Dr. Vincent Marin

Plastic Surgery
La Jolla, CA
14 years experience male

Locations

Marin Aesthetics

La Jolla, CA

Address

9834 Genesee Ave Suite 328 , La Jolla, CA, United States
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Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Plastic Surgery

Breast Surgery

Cosmetic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

28 Answers
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Due the cosmetic nature of a breast augmentation procedure, most insurance providers will not cover the surgical costs unless it is proven to be medic... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Unfortunately, most insurance providers do not cover breast reduction procedures unless there is a medical need for having one. However, you can look ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Tummy tuck and lipo: Often the recovery after a tummy tuck and liposuction is about 2-3 weeks. Patients will be swollen and sore for weeks to months after the surgery. How... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Hi! You can actually combine both procedures. While it elevates your breast to a much better location, a breast lift alone can remove and tighten brea... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
It usually takes 2-3 weeks to recover from the procedure. Refrain from sitting and lying on your back for the first 1-2 weeks, and you may begin to us... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Smaller volume liposuction can be easily performed under local anesthesia alone, but larger volume procedures are better served with a general anesthe... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
It is possible to undergo liposuction surgery multiple times over the course of your lifetime. However, this could possibly lead to a number of aesthe... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Tummy tuck: Ideally a patient should have one tummy tuck, but it is possible to repeat this procedure if a patient does go on to get pregnant again. The ability t... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
The nose should have taken on its new shape in roughly 6-12 months after the procedure. By that point, you can fully enjoy the benefits of your rhinop... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
The difference is the issue that each of these two procedures addresses. A tummy tuck removes excess skin and tightens the abdominal muscles. On the o... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
The tummy area is really prone to developing loose skin as we go through aging, weight loss and pregnancy. The tummy tuck procedure is really helpful ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Hi! It is possible to remove a fibroadenoma even after receiving silicone implants, as the procedure is done by a breast surgeon performing the excisi... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Normally, it is recommended to wear comfortable sports or post-op bras after breast augmentation surgery. There is no perfect bra, but this is somethi... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
It is possible to undergo a breast lift together with your augmentation surgery. This would ultimately depend on your board-certified plastic surgeon’... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Hi. The removal of ruptured breast implants is a fairly straightforward procedure. A small incision is made at the original insertion site to remove t... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
All swelling should be gone in approximately 12 months. The nose should have taken on its new shape. Patients with thicker, ethnic nasal skin often ha... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
The price for breast reduction is from $12,000 - $15,000. The final price can depend on medical expenses, the surgery site, incision, the complexity o... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Hello! Feeling in your nipples and boobs right after a breast augmentation would best be described to be different from what you've been used to, and ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Scar treatment: There are a number of different options for scar treatments, but it depends on the location of the scar - the skin or around the implant itself. If yo... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Tumescent liposuction is a special technique of liposuction in which the local anesthetic lidocaine is mixed with epinephrine and then injected into t... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Liposuction Recovery: Often the recovery after liposuction is about 1 week. Patients will be swollen and sore for weeks to months after the surgery. However, patients can b... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
No: No, liposuction will not have any effect on your hunger level. You should maintain a healthy weight, but if you over consume calories after surgery, y... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Hi. You may return to work 1-2 weeks after your breast reduction procedure, but I still require my patients to continue wearing their surgical bras fo... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Hi, ruptured implants usually occur due to wear and tear from the physical stress your body is under. If left untreated, this can lead to a capsular c... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Hi. I wouldn’t normally advise that. A breast lift procedure involves creating incisions to give way to the removal of excess skin and tissue. This is... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Hi. Liposuction can cost anywhere from $2500 to $12,500 or more, depending on the location of the surgery and the extent of the procedure. Other fact... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Hi. Liposuction is a cosmetic surgical procedure that uses a variety of techniques to remove stubborn fat deposits from specific areas of the body, su... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vincent Marin
Plastic Surgery 14 years experience
Liposuction is a cosmetic procedure and normally not performed for health reasons. However, some studies have shown a slight improvement in patients w... Read More
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY
Graduated 2009MD

Affiliations

American Society Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American College of Plastic Surgeons
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