Microtia: “Little Ear”

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Woman After Microtia Surgery

Derived from the Latin words “micro” and “otia,” Microtia means “little ear,” and is a congenital ear deformity in which the outer ear does not fully develop during the early stages of pregnancy. According to Stanford Children’s Health, Microtia typically develops in one ear, usually the right ear, and is more commonly seen in males.  … Read more

Tummy Tuck For A Toned Abdomen

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Girl After a Tummy Tuck Atlanta GA

Though it may seem that excessive exercise and strict dieting would help individuals achieve the flat, toned tummy that they want, this is not always true. In turn, even slim individuals can develop a tummy or abdomen that protrudes. Fortunately, continued advancements in plastic surgery techniques and maneuvers have made it possible to help individuals  … Read more

The Natural Uplift (NU) Facelift

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Facial Procedures Atlanta, GA

While the goal of facelift surgery is to create a natural, face-lifting result, there are numerous techniques that affect how this is accomplished. For instance, from where to make incisions to how the skin is lifted and pulled makes a difference—both in how the facelift will feel and how long it will last. Thus, having  … Read more

Liposuction

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Woman Strolling on the Beach After Liposuction Treatment inAtlanta GA

Not to be considered a weight loss tool, Liposuction is the most common surgical cosmetic procedure performed in the United States, as mentioned by Medical News Today.The technique, which may be referred to as liposculpture suction, lipectomy or simply “lipo,” involves inserting a hollow instrument called a cannula beneath the skin to break up fat  … Read more

What Is A Skin Tag?

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Patient in Atlanta GA After Skin Tag Removal

Identified using multiple names such as an acrochordon, soft wart, soft fibroma or fibroma pendulan, a skin tag is a benign out-pouching of skin that is connected to the skin’s surface by a tiny stalk.  Though individuals are not born with a skin tag, they often manifest in areas of skin-to-skin friction, including the underarms, neck,  … Read more

Perfect Your Profile With Genioplasty Chin Surgery

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Chin and Neck Plastic Surgery Atlanta GA

As a prominent feature of the face, when the chin is disproportionate to the rest of the face, it can cause individuals to feel self-conscious about their profile and overall appearance. Thus, to reshape, enlarge or reposition the chin, Genioplasty is a surgical procedure aimed at correcting or augmenting the chin. Generally, one of two  … Read more

Cauliflower Ear

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Typically caused by blunt force trauma that injures the cartilage of the ear, cauliflower ear is a result of a disruption in blood supply (separating the skin from the cartilage), which forms a large hematoma or pocket of blood. As reported by MedicineNet, when the injury to the ear begins to heal, it can shrivel  … Read more

Redefine Your Arms With Brachioplasty

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Atlanta GA Arm Lift Plastic Surgery

With enormous advancement in the arena of cosmetic rejuvenation and America’s obsession with becoming forever young, it may appear that it’s all about the face. On the contrary, aging takes its toll on other parts of the body, particularly the arms. Even so, The American Society of Plastic Surgery reports that fluctuations in weight, growing  … Read more

Stahl’s Ear

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Atlanta GA Plastic Surgeon for the Ears

As an extra fold or crease within the cartilage of the ear, Stahl’s ear is a rare deformity often compared to that of an “elf’s ear.” This is because the extra crease gives the ear a prominent, pointed shape. While treatment for Stahl’s ear is straightforward in some cases, timing is important. For instance, when  … Read more

Breast Augmentation And The Invisible Scar Technique (IST)

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Atlanta GA Plastic Surgeon for Breast Lifts

Many women fear the prominent scarring associated with breast enlargement or augmentation surgery. Yet, with meticulous skill and technique, Dr. Mark Jones at Atlanta Plastic Surgery has perfected the innovative Invisible Scar Technique, providing a seamless surgical experience and the feminine, natural result that women love. Through a puncture-like, short incision placed at the junction  … Read more