Joseph T. Cruise, M.D.


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Mommy Makeover Recovery Time

While childbirth can be a very exciting time in a woman’s life, it can also take a toll on her body. If you are unhappy with the appearance of your body following childbirth and wish to restore your pre-baby figure, a mommy makeover may be able to help. Read on to learn more about this…

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How much is a Tummy Tuck?

Many steps of life including pregnancy, weight fluctuations, and aging can cause excess, sagging skin on the abdomen. If your excess tummy bulge is causing you to avoid wearing certain articles of clothing or taking part in certain activities, it might be time to consider a tummy tuck procedure to remedy the issue. Read on…

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Dr. Cruise Hosted a Plastic Surgery Pamper Party

What a night it was! Dr. Cruise treated his top referring patients at Cruise Plastic Surgery to a fun filled Pamper Party where they were celebrated in style. Guests were treated to complimentary Botox, Dermaplaning, Cryotherapy, and massage treatments in the office. Each guest also received a gift bag including Lace Your Face collagen facial…

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Liposuction vs Tummy Tuck

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If you are frustrated with nagging belly flab, you might consider liposuction or a tummy tuck to achieve the body you desire. Excess skin and fat can accumulate on the stomach due to pregnancy, weight fluctuations, poor diet and exercise habits, and aging. Determining which plastic surgery procedure is right for you will depend on…

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Recovery from Breast Augmentation

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Year after year, Breast augmentation is ranked the most popular plastic surgery procedure  in the United States, and  It is unlikely this will change anytime soon.  If you are one of the many women who is considering breast augmentation, it is important to understand what to expect during recovery, and how to best maintain your…

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How Much Does a Mommy Makeover Cost?

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A mommy makeover uses a combination of procedures to restore your pre-pregnancy body. The procedure is customizable to fit your needs and might include liposuction, a breast lift, breast augmentation, and a tummy tuck. The cost of your mommy makeover will depend on which procedures you choose. If possible, it is recommended to have one…

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Tips for Recovering from your Rhinoplasty Procedure

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Rhinoplasty is a surgical procedure that is used to change the shape and/or size of the nose to improve function or proportion to the face. Whether you have decided to have a rhinoplasty procedure or are still considering one, you are probably wondering about recovery. Waking up from your procedure and entering the road to…

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How to Get Rid of Gynecomastia

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Gynecomastia, also sometimes called man boobs, is a condition in which the male breasts are enlarged due to excess breast tissue. While all men have breast tissue, they should have less of it than women, which is what creates a flat, masculine chest. Men with gynecomastia often find that they are embarrassed to remove their…

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What Causes Gynecomastia?

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Many males suffer from gynecomastia, a condition that causes the enlargement of male breast tissue. Not only can this condition cause self-consciousness and embarrassment, it can result in low self-esteem. While this condition is often caused by a hormonal imbalance, there are many possible causes. Read on to learn more about this condition and options…

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How Gynecomastia Surgery Can Boost Your Confidence

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Gynecomastia, or the enlargement of male breast tissue, can cause self-consciousness in men of all ages. This condition can occur during infancy, puberty, or in middle-aged to older men, though it is most common during puberty. Men with gynecomastia have excessive amounts of glandular breast tissue, which can cause them to develop visible “man boobs”.…

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Dr. Cruise Receives Real Self 500 Award

Newport Beach CA – March 25, 2017 Newport Beach Plastic Surgeon Dr. Cruise is one of 500 doctors in the nation to receive the prestigious RealSelf 500 Award out of almost 13,000 board certified doctors represented on the leading online elective procedure community. Doctors receiving the Real Self 500 award are recognized for having an exemplary record of patient…

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Facelift Surgery Newport Beach

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There are many plastic surgery procedures available today, ranging from facelifts, rhinoplasty, chin augmentation, breast augmentation, breast lift, mommy makeover, Brazilian Butt Lift, and more. Plastic surgeons have certainly come a long way in terms of perfecting the procedures to ensure better results, less downtime, and fewer risks. Recovery is often one of the reasons people…

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Why Choose Natrelle® Inspira Silicone Breast Implants

Natrelle Inspira Breast Implants

Allergan is one of four breast implant manufacturers in the United States today, and arguably the most widely used by plastic surgeons. One of their newer implant types is called Natrelle® Inspira. It is different than regular Natrelle breast implants, because it has a higher fill ratio. If you place two implants of the same size,…

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Natural Breast Augmentation Results

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Dr. Joseph Cruise, board-certified plastic surgeon in Newport Beach, is seeing great results with Allergan’s Natrelle Style 410 highly cohesive anatomically shaped silicone breast implants. The tear drop design was made to mirror that of a woman’s natural breast shape.  Traditionally, breast implants have been designed in a round uniform shape to provide similar fullness around the…

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Breast Augmentation – I Wish I Went Bigger

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It may sound cliché ” I wish I had gone bigger,” but the reality is that most woman have a repeat breast augmentation surgery to go larger. One of the biggest issues with cosmetic surgery is not having a clear vision of what you will look like after surgery. While 3D imaging technology is now…

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Types of Breast Implants Explained

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There are a variety of breast implant options available to women considering breast augmentation in the United States. Saline Breast Implants Saline breast implants come empty and are filled with sterile salt water once implanted into the body. Implant sizes come in a range versus one set size. The range allows the implant to be…

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Breast Implant Warranty Information

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For women considering breast augmentation, it often comes as a surprise that breast implant manufacturers offer warranties on  their implants. Knowing this information can provide a sense of comfort and relief during the decision making process. Here is an overview of the warranty information for the two leading breast implant manufacturers, Allergan and Mentor. ALLERGAN NATRELLE®…

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Breast Implant 101: Saline vs. Silicone

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Saline Breast Implants vs. Silicone Breast Implants In the 1990s, silicone implants were taken off the market due to concerns there was a link between silicone implants and auto-immune disease. After years of studies, more than any other medical device has ever gone through, there was no link established between silicone implants and an increased…

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Gynecomastia Condition Unveiled on Bravo TV Helps Others

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When celebrity hair stylist Brandon Liberati decided to share his gynecomastia experience on Bravo TV’s “Newlyweds” show, it became the first time the condition was publicly discussed on such a widely watched platform. On the Newlyweds, Season 3, Episode 7, Brandon and his partner Craig Ramsay, opened up about the affect gynecomastia had on both…

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Gynecomastia Surgeon Dr. Joseph Cruise Featured on Bravo TV

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Since Dr. Joseph Cruise was featured on Bravo TV’s ” Newlyweds” reality show, he has gained a lot of attention for his pro-active approach for reaching out to the male community suffering with gynecomastia. His Newport Beach practice, Cruise Plastic Surgery, is one of the few in the world to specialize in treating gynecomastia. Dr.…

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