Dr. Petti head shot cropped newWelcome to the Palos Verdes Plastic Surgery Medical Center blog! Our Medical Director, Christine A. Petti, M.D., F.A.C.S., is committed to remaining on the leading edge of aesthetic surgery. Through her dedication to continuing education and offering only the most advanced procedures and state-of-the-art equipment, Dr. Petti provides premium aesthetic results in all areas of cosmetic surgery. Our blog is one of the most frequently updated sections of our website and includes everything from the latest new about plastic surgery, to special offers and beauty tips, to comments from our patients about their experiences, and everything in between. You can also connect with us on Facebook to stay up to date. We hope you enjoy!


Can I Still Breastfeed After Breast Augmentation?

| Breast, Breast Implants | November 25, 2015

breast feeding after breast augmentation

Many women want to improve the appearance and enhance the size of their breasts with breast augmentation. At the same time, many women also want to be able to breastfeed children they may have after the procedure. Dr. Christine Petti, our board certified plastic surgeon, explains that – in most […]


Who Can Perform Smartlipo™ Triplex?

| SmartLipo | August 25, 2015


If you’re researching body or neck contouring methods, you may have heard about Smartlipo Triplex™. This innovative approach is similar to traditional liposuction in that it reduces excess fat. However, Smartlipo Triplex™ utilizes state-of-the-art laser technology to offer benefits that extend beyond fat reduction alone. The first phase of the […]

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