La Jolla Plastic Surgery & Dermatology's Blog

Dermatology & Plastic Surgery: Better Together


One of my favorite parts of my job doing plastic surgery in San Diego is being able to go to work with my wife every day! I’ve shared more about balancing both our family and professional team in my very first blog post. Aside from my personal enjoyment, our collaboration means we’re uniquely able to offer our patients enhanced care in both … Read more

Liposuction & CoolSculpting®: What’s the Difference?


“What’s the difference between liposuction and CoolSculpting?” “How do I know which one is best for me?” Those are some of the most common questions I hear from patients interested in body contouring at my plastic surgery practice near San Diego. While some aesthetic providers may prefer one treatment to another, I think it’s important to set a baseline of … Read more

Our Current Newsletter


Peel It Off Shorter days and more time spent out of the sun make this season perfect for a SkinMedica® peel. Benefits include: – Even skin tone and texture – Lighter scars, sun, and age spots – Reduced fine lines – Softer, smoother skin Microneedling with PRP Facial This treatment works in 2 ways: First, plasma is drawn and reused … Read more

A Perfect Balance: My Practice, My Family, and My Commitment to Patients


Finding a comfortable and happy work-life balance is something many of us consider as we navigate through our lives. This balance isn’t always easy to achieve, but when it is, both career and home life benefit. At our practice, La Jolla Skin we’re able to work together to better serve our patients while still finding time to focus on our families … Read more

August 2016 Newsletter


New CoolSculpting® Applicators Coming Soon! We have exciting news! New CoolSculpting treatment applicators will be arriving at our practice soon. These applicators are designed to fit specific areas and contours of the body to reduce treatment time and provide more effective results. Look for the new applicators, coming soon! Get Your Hair in the Game Now is the perfect time … Read more

June 2016 Newsletter


Tune In! If you haven’t seen Dr. Chaffoo’s weekly segment, you’ll want to tune in! He discusses everything from popular trends in the health industry to skin care tips and nutrition. Last week he even simulated labor pain for men. Turn on Fox 5 News every other Tuesday at 7:40 a.m. to see Dr. Chaffoo’s latest news! His next segment … Read more

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