Get a Quote Now

Ford Plastic Surgery Blog

Tummy Tucks & Pregnancy—What You Should Know

Pregnancy can take a toll on a woman’s body. Unfortunately, some changes caused by pregnancy can’t be reversed through a strict diet and regular exercise alone. A tummy tuck at our plastic surgery center in Toronto is a great way to get back your pre-baby body when other strategies fall … Continue reading

Top 5 Reasons for Getting Your Breasts Done

Breast augmentation at my Toronto practice has been a very popular procedure for many years. In fact, it is one of the most commonly performed cosmetic procedures in all of Canada. Women choose to undergo breast enhancement for a number of reasons. In this post, I will share some of … Continue reading

Unexpected Perks of a Tummy Tuck

A tummy tuck is a popular procedure that can provide you with a flat tummy and increased confidence, but that’s just the tip of the iceberg. A tummy tuck at my Toronto plastic surgery center has other lesser-known benefits as well. You will not only look great after your surgery … Continue reading

Wearing Makeup After Your Eyelid Surgery

Eyelid surgery at my Toronto practice and nationwide has become a popular cosmetic procedure. In the past year, over 200,000 eyelid surgeries were performed in the U.S. alone, landing this surgery a spot in the top 5 aesthetic surgical procedures of 2017. After surgery, many patients are eager to show … Continue reading

Returning to Exercise After Breast Augmentation

It is not uncommon for breast augmentation patients at our Toronto plastic surgery center to be eager to return to the gym after surgery. However, jumping back into your normal workout routine can cause complications and slow down recovery. Following proper post-op instructions is necessary for a speedy recovery and … Continue reading

The Skinny on Tummy Tuck Recovery

A tummy tuck at our Toronto plastic surgery center can be a truly transformative procedure. It can correct sagging skin by smoothing out the abdomen and tightening abdominal muscles. An important part of preparing for surgery is learning about the recovery process. In this post we will provide tummy tuck … Continue reading

What You Need to Know About Blepharoplasty Recovery

Blepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery, at our Toronto plastic surgery center can be a great way to shed years off your appearance without drastically changing how you look. As with any cosmetic procedure, it is important to understand not only the procedure, but also the recovery. This post will discuss several … Continue reading

Fat as Filler: Fat Grafting for Facial Rejuvenation

Transferring fat from an area of the body where it’s unwanted–such as the abdomen or thighs–to the face to create a more youthful appearance is a process called fat grafting. I often use this technique during a neck or facelift at my Toronto practice to put the finishing touches on … Continue reading

Double Chin? A Neck Lift Is Your Best Option

If you’re concerned about having a “double chin,” you’ve probably read a lot about nonsurgical treatments that promise to create the sculpted jawline that both men and women desire. I encourage patients to choose the least invasive option that achieves their goals, but in most cases I recommend reducing the … Continue reading

Newsletter Sign-Up

Derek T. Ford, MD, FRCSC