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Kelowna Liposuction
  • Aug 16, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

7 Simple Tips For a Safe and Fast Liposuction Recovery

Are you considering a liposuction procedure? Here’s what you need to know about the recovery period and how to ensure you get the most satisfactory results.   Liposuction is a surgical body contouring procedure that is designed to remove. . .

  • Aug 01, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Your Guide to Foot Fusion Surgery

Are you suffering from foot pain that is affecting your quality of life? Learn more about how our foot fusion surgery and how our specialists can help quickly and safely restore your function and movement. Are you suffering from prolonged. . .

  • Jul 25, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How to Decide Between a Breast Augmentation and a Breast Lift

Are you feeling conscious about the appearance of your breasts? This guide helps you understand the difference between a breast augmentation and a breast lift and can help you decide which procedure is best for your aesthetic needs. Whether. . .

Kelowna Facelift
  • Jul 11, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How to Recover Successfully From a Facelift

Are you considering a facelift procedure? Here’s your comprehensive guide to a facelift recovery to help ensure you enjoy the safest and most satisfactory outcome.   Whether it’s due to genetics, environmental factors, or lifestyle, one of. . .

Knee Specialist Kelowna
  • Jul 05, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How Our Knee Specialists Can Help Restore Function to an Injured Knee

Do you suffer from chronic knee pain? Our knee specialists can provide some much-needed relief and greatly improve your quality of life.   Your knees are vital to everyday life and any damage or injury to them can make even simple activities,. . .

Kelowna Plastic Surgery, Kelowna Plastic Surgeon
  • Jun 21, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Things You Must Know About Liposuction

Are you considering liposuction? Before undergoing this plastic surgery, here are 4 factors you must consider first. When performed by a board-certified plastic surgeon, liposuction is a safe and effective way of removing stubborn pockets of. . .

  • Jun 07, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

6 Tips For Taking Care of Yourself Before Surgery

We offer a wide variety of general and cosmetic surgery treatments at our Kelowna hospital, but whichever one you opt for, here’s why pre-operative care is so critical to ensure the best results. At our Kelowna private hospital, our team of. . .

  • Jun 03, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Benefits of Private Healthcare

Plastic surgery has become increasingly popular over the years with female and male patients of all ages. Here are some of the benefits of the customized plastic surgery treatments at our private Kelowna hospital. Whether you require foot,. . .

  • May 21, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Ways Plastic Surgery Can Benefit Your Physical and Mental Health

Plastic surgery has become increasingly popular over the years with female and male patients of all ages. Here are some of the benefits of the customized plastic surgery treatments at our private Kelowna hospital. There are numerous reasons why. . .

Foot Doctor Kelowna
  • May 13, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

5 Reasons to Consider Foot Surgery

Have you suffered from a foot or ankle injury? Here’s what you need to know about foot and ankle surgery and how our doctors can help restore your health and quality of life. Injuries to the foot and ankle are amongst the most frequently. . .

Kelowna Health Centre
  • May 06, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

3 Reasons to Consider Facial Plastic Surgery

Are you looking for a way to rejuvenate your appearance? From facelifts to liposuction and Botox, we offer a wide range of facial cosmetic procedures at our Kelowna health centre to reverse the effects of aging and give you dramatic, youthful, and. . .

Plastic Surgeon Kelowna
  • Apr 26, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

3 Benefits of Working with a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

Are you planning on having cosmetic surgery? Here are just some reasons why you need to make sure you work with a board-certified plastic surgeon. If you are considering cosmetic surgery, such as a facelift or liposuction, there are many. . .

Kelowna Facelift
  • Apr 26, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

3 Factors to Consider Before Booking a Facelift

Are you considering a cosmetic facelift procedure in Kelowna? Here’s everything you need to know before booking your treatment. For many years, a facelift has remained one of the most effective, safe, and popular cosmetic procedures for. . .

Kelowna Surgery, Kelowna Plastic Surgery
  • Apr 26, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

3 Reasons Why You May Want to Consider Plastic Surgery

Over recent years, plastic surgery has become increasingly popular with a number of Kelowna patients opting for different procedures. Here are just some reasons why you might want to consider one for yourself. There are many different reasons. . .

  • Mar 27, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About Cosmetic Ear Surgery

Are you unhappy with the size and shape of your ears? Learn more about our Kelowna ear surgery and how this cosmetic procedure can help you feel more happy and comfortable with your appearance. Otoplasty, or ear surgery, is a cosmetic procedure. . .

