AESTHETIC SURGERY

REALITIES IN PLASTIC SURGERY

REALITIES IN PLASTIC SURGERY

People have always been fascinated with Plastic Surgery. Consequently stories abound and some of these have led to misconceptions about this field. The purpose of this discussion is to dispel myths surrounding Plastic Surgery and to expose the realities. MYTHS AND...

KELOIDS

KELOIDS

Not all skin is the same. The different types of skin have been classified regarding their color and reaction to sunlight (click Skin Types for more information). In this section you will find answers to questions that people often have regarding hypertrophic scars...

FINANCIAL AND MONEY ISSUES

FINANCIAL AND MONEY ISSUES

“Rich is a person that enjoys good health, is in touch with his feelings, loves himself, makes the money he (she) wants in the work he (she) loves, saves a little for a future use, and has relations who contribute to him/her and to whom he/she contributes”  – Phil...

EMOTIONS AND PLASTIC SURGERY

EMOTIONS AND PLASTIC SURGERY

Human Emotions derive from that part we cannot either touch or measure, which are not subject to scientific authentication. Body sensations, on the contrary, are more discernible, although they are subjective. They derive from our five senses. Human being experience...

THE LARGEST BORDER-CROSSING IN THE WORLD

THE LARGEST BORDER-CROSSING IN THE WORLD

According to the experts, there is no other border in the world, which is as extensive and busy as Tijuana - San Diego. Every year, occur more than 65 million crossings through this border. This border divides two large metropolitan cities - Tijuana in Mexico and San...

TO MY PATIENTS WHO LIVE OUTSIDE TIJUANA

TO MY PATIENTS WHO LIVE OUTSIDE TIJUANA

A TYPICAL DAY CROSSING THE TIJUANA-SAN DIEGO BORDER Not only is there physical distance between your city and Tijuana, there are very important cultural differences as well. Language, values, customs, and currency are very different in Mexico than they are in North...

ANAESTHESIA AND YOU

ANAESTHESIA AND YOU

Most patients ignore the great importance of anesthesia as part of their surgery. The person who puts patients to sleep during their operation is a medical specialist is called the Anesthesiologist. It is important that you understand the role of the Anesthesiologist...

HOW TO CHOOSE A PLASTIC SURGEON

HOW TO CHOOSE A PLASTIC SURGEON

Some years ago, I read an excellent piece by the late Irene Talamás, MD in a little book of Plastic Surgery.  Dr. Talamás devoted a chapter to “How to choose a Plastic Surgeon” and I was impressed by the completeness of its coverage. In preparing this web page, I...

MYTHS AND REALITY IN PLASTIC SURGERY

MYTHS AND REALITY IN PLASTIC SURGERY

People have always been fascinated with Plastic Surgery. Consequently stories abound and some of these have led to misconceptions about this field. The purpose of this discussion is to dispel myths surrounding Plastic Surgery and to expose the realities. Myth:...

BEAUTY CONCEPTS

BEAUTY CONCEPTS

“Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder”, goes an old saying. Nothing can be absolutely beautiful for everyone. What is beautiful for one, could be ugly for another. Each and everyone of us has a particular preconception of beauty. It originates in our childhoods as we...

FASHION AND PLASTIC SURGERY

FASHION AND PLASTIC SURGERY

Beauty concepts do differ a lot from West to East. The same is true of fashion. In fact, there is a close relationship between the fluctuating concepts of beauty and fashion in Plastic Surgery. Fashion not only fluctuates in clothing trends, but also in hair styles,...

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