skirts reappearing, and your long-awaited vacation coming up, you might be feeling a little dread and worry about your physique. The stubborn fat that you swore would be gone by the time summer came around is refusing to leave no matter what you do. If you are feeling the time pressure to get bikini ready this summer, the Center for Plastic Surgery at Castle Rock offers the revolutionary non-invasive CoolSculpting® treatment for busy people like yourself to get the summer body they want with no downtime.
Continue reading Use Vacation Days for A Day At The Beach—Not For Recovery
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) recently released their annual statistics. Both members of ASPS, Dr. Archibald and Dr. Rhee find the yearly collection of numbers an interesting read. Let’s take a look at what trends we can take away from this years’ report.
Continue reading This Just In! The Most Popular Plastic Surgery Procedures of 2016
When it comes to your breast augmentation, there are a lot of factors to consider and it only makes sense that you will have questions for your plastic surgeon. Our patients here in the Denver area live busy lives and are often concerned with their recovery. Thus, our team at the Center for Plastic Surgery at Castle Rock is understanding when our patients ask, “How long until I can get back to my daily activities?”
Continue reading Breast Augmentation: All About Recovery
As we welcome spring here in Denver, we happily say goodbye to winter’s cold, dry weather that often wreaks havoc on a healthy complexion. However, if you are not careful, damaged skin can persist well past winter and into the seasons to ahead. Your skin doesn’t have to reflect the dullness of winter thanks to these treatment tips from the Center for Plastic Surgery at Castle Rock’s team of skin care professionals.
Continue reading Spring Is Here, Is Your Skin Ready?
At the Center for Plastic Surgery at Castle Rock, our Denver patients often ask us what the best age for a facelift is. A fine balance teetering between too soon and too late, we believe that there is no one correct age. In fact, age alone has very little to do with deciding the right time to have a facelift.
Continue reading Is a Facelift for You?
Breast augmentation is one of the top consultations that we see women for at our Denver plastic surgery practice. After deciding to enhance her bust line through breast augmentation, a woman’s first question for Dr. Rhee often has to do with what implant will give her the best possible results.
Continue reading The Three S’s of Breast Augmentation