Bruce Jenner's interview with Diane Sawyer

Washington D.C.-area plastic surgeon comments on Bruce Jenner’s interview with Diane Sawyer

There’s brave, and then there’s “Bruce Jenner brave.” That was my reaction to watching Bruce Jenner’s interview with Diane Sawyer.  For the few left in America who aren’t aware of Bruce’s story, a brief recap:  Olympic gold medal hero decathlete in the 70’s, failed husband times three, determined father, peripheral star of reality TV show […]

Capitol File Magazine ‪Party

Dr. Rob and Stefanie Sigal at the Capitol File Magazine party.

Marty & his mom Theresa at Luke's Wings with Dr. Robert Sigal

Austin-Weston sponsors Luke’s Wings

Austin-Weston was grateful for the opportunity to help sponsor Luke’s Wings. Beautiful performance dedicated to the servicemen and women who made the ultimate sacrifice, filmed by Dr. Rob Sigal who attended with his wife Stefanie Sigal. Marty & his mom Theresa at Luke’s Wings with Dr. Robert Sigal at the Ritz Carlton. Marty was 18 when […]

Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Robert Sigal, PMC ride

2013 Pan-Mass Challenge

Dr. Robert Sigal participated in The Pan-Mass Challenge, held August 3 and 4, 2013, which drew 5,533 cyclists from 38 states and five countries. Cyclists rode up to 190 miles during one or two days with the goal of raising $38 million for adult and pediatric patient care and cancer research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

The “FaceTime Facelift”: Plastic Surgeons at The Austin-Weston Center for Cosmetic Surgery See iPhones Increase Demand for Cosmetic Procedures

Robert K. Sigal, M.D., board-certified plastic surgeon in the Washington, D.C.-area plastic surgery practice The Austin-Weston Center for Cosmetic Surgery, is seeing firsthand technology’s direct effect on the demand for plastic surgery. “Patients come in with their iPhones or iPads and show me how they look on [Apple’s video calling application] FaceTime,” says Dr. Sigal. […]

INOVA - Life with Cancer

Generous support of the 12th Annual Life with Cancer® Lobster Extravaganza

Dear Dr. Sigal, Thank you so much for your generous support of the 12th Annual Life with Cancer® Lobster Extravaganza held on Saturday, May 1, 2010.  Your gift is critical to the success of our programs, as our ability to provide services is a direct result of the contributions we receive from our community. Life […]

Austin-Weston - What is a mini-tummy tuck?

What is a mini-tummy tuck?

When I think of tummy tucks, I think of three different operations: a full tummy tuck, a modified tummy tuck, and a mini tummy tuck. Each of these addresses different types of abdomens.  Some fortunate souls go through pregnancy with minimal stretching of the abdominal skin and have only some rounding of the abdominal muscles.  Those women […]

Northern Virginia Breast Augmentation

Recovery from breast augmentation surgery can be quicker than you think!

If you are a candidate for a breast implant over the muscle, you can usually be back at work the next day.  Who’s a candidate?  Woman who have at least a “B” cup before surgery and aren’t looking to go too large fall into this group. Often, these are women who’ve nursed and now have […]

Northern Virginia Liposuction

Why liposuction is not a substitute for diet and exercise?

Because diet and exercise are healthy ways to live your life – liposuction isn’t. Diet and exercise normalize hormone levels, maximize cardiovascular fitness, and maintain an ideal weight. Liposuction, of any variety, is an effective tool for removing localized deposits of fat, but not a way to live your life.  I like to think of it […]

Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Robert Sigal, volunteering in Haiti

Haiti – The Long Road Back

Dr. Robert Sigal lead the surgical team and they spent a week in Port-au-Prince contributing much needed medical relief to earthquake victims. The Austin-Weston Center surgical team left on March 22, 2010. Watch CBS News Videos Online