Eric Schaffer, M.D., F.A.C.S. · 1303 McCullough Avenue · Suite 363 · San Antonio, TX 78212 · 210.227.3223
1303 McCullough Avenue · Suite 363
San Antonio, TX 78212
210.227.3223

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CO2 Laser Skin Treatments San Antonio

Helping your skin appear healthy and young is one of ‘Texas Super Doc’ Dr. Eric Schaffers specialties. Offering a variety of procedures designed to restore your face to a more youthful appearance, CO2 Laser Skin Treatments not only helps your skin appear younger but restores a healthy glow to your face.

Using advanced laser technology, a carbon dioxide (CO2) laser precisely removes the outer layers of damaged skin to reveal the underlying healthy skin which is softer, smoother, and younger looking. CO2 technology is the  most commonly used laser skin resurfacing treatment options in part because of the dramatic results it produces. The CO2 laser is used in the treatment of deeper facial lines and wrinkles.

Today, looking younger does not necessarily mean major surgical procedures. San Antonio board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Schaffer offers a wide variety of nonsurgical options that can help you improve your appearance. If you would like to discuss CO2 laser skin resurfacing or any of our other skin care options, contact our office to schedule a confidential consultation.

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Eyelid Surgery San Antonio

Eyelid surgery is designed to treat the delicate skin around the eyes once it has begin to show signs of aging. Traditionally belpharoplasty can be used to tighten sagging skin around the eyes and reduce the appearance of bags. Plastic Surgeon Dr. Eric Schaffer also offers laser eyelid lifts to virtually eliminate fine lines.

Eyelid Surgery is often combined with additional facial rejuvenation procedures such as forehead lifts or face lifts to assist patients in achieving total facial rejuvenation. A consultation with Dr. Schaffer will help you determine which form of eyelid surgery is right for you. Don’t wait, if you are unhappy with the appearance of the skin around your eyes schedule your consultation today!

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Blepharoplasty San Antonio

Blepharoplasty is a cosmetic surgery that has helped countless men and women reverse those commonly occurring and often bemoaned signs of aging in delicate skin around the eyes. Blepharoplasty, also called an Eyelid Lift, is performed on the upper and/or lower eyelids to remove excess skin sagging, puffiness, lines, creases, and wrinkles. In severe cases the skin sagging of the lid can even impede a person’s vision. Blepharoplasty can create a natural looking rejuvenation that leaves patient’s looking refreshed. Some patients may opt to combine the procedure with other facial rejuvenation procedures such as a brow lift, facelift, or less invasive procedures such as botox or dermal fillers.

If you are tired of looking like you are constantly run-down and are interested in learning more about your options to rejuvenate and refresh your appearance, contact our office to schedule your consultation and find out if Blepharoplasty may be right for you. During your consultation you can expect to be asked about your medical history, your goals and concerns. It is always a good idea to write down any questions you want to remember to ask beforehand.

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Brow Lift San Antonio

San Antonio board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Eric Schaffer offers a number of procedures designed to restore youth to your face. Each procedure targets a specific part of the face, helping men and women appear more youthful. The area above the eyes is one of the most common areas men and women visit Dr. Schaffer in hopes of improving.

Using the brow lift, also referred to as a forehead lift, Dr. Schaffer is able to improve the appearance of sagging eyebrows and frown lines in the forehead. The result is a more relaxed, refreshed appearance.  One of the many reasons browlifts have become so popular is they are commonly performed in conjunction with other rejuvenating procedures such as a facelift or eyelid lift. Patients that have undergone browlift procedures often report people noticing their new refreshed look as if they’ve just returned from vacation or gotten a good nights sleep. If you would like to learn more about brow lift surgeries or how a browlift procedure can benefit you, contact our office to schedule a consultation.

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Breast Augmentation San Antonio

There are many reasons which contribute to women opting for a breast augmentation. San Antonio plastic surgeon Dr. Eric Schaffer provides his breast augmentation patients with an exceptional breast augmentation experience by listening to their breast goals and concerns and devising a plan to achieve those results in the best way possible.

Dr. Schaffer has helped countless women achieve the most natural breast implants results by using his hidden scar technique. Breast implant incisions are made at the very top of the armpit and are very small in size. By using this method, patients are left with absolutely no scar on the breast. Another benefit to breast implants being inserted through the armpit is that the breast remains intact and eliminates the risk of losing sensation of the nipples.

