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Rhinoplasty Nose Surgery – Nasal Polyps

Nasal polyps can develop in various sizes and colors. They typically range from brownish-yellow to pink in color. Nasal polyps look like teardrops initially and gradually become larger to look like grapes on a stem. They can occur in one or both nostrils simultaneously and grow alone or in clusters. Polyp clusters or substantial polyps…
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Rhinoplasty Nose Surgery – Enlarged Turbinates

Rhinoplasty cosmetic surgery is an effective treatment for enlarged turbinates. Turbinates are thin, narrow bones that project outwards from the sides of the septum inside the nasal cavity. Turbinates end in small, curled knobs. There are three types of turbinates. Superior turbinates are the bones found in the upper portion of the nose located between…
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Rhinoplasty Nose Surgery – Correcting a Deviated Septum

Rhinoplasty plastic surgery can help correct the commonly occurring problem of a deviated septum. The surgeon will evaluate the nature and extent of the deviated septum prior to developing an individualized surgical plan to correct it. Board certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Eric Yavrouian provides rhinoplasty cosmetic surgery to patients in Glendale, Pasadena,…
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What happens if I gain weight after facial liposuction?

Following liposuction, the new facial contours will be more or less permanent. However, if the patient gains a moderate amount of body weight (less than 10 pounds) their new facial appearance will not be drastically changed. They would simply be a slightly larger version of their new shape. As long as the patient does not…
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Will the Fat Cells grow back after Facial Liposuction?

Most patients will not experience a re-growth in fat cells after undergoing facial liposuction cosmetic surgery. If the patient maintains a normal body weight after liposuction, or even puts on a moderate amount of weight over time, the body will not produce new fat cells. The adult body does not generate new fat cells. This…
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How much Weight can I Lose by Liposuction?

Liposuction has continued to rank among the most popular procedures in the US for almost three decades. This cosmetic surgery procedure is designed to enhance body contours in the treatment sites by removing excess fatty pockets which are resistant to diet or exercise. Many patients are usually concerned about whether liposuction can help them lose…
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Does Facial Liposuction Produce Permanent Results?

After facial liposuction cosmetic surgery, the new face shape will be more or less permanent. In case the patient gains a moderate amount of weight on their face after the procedure, their face will simply become a slightly larger version of their new facial shape. Caring board certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Eric…
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Facial Reconstructive – Scar Revision

Scar revision cosmetic surgery can help improve or mitigate the appearance of scars. In addition, the procedure can help restore function and address any disfigurement (changes in the skin) due to a wound, injury, improper healing, or past surgery. Prudent board certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon Eric Yavrouian provides scar revision to patients in…
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Focusing On Facial Reconstruction – Microtia Repair

A majority of children experience unilateral microtia (only on one side). But it can also be bilateral (on both sides). Microtia usually involves only the external ear but may render hearing and determining the direction of sounds challenging. Reliable board certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Eric Yavrouian provides solutions for microtia repair to…
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Facial Reconstruction – Facial Trauma Reconstruction

Facial and head and neck injuries can occur due to motor accidents, sports, and work-related injuries, as well as cancer removal. While such injuries can be traumatic, the damage sustained can often be corrected with facial reconstruction surgery. Board certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Eric Yavrouian provides solutions for facial trauma to patients…
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