South Carolina Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery with Richard J. Wassermann, MD, MPH, FACS
At Plastic Surgery Consultants in Columbia, South Carolina, cosmetic surgery patients enjoy the finest care in the skilled hands of Dr. Richard J. Wassermann, a dedicated, board-certified plastic surgeon in practice since 1997.
With an emphasis on aesthetics, Dr. Wassermann creates individualized treatments tailored to his patients’ unique goals and concerns. He combines medical expertise and an artistic vision to achieve consistently superior results.
Dr. Wassermann’s ongoing commitment to providing exceptional plastic and cosmetic surgery is evident in every aspect of his practice, from the state-of-the-art surgery facility to the focus on patient education and communication. He wants his patients to feel informed, cared for, and enthusiastic about their decision to enhance their appearance.
To make his patients’ dreams a reality, Dr. Wassermann believes in thorough pre-operative analysis accompanied by a meticulous and refined touch. His knowledgeable and accessible staff further ensures that every cosmetic surgery patient’s experience produces beautiful, natural-looking results.
Contact our South Carolina cosmetic surgery center today to schedule a personal consultation with Dr. Wassermann or to learn more about our practice.
Cosmetic Surgery Results
Dr. Wassermann provides comprehensive cosmetic surgery options at his South Carolina center, including abdominoplasty, body contouring, liposuction, breast augmentation, breast reduction, breast lift, facelift, rhinoplasty, eyelid surgery, and lip augmentation, as well as options for non-surgical facial rejuvenation, including BOTOX® Cosmetic, Juvederm® injections, Radiesse, and laser skin resurfacing. Our featured cases display the remarkable, natural results his cosmetic surgery patients have achieved. Please note that each patient’s anatomy is different, and healing times, scarring, and results vary.
Please click on the photo that interests you for additional views and patient information. We have also provided a glossary of plastic surgery terms as an educational resource.
For the convenience of our patients, our South Carolina cosmetic surgery center accepts several financing and payment options.
News From ASPS
Plastic Surgery Rebounds with Economy in 2010
As the U.S. economy pulls out of the recession, so are nips, tucks and lifts. According to statistics released today by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), 13.1 million cosmetic plastic surgery procedures, including those that are minimally-invasive or surgical, were performed in the United States in 2010, up 5 percent from 2009.
Facelift Makes You Look 12 Years Younger
Patients who have undergone a facelift rate themselves as looking an average of 12 years younger after surgery, according to a study in the February issue of Plastic Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).
Facial Bones Show Signs of Aging Too
What makes us look older? Wrinkles and sagging result not just from changes in the skin, but also from age-related changes in the underlying facial bones, according to a report in the January issue of Plastic Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).