David B. Reath, MD
Knoxville, TN (865) 450-9253
HKB Knoxville Staff

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The Latest in Injectable Wrinkle Treatments

For the 7th edition of Your Beauty Magazine, we sat down with our nurse injector and asked her to share some of her patient photos, along with the secrets of what goes on behind her closed door. Here’s what we found out. What are you doing now that’s different from when you started? Well, back … Read more »

Think Timeless, Not Trendy, When Considering Plastic Surgery [Updated]

Bubble butt, badonkadonk, derrière — the media has become increasingly butt-focused these days. Celebs like Kim Kardashian, Cardi B, Shakira, and Jennifer Lopez are at the center of “The Booty Boom”, making headlines about their bums and even insuring their prized assets. Like every popular fad, this is excellent news for some (those with some … Read more »

Kindness Isn’t Cancelled

None of us have lived through a pandemic. We are all in uncharted waters together. All of us are coping with changes in our work and our daily lives. Stress levels are high, and we are all trying to stay afloat. And so it is that this pandemic has become a time for kindness. Kindness … Read more »

5 Tips For Healthy Skin During The Winter. [Updated]

As winter is upon us, you have probably noticed that your skin is getting dryer. This is common. Your skin changes throughout the seasons of the year, and it requires different care and treatment depending upon the season. So what should you be doing for winter skin? Glad you asked. With the cold of the winter … Read more »

CoolSculpting Confidential: The “Skinny” on Fat Freezing

  Whenever I am considering something new, I like to look up reviews to see what other people are experiencing, and I’ll bet you do too. Natasha and I have been looking at online comments, and sometimes our good friend CoolSculpting is being treated unfairly. Our office was an early adopter of this technology, and … Read more »

What My Patients Should Know About BIA-ALCL

If you have breast implants or have been thinking about breast implants, you may have heard some chatter regarding something called Breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma, otherwise known as BIA-ALCL, or simply ALCL. With a name like this, it sounds pretty scary and may well raise some questions about whether this is something that … Read more »

5 Ways I’ve Made My Tummy Tucks Better

One of the rewarding and challenging things about medicine is that things are always changing—and for the better. Anyone who has been a surgeon for more than 10 or 15 years is now doing something which was learned after we completed training. Sometimes we are doing an entirely different operation, and sometimes we are improving … Read more »

Breast Implants: How To Know When You’re Going Too Big

A recent phenomenon that I have noticed is that women are choosing larger and larger breast implants when having breast augmentation. The average implant size has gradually increased over the years that I have been performing breast augmentation for Knoxville and Cookeville, TN, women. I am left with two questions: is there an upper limit … Read more »

Beauty Blunders Part 3: Hair Errors

  Although we all want to look our best, most of us are making beauty mistakes without a clue we’re doing something wrong. In part one of this three-part blog series, we explored Skin Care Snafus, and part two was all about Makeup Mishaps. In part three, Scott Stuart, co-owner of Metropolis Hair Fashions, shares the most … Read more »

Beauty Blunders Part 2: Makeup Mishaps

  Although we all want to look our best, most of us are making beauty mistakes without a clue we’re doing something wrong. In part one of this three-part blog series, we explored Skin Care Snafus. Today Christy Ledford, our fabulous aesthetician, dishes about makeup.   Part 2: Makeup Mishaps   You match your foundation … Read more »

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