Otoplasty refers to a group of plastic surgery procedures done to correct deformities of or disfiguring injuries to the external ear. It is the only type of plastic surgery that is performed more often in children than adults. Otoplasty is not done to correct hearing difficulties related to the structures of the middle and inner ear. Hearing problems are treated surgically by otolaryngologists (physicians who specialize in ear, nose, and throat procedures).
Mini Tummy Tuck
Patients who undergo breast reduction surgery frequently are seeking relief from physical symptoms caused by the excessive weight of large breasts. Breast reduction usually can solve these problems as well as improve the size and shape of your breasts. Following breast reduction, your breasts will be more proportional to the rest of your body, and clothes will fit you better.
Breast augmentation and augmentation mammoplasty are plastic surgery terms for the breast-implant and the fat graft mammoplasty approaches used to increase the size, change the shape, and alter the texture of the breasts of a woman. As a primary reconstruction, augmentation mammoplasty is applied to effect a postmastectomy breast reconstruction, the repair of the chest wound consequent to the removal of a cancerous breast; to correct congenital defects of the breast(s); and to correct congenital defects of the chest wall. As an elective, cosmetic surgery, primary augmentation changes the aesthetics of size, shape, and texture of healthy breasts.
The neck is one of the first places where we show our age. The neck shape is determined by the skeletal and laryngeal configuration. The ideal neck configuration has been described as having a cervicomental angle of 105 to 120, with a distinct mandibular border. As we age, the relatively thin skin of the neck region loses its elasticity and starts to sag. Also we tend to gain a bit of weight and sometimes fat starts to accumulate in the under the chin region.
The technique of abdominoplasty has been refined from a simple horizontal incision for skin and fat excision, to a multimodal approach that blends excisional techniques with liposuction for silhouette contouring.
Loss of skin elasticity, gravity and other factors such as weight loss, pregnancy and breast-feeding ultimately affect the shape and firmness of your breasts. Patients who are generally satisfied with the size of their breasts can have a breast lift to raise and firm them, resulting in a more youthful breast contour. Some patients may be unhappy that they have lost a significant amount of breast volume over time. In such cases, implants inserted in conjunction with a breast lift can increase breast size at the same time as the shape and position of the breasts are enhanced.
Gynecomastia is enlargement of the gland tissue of the male breast. During infancy, puberty, and in middle-aged to older men, gynecomastia can be common. Gynecomastia must be distinguished from pseudogynecomastia or lipomastia, which refers to the presence of fat deposits in the breast area of obese men. True gynecomastia results from growth of the glandular, or breast tissue, which is present in very small amounts in men. Gynecomastia is the most common reason for medical evaluation of the male breast.
A facelift is the most comprehensive approach to treating facial wrinkles and skin sagging caused by aging. The surgery varies in range from minimally invasive ˜lunchtime lifts to more extensive, sophisticated surgery.
Rhinoplasty remains one of the most commonly performed aesthetic surgical procedures in plastic surgery. Over the past 20 years, the trend has shifted away from ablative techniques involving reduction or division of the osseocartilaginous framework to conserving native anatomy with cartilage-sparing suture techniques and augmentation of deficient areas to correct contour deformities and restore structural support.
Excess skin and fat from aging, heredity factors, or after dramatic weight loss in the gluteal area can be drastically improved with a buttock lift. Not to be confused with a Brazilian butt lift, which adds volume using fat transfer, this procedure involves only removing skin and fat through surgical excision and liposuction. Every year, thousands of people undergo successful buttock-lift surgery and are pleased with the results.
Brazilian Butt lift
Buttock augmentation has gained popularity due to cultural trends around the world and in the media. Shapely, round buttocks can make the waist and thighs appear smaller, bring the upper torso into more pleasing proportion, and convey a youthful appearance in general. Cosmetic surgeons have adapted standard techniques and are developing new ones to address patients desire for firmer, higher, rounder buttocks.
Vaginal rejuvenation usually combines vaginoplasty (tightening of the vagina) and/or labiaplasty or vulvaplasty (reshaping of the vulva or labia, the outer and inner lips of the vagina). Vaginal tightening procedures include procedures to treat pelvic relaxation and re-support the vaginal walls and the structures they support including the bladder and the rectum. There is no vaginal tightening as a specific medical procedure but the procedures referred to include the anterior and/or posterior colporrhaphy (traditional gyn procedures) and using new technologies (lasers). Furthermore, many people seek liposuction because they want to improve remove the unsightly fatty bulges of the mons pubis and labia majora.
Soft tissue fillers are flexible substances that can be injected into the skin to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, plump lips, fill hollow cheeks, repair various facial imperfections, improve scars, and elevate deep folds. The result is a smoother, more youthful appearance with minimal downtime and maximum safety.
