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The Psychological Impact of Skull Shape Abnormalities in Bald Men

Aesthetic skull shape abnormalities are not rare and their presence and significance is up to the interpretation of the patient…like all aesthetic concerns. While aesthetic face and body shape concerns are more common and as a result better appreciated, head shape concerns in my experience are unique. Affecting men more frequently than women (80:20) due Read More…

OR Snapshots – Making A Tapered Chin Implant For Females

The chin implant is often perceived as a simple procedure with a high success rate. It is often a secondary procedure as a complement to a primary procedure, most notably rhinoplasty surgery. Placing an implant on a solitary projecting edge through incisional approaches that do not require trespassing through complex anatomy can make an aesthetic Read More…

Endoscopic Excision of Forehead Osteomas

Osteomas are benign bony tumors of the skull that are relatively common, occurring in up to 10% of the population. The most common osteoma is the peripheral type which emanates from the outer surface of the skull. They develop through centrifugal growth from the periosteum with trauma and vessel bleeding being the most recognized cause. Read More…

Subcostal Margin Rib Removal Technique for Protrusion Reduction

Removal of parts of ribs for body contouring is most commonly associated with waistline narrowing. This relates specifically to the lower ribs, the so called floating ribs (#11 and 12), although in my technique I remove part of rib #10 as well. While this posterior ribcage area is the common aesthetic rib removal area, an  Read More…

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