Richard Bosshardt, MD's Posts

Musings on chain letters and the information age

Thanks to technology, the internet, social media, cell phone apps, etc. I don’t think that anyone would argue that we have access to more information than ever before. In fact, the flood of information has become so great that it often overwhelms our ability to process it. Worse, it often ... Read More »

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Medicaid and the Emperor’s New Clothes

The recent GOP failure to overturn, or even modify, the Affordable Care Act, popularly known as Obamacare, has again brought to the fore the issue of Medicaid as a solution to the uninsured. I have said it before and, at the risk of repeating myself, I will say it again: ... Read More »

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Welcome to Orlando, World Plastic Surgery Center

With Cirque de Soleil in Orlando closing later this year I am sure you, like me, have wondered, “what’s next?” Well, as we all know, nature abhors a vacuum and into the void enters nothing less than the traveling plastic surgery circus of Roberto Rey, of Dr. 90210 fame. According ... Read More »

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The Brazilian Butt Lift’s dirty little secret

The Brazilian Butt Lift. Unless you have been in an isolation chamber for the past few years, you have at least heard the term. The procedure is attributed to iconic Brazilian plastic surgeon, Ivo Pitanguy, who passed away in 2016 at age 90, the day after he carried the Olympic ... Read More »

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