2017 Talk Award Winner – Dr. Joseph A. Mele, III, MD, FACS

August 12, 2017 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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The 2017 Talk Award Winners were announced last week, and I am humbled and honored to announce that for the sixth year in a row, myself and my staff have been awarded the 2017 Talk Award for Excellence in Patient Satisfaction. Thank you, to all my patients who have taken the time to post a positive review. After 20+ years in practice, I know how rare that is. This is especially true for Cosmetic Plastic Surgeons, like myself, who practice in Northern California, where results are more often very personal and private, than they are something to live streamed for the world to see.

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San Francisco Breast 2.0 Enhancement (Augmentation, Lift and Reduction)

July 09, 2017 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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For information about Breast Augmentation, Breast Lifts, Breast Reduction (for women and men) or other specified Breast Enhancement procedures, SanFranciscoBreast.com has been completely updated. This update includes new content, and it is illustrated with new breast enhancement videos and more before and after pictures. In addition, the fresh content is wrapped in a new skin, improving navigation for the small screen and the desktop alike.

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Thigh Lift Video (Thighplasty) SF Bay Area

July 01, 2017 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Dr. Mele discusses Thigh Lifts on this video segment from Body Beautiful. The Thigh Lift was performed about 10,000 times last year in the United States alone. It is a specialized procedure that is almost exclusively performed after weight loss or bariatric surgery. As Thighplasty techniques have improved, its popularity has increased. The number of Thigh Lifts performed is up 8% this year compared to last year and up 87% since the year 2000.

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Brazilian Buttocks Lift Video – SF Bay Area

June 24, 2017 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Fuller, rounder buttocks are possible with the Brazilian Buttocks Lift. If you are healthy, want more shapely buttocks and have disproportionate fat elsewhere, it can be repurposed to enhance the shape of your butt. San Francisco Bay Area Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Joseph Mele, discusses what is possible with Brazilian Butt Lifts in this video segment from KRON 4’s Body Beautiful.

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Breast Augmentation Lifts – Breast Lifts with Implants – SF Bay Area

June 17, 2017 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Sometimes a Breast Implant or a Breast Lift alone is not enough to get the results we want. The combination of Breast Augmentation with a Breast Lift, or Augmentation Mastopexy, is used when breast sagging is combined with a loss of breast volume. Board Certified, San Francisco Bay Area Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Joseph Mele, discusses the nuances of the procedure on this episode of Body Beautiful, a live television show dedicated to the latest in Cosmetic Plastic Surgery news for the greater San Francisco Bay Area.

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Mommy Makeover Video SF Bay Area

June 11, 2017 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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The Mommy Makeover combines the most common body shaping procedures into a single operation for maximum breast and belly shaping. Board Certified San Francisco Bay Area Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Joseph Mele, explains in this video segment from KRON 4’s Body Beautiful. The San Francisco Bay Area’s News Station covers the latest in Cosmetic Plastic Surgery.

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Body Beautiful Today at Noon Watch KRON 4

June 07, 2017 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Getting ready for today’s live show with Janelle Marie. Body Beautiful airs at noon (June 7, 2017) on the San Francisco Bay Area’s News Station, KRON 4. Tune in to hear the latest plastic surgery news. Today’s topics include: Mommy Makeovers; Breast Augmentation Lifts (Augmentation Mastopexy); Brazilian Butt Lifts (Fat Grafting to the Buttocks), and Thigh Lifts (Thighplasty). Tune in and learn more.

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Breasts, Belly and Bootie Lifts – SF Bay Area Plastic Surgery

June 04, 2017 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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This Wednesday, June 7, 2017, Dr. Mele will be on the San Francisco Bay Area’s News Station, KRON 4’s Body Beautiful. The show airs live at noon and discusses the latest Cosmetic Plastic Surgery News. This week’s Body Beautiful Plastic Surgery topics include: Mommy Makovers, Breast Augmentation Lifts (Augmentation Mastopexy), Brazilian Butt Lifts (Fat Grafting to the Buttocks) and Thigh Lifts (Thighplasty).

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Mommy Makeovers San Francisco Bay Area

May 21, 2017 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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The most common Mommy Makeover combination is the one depicted above: Breast Augmentation and a Tummy Tuck. Breast Implants restore the lost breast volume, while the Tummy Tuck flattens and tightens the abdominal wall.

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