Welcome to RejuVenus Aesthetics, the Houston, TX plastic and cosmetic surgery practice of Dr. Wilberto Cortés! At RejuVenus Aesthetics, our number one priority is your personal care and satisfaction.
Dr. Cortés is a Board Certified Facial and Body Plastic Surgeon in Houston, TX and who serves the communities of The Woodlands, Conroe and Katy if offering a variety of cosmetic procedures, including breast augmentation, breast lift, tummy tuck, rhinoplasty, liposuction, and facelift, among others. Also, he is one of the few plastic surgeons who performs buttock sculpting and augmentation with outstanding long-term results.
Our main goal is to provide you with the best surgical results possible. Plastic surgery is a very personal and sometimes difficult decision. From the minute you walk through the door, we are committed to understanding your needs and facilitate your decision-making process. Together we will review your goals, expectations, and medical history to advise you regarding the different existing options and provide you the highest quality care. Dr. Cortés is characterized for his keen eye and attention to detail. No wonder why he can achieve spectacular results in his patients.
I hope you have found this website useful as it contains a lot of educational information that will help you achieve the look that you have always desired.
Combining treatments all at once is not new in plastic surgery. Here at our Houston plastic surgery practice, we recommend such practice because it is cost-efficient and a time saver. Recovery time is also reduced — what is supposed to be two separate recovery phases is only done in one setting. A recent study published in the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery-Global Open has proven once again that combination procedures, lipoabdominoplasty to be specific, provide excellent outcomes and have lower complication rates.
What is Lipoabdominoplasty?
Lipoabdominoplasty is a procedure combining liposuction and a tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Excellent candidates of lipoabdominoplasty include individuals who carry significant amounts of excess fat and skin in the waist area. Overweight and obese clients are often advised to lose weight and maintain a stable range of weight for approximately 6 months before they are ready for surgery.
Details of the Study
The aforementioned study, conducted by Dr. Eric Swanson in a … Read More »
Deciding on the type and amount of anesthesia during your Houston cosmetic procedure is one of the major decisions you have to make. The anesthesia used in surgeries vary from one procedure to another, and it is very important for you to openly discuss your concerns regarding anesthesia during the personal consultation.
Understanding Anesthesia Types
Generally, there are four types of anesthesia used in cosmetic surgery:
Local anesthesia is utilized to numb a specific area in the body. You will either be awake or sedated with this type of anesthesia. The numbing effect will only last for a short period. Local anesthetic agents often come in spray, ointment, or injection forms.
Regional anesthesia numbs a certain portion of the body which is often larger than the ones targeted in local anesthesia. Examples of this anesthesia include epidural and/or spinal block.
General anesthesia aims to keep a person unconscious during the entire procedure. The person under general anesthesia … Read More »