Dr. Edelson has been practicing Plastic Surgery in La Jolla and San Diego for over 25 years. He has become recognized by his peers, patients, and colleagues as one of San Diego's most highly respected, skilled and trusted Plastic Surgeons.
Very few of us were blessed by heredity to have the perfect nose. Because the nose occupies the central focus of the face, an unusually large, bulbous, or crooked nose can cause a person to be self-conscious, feeling that it doesn’t fit in with the other facial features.
Rhinoplasty, commonly called a “nose job”, is a surgical procedure to alter the appearance of the nose to create the appearance of facial harmony and a renewed sense of self-confidence.
Creating the ideal breast that is full and round has been the hallmark of the beautiful female body throughout history. You can see it in the statues of Greek and Roman times, masterpieces of Renaissance Art, and the fashions of the Victoria Secret era. The same ideal remains today, with Breast Augmentation continuing to be among the most popular Plastic Surgery procedures.
Last year, over 300,000 women underwent Breast Implant surgery with a satisfaction rate exceeding 95%. Studies have even shown that women after breast augmentation have improved self-esteem and self-confidence.
Wisdom, experience, the joys of family and personal achievement…these are all wonderful things that come with age. But some things are less than welcome. Looseness of the neck, cheeks and jowls are an inevitable part of the aging process created by that friend of nobody-gravity.
Add to that skin that is sundamaged and has lost its elasticity, and it can create a person in the mirror you no longer recognize!