Ear shape and size can significantly alter a newborn’s appearance, and while you may not notice an average pair, you will certainly notice ones that “stick out” or are abnormally shaped. The problem is usually noticed shortly after birth and occurs in upwards of 30% of newborns. Parents are often incorrectly told that the ears will “correct themselves over time”. … Read more
Dr. Dax Guenther's Blog
When considering a ‘nose job’ or rhinoplasty Boston patients often call our office. A rhinoplasty involves fine detail adjustments to the central feature of the face and can result in an enormous impact on a one’s overall appearance. Historically rhinoplasty was performed as a ‘reductive’ procedure, one that focused on narrowing a wide bridge or sharpening a bulbous tip. The … Read more
The answer is probably, yes. It seems that there are advertisements everywhere for ‘new’ or ‘quick-fix’ procedures that promise surgical results without any of the less popular side effects like discomfort, down-time, swelling, etc. Unfortunately this is often misleading and recent lawsuit settlements in New York and Florida offer a good example (see USA Today article). Plastic surgery is fundamentally, … Read more
At Coastal Plastic Surgery on Boston’s beautiful South Shore, breast augmentation and/or a breast lift (mastopexy) are some of our most popular procedures. They can especially benefit mothers who have had significant changes in breast shape and size after pregnancy and breastfeeding. With size gain and loss, changes in breast tissue distribution, and loss of skin elasticity, women can end … Read more
Split, elongated, or gauged earlobe repair in Boston is done in many different ways. I use a specialized technique that incorporates small flaps and the procedure is comfortably done in the office under local anesthesia. When compared to more traditional straight-line closures, the multiple flap technique offers the advantages of: Fewer recurrences An earlobe that is naturally rounded as opposed to pointed … Read more
Simulate Your Results
During your consultation, get a glimpse of your aesthetic potential with Crisalix, the state–of–art 3D simulator that generates images of your possible results.