Category Archives : Anti-Aging

Male Plastic Surgery on the Rise | Young Male Rhinoplasty Case Study

More men are undergoing plastic surgery. According to a survey conducted by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, men are turning to cosmetic procedures in greater numbers and at increasingly younger ages. Thirty one percent of men surveyed said they were extremely likely to consider a cosmetic procedure, either surgical or non-invasive. […]

Facial Reconstruction | Plastic Surgery Case Study

Facial Reconstruction Before & After Result: For some patients plastic surgery can be not only life altering but life saving. This patient is a 56 y/o male with no prior medical history admitted on 7/23/15 as a tier III code trauma (GCS of 3). He was hit by an automobile while cycling and found underneath […]

5 Common Plastic Surgery Myths & Misonceptions

With all the lies and rumors I’ve seen about my field, I wanted to debunk 5 common plastic surgery myths and misconceptions that I’ve had to explain to many people throughout my medical career. You often hear things about plastic surgery that may sound a little hard to believe. When searching for information or talking […]

Breaking Down Credentials: What To Look For When Choosing Your Plastic Surgeon

Over the past few months I received a few notable awards in my field of plastic surgery. I wanted to take a moment to talk about what these awards represent and the importance of looking for the proper credentials when choosing your plastic surgeon before undergoing a procedure.   Fellowship in the American College of Surgeons […]

Natural Looking Rhinoplasty Infographic

We’ve all heard of a nose job before, but what exactly happens in the operating room during the procedure? I made this infographic to help you understand what happens during a nose job, medically referred to as a rhinoplasty or a septorhinoplasty procedure. Plastic surgery can get complicated but learning about it doesn’t have to […]

Flawless Fullness: Voluma, The Revolutionary Filler for Cheeks

Many patients ask me if there is anything they can do to restore the fullness they once had in their cheeks, are looking for more defined cheek bones, or simply want facial rejuvenation without having to have surgery. “Having tried different cosmetic procedures and fillers, Voluma truly made the biggest difference! The Voluma results are […]

Top Questions About Botox and Filler Injectable Treatments

If you’re thinking about getting aesthetic injectable treatments, educate yourself and visit a trained aesthetic-specialty physician to ensure that you receive the best possible treatment. + When will I see results? Botox begins to take effect in 3-4 days and will reach full results in approximately 2 weeks. Fillers on the other hand have an immediate effect. Appearances may […]