Rhinoplasty and lip lift?

Some of my Houston rhinoplasty patients inquire about a lip lift at the same time as their rhinoplasty. While the combination of a nose job and lip lift has been documented and described in the literature, it is best performed when planning a closed rhinoplasty. With an open rhinoplasty, an incision is…

Eyelid surgery and transexamic acid

Many of my Houston eyelid surgery patients are concerned about recovery time after their eyelid surgery. There is a new medication that Dr. Funk is beginning to use that helps minimize bruising and swelling and it is call transexamic acid. This medication is given through the IV just…

Facelift for Men

Many of my Houston facelift patients are male patients interested in addressing their loose neck or turkey neck and saggy jawline. Some of these men may just require a neck lift and not necessarily a facelift. A neck lift can be combine with a lower facelift to tighten a saggy jawline and…

Can I have rhinoplasty with braces?

Many of my Houston rhinoplasty patients are teenage rhinoplasty patients seeking to improve their nose. Some of these patient or even adult patients may have braces or invaslign. They will frequently ask if they can have rhinoplasty with braces. This will truly depend on how much correction…

Eyelid surgery for men

Many of my Houston eyelid surgery patients are men who are concerned about excess skin and hooding of the upper eyelids. This may give a heavy or tired appearance to the eyes. Upper blepharoplasty or eyelid surgery in men may differ slightly than in women as the scar should be minimized…