  • Mar 20, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Recovering From a Ganglion Cyst Removal

Are you planning on having a ganglion cyst removal procedure? Here’s what to expect from the recovery period, and how you can promote healing for the best results. Ganglion cysts are lumps that commonly occur in the hands and wrists, adjacent. . .

  • Mar 12, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How Liposuction Can Help You Achieve Your Ideal Body Shape

If you’re considering a liposuction treatment but are still undecided, here are 4 reasons to opt for this highly effective cosmetic procedure. Liposuction is a highly requested body contouring procedure, designed to remove excess and stubborn. . .

  • Feb 22, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

9 Sure Fire Signs It's Time to See a Urologist

Are you suffering from issues such as frequent UTIs and pain your kidneys or bladder? Here are 9 sure-fire signs that it’s time to see a urologist. A urologist is a physician who specializes in diseases of the urinary tract and the male. . .

  • Feb 15, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Are You At Risk of Developing a Ganglion Cyst?

Do you have a ganglion cyst? Here are some reasons why you should consider a ganglion cyst removal, and how this procedure can enhance the function of your body and the quality of your life. Ganglion cysts are very common lumps within the. . .

  • Feb 01, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

7 Eyelid Surgery Risks You Should Be Aware Of

An eyelid surgery is a safe and effective way to quickly rejuvenate your appearance, but as with all surgeries, there are some blepharoplasty risks you should be aware of. Blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery) is a cosmetic procedure that is. . .

  • Jan 28, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Reasons You Need To Work With a PT After Your Orthopedic Surgery

Have you just undergone an orthopedic surgery? Here is a step by step guide on what to expect during and after your procedure. Orthopedic surgery is a highly specialized area of medical practice that deals with a wide range of musculoskeletal. . .

  • Jan 24, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Things You Will Need After Breast Augmentation Surgery

Are you preparing for a breast augmentation surgery? Here are a list of things you need to prepare before going to the hospital for your procedure. Breast augmentation surgery is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in Canada, and. . .

  • Jan 14, 2019
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Exercise Tips to Speed Up Your Shoulder Surgery Recovery

Have you recently had shoulder surgery? Here are some post-surgery exercise tips from the surgeons at our Kelowna hospital to help you stay healthy and recover quickly and safely. Do you have a shoulder injury that is not improving with. . .

Kelowna Private Hospital, Kelowna Hospital
  • Dec 21, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Why Winter Is The Perfect Time To Have Plastic Surgery

Are you considering having a cosmetic procedure? Here are 4 reasons why winter is the perfect time for plastic surgery.   If you’re considering cosmetic surgery to address any aesthetic concerns, whether it’s a facelift or breast. . .

Knee Surgery
  • Dec 12, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

5 Tips For a Speedy Knee Surgery Recovery

Have you just had knee surgery? Here are 5 essential dos and don’ts to follow to ensure a smooth road to recovery. Similar to many other joints in your body, your knees are vital to daily life and any injury/damage to this area can hinder. . .

Kelowna Facelift
  • Dec 07, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

3 Ways to Tell If a Facelift Is Right For You

Are you looking for a way to naturally rejuvenate your facial appearance? Here’s how to know whether you are a good candidate for a facelift.   One of the most popular cosmetic procedures in Canada, and around the world, is a facelift. . .

Kelowna plastic surgeon, kelowna surgeon
  • Nov 26, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How to Know If Your Teen is a Candidate For Plastic Surgery - Info From Kelowna Plastic Surgeons

Is your teen interested in having a cosmetic surgery? Talking to a board-certified plastic surgeon about the pros and cons of having plastic surgery at a young age can be very helpful in making the safest, most informed decision. Plastic. . .

Kelowna plastic surgeon, kelowna surgery
  • Nov 16, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Ways to Calm Your Nerves Before Cosmetic Surgery

Are you feeling nervous about your upcoming cosmetic surgery? From talking with your plastic surgeon to stopping smoking, here are 4 things you can do to calm those jittery nerves.   When you are facing an upcoming cosmetic surgery, be it a. . .

Kelowna Forehead Lift
  • Nov 09, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Your Complete Guide to a Forehead Lift Recovery

Are you undergoing a forehead lift surgery? Here’s what to expect during the recovery period and how to get the safest, most satisfactory results. When performed by a qualified, board-certified plastic surgeon, a forehead lift is one of the. . .

Kelowna Forehead Lift
  • Oct 15, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About Forehead Lifts

Are you looking for a safe and effective method of facial rejuvenation? Here’s everything you need to know about our customized forehead lifts and how this procedure can help you restore a naturally youthful appearance. The effects of aging. . .

