Dr. Flint’s Blog

NO, I am not pregnant!

April 16th, 2014 by |

If you are past the point of desiring or being capable of another pregnancy, it is more than a little annoying to continue looking pregnant. For some who have never been pregnant, genetics alone can lead to a protuberant or “pot belly” appearance. Not to worry, there is help available! Abdominoplasty, also known as a […]

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Phoenix Magazine’s 2014 Top Doc in Plastic Surgery: A Note of Gratitude

March 31st, 2014 by |

I am honored to have been voted one of Phoenix Magazine‘s 2014 Top Docs in Plastic Surgery. Award recipients are chosen based on a randomized, anonymous peer-review process. Each year 5,000 doctors in the greater Phoenix area are asked which of their physician colleagues they believe are the best in their specialties. Being named a […]

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Addressing 7 Public Misconceptions About Plastic Surgery

March 25th, 2014 by |

Although plastic surgery has become commonplace, misconceptions persist about cosmetic procedures and the motivation behind having them. I would like to address several such topics that continue to crop up in the media or on the internet. People Who Undergo a Procedure are ‘Fake’ This is perhaps the most common misconception about plastic surgery. Whether […]

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What Should You Look for in Your Plastic Surgeon? Experience!

February 20th, 2014 by |

A recent study reported in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, evaluated which criteria were most important when patients were searching for a plastic surgeon. Not surprisingly, it was shown that patients place the most value on choosing an experienced plastic surgeon. I agree. “It seems that the […]

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IS FAT REALLY WHERE IT’S AT IN FACIAL REJUVENATION?

February 13th, 2014 by |

I have been in practice long enough now that I have seen quite a few plastic surgery fads come and go. On the other hand, there are some very beneficial surgical innovations that have occurred. In fact, there are very few procedures that I perform the same way I did when I started practice in […]

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