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Kryger Institute of Plastic Surgery Launches Redesigned Web site

Leading Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery Institute unveils new look and new features, representative of the Institute’s ongoing commitment to patients. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE , California, May 15, 2013 The is pleased to unveil their newly redesigned website at drkryger.com. The site is a comprehensive resource for Los Angeles and Ventura County patients seeking information on […]

Dr. Gil Kryger Selected For Compassionate Doctor Award 2012

Ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews. , CA April 17, 2013 – Patients’ Choice has announced that Dr. Gil Kryger was one of a select few physicians honored with the prestigious 2012 Compassionate Doctor Certification. Each year, nearly 100 million patients across the U.S. access websites like Vitals, UCompareHealthCare, and Patients’ Choice to provide feedback about experiences with their […]

FDA approved Allergan’s highly cohesive “shaped” implants

There isn’t much new (that works and is legitimate) in the field of plastic surgery these days. That’s why what is going on with breast implants is really exciting. To recap, there are three breast implant companies in the U.S.: Mentor, Allergan and Sientra. For many years, only the first two of these three companies […]

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

We all know that breast cancer is the most common cancer in women in theU.S.It affects women of all ages. The key to treating breast cancer is early detection. Detection begins with monthly self-examinations by all women, an annual examination by a gynecologist or other primary care physician, and screening mammograms in women over the […]

The new “gummy bear” shaped silicone implants: fad or here to stay?

In April of 2012, the FDA approved the use of shaped implants in theU.S.This marks the first time that plastic surgeons have been allowed to use non round implants in the U.S. Up until this point, only round shaped saline and silicone implants could be used. Now we have tear-dropped shaped implants available. The shaped […]

The myths and realities of the aging face

The abundance of creams, treatments, fillers and surgical procedures can make one’s head spin when it comes to deciding how to deal with aging changes of the face. The internet is packed with the latest and greatest discoveries and devices. Unfortuantely, most claims of amazing results are far from the truth, and many photographs are […]

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