MTF,the worlds larges accredited tissue bank, has just introduced RENUVA! This is an Allograft Adipose Matrix or in plain English, adipose cellular material from the highest quality donors. The "remnants" of the fat cells (processed to keep the fat stimulation properties) have no imunogenic activity. Thus no skin test is necessary. No anesthesia is necessary! This could replace fat grafts in small volumes and can be used to correct minor "dents". Of course this is being used in cosmetic procedures to rplace certain...Read More
Naples Plastic Surgery Blog
Serving Bonita Springs, Estero, Fort Myers, Marco Island, & Naples, Florida
Dr. Peña Manuel received his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia (MCG) in 1981. After completing his general surgery residency and fellowship at Charity Hospital, Tulane University and Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami, he would return to MCG to complete his plastic surgery residency. While a good student and a now a well-respected alumnus, an...Read More
Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Manuel Peña offers a range of body contouring procedures that can be used alone or in combination to produce a toned, trimmed, and attractive physique. If there are areas of your body that you are unhappy with, areas that are obscured by loose skin, excess fat, or a lumpy and uneven appearance, give us a call at 239-348-7362 to schedule a consultation at our Naples, FL office and learn how Dr. Peña can help you look and feel your absolute best.
Liposuction is the most popular...Read More
Naples plastic surgeon Dr. Manuel Peña offers a number of nonsurgical options, enabling him to address many skin imperfections – including signs of aging – without surgical risks or lengthy recovery times. But how can you tell which cosmetic service is right for your specific concerns?
The short quiz below can help you start thinking about the treatments best for your needs, though nothing can replace a one-on-one consultation with Dr. Peña. Give us a call at 239-348-7362 to schedule a consultation and learn more. Located in...Read More
Hair Stimulation Strategies
Androgenic alopecia (hair loss sensitive to Testosterone) is the most common type of hair loss in both men and women. Follicles are “ miniaturized” and hair gets thinner before it falls out. All the following treatments work better on recent hair loss and in areas that still have some active but miniaturized follicles. If these methods are to work there will be results in 6-9 months usually at the most 12 months. Occasionally the PRP injections will work even in cases of autoimmune types of alopecia.
Topical treatments for alopecia have been around for...Read More
The more we learn about our body's ability to stimulate healing and regenerate itself, the more we find innovative ways to restore the failing parts of her body. Platelet rich plasma also known as PRP is a highly concentrated suspension of our own bodies healing triggering bodies known as platelets. They contain a myriad of hormones or 'factors' that begin and stimulate the process of 'wound healing' and repair in many different ways. For hair stimulation the epithelial growth factors ...Read More
Let's face it: There is a lot of misinformation on the internet, and the plastic surgery field is not immune. If you are considering a cosmetic procedure, you deserve clear, honest information about the surgery and your options. Dr. Peña is committed to providing such information. To arrange a consultation in Naples, Florida, please call our experienced staff at 239-348-7362.
Excessive sweating is a common experience when the weather is hot and humid or when we’re nervous before a big presentation or performance. But for some, excessive underarm sweat is a constant problem that affects all aspects of daily life. Hyperhidrosis, or excessive sweating, is a benign disorder in that poses no danger to a person’s health. However, it can have huge implications on a person’s quality of life and social well-being. Luckily, there are a variety of treatment...Read More
Liposuction is used to remove excess fat from targeted areas of the body. Some of the liposuction techniques utilized by Fort Myers plastic surgeon Dr. Manuel Peña may also encourage skin tightening, helping to further tone the treatment area. These benefits of liposuction can help create a...Read More