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Amazing! That is my reaction everytime I look in the mirror. I have not felt this good about myself in years. Dr. Howard is a brilliant surgeon and his team are as knowledgeable as they are beautiful. This trio has succeeded in making their office environment relaxed and comfortable. The entire experience was positive. Thank you for giving me back my self confidence.
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I am 6 weeks out and I must say, I definately selected the best surgeon in Birmingham. I feel and look many years younger. My husband and I are more than thrilled with my "new look"!
I also wanted to thank your staff. I can't emphasize enough, the importance of the entire experience being a total delight, from my first office visit, thru the follow up visits!
Dr. Paul Howard is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in Birmingham, Alabama. At PaulHowardMD.com, you will find exceptional plastic surgery information and plastic surgery before and after photos. Dr. Howard's extensive background in reconstructive plastic surgery has made him one of the most sought after Plastic Surgery Specialists. His patients are an elite group of people who believe there can be no compromising when it comes to cosmetic surgery enhancement. Dr. Howard is internationally recognized for his artistic vision, personalized patient care, and highly trained staff. We hope the information on this site will help you become more informed in cosmetic plastic surgery.
The medical term for Face Lift is Rhytidectomy. This is a cosmetic surgery procedure designed to address the sign of aging of the face from cheek area to the jowl areas. There are three different Face Lifting Procedures designed to address the patient's specific needs: Mid Facelift, Mini-Face Lift, and Full Facelift.
The medical term for eyelid lift is Blepharoplasty. Eyelid Surgery designed to Lift the sagging, excess skin, and residual fat accummulated from the aging process
Also known as a Forehead Lift, this Cosmetic Surgery procedure is designed to improve the signs of aging on the forehead by lifting the brow area to a more natural appearing position.
Often referred to as Lip Enhancement, this is Cosmetic Lip Surgery to improve the appearance of the lips by restoring tissue loss due to the aging process.
The medical term for Neck Lift is Platysmaplasty. This is a Cosmetic Surgical procedure designed to improve the signs of aging in the neck area and under the chin. There are three different Neck Lifting Procedures: Full Neck Lift, Anterior (or mini) Neck Lift, and Liposuction of the Neck.
Also known as Breast Implant Surgery or Breast Enhancement. This is a cosmetic surgery procedure designed to improve the appearance of the breasts by surgically placing a saline-filled breast implant or silicone gel filled breast implant. Dr. Howard pioneered Endoscopic Breast Augmentation using the Armpit incision for a less invasive surgical procedure over 20 years ago.
Also known as Otoplasty, this is a Surgical Procedure designed to correct protruding and/or enlarged ears.
Cosmetic Surgery procedures designed to address the signs of aging on the hands. Procedures included skin resurfacing to reduce age spots, and Fat Injections or (Fat transfer) to replace tissue loss from the aging process.
Plastic Surgery Procedures to improve the appearance of one's skin including the face, neck, chest, arms, and hands.
Also known as Body Contouring, this is a Cosmetic Surgical procedure that removes unwanted fat.
Also known as Fat Transfer, this is a higly advanced cosmetic surgical procedure that gently removes fat from one area of the body and transfers it to restore a more youthful appearance, or to improve the appearance of scars such as acne scars. Dr. Howard is one of the first pioneers of fat grafting and has been specializing in fat grafting injections for over 20 years. Dr. Howard specializes in fat injections to the face and hands. He does not perform fat injections to the breast for augmentation, buttocks for augmentation, or genitalia.
Cosmetic Nasal Surgery to improve the appearance of the nose. Rhinoplasty is often combined with Septoplasty to help restore breathing function of the nose. Septoplasty is often covered by insurance. Dr. Howard is world-renown for his reconstructive facial surgeries including rhinoplasty, septoplasty, septo-rhinoplasty, and repair of nasal fractures.
Dr. Howard has been a world leader for over 25 years in the field of reconstructive surgery on children born with Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate. Dr. Howard is currently accepting patients ages 10 years old and older in need of cleft lip/nose surgery. Dr. Howard only accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield insurance. A web page for Dr. Howard's incredible surgical repairs for Cleft Lip and Palate is currently under construction.
Also known as "Abdominoplasty," this is a surgical procedure that tightens the abdomen due to loose skin and muscle after weight loss or childbirth. Insurance does not cover this procedure as it is considered a cosmetic procedure.
Also known as male breast reduction surgery, gynecomastia is very common and a real sensitive medical issue for so many men of all ages. Insurance oftens covers this procedure in young men, but rarely in adults.