Doctor Q&A for Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez

A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
What's the Question: If you're looking to gain weight, Dr. Seif provides good advice. If you're looking to find information about "man boobs" and fat tissues, pubertal gyn ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
It Depends: Your BMI, or Body Mass Index, plays a big role in surgical complication risk assessment. Basically, high BMI’s create higher surgical risks. Since cos ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
Any Surgery Has Risk: Rhinoplasty is surgery and, as such, it carries risk. Any surgery carries risk. That said, if you are cleared for rhinoplasty and you have a board cer ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
That Depends: That is a very broad question which is difficult to answer. Diet and exercise is your best option to making your butt look smaller in size, but if you ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
May Help: Depending on the particulars of the scars, plastic surgery options may indeed help. Be sure to speak to board certified plastic surgeons for consultat ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
Breast Lift Options: Exercise is always a good idea, but there is no way to make your breasts firmer and higher permanently without plastic surgery. Whether or not you wou ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
Not permanently: Asymmetric breasts (and other body features) are common but if it is enough of a difference to be bothering you, plastic surgery would really be your ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
Breast Aug Options: Breast augmentation can be done with either saline implants, silicone implants, or your own fat (fat transfer). In general, silicone implants have a m ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
Probably Not: There really are no "magic" pills to eliminate gynecomastia. Since you were diagnosed, you should ask the physician who diagnosed you about your speci ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
Time & Consultation: It may very well decrease as you age but if it does not, see a board certified plastic surgeon to discuss your specific situation. Gynecomastia can be ... Read More
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