Choosing the Right Breast Implant Size for You

The optimal breast size for each woman is something that is very subjective. Each person will have their own idea as to what is ideal. If you are considering breast augmentation, you first of all want to choose a board-certified Plastic Surgeon that is experienced with breast augmentation. Before coming into a consultation, give some […]

Recap: Mission to Make a Difference

We recently returned from our trip to Peru where we performed cleft lip and palate surgeries for kids. We were able to perform around 50 surgeries while we were there. We had a great team of hardworking people. We are all local back home and some may even be competitors, but we come together to […]

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Mission to Make a Difference

Every other year Dr. Robert Wilke takes his own time and resources to head south where he takes part in truly life-changing experiences. This year, he will soon be leaving for Peru, one of two teams who head there to perform cleft lip and pallet surgeries for children. Dr. Wilke recalls hearing about this program […]

Plastic Surgery vs Cosmetic Surgery: What’s the Difference?

Many think that cosmetic surgery and plastic surgery are terms that can be used interchangeably, but that is not the case. Although closely related, they are not the same and vary greatly in the education and training behind them. Plastic surgery is a medical specialty that is certified by the American Board of Medical Specialists. […]

Meet Dr. Wilke

How did you get started in plastic surgery? “It was really an evolution. I grew up wanting to be a doctor, but living in a small town in WI there was no exposure to specialties. A doctor in a small town means family medicine. In med school you get exposed to different aspects, and that […]

Recovery Reassurance, We Are Here for You

Recovery times vary depending on the type of surgery. For a facelift, a patient will experience bruising on the face for 2-3 weeks, typically starting to look and feel normal around week 4. Mommy Makeover’s tend to be more hidden, but require more of a physical downtime. Patients are very limited in regards to physical […]

Is a Mommy Makeover Right for Me?

The idea behind a Mommy Makeover is to restore your body to its pre-pregnancy shape. The surgery is a combination of both a tummy tuck, often combined with liposuction, and breast surgery. In regards to the breast surgery, the breasts may be lifted, enlarged or reduced in size, depending on each patients’ wishes. During the […]