Niamtu Cosmetic Facial Surgery

My Son Joey Turns 21

Joey Niamtu the IV was born 21 years ago today.  I witnessed the miracle of birth and my thoughts were the all about having a hunting and fishing partner and maybe a junior surgeon.  Things took a bad turn early and Joey was diagnosed with brain damage and cerebral palsy.  In a very short time, […]

Face and Neck Lift Recovery: What a Difference a Day Makes!

This patient is shown before and 24 hours after comprehensive face and neck lift, liposuction, buccal fat pad reduction, chin implant, upper eyelid blepharoplasty and lower lid CO2 laser (which looks brown under her eyes).  She has some bruising  and  minor swelling but is elated with her now profile.  She stated she has basically had […]

Best of Virginia Voting

It is voting season again.    This award means so much to me and my staff as it underlines our commitment to patient safety, natural results and excellent patient communication.  We hope you can take a minute and give us (and your other favorite businesses) a vote. Enter your email address Click on “Central […]

Facial Filler Reactions after COVID Vaccine

During the FDA Phase 3 trials of the Moderna COVID 19 vaccine, three patients had facial swelling in areas of previously injected hyaluronic acid filler.  Two of these patients had swelling reactions in their cheeks and one had swelling in her lips.  The reactions produced hard lumps in the areas of previously injected filler.  Two […]