Category Archives: Surgical Procedures

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Revive your look with eyelid surgery.

Don’t let droopy eyelids hold you back. Our eyes are the first thing people notice when they meet us. When the skin around our eyes sags or droops, we can look older and more tired than we are. Whether your eye area concerns are linked to aging, inherited traits, or personal preference, eyelid surgery (also called blepharoplasty) offers a permanent solution to these concerns. It’s natural for skin to gain laxity as we age, but there are great surgical solutions for excess skin in the eye area that truly last and transform your appearance. How will eyelid surgery change my … Continue reading »

I’m unhappy with my tummy! Now what?

Dr. Shenker explores the best solutions for common tummy concerns. None of us are born unhappy with our tummies, but many of us end up there at some point in our lives, and there are many variables that lead us here. For some it’s unwanted weight gain or a large weight loss. Sometimes life gets in the way and keeps us from the gym, or we’re presented with unwise food choices all too often. Physical illness can affect our weight as well. At The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic, the most common reason we see women for tummy work is that their … Continue reading »

The anesthesia experience at TCSC.

Dr. Shenker answers common questions about your anesthetic experience. When it comes to the worries people have surrounding their cosmetic surgery experience, the issue at the top of the list is usually anesthesia. While understandable, I believe it to be mostly misplaced worry. Like many of the issues surrounding surgery in general, and cosmetic surgery in particular, much of the hype surrounding anesthesia has been generated by myth, rumour, hearsay and the movies. The concerns I hear range from “will the intravenous hurt?” to “what happens if I wake up during surgery?” to everyone’s biggest concern, “what if I don’t … Continue reading »

Liposuction + ThermiTight® to treat your double chin.

Here at The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic, we believe in teamwork. Our team always works together to ensure extraordinary care for every patient, both medical aesthetic and surgical, and we apply this same principle to our treatments and surgeries. Sometimes, two procedures work together to achieve results that would not otherwise be possible. When it comes to the “double chin”—or submental fullness—we’re always on the lookout for the most effective way to reduce fat under the chin, decrease any accompanying sagging skin and jowls, and improve the jawline. One such option involves combining two effective treatments: liposuction and ThermiTight®. Liposuction is … Continue reading »

FAQ: plastic surgery financing.

What are my options? Which procedures are eligible? How does it work? Your most common financing questions, answered. Deciding to have cosmetic surgery is a big commitment; one that will affect you physically, emotionally, and of course, financially. In fact, budgetary limitations often cause patients to delay treatment due to cost concerns, or stop them from pursuing their plastic surgery dreams altogether. That’s why it’s no surprise that many patients inquire about plastic surgery financing. Today, we’re answering some of the most common questions we are asked by our patients. Do many patients inquire about plastic surgery financing, or am … 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