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Category: Dr. Eric Culbertson

CoolSculpting® vs. Liposuction: Two Fat-Reducing Options

The Jacobs Center for Plastic Surgery recently added a new treatment to its menu of services: CoolSculpting®. San Francisco Bay Area residents now have the option to come to Dr. Stanley Jacobs and Dr. Eric Culbertson for either surgical or nonsurgical fat reduction. How to choose which is best for you? The decision is a […]

How Are Liposuction and Fat Transfer Related?

Patients seeking liposuction in the San Francisco Bay Area typically want to make specific areas of their body smaller by removing fat cells. Some of these patients are happy to end the procedure there, but others turn their eyes to a different feature and want to continue to shape their contours by adding volume to […]

Liposuction vs. Tummy Tuck: What’s the Difference?

Though they are closely connected in some ways, there are many differences between liposuction and a tummy tuck. San Francisco’s Dr. Eric Culbertson explains the difference to patients who want their belly to have less of a bulge and more of a flat, sleek look. First of all, liposuction is a surgical procedure ideal for […]

The Jacobs Center Looks Back on 2017

Even as we look ahead to a new year full of possibility and potential, we should also look back and reflect on the 12 months that brought us to this point. The biggest news of 2017 at The Jacobs Center for Cosmetic Surgery in San Francisco was the arrival of Dr. Eric Culbertson, who joined […]

Working to Make Implants Even Safer

Dr. Eric Culbertson, who performs breast augmentation surgery in the San Francisco Bay Area at The Jacobs Center for Cosmetic Surgery, is currently writing a paper related to reducing the chance of breast implant-related complications. His work is focusing specifically on breast implant-associated anaplastic large-cell lymphoma, which is a cancer-like disease. BIA-ALCL, as it is […]