Plastic Surgery Blog St. Louis

Happy Easter

Happy Easter from the office of Dr. Paul Rottler!

What does FACS stand for?

Have you ever wondered what the acronym FACS stands for in Paul Rottler, MD, FACS? The FACS is a society that not all surgeons can belong to. To become a member of the Fellows of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) the doctor’s education, training, competence, and ethical conduct has to have passed an intensive […]

Spring Open House

Don’t forget our Spring Open House is 2 weeks away! Please join us for our annual Spring Open House, Thursday, April 2nd, 2015. Stop by between 11am and 1pm or call between 9am and 5pm to receive special prices on the following products and services: Botox – $9.50/unit Juvederm – $450/syringe VolumaXC – $750/syringe or […]

What is a Breast Implant Warranty?

Implant Warranty When you have breast augmentation with Dr. Rottler you will automatically be enrolled in the Natrelle ConfidencePlus Warranty Program. This means that if you have an implant leak or rupture within the first 10 years of surgery you will be eligible for financial assistance for surgery costs up to $3500 for silicone gel […]

Things to Consider Before Scheduling a Consultation for an Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)

Before Scheduling an Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck) Consultation Consider the Following: Check your BMI (body mass index), this is your height to weight ratio. A good surgical candidate must have a BMI under 30. An abdominoplasty is not a weight loss procedure. It is used to tighten the abdominal wall muscles and remove excess fat […]

Emmi Programs

Emmi® Programs What are Emmi programs? When you call to make your consultation for a cosmetic procedure with Dr. Paul Rottler he may require you to complete an Emmi program. Emmi programs are online tools that take complex medical information and make it simple and easy to understand. The programs can help you prepare for […]

Laser Hair Removal

Tired of all those unsightly red bumps caused by shaving? The cost of razors and waxing can really add up. Now is a great time to Call Dr. Rottler’s office for laser hair removal using the Candela GentleLase, a proven leader in hair removal. Be well on your way to being hair free by summer. […]

Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day from the office of Dr. Paul Rottler. Don’t forget our February Injectable Special! All injections are performed by our Board Certified Nurse Practitioners 40 units of Botox + 1 syringe of Juvederm + 1 syringe of Voluma XC for only $1350! (That’s a $400 savings!) Now through February 28th, 2015. Call today […]

Plastic Surgical Nurses

The Plastic Surgical Nurses Certification Board (PSNCB) was established in 1989 for the purpose of promoting the highest standards of plastic surgical nursing practice through the development, implementation, coordination and evaluation of all aspects of the certification process. The PSNCB believes that attainment of a common knowledge base, utilization of the nursing process, and a […]

5 Common Myths about Breast Implants

Saline breast implants are safer than silicone. This is not true, both saline and silicone implants are FDA approved as safe and effective devices. Both types of implants have advantages and disadvantages, but most patients choose silicone implants. Breast implants can cause breast cancer. The truth is that your chances of developing breast cancer are […]