Kelowna Breast Augmentation
  • Oct 11, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About Breast Implant Profiles

Are you considering a breast augmentation surgery? Here’s everything you need to know about implant profiles and how they can affect the outcome of your procedure.   With the incredible advancements in cosmetic surgery, there are a wide. . .

Kelowna Plastic Surgery
  • Oct 03, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

6 Things You Must Eat To Ensure a Good Plastic Surgery Recovery

Are you considering a plastic surgery procedure? Here are some essential nutrition tips to help boost your health and speed up your recovery period.   One of the most crucial aspects of any plastic surgery, be it an abdominoplasty or a breast. . .

Kelowna Body Countouring
  • Sep 24, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Are You a Good Candidate For a Body Contouring Procedure?

Are you considering a surgical body contouring procedure such as an abdominoplasty or liposuction? Here are some of the questions you need to ask your plastic surgeon first.   Following events such as pregnancy and significant weight loss, the. . .

Kelowna Breast Augmentation
  • Sep 10, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

What is Capsular Contracture?

Have you just had a breast augmentation procedure? Here’s everything you need to know about capsular contracture and how the team of plastic surgeons at our Kelowna hospital can ensure that you have the safest and most pleasing. . .

Kelowna Breast Reduction
  • Sep 03, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About Breast Reduction

A breast reduction can be a life-changing event. Here’s what to expect from this cosmetic procedure and how to ensure you get the safest, most pleasing results.   All women deserve to enjoy a high quality of life but for some patients, the. . .

Kelowna Vasectomy, Kelowna Vasectomy reversal
  • Aug 30, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About a Vasectomy Reversal

A vasectomy is often considered a permanent method of birth control but did you know that a person can get a vasectomy reversal in order to become fertile again?   While a vasectomy is still considered a reliable and permanent form of. . .

Kelowna ankle surgery, Kelowna foot surgery
  • Aug 17, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How to Recover Quickly From Foot Fusion Surgery

Is foot/ankle pain preventing you from living a comfortable life? Learn more about how the foot and ankle surgeries at our Kelowna private hospital can safely restore your function and movement.   Are you suffering from foot or ankle pain? . . .

Breast Augmentation
  • Aug 03, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

3 Tips For Choosing the Right Breast Implant

Choosing the right implant is a crucial part of your breast augmentation surgery. Here are 3 tips on how to make the best decision when it comes to your aesthetic goals.   Breast augmentation is one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries in. . .

Kelowna Eyelid Surgery
  • Jul 26, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Cosmetic and Non-Cosmetic Benefits of Eyelid Surgery

Are you looking for a safe and quick anti-ageing cosmetic surgery to restore your natural youthfulness? Learn about the incredible cosmetic and non-cosmetic benefits of our Kelowna eyelid surgery.   Blepharoplasty, more commonly referred to as. . .

Kelowna Breast Augmentation
  • Jul 19, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Dos and Don'ts of Breast Augmentation Surgery

Are you considering cosmetic surgery to enhance the appearance of your breasts? Here are 4 dos and don’ts to get the best breast augmentation results.   Breast augmentation has long been one of the most popular cosmetic surgeries in the. . .

Kelowna Nasal Surgery
  • Jul 09, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

What to Expect From the Nasal Surgery Recovery Period

Are you considering nasal surgery? Here are our top rhinoplasty recovery tips to help you get the safest and most pleasing results.   Your nose is one of your most important features and its appearance can determine how comfortable and. . .

Facial Asymmetry, Face Surgery
  • Jun 19, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How to Correct Facial Asymmetry

Do you have signs of facial asymmetry that you want to correct? Here’s how the customized face surgery at our Kelowna private hospital can help.   Facial asymmetry can be present in almost any of your features including your nostrils, eyes,. . .

breast augmentation
  • Jun 11, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

6 Exercises to Avoid During Your Breast Augmentation Recovery

Are you considering a breast augmentation procedure? Here are some helpful tips from the team at our Kelowna private hospital on how to stay in shape during your recovery period. One of the most important aspects of any cosmetic procedure, such. . .

Cosmetic Surgery
  • Jun 04, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Signs You Are An Ideal Candidate For Cosmetic Surgery

Are you looking for a procedure that can safely enhance your appearance? Here are 5 signs that you’re the ideal candidate for cosmetic surgery.   From traditional surgeries such as facelifts and breast augmentation to newer techniques and. . .

Benefits of a Calcaneal Osteotomy
  • May 21, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Benefits of a Calcaneal Osteotomy

Are you suffering from a damaged or fractured heel bone? Learn more about the costs and benefits of the calcaneal osteotomy procedure at our Kelowna private hospital, and how we can help get you comfortably back on your feet.   Has an injury. . .

