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The Mommy Makeover with Dr. Christopher Killingsworth

The Mommy Makeover with Dr. Christopher Killingsworth

October 12, 2019

 

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Dr. Christopher Killingsworth, a double board-certified Atlanta plastic surgeon specializing in cosmetic surgery of the face, breast, and body joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel.

He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. He is founder and owner of Killingsworth Center for Plastic Surgery in Atlanta that offers comprehensive full-body reconstructive and cosmetic procedures.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Christopher Killingsworth discuss the following:

  1. Tell me about your background and training?
  2. What is a Mommy Makeover?
  3. What are the most popular procedures performed for a Mommy Makeover?
  4. What other procedures are the most popular – are they surgical or non-invasive?
  5. Tell me about the change in your practice from Atlanta Aesthetics to Killingsworth Center for Plastic Surgery.

Tip: When choosing a Plastic Surgeon be sure to check credentials and to be sure you know the areas of expertise that surgeon or center specializes in. See also what other patients have said and beware of non certified places to are not trained in plastic surgery.


Dr. Christopher Killingsworth is a double board-certified Atlanta plastic surgeon specializing in cosmetic surgery of the face, breast, and body. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. He was selected as the Best Cosmetic Surgeon by the Best of Forsyth Reader’s Choice Awards in 2015 and 2017.

Dr. Killingsworth graduated from the University of Florida with highest honors and completed an award-winning research thesis in the area of vascular surgery (Lifeline Foundation Research Initiatives in Vascular Disease). He then attended the Medical College of Georgia for medical school, where he earned the William B. Dion award for Most Outstanding Student Pursuing a Career in Surgery. Dr. Killingsworth then attended the prestigious University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he completed a five-year residency in general surgery, focusing on breast and cancer surgery, vascular surgery and minimally invasive (laparoscopic) techniques.

After serving as chief resident, he then went on to complete a dynamic fellowship in plastic surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham where he received excellent operative training with broad exposure to complex reconstruction and advanced cosmetic surgery. Some of the specific areas of training include breast reconstruction with microvascular and implant techniques, cosmetic surgery of the face, breast and body, complex hand injury management including microvascular surgery and replantation.

During his seven years of surgical training, he had the opportunity to be educated and shaped by many well-known leaders in general and plastic surgery. He is the founder and managing partner of Atlanta Aesthetics. Through dedication to customer service, quality patient care, and compassion, he was able to grow the practice to two locations since its inception in 2012. Atlanta Aesthetics is a thriving plastic surgery practice with locations in Forsyth County and North Metro Atlanta. Dr. Killingsworth and his wife Lindsay (an OB-GYN) live in the north.

 

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Website: atlantaaesthetics.com

Social Media Links:
Facebook: facebook.com/AtlantaAesthetics 
Instagram: @Atlanta_Aesthetics

Customizing Facelift Surgical Plans to Provide Optimal Results

Customizing Facelift Surgical Plans to Provide Optimal Results

August 10, 2019

 

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Dr. Kevin Duplechain, a cosmetic surgeon serving the southern Louisiana area joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel. With a reputation for exceptional care and stunning results, Dr. Duplechain has over 25 years of experience helping patients from all walks of life feel more comfortable and confident.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Kevin Duplechain discuss the following:

  1. Why don’t one-size-fits-all approaches to facial rejuvenation work?
  2. What considerations do you make when you’re developing a customized facelift surgical plan with your patients?
  3. In what ways might you customize a facelift to provide the best results for a patient?
  4. Can younger patients benefit from a facelift? How does the procedure differ for a younger patient?
  5. What other procedures or minimally invasive treatments do you sometimes include in a facelift plan?

Dr. Kevin Duplechain, MD FACS is a cosmetic surgeon serving the southern Louisiana area. With a reputation for exceptional care and stunning results, Dr. Duplechain has over 25 years of experience helping patients from all walks of life feel more comfortable and confident. As a diplomate of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, his services include facelift, rhinoplasty, eyelid surgery, breast augmentation and tummy tuck, as well as minimally invasive treatments such as injectables, laser treatments, and hair restoration.

Dr. Duplechain’s professional accomplishments extend well beyond his Lafayette practice - these include:

  • Owner and operator of the Laser SkinCare of Louisiana which offers a wide variety of laser treatments and nonsurgical options for the region.
  • Co-founder and chief of staff of The Lafayette Surgical Specialty Hospital, a private, physician-owned hospital offering the highest standard of patient care in a VIP, concierge-style facility.
  • One of the Best Doctors in America® since 1996. Also selected as Top Doctor in Louisiana, and Best Plastic Surgeon in Acadiana by area newspaper The Times of Acadiana.
  • Part of the national education faculty for Allergan injectables, and a national trainer for NeoGraft and Lumenis® Lasers.
  • Honorary lifetime member of the Florida Society of Dermatologic Surgeons.
  • Graduate summa cum laude from Louisiana State University, now serving as a volunteer instructor there as well as at Tulane University Medical Center

To learn more about Dr. Duplechain and his stellar medical team, request a consultation, or review patient testimonials, visit www.drduplechain.com, or follow his social media channels: Facebook, Instagram and YouTube.

