Smoking and complications
Cigarette smoke has a negative effect on the blood flow of the skin. The carbon monoxide decreases the oxygen level, nicotine cramps the arteries and it relaxes the veins.Read more
comments from family and friends
Critical, well-meant comments expressed shortly after surgery can have substantial impact and cause anxiety and worry.Read more
Scar tissue correction and reoperation
The fact that an operation leaves a scar cannot be prevented, however when making an incision I do take the forces on the skin into consideration.
Effects of complication or a dissapointing result can be corrected or improved bij means of a reoperation.
In esthetic plastic surgery the best effort of the surgeon is no longer accepted as being adequate.Read more
Wrinkles are caused by the contraction of the facial muscles, decrease of the elasticity of the skin, the loss of subcutaneous fatty tissue and by the influence of gravity.Read more
Breast implants in the media
The breast implants I use for breast enlargement and breast reconstruction meet all international quality criteria and have been approved as being safe. Some media publish research results that are premature and possibly unreliable.Read more
Information about the locations Voorburg (near The Hague), Delft and Rotterdam.Read more