“As a female surgeon, I feel I share similar perspectives with my patients regarding a desire to appear rejuvenated and fit. I can easily understand the desire to recoup what cannot be accomplished in the gym or with diet. I identify with the improved self-esteem that can be obtained following an excellent result from cosmetic surgery. I listen to my patients’ goals and strive to create excellent, natural results.”


Dr. Patti Flint
April 23, 2012 Published by

That is an attention-getting title, and regrettably there is no such thing as a permanent cellulite cure. I get asked about cellulite in my office every single day. Unlike what we see in the magazines, most women do have cellulite. (The majority of men do not have cellulite.) It does tend to increase with age, and to some degree with... Read the full post

April 23, 2012 Published by

Breast augmentation or enhancement and liposuction are two of the most popular cosmetic procedures performed in the United States. So it is not surprising to learn that plastic surgeons have tried since the 1980s to find a way to augment breasts using a patient’s own fat. Smaller thighs or tummy and larger breasts sound like a win-win situation; however, it... Read the full post

April 23, 2012 Published by

Wouldn’t you just love it if a new painless, inexpensive, and permanent treatment for unwanted fatty deposits or cellulite was available? Many medical device companies and some unethical practitioners would lead you to believe there are already options such as these available. Unfortunately, they have ignored the old adage that science must come before commerce. Many of these treatments continue... Read the full post

April 23, 2012 Published by

I recently read an article in Town and Country Magazine regarding various injectable wrinkle fillers. It contained some valuable information, but some of the implications concerned me. I use filler injections in the majority of my patients seeking facial rejuvenation. They do a beautiful job filling out furrows and wrinkles on the face. What they can’t do is lift jowls... Read the full post

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I will be appearing again on Sonoran Living’s Health Zone segment, July 20, 2010, at 11 AM on ABC Channel 15. Please tune in to hear me discuss how fat obtained during liposuction is being used instead of implants for breast augmentation. Get more detailed information about breast augmentation in Scottsdale.