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Dr. Ahmad Publishes First Ever Global Reference on Revision Rhinoplasty

We are pleased to announce the publication of Dr. Ahmad and his colleague Dr. Rohrich’s latest work, Secondary Rhinoplasty by the Global Masters, making him the only plastic surgeon in Canada to author two textbooks dedicated to rhinoplasty. This work is a unique two-volume set that focuses on the operative principles of revision rhinoplasty, and is the perfect companion to their first publication, Dallas Rhinoplasty: Nasal Surgery by the Masters, 3rd Edition.

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For the first time in one book, Secondary Rhinoplasty by the Global Masters showcases the various approaches and techniques used from outstanding and highly qualified international revision rhinoplasty experts. The work builds upon the concepts introduced in the 3rd Edition of Dallas Rhinoplasty and is an essential reference for understanding the unique challenges of secondary nasal procedure for surgeons worldwide. It’s also the first multispecialty, global academic resource on rhinoplasty, showcasing experience of both highly sought after plastic surgeons and facial plastic surgeons from four continents.

This new reference also showcases:

1. Techniques of more than 70 world authorities in revision rhinoplasty

2. Revision rhinoplasty procedure videos, colour photos and illustrations, showing how the expert performs the operation

3. An E-Book and 118 surgical video clips

4. Full coverage of aesthetic and reconstructive revision rhinoplasty

Dr. Ahmad is pleased to have his research published in this prestigious publication so that his work can reach plastic surgeons all over the world. This also allows him to contribute to the growing body of knowledge surrounding revision rhinoplasty, helping other doctors move forward with an educated approach. In addition to showcasing his research, Dr. Ahmad routinely travels around the world to educate surgeons on how to properly perform rhinoplasty, revision rhinoplasty and other aesthetic plastic surgery procedures.

Learn more about Dr. Jamil Ahmad, and his sought after expertise in rhinoplasty, facial rejuvenation procedures, body contouring after weight loss, and revision aesthetic surgery.

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Dr. Lista Featured in the Online Issue of Fashion Magazine

Non-surgical skincare treatments have become an increasingly popular method of facial reconstruction with a growing number of plastic surgeons recommending it to their patients. Truth be told, patients are seeking alternatives to going under the knife that aim to contour the jawline, resulting in a younger looking (and slimmer looking) face. Nowadays, injections are not only seen as treatments for anti-aging, but also as non-surgical options for contouring the jawline.

Invasive Treatments

Surgical facial reconstruction follows a traditional invasive method, and while the results of these procedures can be quite impressive and appear almost instantly, this traditional approach usually involves extended downtime and various potential risks and complications. Though most patients are well suited to undergo surgery, some may not be of fit, or would rather not have to deal with post-surgical downtime.

Injection Treatments: The Non-Surgical Face Lift

Injection treatments have revolutionized anti-aging and facial reconstruction because they do not involve invasive incisions to reframe or reshape the skin on the face. Non-surgical injection treatments instead achieve the goal of facial reshaping without making a single incision to the face or neck.

The rapidly growing awareness among patients and injections has made it a preferred treatment of choice for many. At The Plastic Surgery Clinic, we have seen a drastic increase in non-surgical skincare patients, primarily for injection treatments for anti-aging and of course, facial reconstruction. In fact, Dr. Lista shares his insights on injections for reframing the jawline in the recent online issue of Fashion Magazine.

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CoolSculpting Featured in Best Health Magazine, Summer Issue

CoolSculpting has become an increasingly popular fat reduction procedure with a growing number of skincare experts recommending it to their patients. Nowadays, patients are looking for alternatives to surgical techniques that reduce unwanted fat, and this unique treatment approach adopted by CoolSculpting sets it apart from not just invasive treatments, but also from many other non-invasive alternatives available on the market today.

Invasive Treatments

Surgical fat reduction treatments such as liposuction or abdominoplasty follow a traditional invasive approach to eliminate unwanted fat cells. The results with such surgical procedures can be quite impressive and appear almost instantly. The challenge with this traditional approach however is that surgery usually involves extended downtime and various potential risks and complications. Though most patients are suited for invasive procedures, some may not be fit to undergo surgery, or would rather not have to deal with the post-surgical downtime associated with an invasive approach to fat reduction.

CoolSculpting: A Revolutionary Treatment to Invasive Fat Reduction 

CoolSculpting has introduced a revolutionary cooling approach that achieves the same goals of fat reduction, but without the challenges associated with invasive treatments. Moreover, CoolSculpting does not involve painful incisions to suck out unwanted fat, nor does it involve an aggressive removal of fat cells. CoolSculpting, instead, achieves the goal of fat reduction without making a single incision to the body and therefore requires no downtime. It permanently freezes unwanted fat cells without causing any damage to the surrounding tissue and is typically free of any risks and complications.

The rapidly growing awareness among patients and CoolSculpting has made it a treatment of choice for many. In fact, The Plastic Surgery Clinic has been featured in the Summer Issue of Best Health Magazine, as editor-in-chief, Beth Thompson, underwent a CoolSculpting procedure to help get her body bikini ready for the summer.

Our very own registered nurse, Jenny Cajucom performed CoolSculpting on a Best Health editor, where just after two months, she noticed a major difference in the overall look and feel of her stomach. “I’m about halfway to three months and I’ve noticed that my pants are already looser. Yay! I’m finally looking forward to slipping into a skimpy little swim number,” says Thompson.

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How Much Does Cosmetic Surgery Cost?

When it comes to considering cosmetic enhancement procedures, it’s important to balance your expectations and aesthetic goals with your budget. Yet, at the same time, depending on what you want to see, sometimes spending more on a more invasive procedure is the better option. For most cosmetic concerns and needs, there is a high and low option to choose from.

It can take some serious consideration to balance your aesthetic goals with your budget. But it’s also important to know when you have options—especially if you’re not suitable for or interested in more invasive procedures that require more healing time, or if you’re not yet ready to make a more substantial investment. For most cosmetic concerns and needs, there is a high and low option to choose from.

For example, if you’re interested in reshaping your nose, a traditional rhinoplasty surgery isn’t your only option. In some particular cases, using an injectable hyaluronic acid filler can create what’s known as a non-surgical nose job for only a fraction of the cost. “Some people don’t like the bump on their nose,” Dr. Lista explains, “so instead of lowering the bump, we fill in the depression to straighten out the nose, which is much less invasive since it only takes half an hour and then you can go home.”

Similarly, if you want to treat a concern such as sagging skin, a traditional surgical lift (which can range from something like a facelift, to other areas of the body including arm lifts and thigh lifts) isn’t the only option. Although it won’t achieve the same high level of transformational effects, non-surgical options are available to help tighten skin everywhere on the body. “To treat sagging skin, we use radio-frequency treatments, which heat up the protein collagen so it shrinks,” explains Dr. Lista. Minimal downtime is required and it tightens loose areas, such as the neck, bellybutton and face.

To find out more, including various options for breast augmentation and removing excess fat, see Dr. Lista’s responses in the tables below.

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Dr. Lista on Celebrity Plastic Surgery & the “Kardashian Effect”

It’s red carpet season once again, and celebrities everywhere are seeking out the latest treatments to bring their A-game to this year’s top awards ceremonies. Dr. Lista appeared on the Roger and Marilyn show on CHUM FM this morning to discuss which procedures can help you achieve the A-list look and to explain what’s come to be known as the “Kardashian Effect.”

Between injectables, CoolSculpting, Thermi skin tightening, and PicoWay tattoo removal, we’ve got non-surgical cosmetic treatments available for all types of concerns. Listen to the full interview to find out the details on today’s biggest procedures.