Ideal Age for Facelift Surgery

January 11, 2019 by Dr. Williams

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To understand when to consider facelift surgery, we must first begin to understand what contributes to facial aging. In general, we think about three main factors that result in an older appearance. The first is skin quality. Throughout life, a combination of genetics, sun damage, and smoking, can affect our skin quality. Aged skin may Read More…

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Rhinoplasty for Teens

January 11, 2019 by Dr. Williams

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In recent years, the popularity of plastic surgery in teenagers has risen dramatically. A Rhinoplasty, or “nose job”, remains one of the most common procedures performed in teenagers. When discussing nasal surgery, terminology may be confusing, and this type of surgery may be performed for cosmetic reasons, medical reasons, or a combination of the two Read More…

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Nasal Reconstruction and Rhinoplasty

December 15, 2018 by Dr. Williams

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When thinking about nasal surgery, people can sometimes be confused by the terminology of certain procedures. In general, nasal reconstruction and rhinoplasty refer to two different procedures, with different goals, but there is some grey area between the terms. What is Nasal Reconstruction Nasal reconstruction is the term given to a surgery on the nose Read More…

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How to Reduce Bruising After Facial Surgery

December 14, 2018 by Dr. Williams

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A fear of bruising can be a big source of apprehension when people are considering facial surgery or non-surgical cosmetic facial procedures. Fortunately there are things that can be done before, during, and after surgery to help minimize bruising. Prevention is perhaps the most important of these items, and one big part of that includes Read More…

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Fixing A Botched Rhinoplasty

December 13, 2018 by Dr. Williams

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As a patient, getting a good rhinoplasty result depends on several factors, some of which are controllable and others are not. One of the most important factors is finding an experienced Albany rhinoplasty surgeon. This may be a difficult thing to find, especially in certain regions. The face is how we greet the world, and Read More…

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What to Expect from a Consultation at The Williams Center

December 12, 2018 by Dr. Williams

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Many people think about having cosmetic surgery for years before their first trip to a plastic surgeon’s office. We understand this, as well as the nervousness associated with it, and we pride ourselves on patients having a fantastic experience in their consult. We also understand and encourage patients to get opinions from several surgeons prior Read More…

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What Is ProNox?

October 1, 2018 by Dr. Williams

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What Is ProNox? ProNox is a device that administers “laughing gas” in an inhaled mixture of 50% Oxygen and 50% Nitrous Oxide.  The device is used to reduce anxiety and discomfort during in-office procedures, and it can be used in conjunction with local anesthesia.  It is inhaled using a mouthpiece, delivered to the lungs, and Read More…

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How to Choose Your Hair Surgeon

September 18, 2018 by Dr. Williams

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Welcome to our blog and thank you for stopping by!  Today, I am going to discuss key points on How To Choose Your Surgeon, because let’s face it, with so many medical professionals out there, HOW DO YOU KNOW who is the right fit for your needs?? When it comes to Hair Transplant Surgeries, they Read More…

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What is BBL?

September 6, 2018 by Dr. Williams

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BBL also known as Brazilian Butt Lift is a very polar technique that uses fat to augment the buttocks.  In fact  it is one of the hottest plastic surgeries today. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, there has been a 26% increase from 2016 to 2017.  The fat can be harvested from all Read More…

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Facelift Recovery

August 22, 2018 by Dr. Williams

Often one of the most frightening things about surgery is uncertainty about the recovery process. As we know, all people are different, so recovery is not the same in everyone. For facelift surgery, most of the recovery process is completed in 1-2 weeks. Day 1-7: Immediately after surgery, there are soft drains behind the ears Read More…

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