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SPREADER GRAFT

What’s A Spreader Graft?

Plastic Surgeons who perform rhinoplasty on a regular basis and who apply the latest techniques in both primary and secondary rhinoplasty will be more than familiar with the term “spreader graft”.

This term will occasionally be mentioned during a rhinoplasty consultation, whether it be for functional or cosmetic reasons, or both. Many […]

By |October 13th, 2015|Face Surgery|0 Comments

BREAST AUGMENTATION COMPLICATIONS

Breast Augmentation Surgery: Potential Risks

Breast augmentation and breast lift (mastopexy) procedures can dramatically improve the femininity and self confidence of women seeking enhancement of their breasts. The majority of women having breast augmentation will travel through their procedure uneventfully. There are certain things after the operation that should be expected, such as swelling, mild […]

By |September 30th, 2015|Breast Surgery|0 Comments

WHICH INCISION?

Effect of Incision Choice on Outcomes in Primary Breast Augmentation

If you are thinking about having breast augmentation, one of the factors that needs consideration is the site of the incision (where the cut in the skin will be created to place the implant through).

The options for the incision in breast augmentation are:
 
1. inframammary (in […]

By |September 29th, 2015|Breast Surgery|0 Comments

REDEFINING THE CHIN

Chin Implant versus Osseous Genioplasty

When a patient comes in with a deficient chin desiring a chin enhancement, they’ve often done some research on the different techniques that can be utilised. A question that is often raised is the choice between using a chin implant versus getting an osseous genioplasty. A chin implant is quite […]

By |September 15th, 2015|Face Surgery|0 Comments

ADJUSTING THE FULCRUM

… in other words, balancing the pivot point.

This principle applies to facial aesthetics, and in particular, nose and chin surgery.

An easy way of considering vertical facial proportions is to break it up into thirds: the upper third, made up of the forehead and eyes; the middle third, dominated by the nose; and the lower […]

By |September 15th, 2015|Face Surgery|0 Comments