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August 06, 2019 | TOPICS: Face

If you want to dramatically improve the way you look, you may want to consider a rhinoplasty (nose job). Reshaping and improve the overall function of the nose can work wonders. Dr. John R. Griffin has performed countless rhinoplasty procedures on patients in San Mateo, CA and throughout the Bay Area.

July 18, 2019 - by: Dr. John Griffin | TOPICS: Cosmetic Surgery

According to a recent press release from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), more baby boomers have re-entered the dating scene in recent years. This has led to a jump in cosmetic procedures for patients over 50 years old. The ASPS found that 50,000 more baby boomers underwent cosmetic treatments in 2018 than the previous year. That’s a sizable jump in the numbers, and we’ve noticed this trend is consistent here in San Mateo, CA.

July 05, 2019 - by: Dr. John Griffin | TOPICS: Breast

Undergoing breast augmentation with saline or silicone implants can be a life-changing experience. Many of Dr. John R. Griffin’s patients experience improved self-esteem, greater confidence, and better overall sense of self. Yet there are other concerns that breast augmentation patients should keep in mind.

While not a comprehensive list, our San Mateo, CA plastic surgery center would like to look at a few things that breast augmentation patients can expect after they’ve undergone surgery.

June 29, 2019 - by: Dr. John Griffin | TOPICS: Face

Countless people throughout the Bay Area visit Dr. John R. Griffin to learn more about rhinoplasty (nose job). Dr. Griffin is a leading plastic surgeon in San Mateo, CA, and has years of experience performing facial rejuvenation and nasal reshaping procedures.

It’s always important for people interested in rhinoplasty to determine if the procedure is ideal or their needs. Below are some good signs that you can benefit from undergoing a rhinoplasty.

June 27, 2019 - by: Dr. John Griffin | TOPICS: Breast

Dr. John Griffin offers some of the most advanced cosmetic surgery procedures in the Bay Area at his San Mateo, CA practice. As an alternative to traditional breast implants and augmentation, for example, we are proud to offer fat grafting techniques to enhance the size and shape of the breasts. The procedure is also known as autologous fat transfer breast augmentation.

April 27, 2019 - by: Dr. John Griffin | TOPICS: Breast

April 13, 2019 - by: Dr. John Griffin | TOPICS: Face

A droopy tip means that the tip of your nose droops or sags at the very end. For some people, the droopiness causes the nose to have a hook-like shape, which is why people also call this condition a hooked nose.

Whether viewed from the front or the side, a drooping nasal tip can have a negative effect on the appearance of your face. For many people, an ideal nose does not droop at all and instead has a slight upward angle at the tip.

March 23, 2019 - by: Dr. John Griffin | TOPICS: Cosmetic Surgery

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) has released its annual statistics on surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures. For the 13th year in a row, breast augmentation surgery with silicone or saline implants remains the most popular surgical option. Rhinoplasty (nose job) also had a strong showing, remaining extremely popular with patients.

March 16, 2019 - by: Dr. John Griffin | TOPICS: Cosmetic Surgery

The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) has released statistics on facial procedures performed in 2018. This survey notes overall trends in the field of cosmetic surgery, and reveals what procedures are most popular and what patients across the country care about. Once again, cosmetic injectables and rhinoplasty (nose job) for surgical revision of the nasal bridge remain two of the most popular treatment options.

February 26, 2019 - by: Dr. John Griffin | TOPICS: Face

If you have a crooked nose, it can lead to a great deal of self-consciousness. You might experience issues with your self image even around family members and friends. Thankfully people with crooked or misshaped noses can undergo rhinoplasty (nose job), a cosmetic and reconstructive nasal surgery that can correct the appearance of the bridge and other parts of the nose. The end result is a more symmetrical face and better overall appearance.

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