Breast Implant Flipping with Dr. S. Larry Schlesinger

Breast Implant Flipping with Dr. S. Larry Schlesinger

July 19, 2019

 

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Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. S. Larry Schlesinger, MD, FACS, joins eHealth Radio & the Plastic Surgery Information Channel again to talk about the subject of breast implant flipping and what patients should do if a revision is needed.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. S. Larry Schlesinger discuss the following:

  1. What causes a breast implant to flip?
  2. How common is it for an implant to rotate in the breast pocket?
  3. What should a patient look out for if they suspect their breast implant has flipped?
  4. How do you correct a flipped implant?
  5. What kind of results can a patient expect after revision surgery?

Dr. S. Larry Schlesinger, MD, FACS, is a board certified plastic surgeon with more than 30 years of plastic surgery experience. After premedical studies at the University of Michigan and medical studies at the Medical College of Virginia, he served his surgical residency at Stanford University Medical Center and plastic surgery residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.

He is a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and an Active Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

Considered an authority in his field, Dr. Schlesinger has made many presentations to the plastic surgery community as well as published numerous articles on cosmetic plastic surgery techniques and procedures. In addition to his reputation for delivering beautiful results, Dr. Schlesinger is also known for his warm bedside manner. A recipient of the Vitals Patients' Choice and Compassionate Doctor Awards, he is one of 100 physicians in the nation named to the prestigious RealSelf 100 List, and has received the Hawaii Medical Association’s Physician of the Year for Community Service for the State of Hawaii.

 

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Website: breastimplantcenterofhawaii.com

Social Media Links:
Facebook: facebook.com/HawaiiBreastImplants 
Twitter: @SchlesingerMD

Plastic Surgery Truths with Dr. Adam J. Rubinstein

Plastic Surgery Truths with Dr. Adam J. Rubinstein

June 19, 2019

 

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Dr. Adam J. Rubinstein, is a Board Certified and Award-Winning Plastic Surgeon, the Chief of Plastic Surgery and Vice-Chief of the Department of Surgery for Jackson North Medical Center in Miami, FL joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Channel. Dr Rubinstein specializes in whole body surgical & non-surgical cosmetic treatments for both women and men.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Adam J. Rubinstein discuss the following:

  1. Tell me about your practice – areas of expertise, where you are located and how long have you been practicing and why you chose your profession?
  2. I know you are a patient advocate – tell me what people should watch out for; and be aware of when choosing plastic surgery procedures?
  3. What are some of the most innovative and exciting new procedures you are doing non-invasive and others ?
  4. How has social media impacted the plastic surgery business?
  5. What else do you want to share with people when choosing plastic surgery and how can people reach you and find you?

Dr. Adam J. Rubinstein, is a Board Certified and Award-Winning Plastic Surgeon, the Chief of Plastic Surgery and Vice-Chief of the Department of Surgery for Jackson North Medical Center in Miami, FL. Dr Rubinstein specializes in whole body surgical & non-surgical cosmetic treatments for both women and men. He can discuss the latest innovations and procedures to help people make proper and informed choices. He is also a patient advocate and is passionate about sharing the good, the bad and the ugly about common plastic surgery practices to help patients make good choices.

You can learn more on his social channels including his Instagram accounts, @drrubinstein and @plasticsurgerytruths, SnapChat @drrubinstein, and Facebook page @MiamiPlasticSurgeon.


Website: dr-rubinstein.com

Understanding Blepharoplasty: What to Expect with Eyelid Lifts

Understanding Blepharoplasty: What to Expect with Eyelid Lifts

June 3, 2019

 

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Dr. Adam Singleton, a facial plastic surgeon located in Chevy Chase, Maryland discusses blepharoplasty, more commonly referred to as eyelid lifts as he joins eHealth Radio & the Plastic Surgery Information Channel.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Adam Singleton discuss the following:

  1. What can patients expect from recovery? Length of time? Comfort level?
  2. Are there complications to consider before treatment?
  3. Can insurance cover the procedure?
  4. In terms of a cosmetic result, what can patients expect? How much younger will they look? Will scars be visible?

