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Plastic Surgery Procedures

A safe surgical process begins with education; we encourage all our patients to ask questions and stay informed about their procedure. These are the procedures we offer; please take a look and see if you're interested in them. To some procedures we've given a short description and to all, their most common name in addition to their scientific one.

While aesthetic surgery is generally done to better one's looks or overall appearance, and reconstructive surgery is done to repair damage to the body, they are not mutually exclusive and may overlap in many cases.

HEAD & NECK PROCEDURES:

Facial:

  • Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty):
    Reshaping of the eyelids or otherwise altering them.
  • Upper Eyelid lift
  • Lower Eyelid Lift
  • Facelift (Rhytidectomy): Removes wrinkles or signs of aging from face.
  • Browlift: Same as above, but for the forehead and brown area.
  • Neck Lift: Same as above, but to the neck area.
  • Chin augmentation: Augmentation used to improve the appearance of a chin. This can take the form of chin height reduction, chin rounding or chin augmentation using implants.
  • Cheek augmentation: Supplements the cheekbones in a person's face via an implant placed above the cheekbone to make it higher.
  • Ear Pinning (Otoplasty): Reshaping of the ear. Usually elected to bring ears closer to the
  • Head or reduce large-sized ears.

Nasal:

  • Nose Reshaping (Rhinoplasty)
  • Correction of Deviated Nasal Septum (Septoplasty): A deviated nasal septum is an abnormal condition in which the top of the cartilage-made ridge of the nose leans to the right or the left, obstructing the nasal passage. This results in a lot of sinus problems and can contribute to breathing problems or sleep disorders; the correction of it is generally quick.
  • Broken Nose Repair

SKIN PROCEDURES

Skin Rejuvenation & Scar Repair:

  • Filler Injections:
    Injections of tissue filler, fat and collagen, typically used to impede signs of aging. These include:
    • Collagen Injections
    • Fat Transfer
    • Botox Cosmetic®
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing:
    Facial procedures meant to rejuvenate skin, help with scarring help acne and much more, performed using advanced laser technology.
  • Chemical Peels:
    Used to minimize pock, acne, other scars, wrinkles, age spots, freckles and other signs of photodamage. Chemical peels commonly involve carbolic acid (Phenol), trichloroacetic acid (TCA), glycolic acid (AHA), or salicylic acid (BHA) as the active agent.
  • Microdermabrasion:
    dead outermost surface of the skin) is partially or completely removed by light abrasion. Different methods include mechanical abrasion from jets of zinc oxide or aluminum oxide crystals, fine organic particles, or a roughened surface, Usually used to heal acne and help with raised scarring.
  • Obagi NuDerm:
    Physician-prescribed skin care system that helps improve overall skin appearance.
  • Scar Repair

BREAST PROCEDURES

  • Breast Enlargement (Mammaplasty):
    Enlargement of the breasts using saline or silicone gel implants.
  • Revision of Breast Enlargement
  • Removal of Breast Implants
  • Breast Lift ( Mastoplexy):
    Procedure that lifts drooping or sagging breasts.
  • Breast Reduction:
    Procedure is performed most often due to back or chest pain caused by overly large breasts.
  • Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia):
    Operation for men with abnormally large breasts.
  • Breast Reconstruction:
    Rebuilding a breast using reimplanted tissue or other reconstructive material to create (or re-create) a natural-looking breast.
  • Breast Reconstruction Using the Latissimus Dorsi Flap:
    the donor tissue available on the   back. It is a large flat muscle which can be employed without significant loss of function
  • Breast Reconstruction Using Tissue Expander (temporary silastic implant)

BODY CONTOURING

  • Liposuction (Suction-Assisted Lipectomy):
    The removal of fat from the body.
  • Liposculpture (Men and Women):
    Almost the same as liposuction, but with an emphasis on more areas of the body.
  • Ultrasonic Liposuction:
    A specialized cannula is used which transmits ultrasound vibrations within the body. Ultrasound vibrations burst the walls of fat cells, liquefying the fat and making it easier to suction out.
  • Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)
  • Upper Arm Lift
  • Thigh/Buttock Lift

RECONSTRUCTION

  • Burn Reconstruction
  • General Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Microsurgery
  • Port-Wine Stain Removal
  • Scar Revision
  • Skin Cancer Reconstruction
  • Skull/Facial Bone Reconstruction
  • Surgery For Congenital (birth) Defects Of The Hand
  • Surgery For Genitourinary Diseases
  • Breast Construction/Re-creation
  • Free-Flap Breast Reconstruction
  • Tram Flap Breast Reconstruction
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About

Ravi Aloor, MD, FRCS.

Dr. Aloor is a Board certified Plastic Surgeon, certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Glasgow in United Kingdom. He is a member of American Society of Plastic Surgeons...continued


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