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Breast Implant and Augmentation Options

There are numerous implant options available for women in San Diego who are considering breast augmentation surgery. There is a lot of information on the web which can be both confusing and misleading or even inaccurate for prospective breast augmentation patients. From my decades experience as a plastic surgeon, I have taken away the guesswork …

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Dr Chaffoo Talks with Dr Tracy Pfeifer about Hair Loss and Hair Restoration

Richard Chaffoo, MD, FACS, FICS Dr. Richard Chaffoo is the founder and surgical director of Newport Beach Hair MD offering advanced hair replacement and restoration in the Newport Beach area. He is a triple board-certified plastic surgeon with 30 years of surgical experience. His accomplishments include past President of the San Diego Plastic Surgery Society …

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CoolSculpting for Arms

How Does CoolSculpting Work? The process CoolSculpting uses is called Cryolipolysis®, and it was developed by Harvard-based researchers. They discovered that fat cells are more vulnerable to cold than other tissues. When fat cells absorb cold energy, they are damaged while nearby tissues remain unharmed. Eventually the damaged fat cells are flushed out of the …

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Regenerative Medicine: Microfat & Nanofat

When patients require multiple syringes of off-the-shelf injectable dermal fillers like JUVÉDERM® and Restylane®, it’s more cost effective to consider using a patient’s own natural fat to both replace volume and improve skin quality and tone. This process, called fat grafting or fat transfer, offers San Diego residents a safe, effective, and natural alternative to …

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La Jolla Plastic Surgery and Dermatology Wins 2018 San Diego Union-Tribune Award

SAN DIEGO, CA, August 30, 2018 – The San Diego Union-Tribune (UT) announced La Jolla Plastic Surgery & Dermatology has been awarded as the favorite cosmetic surgery group in the Healthy Living section of their annual poll. The poll recognizes the best medical practices and physicians and are voted by San Diego readers. La Jolla …

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Dr. Susan Stuart Wins Favorite San Diego Dermatologist from 2018 Union-Tribune’s San Diego’s Best Readers Poll

SAN DIEGO, CA, August 30, 2018 – The San Diego Union-Tribune announced Dr Susan Stuart has been awarded as a favorite dermatologist in the Healthy Living section of their annual readers poll. The poll recognizes the best dermatology physicians and practices and as voted by it’s readers. “This recognition reflects the wonderful work that my …

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Regenerative Medicine

Plastic surgeons have pioneered the development of this field in aesthetic medicine with the introduction of novel methods of harvesting fat and using it to replace and restore the lost volume to the face which occurs with aging. As we age the fat which was abundant during youth gradually disappears creating a sunken appearance to …

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