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MPS Group

MPS Group

A group of diverse specialists from Memorial Plastic Surgery that encompasses Plastic Surgeons, Practice Managers, Physician Assistants, Insurance Specialists, Nurses, Marketers and Patient Coordinators.

BBL & Race: What Are The Different Surgical Approaches Per Ethnicity?

The Brazilian Butt Lift (BBL) is one of the fastest-rising plastic surgery procedures in popularity. As of 2018, BBL accounted for nearly 20% of all cosmetic surgery done in the United States. With its rise in popularity, people of all demographics have gained an interest in Brazilian Butt Lift. The... | Read More

  Posted on April 14, 2021   Last updated on April 6, 2021 |   

Why Reducing Weight Before Plastic Surgery Is Important

One of the most important factors to consider before undergoing any form of cosmetic surgery is weight. Excess fat in the body can lead to a host of potential complications that could affect the final results while delaying recovery. Therefore, most board-certified plastic surgeons in the United Sta... | Read More

  Posted on April 7, 2021   Last updated on March 31, 2021 |   

Medical Tourism: What’s More Important — Quality or Price?

The medical tourism industry has exploded in popularity over the past decade. The US market size alone was valued at $44.8 billion in 2019. More and more people have been traveling further from home to get medical procedures done, as costs can be significantly lower in different areas. For instance,... | Read More

  Posted on March 31, 2021 |   

MPS’ Updated Measures In Response to COVID-19

Dear Patients & Friends of Memorial Plastic Surgery, We would like to thank you for your continued patience and understanding throughout the COVID-19 worldwide pandemic. Although the statewide mask order has been lifted, Memorial Plastic Surgery remains committed to taking all necessary precauti... | Read More

  Posted on March 15, 2021 |   

Early Breast Augmentation: Will My Breasts Continue to Grow?

Early breast augmentation, in which individuals below 21 years of age undergo surgery, is relatively rare. In 2019, only 3% of all augmentation mammoplasty surgeries performed in the United States had patients aged 13 to 19. This is because the FDA prescribes the age at which young women can get sal... | Read More

  Posted on November 16, 2020   Last updated on April 5, 2021 |   

Plastic Surgery After Pregnancy: How Long Should You Wait?

For many women across the United States, there is nothing more miraculous than childbirth. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2018 alone saw an estimated 3,788,235 births nationwide. And while the figure represents a 2% decline in the annual birthrate from 2017, it s... | Read More

  Posted on November 9, 2020   Last updated on April 5, 2021 |   

Dr. Vasilakis’ Breast Augmentation Special

As Memorial Plastic Surgery’s newest addition to their group of surgeons, Dr. Vasileios Vasilakis is offering an exclusive Breast Augmentation Special from September 4 - October 16, 2020, for women to look and feel their best. "I am thrilled to officially be part of the group at Memorial Plastic ... | Read More

  Posted on September 3, 2020   Last updated on October 20, 2020 |   

Memorial Plastic Surgery Welcomes Dr. Vasileios Vasilakis

Memorial Plastic Surgery is excited to welcome plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Dr. Vasileios Vasilakis*, to our elite group of surgeons. Dr. Vasilakis has spent years refining his skills to provide patients with impeccable results to the face, breasts, and body, using cutting-edge and minimally ... | Read More

  Posted on August 27, 2020   Last updated on September 3, 2020 |   

Breast Lift vs. Breast Augmentation: What Surgery Is Right For My Body?

Every year, hundreds of women all across the United States undergo cosmetic breast surgery, with breast augmentation and breast lift as two of the leading procedures currently offered. While often combined in one surgery, they are two entirely different operations that enhance the breasts in very di... | Read More

  Posted on August 1, 2020   Last updated on September 17, 2020 |   

Dr. Izaddoost’s Breast Augmentation Special

Top board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Shayan Izaddoost, invites you to look and feel your best with his exclusive Breast Augmentation Special at Memorial Plastic Surgery. From May 15th to June 30th, 2020, patients can take advantage of Dr. Izaddoost’s Breast Augmentation Special for an all-incl... | Read More

  Posted on May 15, 2020   Last updated on October 20, 2020 |   

Memorial Plastic Surgery COVID-19 Reopening Schedule

Dear Patients & Friends of Memorial Plastic Surgery, We would like to thank you for your kindness, support, and patience throughout our temporary closure during this unprecedented time. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 worldwide pandemic, Memorial Plastic Surgery has taken extreme precautiona... | Read More

  Posted on April 30, 2020   Last updated on November 11, 2020 |   

Dr. Izaddoost’s Exclusive Special

As a welcoming to Memorial Plastic Surgery, Dr. Shayan Izaddoost is thrilled to offer patients a limited special for $1,500 off his surgeon’s fee for surgical procedures booked between February 1st to March 31st, 2020. Surgical procedures offered in this exclusive special include the following: Ab... | Read More

  Posted on February 3, 2020 |   

Dr. Shayan Izaddoost Joins Memorial Plastic Surgery

We are proud to welcome Shayan Izaddoost, MD, Ph.D., FACS, to our team of board-certified plastic surgeons at Memorial Plastic Surgery. Considered as one of the foremost breast reconstruction experts in Houston, Texas, Dr. Izaddoost has a special interest in helping breast cancer survivors feel whol... | Read More

  Posted on January 29, 2020   Last updated on June 17, 2020 |   

MPS Returns to Komen Race for 4th Consecutive Year

Memorial Plastic Surgery returns to the 2019 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure® for the fourth year in a row! Together with our top board-certified plastic surgeons, Dr. Patrick Hsu and Dr. Kendall Roehl, the MPS Team welcomes patients and friends to join the Race for the Cure® on Saturday, October... | Read More

  Posted on September 25, 2019   Last updated on February 3, 2021 |   

Looking through Transaxillary Breast Augmentation

Transaxillary breast augmentation is a technique performed through the armpit, creating a small incision that is hidden in its depths - usually about an inch long. Since the procedure is done in a remote area away from the breast, an endoscope is used to assist in the dissection to help minimize ble... | Read More

  Posted on September 19, 2019   Last updated on August 31, 2020 |   

Biocell Textured Breast Implants & Tissue Expanders

As a patient of our practice, we would like to share the recent reports regarding an uncommon condition called Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). BIA-ALCL is not breast cancer but rather a type of lymphoma that develops in the fluid or tissue immediately around the ... | Read More

  Posted on September 18, 2019   Last updated on November 24, 2020 |   

Memorial Plastic Surgery Moves to a New Multi-Story Facility

Dr. Patrick Hsu, founder, and CEO of Memorial Plastic Surgery, is excited to announce the expansion of his Houston-based practice to a brand new Class-A medical facility at Hedwig Place. Hedwig Place is conveniently located off the I-10 feeder road at 8731 Katy Freeway, within minutes from Houston... | Read More

  Posted on September 17, 2019   Last updated on November 11, 2020 |   

Memorial Plastic Surgery – Clear Lake Moves to New Location

Memorial Plastic Surgery - Clear Lake has just moved to a new office at 450 W. Medical Center Blvd, Suite 202, in Webster, Texas! Memorial Plastic Surgery’s first branch in Clear Lake is led by a board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Kendall Roehl. The office has significantly grown since its launc... | Read More

  Posted on May 2, 2019   Last updated on February 3, 2021 |