Category Archives: Surgical Procedures

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The Best Surgical Care Starts Here

The Best Surgical Care Starts Here Perioperative care is an essential part of a surgical patient’s experience. Before, during and after the time you spend under anesthesia on the operating table, your surgical experience should feel supportive, clear, and comfortable at every step of the journey.  At The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic, we’re passionate about providing superior patient care at every step of your surgical journey. We’re obsessed with our perioperative patient care process; from the first time you contact us by phone, email or through social media, to the consultation, through to your surgery, and into the months that follow … 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 »

Why I love it when my scrub nurse puts her finger in a belly button.

Over the next few months, Dr. Shenker will be profiling members of the TCSC staff team and the incredible roles they play in the day to day operations of the clinic.    It’s not just any nurse that would put her finger in a belly button for me. It takes a special nurse to do that… Most of the patients who walk out of the Cosmetic Surgery Clinic after their successful operation take the time to thank the recovery room nurse who took care of them after the operation. They often thank the anesthesiologist for doing such a great job … Continue reading »

Are you prepared for your tummy tuck recovery? Here’s everything you need to know!

When you decided to get a tummy tuck in the Kitchener-Waterloo area, you likely did your research—you picked your clinic and your surgeon carefully, and you spent time figuring out exactly what to expect before, during and after your tummy tuck.  Now that you made the right choice, we want you to feel confident about every stage of the surgical process, and that includes your recovery as well. Here are some useful insights on tummy tuck recovery to make this experience comfortable, effective, and as quick as possible for you.  What can I do to make recovery more comfortable? Surround … Continue reading »

Cosmetic vaginal rejuvenation is increasingly popular. 

Labiaplasty is the most popular procedure for vaginal rejuvenation at our Waterloo practice.  What is labiaplasty? Labiaplasty is a surgical procedure that reduces the size of the labia. During this procedure, the excess skin is removed and sculpted to create a more symmetrical shape. As the labia have inner lips which are thinner (labia minora), and larger outer lips (labia majora), your surgeon will discuss the best course of treatment and your options to address your unique concerns and physicality. Why choose labiaplasty? Women choose labiaplasty for a myriad of reasons. The general conception is that labiaplasty is always performed … 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