LocateADoc Blog

Welcome to the LocateADoc Blog, an exciting journal, designed to share more information with you about elective procedures and treatments. As an enhancement to LocateADoc.com - a premier physician directory for patients - we have gathered interesting celebrity news, stories and observations that fascinate us. We hope they fascinate you too.

Sep
22

Cinderella Surgery: Make Your Foot Fit The Shoe

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To men, high heeled designer shoes can seem like a form of medieval torture. While we certainly appreciate the effect of this breed of footwear, no man would even dream of enduring what women go through just to wear a high class pair of sassy pumps. However, fashionable women simply can't seen to get enough of name brand heels. Recently, modern advances in cosmetic foot surgery have given rise to a new trend that allows women access to even more shoes than ever before. Plastic surgeons have created new procedures to actually change the shape and size of a woman's foot so that it will better fit into high heeled shoes.

Sep
19

Dispelling Common Misconceptions About Labiaplasty

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There are many myths and misconceptions circulating about labiaplasty that may scare women off from the surgery. This is a shame, since it is a worthwhile procedure that can benefit many women for a wide variety of reasons. Allow us to put some rumors to rest and provide you with information about the procedure so that you can make an informed decision about whether or not it is right for you.

Sep
18

Remembering the Cosmetic Crusader Joan Rivers

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Joan Rivers, one of the most influential and admired female comedians in American history, was also an outspoken supporter, and recipient of plastic surgery.

Sep
17

The 2014 Ebola Outbreak: What You Need to Know

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The recent Ebola outbreak in West Africa has been a huge cause for concern for the medical community and the population at large. It has so far claimed over 1,800 lives and is the largest outbreak of the disease in history. While the epidemic has raged on for months, most Americans did not know about it until infected patients, for the first time ever, were brought into the United States for treatment earlier this summer. Here are some important facts about the disease and how it has affected the United States.

Sep
16

Why Male Plastic Surgery Is On The Rise

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Cosmetic procedures are a booming industry in the United States, and women aren’t the only ones getting work done to aid a youthful and attractive appearance. Male plastic surgery has skyrocketed in popularity over recent years, and surgeons are adjusting to the trend by offering information and treatments that cater specifically to their male clients.

Sep
15

Frequently Asked Questions About Brow Lifts

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If you are looking for a cosmetic procedure designed to target some of the most common signs of aging in the upper facial area, ask your plastic surgeon about a brow lift.

Sep
12

Is There A Right Way To Brush Your Teeth?

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Everyone knows that one of the most basic tenets of dental health is brushing your teeth regularly. However, is there a proven best method for this everyday routine of oral hygiene? On that point, experts have yet to come to an agreement.

Sep
11

What You Should Know About Crossfit

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Crossfit is the relatively new, explosively popular trend on the fitness scene. This combination of gymnastics, aerobics, and weight lifting is known for the intensity of its workouts and the zeal of its adherents. But what impact can this program really have on your health and wellness?

Sep
10

Venus Legacy Makes Sofia Vergara Beautiful for Emmys

Sophia Vergara Picture - LocateADoc.com Sofia Vergara, actress from the hit series Modern Family, wanted to look especially beautiful before the Emmys! The star instagrammed a picture of her getting Venus Legacy treatment just days before the Emmy Awards. This procedure is a great way to tone and tighten loose skin and reduce fat deposits. Before Vergara chose to undergo this procedure, what did she consider?
Sep
9

Celebs Who Had Surgery When Young: Are Teens Too Young For Plastic Surgery?

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Many adolescents and teens may be affected by body image issues that they believe can be corrected with plastic surgery. According to annual numbers released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, more patients aged 13-19 are undergoing cosmetic procedures than ever before, and the trend is only likely to increase. But how young is too young to start getting work done?

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