Archive for the ‘Facial Surgery’ Category
Most people have some characteristic on their face that they would change if they could. Perhaps one eye droops more than the other, perhaps your nose has a “hook” that you would love to remove, or perhaps your profile is less than you would consider ideal. Chin implants are a plastic surgery treatment that is done to reshape or enhance the size of the chin. continue reading
Plastic surgery is chosen for very personal reasons. Many people have spent years feeling self-conscious about a certain area of their appearance, and making the decision to undergo elective surgery is not a small decision. There are very few areas that are more personal than the face. continue reading
Millions of people in the United States have some type of mole on their bodies. Most moles are entirely harmless and cause no problem throughout a person’s entire life. However, there are other moles that, while they may be harmless, they are either irritating or are causing feelings of self-consciousness. At Atlanta Plastic Surgery Specialists, Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones is a trusted plastic surgeon that performs lesion and mole removal for patients in and around Atlanta, Georgia. As a general rule, cosmetic mole removal is best handled by a Board Certified plastic surgeon that has the knowledge and experience of mole removal with the best outcome in terms of scarring. continue reading
Many people find that once they hit their upper thirties to mid-forties that things are looking a little different in the mirror. We are all faced with getting older, and the face is one of the first places on the body that will show signs of aging. While there are some who wish to age naturally, there are many others who wish to fight against aging and reverse its appearance. At Atlanta Plastic Surgery Specialists, Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones is pleased to offer solutions for those wanting to bring back the youthful vibrancy to their face. continue reading
Few things show age like lines on the face. Lines on the forehead can cause a person to look older than her actual age, and the eyebrows can seem heavy and drooping down around the eyes. A forehead lift is a plastic surgery procedure used to reverse the effects of gravity and tighten the skin and soft tissues of the forehead to restore a youthful contour to the forehead, eyebrows, and eyelids. Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones is a double board certified surgeon who is uniquely qualified to perform forehead lift surgery. Located in Atlanta, Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones has helped countless patients in the South East restore the look of youth to their faces. continue reading
Scars come in a variety of shapes and sizes, and there are different stories behind each scar. While some people choose to keep their scars as “battle wounds” or proof of adventure, many people have painful memories that accompany their scars or are extremely self conscious of them. Scars are a personal matter, and the decision to have scar revision surgery done is a very personal choice. Plastic surgery can improve, and even erase, the appearance of a scar. At Atlanta Plastic Surgery Specialists, Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones is a highly trained and experienced, double board certified surgeon that is uniquely qualified to perform scar revision surgical and nonsurgical procedures. continue reading
When you look in the mirror, do you see two chins staring back at you? Are the sags and folds in your neck giving away your real age? In this age of video chats, Facebook and online dating, your facial appearance is more important than ever. In many cases, a headshot is the first impression people have of you. continue reading
Both Septoplasty and Rhinoplasty procedures are often referred to as “nose jobs.” However, there is a difference between the two plastic surgery procedures.
Rhinoplasty is sometimes called “nose reshaping” and is a type of cosmetic surgery that can be used to change the size and/or appearance of the nose. Rhinoplasty can be used to change the size of the nose in relation to the rest of the face. It can also be used to change nose width at the bridge or the size and position of the nostrils. continue reading
Facelifts are a popular facial cosmetic surgery procedure that can be used to help both women and men achieve a more vibrant and youthful appearance. Recent innovations and advances in facelift surgery techniques make this procedure more efficient and effective than ever before. However, deciding to have facelift surgery or any type of cosmetic surgery and selecting a surgeon to perform procedure is a big decision and one that should not be taken lightly. For this reason, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons recommends that you ask the following questions before making your decision: continue reading
A deviated septum is a condition in which the bone and cartilage that divide the nasal cavity of the nose in half (nasal septum) is significantly off center or not straight, making breathing difficult. In some cases, the problem is not significant enough to cause any symptoms. In other cases, symptoms such as difficulty breathing through the nose, ongoing nasal congestion, recurrent sinus infections, nosebleeds or sleep problems (snoring and/or sleep apnea) make treatment necessary.
A deviated septum can be caused by injury or trauma to the nose. This commonly occurs with sports-related activities. continue reading