Rhinoplasty, or cosmetic nasal surgery, is the surgical procedure that involves changing the shape and size of the nose. The procedure involves reshaping the nasal bones and cartilages to produce a balanced and harmonious nose that blends with the person's facial features.
The facelift operation is the surgical procedure that rejuvenates the face and neck. The operation was first developed in the late 1800's. At that time, the surgery was rather basic and only involved the removal of the excess skin. With time the procedure has advanced, allowing a more natural and longer-lasting lift.
Blepharoplasty, or cosmetic eyelid surgery, remains one of the most requested aesthetic facial procedures. The surgery was first popularized in the mid 1800's, when it was performed for the removal of excessive upper eyelid skin. In the early 1900's, the surgery for the lower eyelid was developed and quickly became accepted.
- Chin Implant and Chin Augmentation
Mentoplasty, also referred to as chin surgery or chin augmentation, is a plastic surgery procedure able to bring better harmony to the facial features by improving the appearance of a receding or overly prominent chin. A receding chin may by improved with the insertion of an implant or by moving the bone forward.
Dermabrasion is a resurfacing procedure that improves the appearance and texture of the skin. The procedure involves removing the top layer of skin, resulting in skin that regenerates with a healthier appearance.
- Botox® and Dysport®
Botox® is the registered trademark name of the botulism toxin produced by Allergan. Dysport® is the registered trademark name of the botulism toxin produced by Medicis. They are the only muscle relaxants approved by the FDA for cosmetic use.
- Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
- Scar Revision
- Skin Cancer Reconstruction
- Revision Rhinoplasty
Revision rhinoplasty can take two forms. The first is the small "touch up" revision of an acceptable previous result. The patient may be happy with the overall appearance of the nose, but may wish a small and slight improvement.
- Minimal Incision Necklift
The necklift is a surgical procedure that rejuvenates the neck. This is an operation that helps to improve the neck contour in certain patients that may not need the comprehensive facial rejuvenation that a facelift provides.
- Otoplasty and Ear Pinning Procedures
Otoplasty, or cosmetic ear surgery, is a very common facial plastic surgery procedure. The procedure is performed to correct protruding ears, which may first become apparent in the first few years of life. In fact, psychologists have found that the physical appearance of the ears can have a strong impact on the psychological development of children.
- Medical Roll CIT
The medical roll CIT (collagen induction therapy ) is a procedure developed to promote collagen deposition in the dermis, just below the surface of the skin. It is an effective procedure for acne scarring and upper lip wrinkles.
- Dermal Fillers
Dermal fillers are injections placed underneath the skin to help smooth out certain types of wrinkles. Fillers have been used in the face for many years. However, experience has taught surgeons to stay away from certain types of fillers.