If you’ve had a baby, you know how much pregnancy and breastfeeding can change your body. While it’s possible to lose the “baby weight” through diet and exercise, lifestyle changes can’t tighten loose skin or lift the breasts. The mommy makeover is a popular cosmetic procedure that improves the appearance of areas most affected by childbearing such as loose skin, stretch marks, sagging breasts, and more. With a mommy makeover, Dr. Ortiz can help you get your pre-baby body back.
A breast augmentation is one of the safest, quickest, and most effective ways to increase the fullness, symmetry, and overall appearance of your breasts. It is one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures in the United States, with over 300,000 performed annually. Dr. Ortiz is both board-certified and internationally recognized and has assisted thousands of women in enhancing the appearance of their breasts, improving their figure, and significantly boosting their self-confidence
The Brazilian buttock lift, more commonly known as a Brazilian butt lift or BBL, is an increasingly popular aesthetic procedure that helps improve the shape of your buttocks by injecting it with fat from other areas of the body. If you’re unhappy with the shape or size of your buttocks and would like to enhance the curves of your lower body, a Brazilian butt lift surgery may be right for you.
A tummy tuck, also known as abdominoplasty, removes excess skin from the abdomen and restores weak or separated abdominal muscles, resulting in a flatter stomach. Tummy tucks are not a substitute for a healthy lifestyle, but can help you achieve your goals when traditional weight loss methods fall short. With a tummy tuck, Dr. Ortiz, Raleigh’s acclaimed plastic surgeon, can make your midsection more defined and in proportion to the rest of your body.
If you’d like a more youthful appearance without surgery, injectable facial fillers are a great choice. There are a variety of fillers that can be used to restore volume and fullness to the face, while diminishing the appearance of wrinkles and creases. Fillers require practically no downtime and the effects can last anywhere from a few months to several years. Long-term results can be achieved with ongoing treatments.
A mini tummy tuck is a body contouring procedure that removes small to moderate amounts of excess skin and fat from the lower abdomen, resulting in a flatter stomach. If you are struggling with a lower belly “pooch” and your weight loss has plateaued with diet and exercise, a mini tummy tuck might be the right choice for you. With a mini tummy tuck, Dr. Ortiz, board-certified plastic surgeon, will make your midsection slimmer and flatter.
If you want younger looking skin without surgery, aesthetic services are a great option. They’re non-invasive, require no downtime, and can be completed in as little as an hour. Many aesthetic services are virtually painless and can be used to treat a variety of skin conditions including uneven skin tone, acne scarring, brown spots, and uneven skin texture. Our trained medical esthetician works under the direction of Dr. Ortiz to provide only the best aesthetic services to our patients.
Liposuction, or lipo, is one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures in Raleigh and across the country. Although it’s not a substitute for diet and exercise, liposuction is helpful in removing localized fat deposits that don’t seem affected by other weight loss techniques. If you’re at a healthy and stable weight but still have stubborn fat you’d like to get rid of, liposuction may be a good option for you.
If the shape of your belly button makes you self-conscious, umbilicoplasty, sometimes called “belly button surgery”, is a minimally-invasive surgery to reshape your navel. Pregnancy, piercings, weight gain or loss, and genetics can all impact the shape of your belly button, sometimes in a way that makes you feel insecure. With an umbilicoplasty, Dr. Ortiz, a board-certified plastic surgeon, can help you feel more confident.