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September 01, 2016

If you would like to reverse the signs of aging and achieve more long lasting results than is possible with nonsurgical facial rejuvenation treatments, then you may want to consider a face lift. In general, most individuals are good face lift candidates if they are in good overall health, have realistic expectations for the outcome of their procedure and experience signs of aging which can be corrected with a face lift.

Ideal face lift candidates have:

Good skin elasticity that will respond well to any stretching or repositioning of skin during your procedure Well-defined bone structure to provide support for the facial alterations made during your procedure Loose or excess... Read Full Post
August 25, 2016

Phoenix Plastic Surgeon - Mosharrafa Plastic SurgeryIn recent years, plastic surgery has experienced a tremendous increase in popularity. Last year, nearly 16 million surgical and nonsurgical cosmetic procedures were performed throughout the United States, and that figure is expected to rise for 2016. Plastic surgery can be a great way to help you look and feel your best, but it is still an important decision that should be made after careful consideration.

In general, the people who are most satisfied with their plastic...

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August 22, 2016

In the following video, Dr. Ali Mosharrafa discusses the procedures involved in a mommy makeover.

Pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding can take a toll on your body. If you would like to restore your body to its pre-pregnancy figure, a mommy makeover may be the right option to achieve your goals. Typically, a mommy makeover consists of a series of plastic surgery procedures performed simultaneously to address the most common areas impacted by pregnancy.

Dr. Ali and Dr. Tamir will create an individualized treatment plan to address your...

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August 18, 2016

If you are looking to reverse the signs of aging and restore a more youthful appearance, you have a wide range of facial plastic surgery options available. Dr. Ali and Dr. Tamir can recommend an individualized treatment plan that will address your unique needs and aesthetic goals.

The following infographic explains many of these options in greater detail. You can find out which procedure is right for you by speaking with Dr. Ali or Dr. Tamir during a facial plastic surgery consultation.


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August 09, 2016

Breast reconstruction is often an important part of the healing process after a mastectomy to treat breast cancer. It is also one of the most challenging procedures performed in the field of plastic surgery. Therefore, it is crucial that you do your research and ask the right questions during your breast reconstruction consultation.

Dr. Ali Mosharrafa has made breast reconstruction a primary focus of his practice. In the following video, he explains the important questions you should always ask when evaluating a potential plastic surgeon in order to determine whether you should work with this doctor, as well as whether breast reconstruction is right for you.


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July 29, 2016

Phoenix Breast Augmentation Surgeon - Mosharrafa Plastic SurgeryIf your breasts are different sizes, you are not alone. Most women experience at least some degree of breast asymmetry. This very common condition should not be a sign of alarm, and it will not result in any physical or health issues. However, there are times when you may want to correct breast asymmetry.

Significant breast asymmetry (greater than one cup size) can often make it hard to find a bra that fits comfortably. This can also limit your options when wearing...

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July 25, 2016

Do you have wrinkles, fine lines, or crow's feet that you're tired of seeing in the mirror? Are you uninterested in a surgical procedure? The simple solution is to have injections with a dermal filler. In this infographic, we detail the dermal fillers we offer and how they help you love how you look:


Infographic - Dermal Fillers - Phoenix Plastic Surgery


To schedule a consultation with our Board-Certified plastic surgeons, Drs. Ali and Tamir Mosharrafa, please contact us today by calling 602-513-8133. We are...

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July 18, 2016

There are three different incision locations used with breast augmentation:

Inframammary -- incision is made near the lower breast fold Prei-areolar -- incision is made around the lower areolar border Transaxillary -- incision is made in the natural fold of the armpit

The best incision location for you will depend on a variety of factors, including the type of breast implant you choose and your desired scar location. Before expressing your preferences to Dr. Ali and Dr. Tamir regarding your desired incision location, it is important to understand all of your options.

In the following video, Dr. Ali Mosharrafa discusses these three different breast augmentation incision...

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July 12, 2016

Phoenix liposuction surgeon - Mosharrafa Plastic SurgeryLiposuction is an effective body contouring tool that can help you put the finishing touches on your diet and exercise regimen by removing small pockets of fat from targeted regions of your body. While this treatment can help you achieve the toned, fit figure you desire, it is important to understand that there are limits to the amount of fat that can be removed during a single liposuction procedure.

In general, in order to maintain optimal levels of safety, no more than 6,000 ml (approximately 12...

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June 29, 2016

Breast Augmentation after Pregnancy - PhoenixOne of the lifestyle factors you must consider when deciding whether to undergo breast augmentation involves future pregnancy plans. While a future pregnancy will not rule you out as a breast augmentation candidate, you should strongly consider waiting to have the procedure performed until you are done having children.

Pregnancy often results in changes to the size and shape of your breasts, caused by an expansion of your breast tissue. The more natural breast tissue you have,...

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