Photos used in blogs are not actual patients

Your Top Reasons for Getting Brow Lift Surgery

September 15, 2023
brow lift surgery (1)

Though your eyes and your smile likely speak the loudest when it comes to first impressions, your eyebrows also play a significant role in the overall aesthetic that your face exudes. And though there are many ways to keep your skin healthy and lively, the wrinkles and sagging that come naturally with age can often […]

How Long Does It Take to Recover From Breast Augmentation?

August 15, 2023

Breast augmentation can enhance your breasts’ appearance and improve your confidence. Before you decide whether or not breast augmentation is the right fit for you, it is essential to understand what the recovery process entails. Downtime is an important consideration in the recovery process in order to have the best result. This will help you […]

How The Fire And Ice Treatment Tightens Skin And Eliminates Fat

July 15, 2023

With summer here and now at our doorstep, it’s another year where the summer body you’ve wanted simply won’t be happening. Which is unfair. After all, you’ve tried dieting, you’ve tried exercising, and despite tremendous efforts on your part, the ideal body you want is still out of reach. Well, that won’t be the case […]

3 Factors to Consider Before Getting a Tummy Tuck Procedure

June 15, 2023

Tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) procedures have helped many individuals in finally taking care of that stubborn bit of pudge around their stomach and midsection. It is a great solution for feeling better about your overall look and can be incredibly relieving to finally see some results. However, it still is an involved procedure that should be taken […]

How to Make Your Face Look Younger – Facelift and Necklift

May 15, 2023
face lift

As we age, achieving a younger, more youthful appearance is everyone’s dream, especially in the face. Although aging is a natural part of the aging process, it doesn’t mean we must go along with it. That’s why we believe in looking, and more importantly, feeling your best in your own skin at Burgess Plastic Surgery. What […]

How Long Do Breast Implants Last?

April 15, 2023
woman in silver bra against a white background

Breast implant technology is constantly improving. Modern breast implants are made with innovative fill materials and feature durable outer shells. Not to mention they undergo rigorous clinical testing. Still, breast implants aren’t lifetime medical devices. While it’s not unusual for breast implants to last upwards of 10 or even 20 years, they may eventually need […]

3 Ways to Revive Aging Eyes

March 15, 2023
portrait of charming relaxed middle aged woman applies face cream

The delicate area around our eyes is one of the first places we show our age. Puffiness, wrinkles, and sagging skin are common cosmetic issues, but there are several effective ways to improve their appearance. At Burgess Plastic Surgery, board-certified cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgeon Dr. Elisa Burgess utilizes non-invasive, minimally invasive, and surgical options […]

How to Tighten Loose Skin After Major Weight Loss

February 14, 2023
Slim woman in white shirt and black underwear in jeans one size larger is showing successful weight loss. 2

Losing a significant amount of weight is a challenging feat. While major weight loss can have numerous benefits for your overall health, the biggest downside most Burgess Plastic Surgery patients mention is excess skin.  At our Portland-area practice, board-certified cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgeon Dr. Elisa Burgess regularly works with bariatric patients who want to put […]

How Do You Get Rid of “Bat Wing” Arms?

January 15, 2023
pexels darina belonogova 7896591

If you have unwanted upper arm fat and lax skin, you’re not alone. Sometimes called “bat wings,” this cosmetic concern is one of the most common issues our patients want to correct at Burgess Plastic Surgery.  As we age, our skin loses elasticity, and we tend to carry more excess weight. If you’ve tried to tone […]

How Long Does a Tummy Tuck Last?

December 30, 2022
Young caucasian woman with slim body shape is indoors at daytime.

The reasons patients choose a tummy tuck – also known as an abdominoplasty–are diverse. Whether you’re a new mom ready to feel like your old self or you’re a weight loss warrior who shed significant pounds and wants to ditch the loose skin, the results of a tummy tuck surgery are intended to be permanent.  At […]

Get in Touch Today

* All fields must be completed.
Please include non-medical questions and correspondence only.


16865 Boones Ferry Rd, Suite 101
Lake Oswego, OR 97035

Monday-Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday hours available by appointment

Accessibility Toolbar

Scroll to Top