Blepharoplasty or Eyelid Surgery

The aesthetics of the eyes, other than color, are entirely determined by the bony and soft tissue architecture surrounding them. Variations in the bony skeleton such as underdeveloped cheek bones, when not recognized in advance of a blepharoplasty can negatively … Read more

Brachioplasty or Upper-Arm Lift Surgery

Aesthetic surgical reshaping techniques for the upper arms, depending on the individual patient needs, range from liposuction or lipoplasty alone to extensive tissue resection. The resulting scars also vary from inconspicuous to significant. Liposuction alone is sufficient for many patients. … Read more

Plastic Surgery Patient Safety

Needless to say, patient safety with any type of surgery is of paramount importance. This applies even more strongly to aesthetic surgery which is totally elective. Training leading to board certification in plastic surgery is as extensive as the training … Read more

Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck) Surgery

The first documented abdominoplasty performed for aesthetic purposes dates back to 1890. As would be expected, it was a far less sophisticated procedure than is performed by plastic surgeons today. Over time, this early procedure was further expanded and refined, … Read more

Chin Augmentation and Implants

Chin augmentation, performed by itself or often in combination with other surgeries such as liposuction of the neck, face lift, and rhinoplasty, is a procedure with significant aesthetic benefits. Especially from a profile view, the chin is a defining aesthetic … Read more

Face Lift Surgery

The topic of “Face lift” includes a tremendous amount and variety of information, which can lead to some confusion as to which is the “right” or “best” technique for any specific surgical candidate. The loud and clear message, emphasized by … Read more