Dr. Schaffer offers both saline and silicone implants as well as options for incision placement. During the initial breast augmentation consultation, the patients wishes for final appearance are discussed and a surgical plan is created to meet their goals. For some, this may mean additional breast procedures such as a breast lift to meet those goals.

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Breast Lift San Antonio

Breast augmentation is a wonderful procedure for those interested in increasing the size of their breasts, but for Women who’s breasts have begun to sag due to aging, weight loss or breast feeding, a breast augmentation may not be the best option.

A Breast Lift surgery is designed to meet the needs of sagging breasts and lift the breasts into a more youthful position. During the breast lift, Dr. Schaffer may also lift the areolas to enhance the the youthful appearance of the breasts. Breast Lifts can be performed in conjunction with Breast Augmentation in patients with sagging breasts which have lost breast mass.

If you’re unhappy with the appearance of your breasts and would like to discuss your San Antonio breast procedures options, contact our office to schedule a confidential consultation with Dr. Schaffer.

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Body Contouring San Antonio

Whether you have had bariatric surgery or have stuck to a strict diet and exercise routine, losing significant amounts of weight is quite an accomplishment. Unfortunately for some, the excitement of the new, smaller you can be overshadowed by the excess skin left behind. Dr. Eric Schaffer can help you finish your weight loss journey using a variety of surgical procedures designed to help you put your best appearance forward.

Often times when a man or a woman loses a great deal of weight, their skin has lost elasticity and does not snap back around the new smaller form. Using body contouring procedures such as arm lift, thigh lift, and back and buttock lifts, Dr. Schaffer is able to remove the excess skin creating a better body contour.

Losing significant weight shows a dedication to your health and the desire to put your best physical appearance forward. Dr. Schaffer uses the latest in surgical techniques to help you complete your weight loss journey, letting you show off the more slender body you’ve worked so hard to achieve. If you are ready to discuss how body contouring procedures can help you put your best appearance forward, contact our office to schedule a confidential consultation.

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Breast Lift San Antonio

Many women who are unhappy with their breasts are under the impression that breast augmentation alone is the answer to their breast woes. While breast augmentation can increase the size of breasts, many women need additional breast procedures to achieve the results they desire. Often times, women are unhappy with their breasts because they have begun to sag. Aging, genetics, breast feeding and weight loss are all contributing factors that may play a part in sagging breasts.

Using breast lift surgery, Dr. Schaffer is able to create more youthful looking breasts. Breast lift surgery may also be used to reposition and/or reshape nipple. In many cases, breast lift surgery can be used in conjunction with breast augmentation to produce optimal results. Texas board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Eric Schaffer can help you understand the different breast procedures available and decide which procedures are right for you. Schedule your confidential consultation with Dr. Schaffer and be on your way to having the breasts of your dreams.

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Liposuction San Antonio

Liposuction

Liposuction is a versatile cosmetic procedure improving the appearance of various parts of the body. Liposuction may be used to get rid of excess fat in the thighs, buttocks, upper arm, back and knees. Liposuction may even be used to improve the contour of the face by removing fat from the neck. Liposuction is often used in conjunction with other procedures such as abdominoplasty or facelift to produce optimal results.

While a consistent workout routine and healthy diet can prevent fat from collecting in trouble areas, many people are not able to maintain a steady workout routine and balanced diet. For some, genetics also play a part in excess fat deposits. Liposuction is not a form of weight loss. It produces optimal results for people who are in relatively good shape but have specific parts of their body they would like to slim down. Using  liposuction, Dr. Schaffer can help you achieve the body of your dreams.

San Antonio board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Eric Schaffer uses liposuction to help both men and women improve the appearance of their trouble area. If you would like to learn more about liposuction or discuss your individual needs, contact our office to schedule a confidential consultation today!

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Gynecomastia Treatment San Antonio

Men with chests that appear more feminine than normal may feel like freaks, be taunted and teased and singled out amongst their peers, but the condition, known as Gynecomastia, is more common than you might think. Gynecomastia is a condition which causes breast tissue in men to over develop. This condition, which often negatively effects the self esteem and confidence of those who have it, is largely outgrown over time, but for those for whom the condition is not outgrown a Male Breast Reduction surgery may be the only way to get the more masculine chest they desire.

Dr. Schaffer has helped countless men achieve a flatter chest through San Antonio Male Breast Reduction surgery. In the procedure Dr. Schaffer removes the excess glandular tissue and sometimes excess skin. In some cases liposuction may also be used. The best way to determine if Male Breast Reduction surgery is right for you is through a consultation with Dr. Schaffer. Contact our office today to schedule yours.

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