Ottawa Plastic Surgery
502-1525 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 8R9
Phone: (613) 792-4137
Fax: (613) 792-1522

Monday—Friday: 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.

Category Archives: General Plastic Surgery

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

Bargain shopping in plastic surgery.

Ottawa Plastic Surgery, Dr. Howard Silverman

Everyone loves a bargain, right? I certainly do! Shopping has really changed in our current environment, and we have access to unprecedented comparison shopping due to our ability to easily access prices online for comparable goods. This is pretty clear when you’re buying those Ferragamo shoes that you love; you choose the colour, size and model, and off you go! … Read more

How to choose a plastic surgeon.

Ottawa Plastic Surgery, Dr. Howard Silverman

Dear reader, In our last discussion, I talked about the concept of cosmetic surgery, and who might consider it. As promised, let’s now talk about some things to think about when finding a surgeon and office to meet with. Aside from the decision to think about cosmetic surgery, this is the most important decision you can make, and will dictate … Read more

Why do patients choose cosmetic surgery?

Ottawa Plastic Surgery, Dr. Howard Silverman

Dear readers, After 19 years in practice, and with much encouragement (and some coercion!) from my team, I have decided to try to put down some of my thoughts regarding plastic surgery, in a blog about my experiences. I hope that you will find them interesting, and that they will be of some use to all of you who might … Read more

YUMI™ Lashes: the “IT” gift for 2017.

Ottawa Plastic Surgery, lash lift Ottawa

All we want for Christmas is… longer fuller lashes. At Ottawa Plastic Surgery, we’ve long been fans of YUMI™ Lashes—a perfect alternative to lash extensions or falsies—and it seems we aren’t alone. With the prevalence of beautiful, doe-like lashes amongst celebrities and the selfie-obsessed, it’s no wonder we’re all longing for picture-perfect lashes; but for some, risking lash damage or … Read more