As both a board certified plastic surgeon and otolaryngologist, I often see patients who are interested in improving both the appearance and function of the nose. The patient may be primarily interested in changing the shape of the nose and be unaware of areas inside of the nasal passages which are causing even minor breathing difficulties. Rhinoplasty will not only … Read more
Dr Chaffoo talks with Kristina Audencial of Fox 5 San Diego about how to deal with allergies this season and new research regarding peanut allergies. Don’t forget to tune in to Chrissy Russo’s weather report for info on the pollen count.
What type of lift and implant do I need? There isn’t a single correct answer to this question. In the end it comes down to faith and trust in your surgeon. Often aesthetic plastic surgery is understanding that there are no perfect solutions and that choices all have limitations and downsides. An honest and frank discussion with your surgeon is what’s … Read more
SAVE Are there different types of liposuction? There are many types of liposuction techniques, all of which yield very good results in competent hands. I would focus on who does your liposuction procedure versus the technique. Competence in aesthetic surgery depends upon many factors including training and experience. Safety is the most important concern in any surgical procedure, especially one … Read more
During your personal breast augmentation consultation with Dr. Chaffoo he will initially review your medical history in detail with you. Dr. Chaffoo discusses your family history for breast cancer, personal history of breast diseases, and prior breast imaging studies. In addition, he and his staff review your general medical health, medications, and prior surgical procedures along with any anesthetic or … Read more
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HAIR RESTORATION AT LA JOLLA. I was extremely impressed with Dr. Chaffoo, his clinic, his staff Darcy and Ashley, but most of all with his assistants Galina and Sonya. What a professional power team at this practice. Now, about the procedure, 3-weeks in to date and recovering very well. I returned to work 1-week to the day and no one … Read more
Dr. Chaffoo and his staff are truly the best, most… Dr. Chaffoo and his staff are truly the best, most professional, courteous and friendly staff I have ever had the pleasure to work with. … Read more
Dr Chaffoo talks with Shally Zomorodi of Fox 5 San Diego about whether or not essential oils are safe and the recent development of male birth control pills. Click on the youtube link below to watch the video http://https://youtu.be/PnxnOuiy1VM
Rhinoplasty candidates Rhinoplasty is a highly individualized procedure. You should do it for yourself, not to fulfill someone else’s desires or to try to fit any sort of ideal image. Who is a good candidate for rhinoplasty? You may be a good candidate for rhinoplasty if: Your facial growth is complete You are physically healthy You don’t smoke You have a positive … Read more