Dr. Stuart Linder, MD

Stuart Linder, MD's Blog

  • PREOPERATIVE EVALUATION



    Patients who undergo plastic and reconstruction surgical procedures, just like any other type of invasive procedure from different fields of surgery, should undergo preoperative evaluation. In general, our basic guidelines within the standard of the American...Full Post
  • Breast Reconstruction Status Post Massive Weight Loss



    The patient presents with significant weight loss notable 150 pounds after Roux-En-Y gastroplasty. She now has significant grade 3 ptosis, skin laxity and will undergo augmentation mammoplasty with high profile saline implants and a formal mastopexy using...Full Post
  • AMERICA’S TOP SURGEONS 2014



    EXCELLENCE 2014I was honored to be recognized by the Consumer’s Research Council of America as one of their “America’s Top Surgeons” for 2014. Being chosen for this award is exciting and very special to me. This is the sixth year in a row for me and I a...Full Post
  • BLUNT TRAUMA SEROMA – SURGICAL APPROACH



    The patient to the right is status post augmentation mammoplasty procedure with high profile saline implants, who was involved in a blunt trauma where her right chest hit the steering column. Notice that there is significant swelling of the right breast....Full Post
  • The Aesthetic Meeting 2014



    The Aesthetic Meeting in San Francisco is the highlight of our year as Plastic Surgeon‘s, as it delivers the education needed to ensure that we stay at the top of our craft, improve patient safety, and enhance our practices. With over over 130 teaching...Full Post
  • BEVERLY HILLS ABDOMINOPLASTY



    Interestingly, not a lot has changed over the last 30 years on tummy tuck surgery. The gold standard is still a lower abdominal C-section-like scar which is extended all the way to the hips

    Notice this patient preoperatively has significant abdominal...Full Post
  • LONG-TERM SEROMA

    STATUS POST MAMMOGRAM TRAUMA – LEFT BREAST

    This patient presents with a very swollen and painful left breast that has endured a 10-month history of having had a mammogram and pulling on the breast with severe tearing of the left medial pectoralis muscle...Full Post
  • BEVERLY HILLS BREAST ASYMMETRY AND GRADE 3 PTOSIS



    The patient presents with very severe breast asymmetry. Her breasts are different in size and shape. Notice the left breast is larger and lower. There is more skin laxity. It was decided she would undergo high profile saline implants with two different...Full Post
  • Total Body Makeover



    The patient is an Indian female status post delivery of two children. Good candidate for combined augmentation mammoplasty procedure using high profile saline implants and a left vertical mastopexy with full abdominoplasty. The patient is three months...Full Post
  • Knob Knee Liposculpture



    Dr. Linder’s procedure of the knob knee liposculpturing is the newest innovation with sculpturing of the medial knee fat pad, suctioning the fat along the medial knee area. He uses a small incision with a small 2 mm blunt tip cannula to 1 atmosphere of...Full Post