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April Niamtu Receives Record Donation for Christmas Mother Program

I have rarely seen my wife as excited as she was when our dear friends Donna Dean Stevens and Jayson Stevens made a $50,000 donation to the Richmond Times Dispatch Christmas Mother Program.  This unexpected gift is the largest in the 85 year history of the Christmas Mother Program and will ensure that many children […]

Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery: Some Great Little Cases

Dr. Niamtu discusses some recent eyelid patients and shows their results. For more information about cosmetic facial surgery visit Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery Richmond, Virginia

Lower Eyelid Bags: Safe and Natural Treatment

This blog explains the anatomy and treatment of lower eyelid fat bags.  It contains surgical footage as well as before and after presentations. For more information visit Dr. Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery Richmond, Virginia

The Roller Coaster of Facelift and Cosmetic Surgery Recovery

In this video, Dr. Niamtu discusses the up and downs of facelift and cosmetic surgery recovery. For more information about cosmetic facial surgery visit   Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery Richmond, Virginia


My family is so honored to have been featured in “James River Neighbors” magazine August issue.  We all get magazines and sometimes junk mail, but this is a magazine that I have always read with interest as it focuses on the neighborhoods that surround the mighty James River.  The James has been a focus of […]

Am I too young for a facelift? What is the best age?

Facelift surgery is my favorite procedure and I am on track to do 100 of them this year. One of the most common questions that I’m asked by patients is “what is the best age to do a facelift?”  There is no single answer as it has a lot to do with heredity, birthdays, and […]

Positive Vibe Cafe Guest Bartender Recap and Contest Winners

Garth Larcen, Owner of Positive Vibe Most Awesome Staff of Niamtu Cosmetic Facial Surgery Guest singer…………….Joe Bon Jovi The Back Seat Drivers ………………and the winners are………………..   April and I along with my most awesome staff were honored and thrilled to help raise funds for the Positive Vibe Cafe.  If  you don’t know about Positive […]

Dr. Joe & April are Guest Bartenders at Positive Vibe Cafe this Saturday, July 27th

April (Richmond’s 2019 Christmas Mother) and I are very active with numerous local charities.  Positive Vibe Cafe is one of our favorites as it helps train individuals with physical and intellectual disabilities for restaurant and food service jobs. April and I will serve up some of your favorite beverages and throw in a few you […]

April Niamtu Named 2019 Richmond Christmas Mother

I am so proud of my wife being named the 2019 Richmond Christmas Mother by the Richmond Times-Dispatch newspaper.  This is a Richmond tradition dating back to 1935 to help those less fortunate have an enjoyable holiday season.  I have never met a person who loves Christmas more than April and loves to give back […]

50 Year Anniversary of the Moon Landing

I have met a lot of celebrities in my life but probably the most notable was the late Neil Armstrong, Apollo astronaut, and first man to work on the lunar surface.  He was truly humble and quiet but just being around him had an aura of energy.  He was extremely polite and you wonder “what […]