Richard Bosshardt, MD's Posts

Dr. Miami, meet the real Dr. Tavares

Michael Salzhauer, better known by his nom de Snapchat as “Dr. Miami”, and I have some things in common. He is a board-certified plastic surgeon. I am a board-certified plastic surgeon. He did his plastic surgery residency at the University of Miami as did I. Beyond that, however, our differences ... Read More »

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When is a plastic surgeon not a plastic surgeon?

10…9…8…7…I am doing a slow count down because I am mad as a hornet whose nest has been disturbed. I am a plastic surgeon. I trained for 7 years after medical school in order to be qualified to take the certifying examination by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, the ... Read More »

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Did you know? Ten small but important medical facts

If you get painful canker sores in your mouth frequently, there is a simple, effective solution. Avoid sodium laurel sulfate (SLS). This is the substance that makes toothpaste foam. It damages the  mucous lining in your mouth setting you up for canker sores or aphthous ulcers. Try a toothpaste, like ... Read More »

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Bahama Breeze- taking a different tack

Thought I’d take a turn as a restaurant reviewer for this one; spread my wings a bit. Hey, doctors gotta eat too. As Monday’s Sentinel announced, Darden is back on the march with multiple new restaurants planned, including several new Bahama Breezes over the next few years. We have been ... Read More »

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Breast implant associated lymphoma, an update

After the blockbuster success of Jaws drove people out of the ocean in droves, the tagline for Jaws 2 simply said, “Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water…..”. This could serve equally well for any number of situations in medicine. One of these is ... Read More »

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