Marina Plastic Surgery Welcomes Dr. Hammoudeh

Join me in welcoming Ziyad S. Hammoudeh, M.D., to Marina Plastic Surgery. Dr. Hammoudeh joins our highly trained staff of physician assistants, aestheticians and nurses at our plastic surgery and skin care practice. We’re delighted to bring Dr. Hammoudeh into the practice. He completed a highly competitive aesthetic fellowship at the University of Southern California […]

Grant Stevens, MD, FACS Elected President-Elect of ASAPS

Grant Stevens, M.D., FACS, a board certified plastic surgeon, founder and medical director of Marina Plastic Surgery in Marina del Rey, CA, and an international traveling professor, was elected president-elect of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) at the Aesthetic Meeting this month in San Diego, CA. ASAPS is the leading national aesthetic […]

Tips for a Successful Facelift

Facelifts can be performed by any surgeon, but for superior results, it’s best to consult an experienced plastic surgeon with thousands of hours in the operating room doing facelifts. Here’s a video that can help with your decision. Watch it here. Our best facelift candidates are realistic about expectations, strictly follow the pre-and post-operative instructions […]

Marina Plastic Surgery Requests New or Gently Used Bra Donations

Marina Plastic Surgery is collecting new and gently worn bras of all sizes to donate to Breast Oasis, a nonprofit founded by John Pedersen, M.D. Breast Oasis is dedicated to supporting communities by providing teens and women who may not be able to afford them with clean, certified, gently used bras. “There are thousands of […]

Happy New Year!

I’m looking forward to sharing some exciting developments in the plastic surgery and aesthetic field with you in 2016. Everyone loves before and after photos of procedures, so I plan to share more of those with you this year.  They tell success stories that mere words cannot convey. First up are our CoolSculpting successes of […]

Bathing Suits and Breast Implants – It’s Summer!

It’s bathing suit season and time for those breast implants you have been coveting, so let’s talk about the breast implant called the Gummy Bear in this post. Despite its playful name, these implants really offer some wonderful opportunities for breast augmentation procedures. Made from a high-strength silicone gel, the Gummy Bear implant by Sientra […]