Dr. Singleton received his undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder and a master’s degree in Bio-physiology from Georgetown University. Dr. Singleton then attended medical school at the George Washington University School of Medicine. He left the D.C. area and went to Tennessee for his medical residency at the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, where he was trained extensively in Head and Neck Surgery. After medical school and residency, he furthered his surgical training with a highly competitive fellowship in cosmetic facial surgery in San Francisco, California.



He chose to specialize in facial plastic surgery because the face is the first thing people see and it makes a lasting impression. He loves helping patients improve their lives by changing how they look and feel with popular procedures like full and mini facelifts, rhinoplasty, and injectables

 

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Website: www.capitalfps.com 

Social Media Links:
Facebook: facebook.com/Capital-Facial-Plastic-Surgery 
Instagram: instagram.com/capitalfacialplasticsurgery

Transitioning and Hair Restoration Surgery

Transitioning and Hair Restoration Surgery

May 29, 2019

 

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Dr. Christopher Varona, a hair restoration specialist in Newport Beach, California joins eHealth Radio and the Hair Health Channel to discuss hair transplant procedures for transitioning patients.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Christopher Varona discuss the following:

  1. Does a hair transplant cause hair loss?
  2. How long does hairline lowering surgery take?
  3. How can you feminize a hairline for MTF?
  4. Is a hair transplant permanent?
  5. What is the recovery process like?

Dr. Christopher Varona is a leading hair restoration specialist whose surgical skills and artistic finesse have helped thousands of patients achieve improved hair density. Dr. Varona prides himself on being one of the few hair surgeons who performs the graft extractions manually.

For over ten years, Dr. Varona has refined and developed his own techniques to make sure his results are constantly improving. With options like eyebrow transplants, facial hair restoration, and hair transplant surgery for women, his transgender, female patients, and male patients will find an effective solution for their hair restoration needs. 

 

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Website: varonahairrestoration.com  

Social Media Links:
Facebook: facebook.com/Varona-Hair-Restoration
Instagram: @drchristophervarona

Understanding the Science and Benefits of J Plasma

Understanding the Science and Benefits of J Plasma

May 16, 2019

 

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Dr. Brian Machida from STC Plastic Surgery in Ontario, California that offers a one-stop destination for his patients’ aesthetic needs and has performed thousands of facelifts and countless cosmetic procedures again joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel to discuss the science and benefits of J Plasma.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Dr. Brian Machida discuss the following:

  1. Explain the science behind j-plasma – is it really able to tighten skin?
  2. How long do the results last? Is more than one treatment necessary?
  3. Compare this skin tightening procedure to other non-invasive treatments available – what are the advantages j-plasma can provide?
  4. Are treatment and recovery comfortable?

Dr. Machida has unparalleled experience as a facial plastic surgeon; he’s practiced medicine for almost 30 years and in that time, has performed over 6,000 facial rejuvenation procedures, including facelifts, neck lifts and eyelid restoring surgeries and 10,000 facial aesthetic and functional procedures such as nasal and ear surgeries.

He graduated summa cum laude with honors from the University of California, Berkeley and earned his medical degree from the University of Southern California (USC) School of Medicine in Los Angeles. Dr. Machida is a double board-certified facial plastic surgeon.

 

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Website: www.stcplasticsurgery.com

Social Media Links:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stcplasticsurgery
Twitter: https://twitter.com/drbmachidamd
Instagram https://www.instagram.com/plasticsurgery.stc

Lift and Tighten with the SMAS Technique

Lift and Tighten with the SMAS Technique

April 6, 2019

 

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Dr. Henry Wells, Plastic Surgeon and Founder of Wells Plastic Surgery and Skin Care in Lexington, Kentucky joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel to talk to us about face and neck lifts using the SMAS technique.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Dr. Henry Wells discuss the following:

  1. How is the SMAS technique performed? What makes this technique superior?
  2. What makes someone a good candidate for a face/neck lift? Is there anything that would make someone a less than ideal candidate?
  3. What is the recovery process like?
  4. Are there side effects or complications?
  5. Are the results permanent?

Dr. Henry Wells has expertise in all areas of plastic and reconstructive surgery but now focuses exclusively on cosmetic procedures. Dr. Wells is especially well known for facial surgery. He is also known for the Mommy Makeover, which focuses on breast and abdominal surgery to bring back mothers’ more youthful contours. He also oversees Wells Skin Care Program, which is one of the few aesthetic programs in the area directed by an onsite plastic surgeon. Dr. Wells is a leading cosmetic surgeon in Lexington Ky.

Dr. Henry Wells graduated from the UNC-Chapel Hill. He received his medical degree from the University of Kentucky. He completed his plastic surgery training at the University of Missouri-Columbia and was an Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery. He returned to Kentucky in 1988 to open his private practice and to be near his family.