5 Common Signs That You May Need a Hernia Repair Surgery
  • May 14, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

5 Common Signs That You May Need a Hernia Repair Surgery

Are you experiencing sharp pain when you cough or lift heavy items? Learn more about the hernia repair procedures at our Kelowna private hospital, and how our surgeons can quickly relieve your pain and restore the function to your body. A. . .

Kelowna Breast Augmentation
  • May 01, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Tips On Maintaining Your Implants After a Breast Augmentation

Breast augmentation is one of the most popularly requested cosmetic surgeries in Canada. Here’s how to reduce your breast implant risks and ensure you get the safe and beautiful results you desire.   Breast augmentation is one of the most. . .

3 Factors to Consider When Choosing Breast Implants
  • Apr 16, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

3 Factors to Consider When Choosing Breast Implants

Are you considering a breast augmentation? Here’s everything you need to know about choosing the right implant volumes for your breast surgery.   Breast augmentation is one of the most popular types of cosmetic breast surgeries in Canada, and. . .

Are You a Suitable Candidate For an Abdominoplasty?
  • Apr 03, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Are You a Suitable Candidate For an Abdominoplasty?

Are you considering an abdominoplasty? Here are six signs that you’re a good candidate for the tummy tuck procedure.   An abdominoplasty, or a tummy tuck, is a cosmetic surgery procedure that is designed to tighten muscles and remove excess. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Centre Private Vs Public Hospitals: Which Choice is Right For You?
  • Mar 12, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Private Vs Public Hospitals: Which Choice is Right For You?

From general surgery to specialized orthopaedic, cosmetic, and urology treatments, our Kelowna Private Hospital has the team and state-of-the-art facilities to give you the quality healthcare you deserve. Quality of care is a key component of. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Centre Everything You Need to Know About a Knee Arthroscopy
  • Mar 12, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About a Knee Arthroscopy

Are you suffering from a knee injury? Here is everything you need to know about the customized and safe arthroscopic knee surgeries at our Kelowna Private Hospital. If you are suffering from a knee injury that is not improving with non-surgical. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Centre Everything You Need to Know About Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Mar 01, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery

Are you suffering from a shoulder injury? Here is everything you need to know about the customized and safe arthroscopic shoulder surgeries at our Kelowna Private Hospital. If you have a shoulder injury that is not improving with non-surgical. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Centre What to Expect From a Breast Lift Consultation
  • Feb 19, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

What to Expect From a Breast Lift Consultation

Are you considering breast lift surgery? Here’s what questions to expect from your plastic surgeon during the consultation. One of the most commonly requested cosmetic surgeries is a breast lift, a procedure that is designed to reshape the. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Centre What’s the Difference Between Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery?
  • Feb 12, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

What's the Difference Between Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery?

If you use the terms plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery interchangeably, you’re not alone! However, there are fine distinctions between the two that are important for any potential patient to understand. Whether it is reconstructive surgery. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Centre Everything You Need to Know About CoolSculpting
  • Feb 05, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About CoolSculpting

Do you have stubborn pockets of fat that refuse to go away, even with diet and exercise? The customized body contouring procedures at our Kelowna hospital can help you achieve a smoother, more toned appearance. Body contouring procedures. . .

Okanagan Health Sugical Centre Can I Have Multiple Cosmetic Surgeries at the Same Time?
  • Jan 29, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Can I Have Multiple Cosmetic Surgeries at the Same Time?

Have you ever wondered if you can combine multiple cosmetic surgeries in one treatment? When performed by a board-certified plastic surgeon, cosmetic procedures such as a facelift, breast augmentation, or liposuction, are safe and effective. . .

Okanagan Health Surgery Centre Botox or Necklift - Which Is The Right Option For You?
  • Jan 15, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Botox or Necklift - Which Is The Right Option For You?

Looking to dramatically rejuvenate your facial appearance? From traditional necklifts to customized Botox treatments, we have everything you need to enhance your features and create a youthful, beautiful look.   Cosmetic surgery to rejuvenate. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Centre Pros and Cons of Open and Closed Nasal Surgery
  • Jan 03, 2018
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Pros and Cons of Open and Closed Nasal Surgery

Are you unhappy with the size or shape of your nose? Our customized nasal surgery procedures can help you achieve a balanced and proportionally-pleasing facial appearance.   Your nose is a central feature of your face and how it looks can. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre How To Look After Your Skin Following a Microdermabrasion Treatment
  • Dec 26, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How To Look After Your Skin Following a Microdermabrasion Treatment

