Category: Cosmetic Surgery


Plastic Surgery: 2014 in Review

Posted on the behalf of Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones,

The year 2014 is quickly coming to an end. This year was a busy year for plastic surgeons as an estimated 47 million cosmetic surgery procedures were performed around the world in 2014. In 2014, millions of individuals around the world elected to have plastic surgery due to many different reasons. This number is only  … Read more

Your Skin Care Routine: Naughty or Nice?

Posted on the behalf of Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones,

Christmas is right around the corner. That means that Santa and his elves are watching everything you do to see if you should be on the “Naughty” or “Nice” list. Did you know that Santa is very concerned about your skin care routine? Are you doing all can you do to ensure healthy skin?

What is a Buttock Lift?

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Ever since the pictures of Kim Kardashian’s recent Paper photo shoot have gone viral, buttock lifts have been the subject of much discussion both in the media and around office water coolers all over the country. And, there is much to discuss. This procedure that has long been popular in countries like Brazil is now  … Read more

Study Finds That Elderly Face No Added Risk From Cosmetic Surgery

Posted on the behalf of Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones,

A recent study conducted by plastic surgeons at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and presented at the American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ annual scientific meeting in Chicago found that senior citizens are at no higher risk from complications from cosmetic surgery than younger patients. The study was conducted in collaboration with CosmetAssure insurance company, which gathers  … Read more

Celebrities and Plastic Surgery

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Celebrities and plastic surgery have long gone hand-in-hand. This is because celebrities are expected to maintain a beautiful, youthful appearance despite their age, as a part of keeping up their celebrity status. It is also most likely due to the fact that celebrities are so sharply critiqued by the media and the public about their  … Read more

Study Links Eyelid Lift Surgery to Migraine Relief

Posted on the behalf of Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones,

Eyelid Lift surgery, also known as Blepharoplasty, is a popular cosmetic surgery procedure that can be used to give the eyes a more youthful appearance. It can also be used to treat drooping eyelids in the case where excess skin hangs over the eyes, affecting vision. A recent study conducted by the Louisiana State University  … Read more

Facetime Facelift: New Trend in Cosmetic Surgery?

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Today, most Americans use the Facetime application on their iPhone or similar videoconferencing application on their phone, laptop or other electronic device daily. Video chats are now being used for online dating, business meetings, job interviews and more. This prompted a plastic surgeon in Virginia to name a new plastic surgery procedure: the Facetime Facelift.

Ear Trauma and Reconstruction

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If you have been in an accident that resulted in trauma to your ear or if you have a child who has suffered trauma to the ear, you are not alone. Unfortunately, parts of the ear are frequently injured. This is due, in part, to the ear’s exposure from its projection from the head. In  … Read more