Category Archives: Cosmetic Surgery

15

Aug

I RECENTLY HAD MY CHEEK IMPLANTS REMOVED AND NOW IT APPEARS AS IF MY FACE LOOKS SAGGY

Published: August 15, 2010

Question: I recently had my cheek implants removed and now it appears as if my face looks saggy. Is it safe to have Restylane injections to help give me a firmer appearance? Answer: Yes, Restylane, Perlane, Juvederm or Juvederm Ultra Plus can be injected to fill out the cheeks. These are simple procedures with minimal … Continue reading I RECENTLY HAD MY CHEEK IMPLANTS REMOVED AND NOW IT APPEARS AS IF MY FACE LOOKS SAGGY

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14

Aug

I HAVE ALWAYS FELT VERY SELF-CONSCIOUS ABOUT MY APPEARANCE BECAUSE I FEEL AS IF MY FACE IS TOO FLAT

Published: August 14, 2010

Question: I have always felt very self-conscious about my appearance because I feel as if my face is too flat.  I want to get facial implants in my cheeks and chin.  Is it possible to have the implants put in both locations during the same surgery?  Will this make the recovery any more difficult for … Continue reading I HAVE ALWAYS FELT VERY SELF-CONSCIOUS ABOUT MY APPEARANCE BECAUSE I FEEL AS IF MY FACE IS TOO FLAT

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26

Jul

I HAVE HAD BOTOX INJECTIONS TO RELIEVE MUSCLE SPASMS AND NOW I WOULD LIKE TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE COSMETIC APPLICATIONS

Published: July 26, 2010

Question: I have had Botox injections to relieve muscle spasms and now I would like to take advantage of the cosmetic applications. What regions of the face does Botox treat? Would it relieve deeper creases on my neck? Answer: I use botox to treat forehead, crow’s feet and lip wrinkles- Also, for verticle neck bands … Continue reading I HAVE HAD BOTOX INJECTIONS TO RELIEVE MUSCLE SPASMS AND NOW I WOULD LIKE TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE COSMETIC APPLICATIONS

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25

Jul

I FEEL AS THOUGH MY FACE IS NOT IN BALANCE AND THE MAJOR PROBLEM IS THE CHIN

Published: July 25, 2010

Question: I feel as though my face is not in balance and the major problem is the chin. I would like chin augmentation but do not know what shape I want. Does your office have digital imaging capabilities? Answer: Yes, a chin implant can give the face much better balance and yes, I do have … Continue reading I FEEL AS THOUGH MY FACE IS NOT IN BALANCE AND THE MAJOR PROBLEM IS THE CHIN

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23

Jul

I WANT MY FACE RESHAPED TO LOOK MORE ESTHETICALLY PLEASING

Published: July 23, 2010

Question: I want my face reshaped to look more esthetically pleasing. Chin implants would help my profile and I would like cheek implants to give some definition to my face. If this can be done under local anesthesia, is the recovery time less? Would I be able to get back to work sooner? Answer: Cheek … Continue reading I WANT MY FACE RESHAPED TO LOOK MORE ESTHETICALLY PLEASING

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21

Jul

CAN OLDER SCARS BE REVISED?

Published: July 21, 2010

Question: I have a large scar on my abdomen from emergency appendectomy surgery years ago. Can older scars be revised? How long is the revision procedure? Aren’t there new scar reduction products I can put on it as it heals to prevent scarring again? Answer: Yes, old scars can still be revised. Scar revision procedures … Continue reading CAN OLDER SCARS BE REVISED?

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28

Jun

NECK LIPOSUCTION AND NECKLIFT RESULTS

Published: June 28, 2010

Question: I would like liposuction done on my neck and then get a necklift. Where do you perform this surgery? How long does the surgery last and will I have to stay overnight? Answer: I typically do neck liposuction/necklift at the surgicenters at the Main Line Health Hospitals that I work at- Riddle, Paoli, Bryn … Continue reading NECK LIPOSUCTION AND NECKLIFT RESULTS

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Jun

PERMANENT LIP AUGMENTATION

Published: June 24, 2010

Question: I want to have fuller lips and I would like to know if you offer permanent lip solutions or just the temporary injectable fillers. Is there any way that I can see what I will look like with these new lips before the procedure? Answer: I offer permanent surgical procedures to augment the lips … Continue reading PERMANENT LIP AUGMENTATION

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Dec

Rhinoplasty Part #3- Assessing The Face

Published: December 1, 2009

Assessing the Face When examining the patient, I look at the entire face to determine what changes are needed to create the most aesthetically pleasing result. I take into account the patient’s ethnic background, bony and cartilaginous anatomy, skin thickness, general health status, and age. Female patients should be at least 15 to 16 years … Continue reading Rhinoplasty Part #3- Assessing The Face

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