Archive for the ‘ cosmetic facial surgery ’ Category

Dr. Niamtu to Speak at South River Pharmacy Women’s Event 7-25-13

Many years ago when Baylor Rice and I were beginning our respective professions, he visited me and educated me about the progressive things he was doing.  He is a unique pharmacist and has a unique pharmacy.  He basically has a custom business and we have worked a lot together over the years. Although any medical […]

Cosmetic Surgery: The Next Big Thing!

The following is an article from the April edition of Modern Aesthetics Magazine by Dr. Niamtu The Next Big Thing: How To Spot It and Avoid the Imitators A true TNBT can enhance our business from a financial and clinical standpoint. A fake can have dire effects on patient trust and long-term success. By: Joe […]

Non Surgical Brow Lift with Botox and/or Fillers

Surgical brow lifting is one of my favorite procedures and is the only true way to treat moderate to severe upper facial aging in a natural and lasting manner. I perform this surgery endoscopically and in a “mini open” technique as well. Many patients do not require surgical brow lift and can benefit from injectable, […]

Dr. Niamtu Interviewed in Australian Cosmetic Surgery Magazine

                        Dr. Niamtu Interview in Australian Cosmetic Surgery Magazine      

Custom Facial Implants: a procedure whose time has arrived.

Although you hear a lot of people discussing custom facial implants, it is really not a new technique.  I believe I performed some of the first custom facial implants in the State of Virginia as evidenced by the balding young doctor in the 1990 article below. Dr. Niamtu in a 1990 article in the Richmond […]

Cosmetic Facial Surgery and Recovery

Recovery after cosmetic facial surgery (like any surgery) is extremely variable. Some patients breeze through it and others get the wind knocked out of their sails.  There is really no predicting how one patient will recover versus another.  I have had extremely fit 40 year old triathletes that were sore, swollen, bruised and lethargic after […]

Chin Implants: The Fastest Growing Cosmetic Surgery Procedure!

Every year the American Society of Plastic Surgeons releases statistics on cosmetic procedures and this year a very interesting phenomenon occurred.  Chin implants grew in popularity more than breast implants, liposuction and Botox combined!  The society reported a 71% increase in chin augmentation with the increases in all age groups.  This was great news to […]

Dr. Niamtu wins award in Las Vegas for Facial Rejuvenation

LAS VEGAS, Apr 16, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) — THE Aesthetic Awards(TM) were presented live Saturday night at the Aria Resort and Casino as part of THE Aesthetic Show(TM), the leading multidisciplinary medical education meeting for aesthetic professionals. Hosted by Dr. Andrew Ordon, star of the Emmy-winning daytime talk show The Doctors, THE Aesthetic Awards(TM) […]

Facial Thirds: a good way to look at the face

I see a lot of patients this time of year who have made a resolution to look better and feel better about themselves.  This is a great time to have cosmetic surgery because you can cocoon in the winter and then the butterfly comes out in the spring! The best way to decide what procedure […]

Festoons: the baggage you don’t need!

Malar Festoons are the baggy pouches that form under the lower eyelids and on the upper cheek. I have been treating them with laser resurfacing for the last 15 years. Festoons are a result of numerous causes including sun damage to the skin, fat loss of the cheek area, periorbital changes of skin, muscle and […]