Maintain your healthy, vibrant glow with these easy-to-follow microdermabrasion aftercare tips.   While microdermabrasion might sound vaguely painful, it’s actually one of the most gentle, fastest, and non-invasive cosmetic skin treatments. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Centre Everything You Need to Know About Mole Removal
  • Dec 16, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About Mole Removal

Mole removal is a common outpatient surgery that results in a blemish-free, aesthetically pleasing appearance.   Skin moles are small to large clusters of pigmented cells that appear as small, dark spots on the skin and can vary greatly in size. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Centre How To Choose Between a Surgical and Non-Surgical Facelift
  • Dec 08, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How To Choose Between a Surgical and Non-Surgical Facelift

In today’s busy world, more and more men and women are seeking ways to turn back the clock and improve their appearance without going under the knife by using non-surgical cosmetic treatments. These procedures have many benefits over. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Centre Kelowna BC A Step-By-Step Guide to Breast Augmentation Recovery
  • Nov 30, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

A Step-By-Step Guide to Breast Augmentation Recovery

Due to aging and forces of gravity, many women in Kelowna are looking for ways to improve the lift and/or shape of their breasts. Depending on your concerns, cosmetic breast surgery, such as a breast lift or augmentation, can address a number of. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical centre Everything You Need to Know About a Foot Fusion Surgery
  • Nov 15, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About a Foot Fusion Surgery

Is foot/ankle pain preventing you from living a comfortable and happy life? Learn more about how the foot fusion surgery at our Kelowna private hospital can quickly and safely restore your function and movement. Do you suffer from long-term. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Centre Kelowna BC Guide to Recovering From Your Foot Fusion Surgery
  • Nov 02, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Guide to Recovering From Your Foot Fusion Surgery

Are you considering a foot fusion surgery? Here is a comprehensive recovery guide to help you understand what to expect after this foot surgery. Are you experiencing pain and reduced mobility in your foot? A foot fusion can help restore the. . .

  • Oct 30, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

3 Most Common General Surgery Procedures

Learn more about the world-class healthcare services, including cosmetic and general surgery, at our leading Kelowna private hospital. The health of you and your loved ones is too important to put at risk. Patients who opt for private hospitals. . .

  • Oct 18, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Week-By-Week Guide to an Abdominoplasty Recovery Period

Are you considering an abdominoplasty? Here are some simple tips to ensure your recovery period is as safe and quick as possible.   An abdominoplasty, also known as a tummy tuck procedure, is a cosmetic body contouring surgery designed to. . .

  • Oct 03, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

6 Preoperative Steps To Take For Successful Cosmetic Surgery

Whether you are opting for a cosmetic procedure such as body contouring, or require an urgent foot surgery, here's why the pre-operative period is so important. When performed by a board-certified plastic surgeon, cosmetic procedures such. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Gastric Banding 101
  • Sep 29, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About Laparoscopic Gastric Banding

Are you considering plastic surgery for weight loss? Here’s everything you need to know about the laparoscopic gastric banding procedure at our Kelowna private hospital.   There are several different types of surgery for weight loss, and. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Treatment Kelowna British Columbia Canada
  • Sep 18, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome at Our Kelowna Private Hospital

Are you experiencing any pain, tingling or numbness in your hand? Here are the signs & symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome and possible treatments at our Kelowna hospital.   Your hands are vital. With them you perform many activities from. . .

Okanagan Health Surgical Breast Augmentation Mastopexy
  • Sep 06, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Improve The Size & Shape Of Your Breasts With a Breast Augmentation-Mastopexy

Are you unhappy with the size and shape of your breasts? Here are some of the reasons why you might consider a combined breast augmentation-mastopexy at our Kelowna hospital. Today, there are a variety of breast surgery options that can improve. . .

Kelowna Face Grafting Fat Grafting vs Tissue Fillers: Which Rejuvenation Treatment is Right For You?
  • Aug 28, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Fat Grafting vs Tissue Fillers: Which Rejuvenation Treatment is Right For You?

Get instant, natural and total facial rejuvenation results with the safe & minimally-invasive facial fat grafting procedures at our Kelowna private hospital.   While it may be true that you can’t stop the aging process, at Okanagan Health. . .

Kelowna Wrist Surgery Types of Hand & Wrist Surgery
  • Aug 21, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Types of Hand & Wrist Surgery

From general surgery, to hand/wrist arthroscopy, our board-certified plastic surgeons can help restore the function to your body after an injury, helping you live a healthier, more productive and fulfilling life. Complexly designed with an. . .

