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Reconstructive Facial Surgery After an Accident

Facial reconstructions can result from some of the most traumatizing experiences of our lives. When we think of an accident and facial reconstruction, our first thought is usually a motor vehicle collisions.

Jun 26th, 2019
Pre-operative tips

Rhinoplasty, or cosmetic nose surgery, is a highly sought after, yet highly individualized procedure. Rhinoplasty can address several aesthetic concerns related to the appearance of the nose.

Jun 25th, 2019
What A Mini Facelift Can (and Can’t) Do

The mini face lift is a minimally invasive plastic surgery procedure that addresses wrinkles and sagging skin without the scarring and side effects of a regular face lift.

May 20th, 2019
Can a Rhinoplasty Affect My Sense of Smell?

If you have been contemplating a rhinoplasty, or you recently had the procedure, you may be experiencing changes to your sense of smell. Good news – in most cases, this is just a temporary loss of the ability to sense smells.

May 9th, 2019
The Best Techniques for Creating Facial Symmetry

Facial Symmetry has long been a basis for beauty. While we’re not all born with balanced facial features, advances in Cosmetic Surgery can now give patients a more symmetrical appearance with the use of Dermal Fillers and BOTOX.

Mar 20th, 2019
What to Do About Your Aging Neck?

A lot can be revealed about the age of a person through their neck. The skin around our lower jaw and neck loses significant elasticity, as we get older, causing it to noticeably sag or droop.

Mar 20th, 2019
Recovering from a Balloon Sinuplasty

If you have been plagued by the persistent and uncomfortable symptoms of chronic sinusitis, but have been unresponsive to medications or other therapeutic treatments.

Mar 1st, 2019
Rhinoplasty and Your Smile

Can a Rhinoplasty Alter My Smile and Voice? As the focal point of the face, the nose is one of our most defining features. Although there is no absolute standard for a perfect nose, an aesthetically pleasing nose.

Mar 1st, 2019
Botox on Sale: Dangers of Fake Injectables

Botox is the most popular of all dermal injectables available today. Its fame only increases with every passing year because it is safe, very cost-effective, and has been proven to produce results every time.

Mar 1st, 2019
Derma-Fillers and Hyaluronic Acid

Injectable fillers are an effective, non-surgical way to add fullness and volume to the skin, while smoothing away moderate to severe wrinkles and folds.

Mar 1st, 2019
What to expect after rhinoplasty

Rhinoplasty can strikingly, yet delicately, alter the appearance of the nose and refine its relationship to the rest of your facial features.

Mar 1st, 2019
What is Pillow Face?

Injectable dermal filler can be an excellent alternative–or complement–to plastic surgery.

Mar 1st, 2019
Preserving Your Hairline During Facial Plastic Surgery

There are various types of facial surgeries that are performed for either cosmetic or medical reasons. For example, there are full facelifts, eyelid lifts, and mini-lifts that are mainly done for aesthetic reasons.

Mar 1st, 2019
Deep Plane Face Lift in Orange County

A facelift, or rhytidectomy, is a cosmetic surgery that can address a variety of concerns associated with aging skin, including sagging jowls and loss of definition, hollow cheeks and a slack neck area.

Jul 11th, 2018
When to Consider a Revision Rhinoplasty

The sheer intricacy of the nose combined with the fact that it is one of the most apparent features of our face makes rhinoplasty a very important procedure in the world of plastic surgery.

Oct 26th, 2017
What is Sinusitis?

The discomfort can be relentless: headaches, congestion, difficulty breathing, facial tenderness and pressure.

Oct 26th, 2017
Upcoming Rhinoplasty Techniques

Over the past few decades rhinoplasty techniques have made great advancements. In addition to having access to the latest, most advanced equipment, our team has training in the newest techniques.

Jun 21st, 2017
Edema- Post Rhinoplasty

When you undergo a Rhinoplasty procedure, post-operative swelling is to be expected and may last for up to a year following your surgery.

Mar 27th, 2017
Using Robotics in Plastic Surgery

When most people think of NASA, surgical technology is not usually the first thing that comes to mind. But in fact, NASA was a major supporter of robotic surgical research.

Oct 6th, 2016
At Home Stuffy Nose Treatments

Inability to breathe, headache, malaise: congested sinuses can leave us feeling uncomfortable and fatigued. Constantly blowing your nose is not only annoying, but can leave the skin around the nose raw.

Sep 2nd, 2016
Sun Protection Tips

The summer is here and we all want to go outside and enjoy the bright, sunny weather. Unfortunately, too much exposure to the sun can be harmful, hence the need for proper sun protection.

Jul 1st, 2016
Common Mistakes Before Facial Plastic Surgery

Congratulations, you have made the decision to undergo facial plastic surgery! Now what? If you are like most people, you probably have a long list of questions: How should I prepare for the procedure?

May 18th, 2016
What to Look for in a Plastic Surgeon

Finding the right plastic surgeon is no small task. The process requires self-reflection, excellent research skills, a few conversations, and a good intuition.

Apr 16th, 2016
Tips for Out-of-Town Patients

Facial Plastic Surgery OC at Newport Beach, offers our patients exceptional care and services.  As a cosmetic surgery practice that has a reputation beyond Orange County, Dr. Alexis Furze has treated many out-of-town patients.

Apr 14th, 2016
Non-Surgical vs Surgical Facelift in Orange County

You can choose from a range of cosmetic procedures to give your face an anti-aging boost. Dr. Alexis D. Furze of Orange County specializes in facial rejuvenation procedures and performs reconstructive and cosmetic surgery and more.

Oct 16th, 2015