Category Archives: General Surgery

Aesthetic Procedures for Teens

How are teenagers’ motivations for aesthetic procedure different from those of adults? Teenagers often seek aesthetic non-surgical procedures or plastic surgery to improve physical characteristics they feel are awkward or flawed, that if left uncorrected, may continue to affect them into adulthood.  Many teens wish to fit in with peers, to look similar.  Adults tend …

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California’s Plastic Surgery Trends for 2019

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeon, the number of surgical, minimally invasive and  non-surgical procedures in 2019 has grown for both female and male patients over that observed in 2018 with no indication of slowing down.  Advances in technology and patient preference indicate a definite trend in the rise of “tweak-ment” that results …

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What Should You Ask at Your Plastic Surgery Consultation?

Doctor and patient parting ways after discussing questions during a surgical consult.

Patients seeking an in-depth consultation for aesthetic concerns should consult with a board-certified plastic surgeon who is trained in all aspects of the specialty, from skin care to injectables to surgical procedures. At my practice in Pasadena, plastic surgery consultations are an essential step in building strong relationships with my patients, and my goal is …

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Welcome to Our Blog

With the launch of Sasaki Advanced Aesthetic Medical Center's revamped website, we're excited to create this blog where patients curious about our Pasadena practice can find information about the latest treatments and devices. We'll also occasionally examine new aesthetic trends, many of which get their start in the Los Angeles area. Dr. Gordon H. Sasaki …

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