Kelowna Facial Rejuvenation Top Facial Rejuvenation Treatments
  • Aug 07, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Top Facial Rejuvenation Treatments

Looking to restore a more balanced and proportionally-pleasing facial appearance? From necklifts and eyelid surgery, to less-invasive treatments such as dermabrasion, we can help you look as young as you feel!  Whilst you can’t turn back the. . .

Kelowna Genioplasty Chin Implant vs Sliding Genioplasty
  • Jul 24, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Chin Implant vs Sliding Genioplasty

Looking to enhance your appearance? Find out which type of chin surgery is right for you.   Chin surgery is designed to augment, reconstruct or rejuvenate the appearance of your chin. It can be used to correct a number of cosmetic concerns. . .

Kelowna Plastic Surgeon How to Recover From a Facial Fat Grafting Procedure
  • Jul 17, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How to Recover From a Facial Fat Grafting Procedure

Reverse the signs of aging and restore a youthful shape to your face with the facial fat grafting procedure at our private Kelowna hospital.   Facial aging is inevitable and occurs mainly as a result of the changes in skin and the deeper soft. . .

Kelowna Plastic Surgeon What to Expect From an Achilles Tendon Repair Surgery
  • Jul 17, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

What to Expect From an Achilles Tendon Repair Surgery

Worried about an achilles tendon rupture? Here's everything you need to know about the achilles tendon repair surgery at our Kelowna hospital.   The achilles tendon is one of the largest and strongest tendons in the body, joining the calf. . .

Kelowna Plastic Surgeon 3 Benefits of Having an Arthroscopy Procedure
  • Jul 10, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

3 Benefits of Having an Arthroscopy Procedure

Arthroscopy, otherwise known as arthroscopic surgery, is an advanced surgical procedure used by plastic/orthopedic surgeons to look at joints, diagnose problems & provide treatment. Joints are a key feature of the human body as they provide. . .

Kelowna Brow Lift How a Brow Lift Can Instantly Rejuvenate Your Appearance
  • Jul 03, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How a Brow Lift Can Instantly Rejuvenate Your Appearance

Do you want to look younger and more refreshed? For patients with aging skin, sagging eyebrows & loose forehead skin, a brow lift plastic surgery can create a complete facial transformation.   As we age, our facial tissues become weak and. . .

Kelowna Plastic Surgeon Everything You Need to Know About ACL Reconstruction
  • Jun 26, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About ACL Reconstruction

Has your plastic surgeon recommended ACL reconstruction? Here’s what to expect from this surgery & how to achieve a quick and safe recovery.   The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is one of the major ligaments in your knee and is critical to. . .

Kelowna Liposuction
  • May 29, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How Liposuction Has Evolved For Better & Safer Results

Like many other cosmetic surgery procedures, liposuction has come a long way over the years. Advancements in techniques have allowed plastic surgeons to remove excess fat more efficiently and safely shape the body. These developments have led to. . .

  • May 15, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About a Palmar Fasciectomy

Palmar fasciectomy is a surgery to the hand to treat the effects of Dupuytren’s disease. Performed by a board-certified plastic surgeon, this procedure safely & effectively corrects the thickening of the skin of the palm. While many cases of. . .

Kelowna Ear Surgery
  • May 01, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Tips for Recovering From Ear Surgery

Ear surgery, also known as an otoplasty, is a cosmetic surgery designed to alter the size and shape of a patient’s ears. Performed by a board-certified plastic surgeon, an otoplasty is a safe and effective way to restructure your ear and restore a. . .

facial fat grafting kelowna
  • Apr 25, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Pros & Cons of Facial Fat Grafting

Besides wrinkling and gravity, volume loss in the face has become increasingly recognized as an important component in the aging process. This can happen in many areas of the face including: Cheeks Lips Chin/Jawline Around the. . .

kelowna vasectomy
  • Apr 13, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About a Vasectomy

A vasectomy is a minor surgical procedure that is one of the safest and most effective forms of contraception for men. It has many benefits including: Simple and quick procedure (approximately 30 minutes) Highly reliable method of. . .

kelowna body contouring options
  • Apr 05, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Your Surgical and Non-Surgical Body Contouring Options

Losing weight is a significant challenge but often, even if you put in the hard work, you may need help eliminating stubborn pockets of fat, especially when fighting the effects of age or after a pregnancy. While traditional surgical procedures. . .

Facelift & Hospital Kelowna
  • Mar 31, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Your Different Facelift Options

The facelift is one of the most frequently requested plastic surgeries at our Kelowna hospital to help patients achieve a more youthful appearance. Over the years, facelift technologies and techniques have advanced to successfully and naturally. . .