He has held leadership positions in the Fayette County Medical Society. He is part of the University of Kentucky Medical School Alumni Association and Dr. Wells maintains an interest in Graduate Medical Education. He has been on the board of the Susan Komen Foundation of Lexington, The Rolex Three Day Event as well as Past President of the Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons.

Dr. Wells is an accomplished artist. He formally studied art in graduate school and considered becoming a medical illustrator. His studies took a different direction and he entered medical school. Now he translates his artistic talents into sculpting and enhancing the human body. This allows his patients to achieve their aesthetic objectives. Dr. Wells prides himself that his patients look natural and still look like themselves after surgery. They just look just younger and more refreshed.

 

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Website: wellsplasticsurgery.com

Social Media Links:
Facebook: facebook.com/wellsplasticsurgery 
Twitter: @WellsPlastSurge 
Instagram: instagram.com/wellsplasticsurgery

Styes, Chalazions, and Hordeolums with Dr. Yogita Kashyap

Styes, Chalazions, and Hordeolums with Dr. Yogita Kashyap

February 8, 2019

 

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Dr. Yogita Kashyap from Hudson Face & Eye in New York City again joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel to share everything you need to know about styes.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Dr. Yogita Kashyap discuss the following:

  1. What are styes and how are they formed?
  2. Are styes contagious and how can we prevent them?
  3. How do we relieve pain and treat a stye?
  4. Can styes have complications?
  5. What is same-day-stye treatment entail?

Dr. Kashyap has devoted her career to cosmetic and reconstructive eyelid surgery, as well as non-surgical facial rejuvenation and tear system procedures. She completed her residency and fellowship in Ophthalmic Plastic, Reconstructive & Orbital Surgery at one of the world’s most advanced and prestigious institutions – The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. She continues to stay abreast of state-of-the-art advances and techniques in oculofacial plastic surgery.

Prior to her residency and fellowship, Dr. Kashyap graduated from the University of Pennsylvania and earned her medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center.

In her work, Dr. Kashyap emphasizes natural aesthetics and authentic beauty. She is dedicated to helping patients become the best version of themselves. This is why she often asks for a photo of her patients in their younger years so can create treatment that helps them enjoy the same youth and vitality. She takes time with her patients and provides same-day care whenever possible with little to no wait. Dr. Kashyap genuinely cares about her patients and takes great pride in improving their quality of life.

Dr. Kashyap is a leader in the field of oculofacial plastic surgery and is a clinical instructor at the influential New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai and Jacobi Hospital.

She is also a Board-Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO), a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), and a member of the New York Facial Plastic Surgery Society.

 

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Website: hudsonfaceandeye.com

Social Media Links:
Facebook: facebook.com/hudsonfaceandeye
Instagram: @hudsonfaceandeye

Botox in Your 30s? Prevent Wrinkles and Age Your Best with Dr. Yogita Kashyap

Botox in Your 30s? Prevent Wrinkles and Age Your Best with Dr. Yogita Kashyap

December 6, 2018

 

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Dr. Yogita Kashyap from Hudson Face & Eye in New York City joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Information Channel to share her expertise on Botox and how it can actually prevent signs of aging.

 

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Dr. Yogita Kashyap discuss the following:

  1. What is Botox and how does it work?
  2. What is preventative Botox and at what age is this procedure recommended?
  3. Are there certain patients that you’d recommend preventative Botox to more than others?
  4. What are the areas where we tend to develop the most lines and wrinkles that Botox can prevent?
  5. Are there other uses for Botox that aren’t corrective or preventative?

Dr. Kashyap has devoted her career to cosmetic and reconstructive eyelid surgery, as well as non-surgical facial rejuvenation and tear system procedures. She completed her residency and fellowship in Ophthalmic Plastic, Reconstructive & Orbital Surgery at one of the world’s most advanced and prestigious institutions – The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. She continues to stay abreast of state-of-the-art advances and techniques in oculofacial plastic surgery.

Prior to her residency and fellowship, Dr. Kashyap graduated from the University of Pennsylvania and earned her medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center.

In her work, Dr. Kashyap emphasizes natural aesthetics and authentic beauty. She is dedicated to helping patients become the best version of themselves. This is why she often asks for a photo of her patients in their younger years so can create treatment that helps them enjoy the same youth and vitality. She takes time with her patients and provides same-day care whenever possible with little to no wait. Dr. Kashyap genuinely cares about her patients and takes great pride in improving their quality of life.

Dr. Kashyap is a leader in the field of oculofacial plastic surgery and is a clinical instructor at the influential New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai and Jacobi Hospital.

She is also a Board-Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology (ABO), a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), and a member of the New York Facial Plastic Surgery Society.

 

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Website: hudsonfaceandeye.com

Social Media Links:
Facebook: facebook.com/hudsonfaceandeye
Instagram: @hudsonfaceandeye