How to Look at Before and After Photos

Tips for Looking at Before and After Photos When beginning a search for available options in cosmetic procedures and doctors, Seattle-based plastic surgeon, Dr. Shahram Salemy, recommends taking a look at the before and after photos in a surgeon’s photo gallery. These photos can tell you a lot about the skill and experience of a…

The Art of Plastic Surgery

Plastic and cosmetic surgeries don’t have to be major procedures to have a big impact. From scar removal to rhinoplasty, there are many procedures that make only minor adjustments to the body, but can completely change the way a patient looks and feels. Discover the skill and art behind plastic surgery. How Plastic Surgeons Use…

Fat Grafting vs. Liposuction

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Clothing that decrease the appearance of an unshapely body is growing in popularity. Stores carry everything from Spanx to tunics, to slimming leggings all with the hope to help contour the body to a specific look. Another option increasing in popularity is body contouring surgeries such as fat grafting and liposuction to obtain desired aesthetic…

Plastic Surgery Facts & Myths

An infographic on the Facts & Myths about Plastic Surgery procedures.

Today there are a number of misconceptions about plastic surgery, some of which have some truth, while others that are completely false. We wanted to debunk the myths and clear the air, so you can have realistic expectations for cosmetic procedures and plastic surgeries. Read our top 8 myths about plastic surgery and take a…

Dr. Shahram Salemy Ranked as a Top “Best Plastic Surgeon” in the Seattle A List 2016

Dr. Shahram Salemy is honored to be ranked as one of the top 10 finalists in the Seattle A List for “Best Plastic Surgeon” category. Many thanks to patients and everyone for their support. In the words of one of his patients, who describes Dr. Salemy: “Your professionalism, compassion, and kindness meant more to me…

Dr. Shahram Salemy Supports Golf Fore Africa

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Dr. Shahram Salemy has the privilege of sponsoring a young high school golfer who was passionate about water access in Africa. The project is led by Golf Fore Africa, a non-profit organization striving to provide a better future for children through the access of clean water. Dr. Salemy is excited to see how much an…

Liposuction Checklist

Lipoplasty, more commonly known as liposuction, can be an excellent choice for those who have already reached their ideal weight by exercising and dieting but still have a few stubborn areas of fat that they cannot shed. It differs from a tummy tuck or other cosmetic procedures used to address sagging skin, and when performed…

Liposuction: What to Know

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Cosmetic surgery has skyrocketed in popularity in recent years, and one of the most popular procedures is liposuction. Liposuction enables patients to target specific area of fat that do not respond to exercise or other efforts to lose weight. With more than 220,000 procedures performed in 2015, an increase of 5 percent over 2014, it…

Analyzing the Butt Lift

Buttock enhancement procedures are soaring in popularity as more women are discovering the benefits of body contouring. Over the last 15 years, the popularity of butt lifts has skyrocketed, increasing by more than 250 percent. Between 2014 and 2015 alone, the demand for butt implants and butt lifts increased by 36 percent each, and their popularity is…

Demystifying Tummy Tucks

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The concept of a tummy tuck seems simple enough, and many find the idea of a surgical procedure that can create a beautiful, taut tummy by tightening weakened abdominal muscles and removing excess skin and tissue attractive. The fact that the American Society of Plastic Surgeons identified the tummy tuck, which is more formally known…