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Over Filled Faces

Dr. Niamtu discusses overtreatment with facial fillers. For more information on cosmetic facial surgery visit Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery Richmond, Virginia

We Would Appreciate Your Vote

The Virginia Living Magazine “Best of Virginia” contest is open for voting. This award is important to me and my staff as it underlines our commitment in excellence to Cosmetic Facial Surgery. It only takes a second to vote and we truly appreciate it. Click this link to vote: or scan QR CODE below […]

Small Aging, Small Lift, Happy Patient

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Rest in Peace John Madden: You Were Bigger Than Life!

  We have had the distinct pleasure to meet Coach John Madden on several occasions.  The guy is a big man, but emitted and aura that was  even bigger.  His voice was big, his personality was bit and his heart was big.  We would see him at the Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremony and […]

Mole Removal the Easy Way

I love doing bigger surgeries like facelifts, but I see patients from all over the country for mole removal.  These are some of the happiest patients as they have lived for decades with an unsightly mole because some doctor told them the scar would be worse than the mole.  NOT TURE! The video below discusses […]

I have Lost the Most Important Man in My Life

On December 15th, 2021, Joe Niamtu, Jr, my father, namesake, hero, role model, disciplinarian, guiding light and humor understudy passed away from a brief illness at the age of 97. To summarize, he was the one person in my life that I always wanted to impress and never let down. He was a World War […]

Today’s Great Little Case: Face and Neck Lift

I performed comprehensive face and neck lift with deep plane SMAS treatment and buccal fat reduction.  It is so rewarding to make this patient look and feel better. Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery Richmond, Virginia

Niamtu Live Cosmetic Facial Surgery Workshop April 1-2, 2022

I am pleased to announce our 42nd Live Cosmetic Facial Surgery Workshop on April 1-2, 2022 in Richmond, Virginia Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery Richmond, Virginia  

Today’s Great Little Case: Upper & Lower Eyelid Laser Blepharoplasty With Lower Lid Laser Resurfacing

  This patient presented with the complaint of eyelid aging which made her look older and tired.  She underwent a 45 minute surgery consisting of laser assisted upper and lower blepharoplasty (transconjunctival approach on lower, so no external scar) and CO2 laser to lower eyelids.  You now have a very happy patient and surgeon!  Eyelids […]

Plastic Surgery Photography for the Patient and Surgeon

High quality, standardized pictures are an important part of cosmetic facial surgery diagnosis.  Digital technology and more recently, the pandemic has increased virtual consultations.  It is not common for patients to email or text images to inquire about prospective surgery or rejuvenation.  It is imperative to send high quality pictures in order to begin conversation […]