Updated: 4:40 PM 10/31/2013
BATON ROUGE - Plastic surgeon Dr. Anthony Stephens discussed options today for women who are diagnosed with breast cancer. He also answered viewers' questions about surgery complications.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Dr. Stephens has discussed all the different surgery options for women, post-diagnosis.
If you have any specific questions for Dr. Stephens, e-mail them to News 2.
Updated: 5:12 PM 10/17/2013BATON ROUGE- Plastic surgeon Dr. Anthony Stephens explored different options of breast reconstruction surgery today for people diagnosed with breast cancer. Dr. Stephens said the type of procedure is different for every body type. He said once you get diagnosed with breast cancer, you can start exploring your reconstructive... (More)
Updated: 6:02 PM 10/3/2013BATON ROUGE - Plastic surgeon Dr. Anthony Stephens discussed options today for women who are diagnosed with breast cancer, including different types of reconstruction surgeries. He said if you're over 50 and haven't gotten a mammogram yet, now is the time. Mary Bird Perkins offers free mammograms in their... (More)
Updated: 4:54 PM 9/19/2013BATON ROUGE - Dr. Anthony Stephens discussed a new way for patients to see how plastic surgery could affect them today on News 2 at 4. He showed new 3D imaging technology that takes pictures of a person's body, and then simulates what different surgical procedures can do to... (More)
Updated: 5:08 PM 9/5/2013
BATON ROUGE - Dr. Anthony Stephens answered viewer questions today on News 2 at 4 about plastic surgery to remove excess skin.
He described situations where liposuction may not be enough, and further surgery might be needed to completely remove fat and skin left over after losing a lot of weight.
If you have questions about plastic surgery, email them to News 2 or leave them on our Facebook page on Thursdays before 4 p.m.
Updated: 5:17 PM 8/29/2013BATON ROUGE - Dr. Anthony Stephens stopped by News 2 at 4 today to further discuss plastic surgery, including plastic surgery addiction. According to Dr. Stephens plastic surgery addiction is tough to come by, but it can be very expensive and dangerous. He says the media's portrayal of... (More)
Updated: 4:53 PM 8/22/2013
BATON ROUGE - Dr. Anthony Stephens answered more questions about kids and plastic surgery today on News 2 at 4.
Dr. Stephens said teasing as kids get older can often focus on specific areas of the body as they develop, such as the breasts. He said a lot of that can come from false perceptions of what's "normal" from media exposure.
If you have any questions for Dr. Stephens, email them to News 2 at 4 by clicking here.
Updated: 5:13 PM 8/8/2013
BATON ROUGE - Dr. Stephens tackled more questions about plastic surgery today, and gave advice about procedures for kids.
He said there are several small procedures which can be used to correct things such as moles or overly-large ears.
If you have questions for Dr. Stephens, post them on our Facebook page Thursdays and he'll answer as many as he can on the show.
Updated: 5:15 PM 7/25/2013
BATON ROUGE - Plastic surgeon Dr. Anthony Stephens was on News 2 at 4 today talking about how you can be "bikini body ready" in no time.
He discussed different liposuction options and CoolSculpting, a procedure which freezes fat cells to eliminate them.
Dr. Stephens answered viewer questions from Facebook as well. Look for his posts on Thursdays to get your questions answered as well.
Updated: 5:51 PM 7/18/2013
BATON ROUGE - Dr. Anthony Stephens talked about the aftermath of plastic surgery today on News 2 at 4.
He covered what really works and what doesn't, as well as answered questions about loose skin and cellulite.
If you have questions or topics for Dr. Stephens to cover, email them to News 2 at BMeisner@WBRZ.com.
December 4, 2013