Ottawa Plastic Surgery
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Ottawa Plastic Surgery Blog

What are dermal fillers?

Ottawa Plastic Surgery, Dermal Fillers

As we age—thanks to sun exposure, hormonal changes, and other lifestyle factors—our skin begins to lose hyaluronic acid and collagen. These changes result in fine lines, hollows, wrinkles, folds, and loss of fullness and elasticity. In other words, that loss of hyaluronic acid and collagen is the root of our most common aging woes. Luckily, quick and easy treatments with … Read more

Cosmetic surgery trend report: natural facelift results.

Ottawa Plastic Surgery, Natural Looking Facelift

When we say “facelift”, many patients envision themselves waking up post-surgery looking like a totally different person, with a transformed facial structure and frozen features. In reality, a facelift is a procedure that is performed for a variety of reasons, including smoothing out cheek and lip wrinkles, decreasing folds between the lips and nose, minimizing jowls, and enhancing the contour … Read more

Plastic surgery and the internet.

Ottawa Plastic Surgery, Dr. Howard Silverman

Dr. Silverman discusses the effect of the internet on modern plastic surgery. OMG the internet! You can find information on absolutely everything online now, and plastic surgery is of course no exception. You can ask all sorts of questions on realself, where doctors from all over North America will answer you; you can check out the ratings of your practitioners … Read more

Cosmetic surgery trend report: natural breast augmentation results.

Ottawa Plastic Surgery, Breast Augmentation Natural Results

For years, breast augmentation surgery has been the most popular treatment we perform. As a result, we’ve long had a front row seat to the shifting cosmetic surgery trends pertaining to this popular procedure. For many years, our patients were requesting more “obvious” results, including breast implants that created a significant increase in bust size. Now, perhaps as a result … Read more

Ottawa Plastic Surgery’s top 5 treatments of 2018.

Ottawa Plastic Surgery, Top 5 treatments of 2018

As 2018 comes to an end (where does the time go?) we’re reflecting on everything this year brought us: amazing patients, incredible surgical journeys, and unbelievable non-surgical results, among other accomplishments. Today we’re reflecting on what makes those unbelievable non-surgical results possible; the medical aesthetic treatments that our patients have been loving this year. Some are new, others have been … Read more