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Liposculpture: Hi Definition Body Contouring

A high definition body contouring procedure, or Liposculpture,  involves advanced techniques where the surgeon selectively removes fat to enhance the overall muscular appearance of the patient. The biggest challenge for this technique is proper selection of candidates for the procedure. All liposuction procedures are intended to target problem areas of fat that just don’t go […]

Suboxone is not Methadone

Suboxone is not Methadone  Due to experience with use of methadone in treatment of the same group of patients, confusion is common with the use of Suboxone as a tool in helping people with addiction to opiates. True, both drugs are opiates, i.e. morphine-like drugs and both drugs can be abused by those so inclined […]

Maternal Opioid Dependency

Pregnant mothers who abuse heroin or certain narcotic painkillers during pregnancy cause their newborns great suffering during their first days and weeks of life. Heroin, oxycodone and similar drugs are known as opioids.  Opiate addiction is more prevalent in Georgia and the suburbs of Atlanta than most states. On March 31, 2015 U.S. Senator Bob […]

Medical Marijuana in Georgia

Medical use of marijuana is now legal in almost half of the states including Georgia, The Georgia Legislature passed the Haleigh Hope Act, signed into law by Governor Deal on April 16, 2015, allowing citizens to possess small amounts of the active ingredient in Marijuana THC for medical use.  The law is very restrictive and […]

What is a Brazilian Butt Lift?

What is a Brazilian butt lift? A Brazilian butt lift is the colloquial term for a buttocks augmentation. People choose to undergo a butt lift to enhance the size of their derrieres. A butt lift can also improve the shape of the backside. Brazilian butt lifts are different from other buttock enhancing procedures because they […]

Autologous Fat Transfer

Autologous Fat Transfer, in which fat is delicately removed from your body using a gentle liposuction technique. At the WISE Cosmetic surgery center, we either use a VASER technique or the infrasonic technique, depending on the patient’s specific needs. The fat cells are then harvested, purified and then either transferred immediately or only the best […]