Chin Implants on the Rise
Figure 1: Illustrations depicting the chin, otherwise known as the mental region.

Chin Implants on the Rise

Although more popular in other parts of the world, augmentation mentoplasty (chin implants) is becoming increasingly popular for both men and women in the United States. According to the American…

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The Micro-Mini Lift®: Frequently Asked Questions
Figure 1: 46-year-old woman prior to surgery (left) and four months after Micro-Mini Lift procedure (right).

The Micro-Mini Lift®: Frequently Asked Questions

Through years of work and experience, I have developed a modification of the standard facelift, which I have named the Micro-Mini Lift®. This is most appropriate for patients with a…

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The Micro-Mini Lift®: Minimally Invasive Facelift
Figure 3: 53-year-old woman prior to surgery (left) and nine months after Micro-Mini Lift procedure (right).

The Micro-Mini Lift®: Minimally Invasive Facelift

Question: I’m a 45-year-old woman and am beginning to see signs of loose skin around my jaw and neck areas. I’ve considered undergoing a traditional facelift but my work and…

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Russell Westbrook: Facial Injury and Surgery
Figure 1: Russell Westbrook shortly after sustaining facial trauma to the right side of his face (left). Westbrook appears at a press conference a few days after repair of his injury (right).

Russell Westbrook: Facial Injury and Surgery

OKLAHOMA CITY, Feb. 28, 2015 - Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook underwent a successful procedure to address a fracture to the zygomatic arch of his right cheek, Thunder Executive…

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Endoscopic Minimally Invasive Thyroidectomy
Figure 1. View of post-operative incision after minimally invasive endoscopic thyroidectomy.

Endoscopic Minimally Invasive Thyroidectomy

  Can unsightly thyroidectomy scars be avoided? Question: Over the past year I have developed symptoms of sweating, palpitations, high blood pressure and anxiety that my physician has said are…

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