Plastic / Reconstructive Surgery
Plastic Surgery Global is an interactive forum for the Plastic Surgery Medical Professionals and people seeking their services. It serves as a knowledge forum where practitioners can share their knowledge with the general public as well as where patients can also share their experiences with regards to specific procedures. The conetnt rich nature of this site comes with an easy to use and navigate design that is user friendly.
Plastic Surgery Global allows the member doctors to post specific INFORMATION related to their practice enhanced web page with the site along with the links to their email and websites. It also provides the opportunity to our member doctors to share their work via before and after photographs in the picture gallery.
102 N 1890 E Univ of Utah, Plas Surg, #4578
5680 Circle of Hope Huntsman Cancer Hospital Room 1450
4589 West 95 South Suite 300
2500 North 800 East Suite 95
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A scar is a normal response to injury of any kind, including surgery. This is the body trying to protect itself from exposure to external environment or repair itself following trauma. Many factors influence how a scar forms or how much scar tissue is formed. These factors are influenced by wound size, depth, and location, the person’s age, skin characteristics (such as color of skin). Unfortunately, not all of these factors are completely understood and even their associations, mentioned above, may not even be factors at all! Scar revision is performed when scars are unsightly, or influ....Read more »
Facelift (rhytidectomy) is a cosmetic surgery procedure designed to help men and women achieve a more rejuvenated facial appearance. As we age, our skin loses its elasticity and begins to sag. This process can leave your face looking tired and worn, with deep wrinkles, hollow cheeks, jowls and loose skin in the lower face and neck. Facelift can address all of these issues and help you look appear younger and more rejuvenated. Variations of facelifts are available that differ in their degree of invasiveness. The most commonly preformed lifts include the superficial musculoaponeurotic system....Read more »
Facial fillers and injectables are used to reduce the many signs of the aging face, or correct minor deformities. Botox (cosmetic) is usually used for elimination of wrinkles of the forehead, glabella (between eyebrows), “crows feet”(sides of eyes), under the eyes, and around the mouth. Botox has been found to have many other uses, but here we will discuss only its aesthetic uses. These procedures are temporary and require repeated uses for maintenance. It is important to note that injectable fillers, and Botox, is not meant to repair but temporarily improve. There are many differ....Read more »