Drinking Alcohol Before Surgery

What You Should Know about Alcohol Before Surgery One of the most commonly asked questions during our pre-op consultations is if our patients have to stop drinking alcohol before surgery. We strongly recommend that our patients stop drinking alcohol for a minimum of 2...

Coolsculpting, Liposuction, or Abdominoplasty?

When you’ve done all that you can with diet and exercise and you still aren’t satisfied with your love handles, it might be time to consider getting a body contouring procedure. How do you decide if you should choose Coolsculpting, Liposuction or an...

Complications after surgery

I have a big problem as a doctor – I take complications very seriously and personally. I always think it is my fault. I forget that objectively I spent 11 years after college learning that the human body is a frail, faulty creature and sickness happens to it,...

Coolsculpting at Radiance Plastic Surgery

Are you looking for a way to get rid of your unnecessary fat on your neck, arms, abdomen, flanks and thighs? At Radiance Plastic Surgery, located in Bridgeville, PA, we specialize in helping our patients achieve their body goals. Our newest offering is through...

Teenage Rhinoplasties

Teenagers tolerate rhinoplasties very well. Most teens are troubled by a nose that is too long, has too high of a dorsal hump, or is too unrefined for a young face. Performing a rhinoplasty on a young adult requires forethought, on the part of the surgeon, into the...

Vectra Imaging for Rhinoplasty in Pittsburgh

The best candidates for rhinoplasty have realistic expectations about what surgery can accomplish. When prospective patients visit our practice for a nasal surgery consultation with Dr. Cherup, they are carefully assessed to ensure that they are physically,...

Exercising After Breast Augmentation

I was the worst patient after my first breast augmentation surgery.  I wanted to get back to exercising after my breast augmentation and didn’t follow the instructions on how much exercising I should do following the surgery. Maybe that is why I got such BAD...