Pregnancy and breast feeding can have an unwanted effect on a womans body. Even with diet and exercise, many women find that they cannot achieve the results they desire. Fortunately, certain cosmetic procedures offer a woman the opportunity to regain a pre-pregnancy figure, and intimate area to feel confident about her body again. A mommy makeover is any combination of cosmetic procedures that restore your before-pregnancy appearance, typically focusing on the breasts and abdomen These Wonder Woman Makeovers usually involve choosing an appropriate combination of breast, body and vaginal rejuvenation procedures, including: breast augmentation, tummy tuck, breast lift, breast reduction, mini tummy tuck, Brazilian Butt Augmentation and liposuction. The term mommy makeover may be new, but the procedures involved have a long, successful, and safe track record.
Acne is one of the most common diseases with a point prevalence of up to 100% among adolescents and often persists into adulthood, with detrimental effects on self-esteem.
Rosacea is a frequently seen skin disorder which presents itself as diffuse redness, flushing that comes and goes, telangiectasia (distended capillaries and couperose), especially in the nose and upper cheeks, or may involve large, isolated or widespread papules and pustules. The lesions and problems normally affect the center panel of the face, mainly the nose and cheeks, but may involve the forehead and chin as well. In advance stages, the nose can become enlarged in a condition known as rhinophyma.
Laser Tattoo Removal
Decorative tattoos are tattoos placed on the skin as a decoration. These are the most common type of tattoo. Some are homemade with needle and India ink; others are professionally applied with a tattoo gun using one or more colors of tattoo ink. Professional tattoos are deeper, contain more ink, and usually need extra treatments.
Cosmetic tattoos are also known as micro- pigmentation or permanent cosmetics. This type of tattoo is used as permanent eyeliner, lip liner, lipstick, and other permanent cosmetic purposes. This type of tattoo is also used to cover skin pigment disorders, scars and other blemishes.
Traumatic Tattoos are foreign substances, such as dirt, that are embedded in the skin through an accidental injury.
Warts are benign skin growths caused by infection with the Human Papiloma virus. They are a common disease affecting around 10% of the population, with peak incidence occurring between the ages of twelve and sixteen years. Warts can be spread by contact or autoinoculation. The average incubation period is two to three months.
Stretch Marks Removal
Many things change after you have a baby: schedules, sleep time, and sense of freedom, to name a few. Along with a changing schedule, there are the many physical changes youll see. Chief among them is stretch marks. For many women, stretch marks are as much a part of having a baby as diapers and feedings. Stretch marks or striae, are a form of scarring on the skin with an off-color hue. Stretch Marks are the result of dermal tear, which over time may diminish, but will not disappear completely. Stretch marks are often the result of the rapid stretching of the skin associated with rapid growth or rapid weight changes.
Spider Varicose Veins
Veins are blood vessels that return blood from all the organs in the body toward the heart. When the different organs use oxygen from the blood to perform their functions, they release the used blood containing waste products (such as carbon dioxide) into the veins. Blood in the veins is then transported to the heart and returned to the lungs, where the waste carbon dioxide is released and more oxygen is loaded by the blood and taken back to the rest of the body by the arteries.
The term cellulite refers to the orange peel, mattress, or dimpling appearance on the thighs, buttocks and sometimes lower abdomen and upper parts of the arms of otherwise healthy women. Approximately 85% of post-pubertal woman have a form of cellulite. This appearance is much more common in women than in men because of differences in the way fat, muscle, and connective tissue are distributed in men and womens skin.
Botox (BoNT) is a product of Clostridium botulinum, a species of anaerobic, rod-shaped, spore-forming bacteria. The various strains of C. botulinum produce at least seven distinct neurotoxins, denoted as types A through G. The human nervous system is susceptible to only five of the seven serotypes; type A appears to be the most naturally potent serotype to humans.
Hump Reduction Rhinoplasty
Bulbous Tip Rhinoplasty
Crooked Nose Rhinoplasty
African American Rhinoplasty
Silicone Breast Implants
Saline Breast Implants
Round Breast Implants
Inframammary Breast Augmentation
Areola Breast Implants
High Profile Breast Implants
Low Profile Breast Implants
Submuscular Breast Implants
Subglandular Breast Implants
Puffy Nipple Gynecomastia
Pure Glandular Gynecomastia
Standard Tummy Tuck
Extended Tummy Tuck
Brazilian Tummy Tuck
Chin augmentation with implants is the procedure of choice for most patients with normally functioning teeth and jaw development. A biocompatible implant is placed over the bone structure of the lower jaw, augmenting the dimensions of your jaw. Depending on the region augmented, you can create a stronger and/or wider chin, and even lengthen your face.
Teardrop Breast Implants
Armpit Incision Breast Implants
Cosmetic Plastic Surgery
Cosmetic Skin Treatment
Dr. Osama Moawad
Professor and Consultant Dermatologist with over 35 years? experience in the field, with particular expertise in the area of cosmetic dermatology. Years of dedication, extensive research and experience, and author of numerous published articles on laser surgery and skin disease, brings recognition among peers as a renowned dermatologist and expert in cosmetic laser surgery.