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Facial Plastic Surgery Blog

The Red Flags of a Bad Surgery

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk February, 02/03/2017 - 02:51 PM

It may be tempting to cut corners, but it’s usually a bad idea, right? One area you should never succumb to this temptation is facial plastic surgery, as the consequences can be dire. Just ask Shauna, a recent guest on the popular cosmetic surgery reality show, Botched. To save money she decided to have surgery […]

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Plastic Cities: Where Plastic Surgery is King

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk January, 01/23/2017 - 02:19 PM

Plastic surgery is a booming business in the USA. Each year, more women and men across the nation turn to cosmetic surgeons to help them improve their appearance and boost their self-esteem. Inevitably, plastic surgery centers are concentrated in large metropolitan areas and on the two coasts, but this doesn’t mean that surgery isn’t available […]

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Can Robots Perform Plastic Surgery?

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk November, 11/17/2016 - 04:25 PM

Facial plastic surgeons have always relied on technology for greater precision and safety. In recent years, technological advances have made cosmetic facial surgery even safer and more precise. Robot-assisted surgery is one such advancement. Examples of Recent Technological Advancements in Plastic Surgery One of the most important advances affecting the field of facial plastic surgery […]

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Every Person’s Face Is Unique

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk October, 10/26/2016 - 02:52 PM

It’s natural for a person to want attractive lips, a nose that doesn’t protrude and beautiful eyes. But this doesn’t mean you should ask your facial plastic surgeon for Angelina Jolie’s lips, Halle Berry’s nose and Olivia Wilde’s eyes. In fact, that is exactly what you shouldn’t do. Each of your facial features is specific […]

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Your Doctor’s Bedside Manner

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk May, 05/07/2016 - 09:00 AM

For most patients, one of the most important factors when choosing a facial plastic surgeon is the surgeon’s bedside manner. But how do you determine this before the day of surgery? Here Dr. Sam Rizk provides some background information as well as tips for assessing your surgeon’s bedside manner. What Is A Doctor’s Bedside Manner? […]

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Being Comfortable in Your Own Skin

Posted by Dr. Sam Rizk January, 01/05/2016 - 11:00 AM

  Don’t we all want to feel comfortable in our own skin? Facial plastic surgery can help us achieve this goal by making minor cosmetic alterations to our facial features. But not always. If you are considering facial plastic surgery to help you feel more comfortable in your skin, it is important that you have […]

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