Choosing A Cosmetic Surgeon: Qualifications

Does the cosmetic surgeon have board certification? Because aesthetic surgery is not rationed like other aspects of health care, many persons who are not plastic surgeons, such as non-surgeon...

Choosing A Cosmetic Surgeon: What is a Plastic Surgeon?

The Longest Journey begins with the first step If you are just starting to consider plastic surgery, you are probably wondering where to start. The single most important decision...

Can I Nurse With Breast Implants?

At Vancouver cosmetic plastic surgery clinic, Benjamin Gelfant MD sees many breast augmentation patients who wonder if they will be able to nurse if they get breast implants. To...

Body Contour Surgery: A Patient’s Guide To Cosmetic Plastic Surgery

This is an excerpt from Dr. Gelfant’s book Cosmetic Plastic Surgery: A Patient Guide, which was originally published in 1997.  Despite the great advances which have been achieved since...

The New Ideal® Implant Is Now Available In Canada

The Ideal® Implant has arrived in Canada, and we have now done the first case at our Vancouver cosmetic surgery clinic. The most significant change in Breast Augmentation surgery...

The History of Facelifts

Patients and surgeons have widely varying definitions of the term facelift. In my practice, I prefer to refer to it as an operation on the cheeks and neck. Operations...

Health Canada Approves The Ideal® Breast Implant

Health Canada, along with the FDA in the USA, finally approved the Ideal®Implant, for general use, a week ago. Those of us involved are very excited about this new...

Adjusting Your Skin Care Regimen for Autumn

Just as you adjust your wardrobe choices when the seasons change, you should also adjust your skin care regimen. You would not wear your summer shorts during autumn, so...

Everything You Need to Know About Silicone Implants

When pursuing breast augmentation surgery with Benjamin Gelfant MD of Broadway Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Centre, you must make a number of decisions regarding your procedure. One of the main...

Recent Advancements in Cosmetic Surgery

Plastic surgery technology and approaches are ever-evolving. That is why it is crucial to choose a cosmetic surgeon who stays up to date with the latest advancements in the...

Most Popular Cosmetic Surgery Procedures

The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) is busy compiling data for its forthcoming report on the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures around the world. In the meantime,...

Why Silicone Breast Implants Are a Popular Choice Among Patients

Breast augmentation patients at Broadway Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Centre have several choices of breast implants: saline implants, traditional silicone gel implants and highly cohesive silicone gel implants, which are...