Cosmetic Facial Surgery

Dissolving Filler with Hyaluronidase

Hyaluronidase is an enzyme that is used to dissolve unwanted injectable fillers such as Juvaderm, Restylane, Voluma.  It is most frequently used to remove unwanted filler where too much filler has been placed or the filler is lumpy, etc.  Examples would be lips or cheeks that were over treated and need reduced or tear trough […]

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Treating Lower Eyelid and Cheek Festoons with Injectable Fillers

This blog is aimed at doctors or patients that are interested in improving festoons (bags on the cheek under the eyelids) with injectable fillers. Many times, severe festoons require laser treatment, but moderate festoons can frequently be improved with fillers. Before and after pictures are available at   For more information about cosmetic facial […]

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The Aesthetic Show 2017

I lecture on cosmetic facial surgery all over the world at many meetings each year.  One of my favorite meetings is The Aesthetic Show every July in Las Vegas.  Watch the video to find out why. Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery Richmond, Virginia

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Only 48 hours left to Vote

We truly appreciate the support of our friends and patients who take the time to vote for our practice in the Style Magazine “Best of Richmond”.  Many of you voted for us in a previous contest and this is the second contest and last time we will bug you this year.  Winning this award is […]

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A Happy Facelift Patient Discusses Her Experience

Cosmetic surgery can improve aesthetics and self-confidence and can be very rewarding to the patient and surgeon. I am so lucky to have so many great patients like the one in this video. Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial surgery Richmond, Virginia

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Dr. Niamtu named to Scientific Advisory Committee for the 2017 Aesthetic Show

I lecture at numerous meetings each year, and The Aesthetic Show is one of the most fun.  As the name states, it is a hybrid between the art, science and glamour of aesthetic surgery and medicine.  The Aesthetic Show is held each year in  Las Vegas under the direction of Michael Moretti and chaired by […]

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Restylane Refyne and Restylane Defyne: A New Generation Injectable Fillers

Restylane has released two new filler products designed to fill and plump ares of the face where movement occurs.  These new fillers add to the options for surgeons and patients and are representative of “designer” fillers that use technology to craft better products.  These are FDA approved fillers that last up to a year in […]

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