Kent V. Hasen, MD: Aesthetic Plastic Surgery & Med Spa of Naples
3699 Airport Pulling Road North
Naples, FL 34105

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Do You Really Need a Full Facelift?

Patients often schedule a consultation with me thinking that the deep lines and excess skin on their faces are going to require the classic solution: a facelift. Surgery is not for everyone, however. I always want my patients to know their options and understand that I offer several alternatives to a traditional face lift at my Naples, Florida, practice. Traditional Face Lift A face lift may indeed be a viable option for a patient who has a double chin or … Continue reading

Liposculpture: One of the Best Under-publicized Procedures

On a daily basis, my practice receives calls from patients interested in the most popular procedures: breast augmentation, tummy tuck and facelift. Naples men and women, however, often haven’t heard about a short, simple procedure that can dramatically transform their appearance. That procedure is Liposculpture – liposuction performed on the face and neck. Liposculpture is particularly advantageous if you have excess fat around your neck and jowls. After liposculpture, you’ll have a more-contoured, better-defined neck and face that can make … Continue reading

Is Size C the New Size D?

Recently, I’ve read several articles that report a downsizing trend among celebrities: They’re downsizing their breast implants. Many of my patients who are considering breast augmentation in Naples have seen similar articles, and they want my advice on whether they should choose a smaller size as well. Size matters — and I recognize that fact. What I also want women to consider, however, is that they should choose their implant size based on what they want, not on what other … Continue reading

Improved Recovery With a Drainless Tummy Tuck?

Individuals who want a tighter, firmer abdomen through a tummy tuck in Naples are often worried about the amount of recovery time needed. Although each individual’s recovery will be different, I recently began offering a type of abdominoplasty surgery that helps speed up healing and reduces downtime for most patients. The approach is called “progressive tension abdominoplasty.” It includes a simple suturing technique that prevents fluid accumulation and eliminates the need for post-surgical drains. Some additional advantages of this method … Continue reading

Why Traditional Face Lifts are Still a Great Option

If you have been considering a face lift in Naples, you may have heard about a new procedure called a “stem cell face lift.” This technique involves collecting stem cells from your own fat tissue, isolating the cells, and then injecting them into strategic areas of your face. Supporters of the treatment claim that the injections rejuvenate collagen and blood vessels and give the skin a plump, youthful look. While stem cell face lifts hold great potential for the future, … Continue reading

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