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Jaw Angle Augmentation by Fat Injections – A Clinical Study

Augmentation of the jaw angles can be done by both injections and implants, each with their distinct advantages and disadvantages. Unlike implants injections can be done by materials with different biologic properties. Synthetic fillers provide facial volume effects but usually are not permanent. Fat has the potential to be permanent by tissue integration but that Read More…

OR Snapshots – Buccal vs Abdominal Fat For Facial Fat Injections

Fat injections are a common method today for soft tissue augmentation whether it is for reconstructive or aesthetic purposes. An injection approach offers a versatile method of instilling a soft tissue graft in almost any anatomic location. How successful such fat injections are depends on a variety of factors from method of harvest and preparation Read More…

Plastic Surgery Case Study – Creating Feminine Curves Through Rib Removal Waistline Reduction and Fat Injection Hip Augmentation

Background:¬† Body contouring in the transgender male to female patient is fundamentally about creating curves which is associated with a more feminine appearance. There are a variety of procedures to do so including breast augmentation, waistline reduction and hip/buttock augmentation. Not every patient needs or wants all three areas treated although the best results comes Read More…

Buccal Fat Pad Recycling for Facial Fat Injections

The buccal lipectomy is a well known facial contouring procedure that is effective because of its discrete encapsulation of fat. Like Buccal fat extraction provides a unique aesthetic procedure that is unlike the traditional liposuction method and is performed no where else on the face or body. The fat is also quite distinctive in appearance Read More…

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