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6 Tips For an Easier Breast Augmentation Recovery

Posted on March 07th, 2017 by Dr. William Franckle

For some women undergoing a breast augmentation, the recovery is more worrisome than the procedure itself. Whether considering silicone or saline implants, the thought of ‘downtime’ and side effects can be nerve-wracking. The reality is, there will be some level of discomfort after a surgical procedure. Your body will need time to heal. The good […]

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Tips for Choosing Between Liposuction and Non-Invasive Fat Reduction Treatments

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 by Dr. William Franckle

  Before undergoing liposuction or non-invasive fat reduction treatments, it is imperative to get a crystal clear understanding of what they entail. What Is Liposuction? Liposuction is a surgical procedure that helps remove excess fat cells to give patients a slimmer body contour. To achieve the expected results, the surgeon inserts a cannula in the […]

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Finish a Weight Loss Journey with Body Contouring

Posted on July 21st, 2016 by Dr. William Franckle

After successfully putting in the time and effort to lose weight (great job!), you may be discouraged to learn that some work remains to be done. Loose, sometimes sagging skin is frequently left behind after losing weight. Body contouring can reduce the excess skin that is still around even after the fat is gone. Overview […]

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Angelina Jolie Pitt: Her Public Decisions & Why She Shared

Posted on March 28th, 2015 by Dr. William Franckle

The media has been abuzz with Angelina Jolie Pitt’s latest article in the New York Times, Angelina Jolie Pitt: Diary of a Surgery, published March 24th, 2015. But this story goes back to May 14th, 2013, when the same source published My Medical Choice, also by Angelina. We explore her announcements, and how they can […]

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The Facts Behind the ‘Bootylicious’ Phenomenon

Posted on June 18th, 2012 by Dr. William Franckle

In the past few years, it seems the desire for a curvy backside has sky-rocketed.  This may be due to the popularity of celebrity figures celebrating their voluptuous shapes.  Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez are just two examples of the love of the derierre. Did this phenomenon for a rounded backside just surface over the last […]

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Plastic Surgery in Your 20’s, 30’s … 60’s and 70’s?

Posted on August 23rd, 2011 by Dr. William Franckle

You’ve seen the news stories lately; “Grandma Getting a Boob Job,” or “A Facelift to Keep Grandpa Looking Young.” Plastic surgery for patients 65 and older has recently gained popularity in the media, but this has been a trend for several years now.  According to the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, 8% of all […]

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First Full Face Transplant in the US: Years in the Making

Posted on May 31st, 2011 by Dr. William Franckle

The first successful full face transplant in the United States was an incredibly important step for reconstructive surgery in this country. Performed on Dallas Wiens, a young construction worker critically burned in a power line accident, underwent this procedure to restore his nose, skin, lips, facial muscles and nerves from an unidentified donor at a […]

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What Does “Board Certified Plastic Surgeon” Mean?

Posted on May 20th, 2011 by Dr. William Franckle

Board (bôrd) : An organized body of administrators empowered to set the company’s policy and objectives. Certify (sərˈtifikit) : Formal practice by which an accredited agency assesses and verifies the attributes, characteristics, quality or qualification of an individual in accordance with established requirements or standards. The board we are referring to is the American Board […]

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4 Essential Topics for your Plastic Surgery Consultation

Posted on May 06th, 2011 by Dr. William Franckle

If you are researching a plastic surgery procedure you’ve probably seen advertisements for a consultation with the surgeon.  The consultation is your first meeting with a doctor and is a very important step in your journey.  A consultation can be similar to an interview – you are interviewing the surgeon to be sure you are […]

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Healing Scars after Plastic Surgery

Posted on April 09th, 2011 by Dr. William Franckle

A common concern among patients is having a noticeable scar after a procedure.  Plastic surgery procedures will usually involve incisions in the skin and any injury to the skin will result in visible scars.  This is just how the body heals.  The good news is that plastic surgeons know where to place the scars to […]

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Meet Dr. William Franckle Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

We know that you have many options when choosing a plastic surgeon. Dr. Franckle and his staff are dedicated to providing you with a caring and professional surgical experience. Time and time again our patients credit Dr. Franckle’s expertise and the kindness of our staff as the reason for choosing our practice. Dr. Franckle is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ASPS), the only board recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties to certify surgeons in the practice of plastic surgery. Attention to detail, meticulous skill, and an artistic eye make Dr. Franckle an expert in such procedures as rhinoplasty (nose job), breast augmentation (breast implants), abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), facelift, and non-surgical treatments (Botox and injectable fillers).

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