Mastopexy & Breast Lift Kelowna
  • Mar 15, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Breast Lift vs Breast Augmentation

If you are looking to enhance the appearance of your bust line, there are a number of safe and effective options available. Two of the most popular procedures for breast enhancement are mastopexy (breast lift) and breast augmentation. The. . .

Plastic Surgeon & Ear Surgery Kelowna
  • Mar 01, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need to Know About Ear Surgery

Ear Surgery Ear surgery - also referred to as otoplasty - is a corrective cosmetic surgery which typically involves the plastic surgeon reshaping or resizing your ear. This safe and simple surgery uses minor incisions to alter the structure of. . .

what your kelowna plastic surgeon wants you to know
  • Feb 15, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Things Your Plastic Surgeon Wants You to Know

Considering plastic surgery? Here are a few things plastic surgeons wish you knew before choosing to go under the knife. Overview With incredible advances being made in surgical and minimally invasive techniques, many plastic surgery. . .

plastic surgery trends in kelowna
  • Feb 08, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

The Latest Trends in Plastic Surgery

Considering plastic surgery for the first time? These 2017 trends in cosmetic treatment can help you choose your next procedure for the best results. Overview Plastic surgery is a perpetually evolving industry with new procedures and. . .

why get plastic surgery in kelowna
  • Feb 01, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

What Motivates People to Get Plastic Surgery?

Plastic surgery has become increasingly popular over the recent years with a number of men and women opting for different procedures. Here are some reasons why you might want to enlist the help of a plastic surgeon. Overview There are many. . .

Eyelid Surgery Kelowna
  • Jan 31, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Everything You Need To Know About Eyelid Surgery

Blepharoplasty Basics (Kelowna Eyelid Surgery) How others perceive you is often determined a great deal by the framing of your eyes. Heavy upper eyelids, dark circles or bags around the eyes often lead to a tired and aged look. Blepharoplasty. . .

Neck Lift Kelowna
  • Jan 24, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

What To Expect After A Neck Lift

Neck Lift Aftercare & Recovery Performed as an isolated procedure or integrated in a facelift, a neck lift tackles one of the earliest onset ageing issues, allowing for a comprehensive re-contouring and rejuvenation of the neck. Plastic. . .

Plastic Surgeon Kelowna
  • Jan 17, 2017
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Factors To Consider Before Liposuction

No matter how much you diet or exercise, there can be some body areas left with stubborn pockets of excess fat that just won’t shift. Liposuction is a cosmetic plastic surgery procedure that can help sculpt the body by removing unwanted fat. . .

Face Surgery Kelowna
  • Dec 29, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Facelift Aftercare and Recovery

Overview The loss of youthful facial contours is a common part of aging and can be due to a number of reasons including stress, heredity, gravity and environmental conditions. A facelift, or rhytidectomy, is a popular plastic surgery procedure. . .

Abdominoplasty and Body Contouring Kelowna
  • Dec 15, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How To Prepare For A Tummy Tuck

An abdominoplasty, also known as a tummy tuck, is a body contouring procedure which involves the removal of excess sagging fat and skin to improve the shape and tone of the abdominal area. When performed by a board-certified plastic surgeon, this. . .

Neck Lift Kelowna
  • Dec 01, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Necklift 101

Overview A neck lift, also known as a lower rhytidectomy, is a plastic surgery procedure that improves visible signs of aging in the jawline and neck. For patients who do not feel ready for a full facelift but notice excess wrinkling and loose. . .

Kelowna Liposuction
  • Nov 30, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Myths and Facts

Liposuction continues to be one of the most popular cosmetic surgical procedures chosen by plastic surgery patients at our Kelowna private hospital. However, with this prevalence comes many misconceptions and myths about how the surgery is. . .

Kelowna Laparoscopic Gastric Banding
  • Nov 16, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Laparoscopic Gastric Banding

Laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding surgery - also called lap band surgery or adjustable gastric banding - is an increasingly popular weight loss procedure performed in Canada. Plastic surgeons recommend it as the simplest and least invasive. . .

Kelowna Chin Surgery
  • Nov 02, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Chin Surgery

Chin surgery - also referred to as chin augmentation - is an effective means to enhance facial definition and build a more exact profile. This simple and safe plastic surgery procedure uses implants to change the underlying structure of the face,. . .

Kelowna Eyelid Surgery
  • Oct 31, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Eyelid Surgery

Blepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery, is a surgical procedure during which a plastic surgeon will remove or reposition unnecessary skin or excess fat that has collected in the eyelids. This results in a more youthful, alert appearance. Learn More:. . .

