A patients perspective on getting a facelift and necklift

facelift before and after boston

If you have been thinking of getting a cosmetic procedure, you may be going back-and-forth between excitement and anxiousness. The idea of waking up every day with the appearance you dream of may be held back by the nerves you feel when you think about going through a life-changing surgery. Almost everyone feels anxious before […]

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Fall is the perfect time to have cosmetic surgery

Coming off of a busy summer for many vacationers, the fall and winter months tend to be the most popular times for cosmetic surgery.  Without the harsh rays of the sun, and hot, humid weather, many patients are looking to the fall as the ideal time to restore and rejuvenate their appearance. Now is the […]

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Three Reasons You Need to Choose an Accredited Surgical Facility

The Aesthetic Surgery Center is accredited by The Joint Commission

With all of the research that goes into finding the perfect, board-certified surgeon, many patients overlook the importance of where their cosmetic procedure is actually going to take place. Just like your surgeon, you need an accredited surgical facility that adheres to strict standards. This will ensure that your procedure goes as smoothly and safely […]

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Study Shows Aesthetic Surgery Improves Quality of Life

The thought of altering your physical appearance can be nerve-wracking for many, but this study shows that patients who underwent aesthetic surgery were happier, healthier and more satisfied with their quality of life overall. The study took 544 patients who underwent aesthetic surgery and compared them to 264 participants who had shown interest in aesthetic […]

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A Surgeon’s Opinion of Traditional Plastic Surgery

TRADITIONAL PLASTIC SURGERY- AN INSIDER (SURGEON) OPINION To me, plastic surgery that is practiced using traditional approaches represents a not progressive approach to rejuvenating the aging face. The picture below is a perfect example. This is an actual face lift scar from a prominent plastic surgeon. It is displayed on his website. Important points to […]

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Reasons to choose a progressive surgeon

Choose a facial plastic surgeon who is forward thinking and progressive. It always amazes me when I hear from patients stories of how certain procedures and surgeries are done elsewhere in an antiquated, dated manner. Today I saw two patients in consultation for rhinoplasty. Both had been hesitant to even have a consultation because they […]

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The benefits of surgery now, in the Fall

WHY IS IT A PERFECT TIME TO HAVE SURGERY WITH DR. AHN IN THE FALL? The time is now to have your surgery and be ready for the holiday season! The Fall and early Winter are our most busy times for surgery and treatments with Dr. Ahn and Rebecca Hoffey, RN, BSN, CNOR, RNFA, our […]

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Getting a nose job: Is it worth it?

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, a rhinoplasty (a nose job) is one of the most common cosmetic procedures performed in the United States—only second to a breast augmentation. In 2017, almost 219,000 people had the procedure performed. With more and more people concerned with their appearance, the demand for the popular procedure […]

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The Natural Look: the New Trend in Cosmetic Surgery

Say goodbye to fake, puffy lips, large, surgically enhanced breasts, and “pulled” faces that are obviously “done.” The natural look is gaining major traction in the cosmetic industry—and that’s a good thing. Today, patients are focused on looking more like a well-rested, refreshed version of themselves. They want to look good without looking plastic. Hollywood […]

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