IS CLOSED RHINOPLASTY TECHNIQUE BETTER?

The closed rhinoplasty technique is unquestionably better. What Is a closed rhinoplasty? During a closed rhinoplasty procedure, the incisions are hidden inside the patient’s nose. As a board-certified plastic surgeon since 1983 I adamantly oppose performing a rhinoplasty, whether primary or revision, utilizing the open technique. This open technique is, in my opinion, a deviation from the standard and best …

MOLES AND SCAR REVISIONS

When it comes to moles and scar revisions – Often times when we perform major cosmetic surgical procedures there are other important but somewhat minor changes that can occur. For example, when performing rhinoplasty all revision rhinoplasty on the face may have a mole or a blemish or an old scar that could benefit and improve the appearance of the …

FACIAL REJUVENATION

YOUR BEST FACE FORWARD In Western culture, the face is the focal point of our presentation to the world. Women, as early as is known, have always used certain substances for facial rejuvenation purposes, for example, makeup to enhance the appearance of their face. Also, certain periods of time, for example, in the 18th century in Europe men wore makeup. …

CUPID’S BOW – THE LOVE CHARM

LIP AUGMENTATION It is said that the lips are the focal point of facial beauty. I happen to think that the nose goes along with that but will talk about the lips first. The relationship between the upper and lower lip is that the lower lip is usually 1.2 to 1.6 times larger than the upper lip. Some women like …

Dr Trevisani discusses tweakments

COSMETIC SURGERY TWEAKMENTS

EVEN SMALL AND MINOR CORRECTIONS OR “TWEAKMENTS” COULD BE LARGE According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), nearly 18 million people had surgical and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures in the United States last year. At Celebrities Choice Cosmetic Surgery we often concentrate on major surgical procedures to improve our patients. We’ve established the fact very conclusively, and looking …

mommy makeover

THE MOMMY MAKEOVER

HOW MUCH IS A MOMMY MAKEOVER? Within the past decade, a term has been invented to describe a very complex set of surgical procedures. This term, mommy makeover doesn’t really do justice to the complexity of the surgical procedures necessary to attempt to reclaim the changes created by multiple pregnancies. These changes occur also in patients who have had massive …

Post Bariatric Surgery

POST BARIATRIC SURGERY ORLANDO

For those of us who have difficulty achieving and maintaining the ideal weight, there is a way to shed the pounds surgically. Surgical procedures for weight loss are bariatric surgery. The word bariatric is a compound word that describes medical and surgical treatment for weight. More specifically bariatric treats massively overweight individuals. Furthermore, a BMI of 40 or higher also is …

Revision Rhinoplasty

THE CHALLENGE OF REVISION RHINOPLASTY

Perhaps one of the most challenging aspects of plastic surgery is the revision rhinoplasty. There are almost 300,000 rhinoplasties performed just in the USA each YEAR. Of all the procedures plastic surgeons offer, revision rhinoplasty requires the greatest skill. Revision rhinoplasty requires vision and attention to the smallest details. Whenever I see a patient with an unsatisfactory rhinoplasty result, and …

NON-SURGICAL FACIAL REJUVENATION

The concept of non-surgical facial rejuvenation is a recent development in the world of aesthetic medicine. Botox and fillers are not a substitute for surgery but their proper use can enhance the results of surgery. Also when we use this properly we may be able to postpone surgical procedures for a later time in life. Botox is the trade name …