Blog Archives: Bertrand LACOTTE

Born in 1963 in Modena, Alessandro GENNAI has been graduated in 1988 with honors in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Modena and admitted in 1989 to the General Surgery Specialty School at the University Hospital of Modena with a scholarship as first on the list; From 1989 to… Read More
Per HEDEN is an associate professor of plastic surgery at Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm - Sweden, as well as founder and head of plastic surgery at Akademikliniken in London and Stockholm which now is Scandinavia’s largest private hospital exclusively for plastic surgery. Dr HEDEN earned his medical degree at the… Read More
Join us for the 1st International Meeting of Rhinoplasty Societies. This meeting is the first ever joint symposium hosted by the Rhinoplasty Society (US) and the Rhinoplasty Society of Europe and promises to be the most extraordinary cross-specialty rhinoplasty educational symposium that our field has witnessed. Perhaps like us, you… Read More
The lay public has a "significantly better perception" of linear facial scars compared with zigzag scars, California-based plastic surgeons report. "Z-plasty scar revision was initially described as a technique to break up the linear scar into smaller, more camouflageable segments," they write in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery, online April 7.… Read More
Tom BIGGS and e-esthetica have had the pleasure to interview Ivo Pitanguy, a legend and icon of plastic surgery since more than 50 years. Ivo Pitanguy was born in 1926 in Minais Gerais, Brazil. The son of a general surgeon, Pitanguy followed in his father’s footsteps. He studied under J.J.… Read More
As over 100 plastic surgeons came into Panama City for the 2nd edition of the Highlights of Plastic Surgery a gentle breeze blew in, and for the entirety of the congress we were blessed with blue skies and a clear, bright and warm tropical sunshine. The clear and bright exemplified… Read More
Although lipofilling of the breast is performed worldwide in thousands of patients per year, including as an alternative to implant placement for breast augmentation in some patients, there has been no study published with a control group regarding the oncologic safety of lipofilling in general or lipofilling of the breast.… Read More
To better understand revision rates and factors associated with higher revision rates, a large study including results and data coming from three databases on 175,842 patients who underwent septorhinoplasty in 2005-2012 in California, Florida, or New York was conducted by Emily Spataro, MD; Jay F. Piccirillo, MD; Dorina Kallogjeri, MD,… Read More
Everybody knows Ricardo BAROUDI as one of the world most famous plastic surgeon with innumerous achievements. He was President of the Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery twice, President of the IPRAS World Congress 1979, President of ISAPS, President of the ISAPS World congress 2007, IPRAS Journal Senior Ambassador, Editor in… Read More
Breast augmentation and reconstruction mammaplasty have been in practice for decades and are highly prevalent surgeries performed worldwide.While overall patient satisfaction is high, common long-term effects include breast tissue atrophy, accelerated ptosis and inframammary fold breakdown. Increasing evidence attribute these events to the durative loading and compressive forces introduced by… Read More