Ottawa Plastic Surgery
502-1525 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 8R9
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Ottawa Plastic Surgery Blog

Mommy makeovers.

Ottawa Plastic Surgery, Dr. Howard Silverman

Well, I’m just going to talk about it! Knowing the sensitive nature of this topic, I spoke with our amazing team of OR nurses and office staff who are moms before writing this to make sure my thoughts came across with respect and understanding. They’ve given me the go-ahead, so here we go! What’s a mommy makeover? Things are not … Read more

What is an IPL photofacial?

Ottawa Plastic Surgery IPL Photofacial

Here’s how you could benefit from the transformative effect of an IPL photofacial. We all have a day when we look in the mirror and realize that our skin no longer mirrors our inner radiance. Over time we start to notice fine lines, a duller complexion, and various spots and pigmentation. Fortunately, the IPL photofacial makes effective and gentle skin … Read more

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