Category Archives: Plastic Surgery

Anesthesia for Facial Cosmetic Surgery

What is the difference between the types of anesthesia used and why is one safer than the other? The unfortunate consequence under general anesthesia with what happened to Joan Rivers got me thinking on how best to explain this to my patients.

Anesthesia for Facial Cosmetic Surgery

By Dilip D. Madnani, MD, FACS
Anesthesia is...
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Facelift?

Dr M, pull as hard as you can, I want this lift to be tight!

Facelift?

By Dilip D. Madnani, MD, FACS Dual board certified facial plastic surgeon with offices in New York City and Long Island
During the procedure, I was chatting with my patient and she said, Now Dr. Madnani, I want to you pull...
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Ageing Face Changes

Patients ask me all the time to help understand what causes their face to age. Why do I have all this extra skin, more lines, falling cheeks? I do my best to explain the effects of aging and help them understand the process, how it occurs, what the future holds and what can...
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How to Choose Your Plastic Surgeon

Choosing your Plastic Surgeon used to be a difficult prospect in the pre-internet/social media days. You had to "know" someone who "knew" someone, and based on that recommendation, a consultation and then surgery. Or maybe you saw an ad, and based on that, a call was made. It was not easy to obtain...
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