Article Tagged ‘ Dr. Joe Niamtu III ’

Anti-Stick Solution for Electrosurgical Instruments

This blog is obviously aimed at surgeons and discusses the prevention of char debris and improved ergonomics when using electrosurgical and cauterization devices. Dor more information about cosmetic facial surgery by Dr. Joe Niamtu visit

Dr. Niamtu Featured on NBC about Cosmetic & Medical Uses for Botox

Dr. Niamtu has 20 yeas of experience with Botox for cosmetic and therapeutic uses.  He is in the top 3% of Botox providers in the United States. For more information about cosmetic facial surgery by Dr. Niamtu, visit

Restylane Refyne and Restylane Defyne: A New Generation Injectable Fillers

Restylane has released two new filler products designed to fill and plump ares of the face where movement occurs.  These new fillers add to the options for surgeons and patients and are representative of “designer” fillers that use technology to craft better products.  These are FDA approved fillers that last up to a year in […]

Allofill: A new type of filler similar to fat injection

Dr. Niamtu discusses a new filler that is FDA approved for injection in any region of the body where fat is naturally found.  This technology is different for common contemporary lip and wrinkle fillers.   For more information about cosmetic facial surgery visit   Joe Niamtu III, DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery Richmond, Virginia

How Otoplasty Changed a Patient’s Life

Although much of the visible reward of my job is immediate, sometimes great things don’t happen immediately.  Cosmetic facial surgery not only makes people look better, it also makes them feel better about themselves.  When I get a letter like the one below, it truly underlines why I love my profession.  There are few better […]

Godspeed, John Glenn………..

I had the honor of meeting John Glenn and later Neil Armstrong at separate times in Richmond.  These were the words of fellow astronaut Scott Carpenter to John Glenn as his Mercury capsule Friendship 7 and Atlas rocket launched on February 20, 1962.  This was this first American to orbit the earth! Growing up as […]

Dr. Niamtu Interviewed in Las Vegas by DermTube about Ellman/Cynosure Radiowave Blepharoplasty and Facial Fillers

I had the honor to be a speaker for the sixth year at the Cosmetic Surgery Forum in Las Vegas.  My talks included Ellman/Cynosure Radiowave blepharoplasty and midface fillers.  The following is an interview about these topics.   For more information about cosmetic facial surgery visit Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgeon Richmond, […]

A Nice Case on A Wonderful Young Lady

Protruding ears are one of the biggest sources of peer ridicule that occur during elementary school years.  Bullying and ridicule can cause children to withdraw and affect their body image and self-confidence for a lifetime. I was my pleasure to assist this young lady with her protruding ears.  I am proud of the physical result […]

Radiowave Assisted Blepharoplasty

These are two videos that are short vignettes of radiowave assisted cosmetic blepharoplasty.  This is one of my topics that I am presenting at the Cosmetic Surgery Forum in Las Vegas next week.  Radiowave surgery (like laser incision) is a practically bloodless means of performing blepharoplasty and no bleeding means faster healing with less pain […]

Easy, Safe and Simple Buccal Fat Reduction

Buccal fat pad reduction is a procedure used to slim the face in selected patients.  In this video I discuss and demonstrate the procedure and show some before and after results. Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery Richmond, Virginia