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Microdermabrasion for your face and body

If you’re looking for a safe, effective and quick way to improve you skin’s appearance, it’s time to learn about microdermabrasion. It’s an exfoliation, non-invasive treatment that works for all skin types, colors and problems. No downtime, no pain — because it’s not the same as dermabrasion You may have had a friend with acne… Read More »


Your breasts can look younger

A lot of attention is given to wrinkles, saggy skin and other signs of aging that show up on the face. And there are many surgical and non-surgical methods available from Dr. Altamira to help us restore a more youthful appearance. But there’s an area of the body that can really benefit from treatment, and… Read More »


The three most common questions about pregnancy and plastic surgery, answered

For many women, pregnancy, along with being one of the most memorable and meaningful experiences in their lives, can also be a watershed event that ends up motivating them to have plastic surgery procedures. There’s no doubt that pregnancy, delivery, breastfeeding, hormonal and all the other changes associated with these amazing nine months can do… Read More »



Get the chin your face needs

A small, underdeveloped chin is considered a common problem, but since it doesn’t cause physical problems, it often goes untreated. But that doesn’t mean you don’t notice it – and for important reasons you might not even realize. It’s the key to facial symmetry and a pleasing appearance The chin plays a major role in… Read More »



Are you ready to go under the needle?

Fillers (and certain other appearance enhancing treatments, such as Botox) are considered non-surgical, as they are administered via injection with needles or cannulas. For our patients who’ve been erasing many signs of aging with injectables for years, the process is no big deal, and the results are worth any pain. Plus, the products and the… Read More »


Look Years Younger with Juvederm

Looking for a long-lasting dermal filler that is both FDA approved and able to smooth out those pesky wrinkles and everything further? Look no further, the solution is Juvederm. What is Juvederm, you might ask? Well, it’s an FDA-approved dermal filler that can last up to one year. Not only can it be used to… Read More »