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Maryland Plastic Surgeon serving Washington DC, & Virginia including Alexandria and Fairfax.

 
September 04, 2015

A model displays the benefits of a facelift in MarylandFacelift procedures offer our Alexandria patients several life-changing benefits.  Our board certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Michael Chiaramonte, can evaluate your current facial condition and help you decide if a facelift is the best option for your specific aesthetic goals.

As our skin naturally ages, it begins to sag and lose elasticity. When this happens, it is very common for our...

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August 31, 2015

A model simulates a breast self-examBreast self-exams are an important practice in every woman’s monthly health routine. Women who have undergone breast augmentation surgery in Maryland often wonder how breast implants will impact their breast exams.

Following your breast augmentation procedure and subsequent healing, ask Dr. Michael Chiaramonte to help you identify the edges of your implants. Once you have...

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August 24, 2015

Breast reduction Maryland | Washington DC, VirginiaIf your breasts are sagging, you may be considering a breast reduction, like many of our Maryland patients. However, based on your individual goals, a breast lift may be a more appropriate solution.

How do you decide which procedure is right for you? The short answer: discuss your aesthetic goals with our board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Michael Chiaramonte. During your...

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August 19, 2015

A model displays a common goal of  tummy tuck proceduresTummy tuck procedures are among the most popular services offered at our Maryland practice, and often the most misunderstood. Dr. Michael Chiaramonte is committed to helping his patients clearly understand the risks and benefits of every procedure he offers, including tummy tucks.

Here are some common myths associated with the tummy tuck procedure:

Myth 1: A...

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August 14, 2015

Tummy Tuck Alexandria | Maryland, Washington DC, VirginiaBefore undergoing tummy tuck surgery, we advise our Alexandria patients to prepare for the procedure by following a few simple recommendations.  Adequate preparation not only assists in the recovery process, it helps ensure your safety during the surgery.

Quit smoking: If you smoke, you’ll need to stop for at least two weeks prior to your surgery and...

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August 10, 2015

Plastic Surgeon Alexandria | Maryland, Washington DCIf you’re looking for a trustworthy, reputable plastic surgeon in Alexandria, it’s critical that you choose a doctor with the experience, skill and qualifications necessary to ensure you get the treatment and results you deserve. Dr. Michael Chiaramonte is a board-certified plastic surgeon who has dedicated himself to positively transforming the shapes and lives of his patients.

Why...

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August 06, 2015

breast augmentation Maryland  | Washington DCThe prospect of abandoning an established fitness routine can be daunting for many of our patients considering breast augmentation in Maryland.  As with any surgical procedure, some postoperative restrictions are required to heal correctly.

The most important step when weighing your breast implant options is to schedule a consultation with our...

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July 17, 2015

How Can I Get Rid of Wrinkles? | Plastic Surgery MarylandMany people seeking plastic surgery in Maryland hope to undo the natural effects of aging and sun exposure. Bella Cosmetic Surgery offers many solutions to repair wrinkled and damaged skin without the need for invasive surgery.

As we age, repeated movements like smiling, frowning and squinting begin to mar our skin with fine lines. Some wrinkles are caused by lifestyle choices, such as alcohol consumption, which...

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July 10, 2015

SpaBella Skin Care Boutique | Cosmetic Surgeon MarylandAs a trusted cosmetic surgeon in Maryland, with more than 20 years of experience rejuvenating dry, damaged skin, Dr. Michael Chiaramonte is all too familiar with the harmful effects of the sun’s UV rays. July is UV Protection Month, and SpaBella has you covered with a comprehensive line of skin care products that will protect you from the sun and its...

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June 29, 2015

Liposuction vs Tummy Tuck | Maryland plastic surgeryMany Maryland patients hoping to gain a youthful, flat stomach aren’t sure which plastic surgery procedure will give them the best results.  At Bella Cosmetic Surgery, we’ll work closely with you to make sure you fully understand your options, and our board–certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Michael Chiaramonte, will help you choose the best procedure for attaining the shape and confidence you desire.

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