Calgary Liposuction Plastic Surgery
  • Oct 17, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How Plastic Surgery Can Help You Achieve Your New Year Resolution

With 2017 just two months away, it’s time to start thinking about setting a few New Year’s resolutions. For many people, this includes improving their appearance and health through diet and exercise. However, alone, this many not always. . .

Kelowna Best Plastic Surgeon
  • Oct 03, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

4 Factors To Consider When Choosing a Plastic Surgeon

Whether you are deciding on cosmetic or reconstructive plastic surgery, there are many choices that you need to make. The most important are choosing a plastic surgeon who has the appropriate training, skills and experience to carry out the. . .

Kelowna Dermabrasion
  • Sep 28, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Dermabrasion vs Microdermabrasion

When it comes to your skin, it is important to fully understand the procedures available to remove uneven blemishes and smooth any unwanted wrinkles. Microdermabrasion and dermabrasion, though they sound similar, can have drastically different. . .

Kelowna Body Contouring
  • Sep 12, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Non-Surgical vs Surgical Body Contouring

If you have managed to lose a significant amount of weight, whether through diet and exercise or a surgical procedure such as liposuction or an abdominoplasty, you deserve to be thrilled with the end result. However, if you are unhappy due to any. . .

Breast surgery kelowna
  • Sep 07, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Kelowna Breast Reduction

A breast reduction procedure, also known as a reduction mammoplasty, is a type of breast surgery to remove excess breast fat and skin to achieve a breast size in proportion with your body. A breast reduction can: Decrease the size and. . .

face surgery kelowna
  • Aug 29, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Facelift 101

A rhytidectomy, also known as a facelift, is a plastic surgery procedure aimed at tightening the skin of the face and the neck for a more youthful, alert appearance. A rhytidectomy can be carried out as single surgical procedure or combined with. . .

brow lift kelowna
  • Aug 15, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Brow Lift 101

Browplasty, also known as a brow or forehead lift, is a surgical procedure that aims to ‘lift’ a drooping brow. This plastic surgery procedure can be performed for: Cosmetic purposes (eliminate deep creases or any unwanted facial. . .

blepharoplasty kelowna
  • Aug 01, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Blepharoplasty 101

Blepharoplasty, also known as eyelid surgery, is a plastic surgery procedure that rejuvenates tired-looking eyes to make them appear more youthful and refreshed. Upper Eyelid Surgery: Aims to remove any excess skin or fat from the upper. . .

difference between cosmetic and plastic surgery
  • Jul 25, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

What’s the Difference Between Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery?

Okanagan Health Surgical Centre, is a private hospital situated in the heart of the Okanagan Valley. Our team of board-certified surgeons offer a range of safe and effective general, orthopedic, cosmetic and plastic surgeries to help enhance your. . .

advantages of private kelowna healthcare
  • Jul 11, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

What are the advantages of choosing a Private Hospital?

The health of you and your family is too important to put at risk. Even if you eat the right foods, live an active lifestyle and have no family history of serious illness, there are no guarantees when it comes to your health. Patients who opt for. . .

Plastic surgery to help weight loss
  • Jul 04, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Plastic Surgery

Plastic Surgery BEFORE Weight Loss If you are significantly overweight and have been unable to achieve a healthy body weight for a sustained period of time, even through medically-supervised dieting, then you could be a candidate for surgical. . .

Knee surgery, knee injury, kelowna private surgery
  • Jun 27, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Knee Surgery

Similar to other joints in the body, your knees are vital to daily life and any injury or damage to this area can make even simple activities difficult. Knee injuries and chronic knee pain are common among those that participate in high impact. . .

Shoulder surgery kelowna
  • Jun 20, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

Shoulder Injury

Your shoulders include some of the most frequently used joints in your body, so when there is an injury or damage to this area, the problem can be debilitating. Sometimes physical therapy and medication are all it takes to return your shoulder. . .

Hernia surgery kelowna
  • Jun 13, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

How To Know If You Have A Hernia

Have you noticed a new lump or bulge in your abdomen? Is there pain or discomfort in the area when you bend over, turn your body, or cough? These symptoms can be signs of an abdominal hernia, a common condition in which an organ pushes through. . .

Orthopedic surgery consultation knees shoulder ankle foot Kelowna
  • Jun 06, 2016
  • Okanagan Health Surgical Centre

What is Orthopedic Surgery?

At our private Kelowna-based surgery clinic, we encounter a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions, including injuries, trauma and deformity of the bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, tendons, and nerves. Orthopedic surgery is a highly. . .

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