Give the Gift of… Botox?

Yes, I realize it is not even Halloween yet.  And I’m in no way trying to give the impression that I start my Christmas shopping this early, because I don’t.  But I do start worrying about Christmas shopping, namely, what to get everyone in my family. We...

What is Local Anesthesia, Anyway?

Today I’m going to cover the types of anesthesia available, and why you might have one or another.  This is something that gets glossed over a bit when discussing surgical options, so I thought it would be helpful to dedicate an entire post to it. First, some...

How Long do Implants Last?

Breast augmentation is a common procedure, and it is not uncommon for women as young as 18 years old to get breast implants.  This raises a question: how long do breast implants actually last?   Implants do not last forever.  A good guess on how long they might...

Why do I always look sad?

One of the common reasons patients come to my office is because they think they look “sad all the time”, no matter what mood they’re in.  Those lines at the side of your mouth that always make you look grumpy?  Those are called “marionette lines” –...

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