Aesthetic Surgery Techniques

Aesthetic Surgery Techniques

A Case-Based Approach

1st Edition - December 13, 2017

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  • Authors: James Frame, Shahrokh Bagheri, David Smith, Jr., Husain Khan
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323417457
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323430173

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Changing trends, ethnic and regional preferences, and a hands-on teaching method make cosmetic surgery uniquely challenging for novice and experienced surgeons alike. Aesthetic Surgery Techniques: A Case-Based Approach offers expert, real-world instruction by presenting chapters and patients in a classical fashion, providing a clinical perspective as you work through case after case, honing your knowledge and skills. A diverse, international group of highly reputable faculty takes you step by step through each case.

Key Features

  • Covers a wide range of the most common cosmetic procedures in a templated, atlas-style format, highlighting case presentations with superb illustrations, clinical photographs, and procedural videos.
  • Presents each case using easy-to-understand text that highlights potential risks and tips and tricks to avoid them.
  • Conveys the real-world knowledge and expertise of a multidisciplinary team of editors including oral and maxillofacial surgeons and plastic surgeons.
  • Uses a chapter format based on the 14 Cosmetic Surgery Competencies used to train Consultant Plastic Surgeons at the Anglia Ruskin University, UK.
  • Offers global coverage of specific techniques to help you refine your skills and expand your surgical repertoire:
    • Abdominoplasty (Modified Brazilian Technique in the UK and Middle East)
    • Open Rhinoplasty (European approach)
    • Surgical correction of the Neck (New Zealand and U.S.)
    • Advanced Medical Aesthetics (UK and Dubai)
    • Facelift Made Easy (U.S.)
    • Asian Blepharolasty
    • Ethics in Aesthetic Surgery (UK and U.S.)
    • Breasts, Buttocks, and Thighs (Brazil)

  • Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Table of Contents


    1. Informed Consent: Protecting the Patient and the Surgeon

    2. Aesthetic Medicine - Surgical Pearls

    3. Aesthetic Applications for Fillers

    Part 2: HEAD AND NECK

    Section 1 Forehead and Brow

    4. Brow Lift

    5. Endoscopic Brow Lift Made Easy

    Section 2 Eyes

    6. Upper Blepharoplasty

    7. Asian Blepharoplasty

    8. Midface Descent and Malar Support

    9. Anatomical Relationship of SOOF and ROOF in Eyelid Rejuvenation

    10. Non-surgical Rejuvenation of the Periorbital Area

    Section 3 Facelift

    11. High SMAS Facelift

    12. Management of the Neck

    13. The Turkey Neck - Surgical Management

    14. Platysma Bands

    Section 4 Rhinoplasty

    15. Prominent Nose

    16. Aesthetic Nasal Tip Surgery

    17. Crooked Nose

    18. The Middle Eastern- Mediterranean Nose

    19. The Oriental Rhinoplasty

    20. Male Rhinoplasty

    21. Cosmetic Dermatology of the Nose and Medical Rhinoplasty


    22. Orthognathic surgery

    23. Implantology

    24. Aesthetic Dentistry of the Smile Line

    Part 4: BREAST

    25. Small Breast

    26. Breast Reduction

    27. Mastopexy with Mesh for Breast Ptosis

    28. Simultaneous Augmentation and Periareolar Mastopexy: Indications and Limitations

    29. Asymmetric Breast

    30. Male Breast


    31. Improving the Waistline with the Modified Brazilian Abdominoplasty

    32. Post-Bariatric Abdominoplasty

    33. Non-Excisional Management of the Anterior Abdominal Wall

    34. Body Contouring Following Massive Weight Loss

    35. Gluteal Augmentation


    36. Rejuvenation of the Arm

    37. Aesthetic Management of the Aging Hand

    38. Inner Thigh Lift

    39. Inner Thigh Reduction: Reshaping Using a Two Way Vector Technique

Product details

  • No. of pages: 320
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2018
  • Published: December 13, 2017
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323417457
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323430173

About the Authors

James Frame

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Professor of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Director of Cosmetic and Aesthetic Surgery, Springfield Hospital, Chelmsford, Essex, UK Consultant Plastic Surgeon, Professor of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, School of Medicine, Anglia Ruskin University, Chelmsford, Essex, UK

Shahrokh Bagheri

Dr. Bagheri is a dual doctor graduate of Harvard University (DMD, cum laude, class marshal) and Emory University (MD). He is an internationally recognized surgeon and leader in the field of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS). His current and past positions include Division Chief of Northside Hospital in Atlanta, University faculty appointments, Editorial Board member of the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Consultant to American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs. Dr Bagheri is an author and educator with over 100 publications including 7 textbooks, over 50 book chapters and 50 peer reviewed citations. His most recognized textbook Clinical Review of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is used worldwide by surgeons for Board Certification in OMFS. He has been featured on TV and Radio, with dozens of lectureships and seminars. A large portion of his patients are referred by other specialist including surgeons as well as dental and medical practitioners. His practice serves the metropolitan Atlanta area, although frequently treating patients from across the United States and overseas.

Affiliations and Expertise

Chief, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Surgery, Northside Hospital, Georgia Oral and Facial Surgery, and Eastern Surgical, Associates and Consultants

David Smith, Jr.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of South Florida; Richard G. Connar Professor and Chairman, Department of Surgery, University of South Florida; Chief Medical Officer, Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation, Tampa, FL

Husain Khan

Affiliations and Expertise

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Georgia Oral and Facial Reconstructive Surgery, Alpharietta, Georgia

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