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Welcome to the 41st Niamtu Cosmetic Facial Surgery Course (2021 Virtual)

Dr. Niamtu has been providing state of the art, live cosmetic facial surgery education for the past 17 years. Over this time we have had the pleasure to teach hundreds of doctors from numerous specialties on an international level. Due to COVID-19 this years course will be virtual  on March 12th and 13th.   For more […]

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 […]

Facial Mole Removal: A Young Woman’s Christmas Wish

It was my honor to assist Morgan with her Christmas Wish and self confidence.  Thanks to Curt Autry who is a master at human interest stories. Dr. Joe Niamtu, III Cosmetic Facial Surgery Richmond, Virginia

Holiday Text Book Sale: Cosmetic Facial Surgery

How Would I Look with a Facelift?

People often wonder if there is a way to predict how they may look with a facelift.  This video discusses the topic of face and  neck lift surgery and how a patient may look with a facelift. For more information about cosmetic facial surgery by Dr. Niamtu, visit Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial […]

A Happy Result for a Bullied Patient with Protruding Ears

I have performed thousands of surgical procedures over the past three decades and many of them are strictly cosmetic, just people wanting to look better.  There are many cases, however, that truly made a difference in a patients life.  Patients with protruding ears are often bullied in childhood (and beyond) and can have problems with […]

American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery Annual Meeting (Virtual)

I am happy to  lecture and present with my esteemed friends and facelift experts from around the USA.  The AACS is an awesome organization for doctors interested in state of the art teaching and learning .  I have made some of the best friends of my life in this organization.  I look forward to speaking […]

Dr. Niamtu Appointed to Editorial Board of Modern Aesthetics Magazine

I am honored to have been selected as a member of the Modern Aesthetics Editorial Board.  This is a very progressive magazine and website that encompasses all of cosmetic surgery.  So great to be included with such an amazing cast of cosmetic surgery specialists. Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery Richmond, Virginia

One Day After Facelift

  This patient is shown before and 24 hours after face and neck lift. One of the great things about my job is to see the dramatic changes after face and neck lift surgery.  Sometimes we have to wait several months to see all of the changes (caterpillar to the butterfly).  On the other hand, […]

1,300 Facelifts and Going Strong

Last week I performed my 1,300 face and neck lift.  I am proud of this accomplishment as many surgeons never do half that number in a lifetime.   I only do cosmetic surgery of the head and neck and face and neck lift is my favorite procedure.  Few other procedures have to be as precise.  Mediocre […]