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Why CoolSculpting?

Curious about CoolSculpting? This innovative, fat-busting treatment is popular with patients. CoolSculpting targets stubborn pockets of fat that are difficult to address, even with exercise and a healthy lifestyle.  Explore below to learn about CoolSculpting and check out our special CoolSculpting giveaway! What sets CoolSculpting apart from other treatments? CoolSculpting uses the body’s natural processes to effectively freeze away fat. Everyone is born with fat cells. Even athletes find bulges of fat that just won’t go away with exercise. Once this treatment targets and freezes fat cells, they’re eliminated by the body’s own natural process for long-lasting results. CoolSculpting targets … Continue reading »

Got “Maskne”?

Is your face mask causing acne? Here’s how you can put an end to breakouts. Is your face mask causing breakouts? We love face masks because we know that they help keep our plastic surgery staff, patients, and our Waterloo and London, Ontario-area communities safe and healthy as we adjust to life in a pandemic. But we also know that wearing a mask can take some getting used to—especially for patients with skin concerns! Can face masks cause acne? Is maskne real?  If you’re concerned about cystic acne, acne scarring, blackheads, or uneven skin texture, you may have noticed that … Continue reading »

Meet Beauty Nurse® Natalie!

Every month, we offer you a behind-the-scenes look at a team member who makes The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic in Waterloo such a special place. This month our focus is on our beloved Beauty Nurse® Natalie!  How can we best assess the effectiveness of a laser and aesthetic skincare nurse like Beauty Nurse® Natalie? You may logically assume that the best way to judge her success is by the outcome or skin quality of the patients who leave the laser room. And of course, we do notice the beautiful results that leave her room. But for me, that’s not the most … Continue reading »

Great eyes get you noticed.

Here’s how you can rejuvenate your eyes for a fresh new look. When your eyes sparkle, so do you. If your eyes cause you to look tired, you’re not alone. It’s natural to notice deeper tear troughs, fine lines, wrinkles, and drooping eyelids over time. As collagen production decreases, it’s normal to notice aging in the periocular region (the area surrounding the eyes). Whether you’re looking to brighten up with a simple non-surgical treatment like BOTOX COSMETIC® or considering an eyelid lift or other surgical option, our team is here in Waterloo, ON, to provide options and guide you through … Continue reading »

What makes TCSC so special? Part 2

Part 2 of our series dives deeper into what sets our clinic apart. Hi, I’m Dr. Robert Shenker! Welcome to Part 2 of a new series, in which we’ll be giving you an in-depth look at what sets The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic apart. Last time, we told you the story of how our clinic began more than 40 years ago, and outlined the importance of our in-house, full time team. Let’s take a look at some more unique qualifications and traits that we’re proud of  here at The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic. We are singularly qualified. Our team brings decades of … Continue reading »

Meet Our Surgeons

The talented, experienced plastic surgeons at our Kitchener-Waterloo clinic have the advanced training to create exceptional, natural-looking results that meet the individual needs of our patients. The collaborative nature of our practice benefits patients in many ways.

Dr. Robert Shenker Dr. Stephanie Ma
The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic