Comprehensive Facial Rejuvenation by Dr. Sam Lam

Comprehensive Facial Rejuvenation: A Practical and Systematic Guide to Surgical Management of the Aging Face by Samuel M. Lam (Author), Edwin F. Williams (Author).

Comprehensive Facial Rejuvenation was Dr. Samuel Lam’s first major book to be published.  The book covers the full gamut of rejuvenation for the aging face, including facelifting, facial implants, cosmetic eyelid surgery, hair transplant, aging nose rhinoplasty, Botox, injectable fillers, skin resurfacing among other topics. Comprehensive-Facial-Rejuve

Dr. Lam’s book also delves into detail about how to run an effective clinical practice in facial cosmetic surgery that includes marketing, staff leadership, financing, and opening/running an office.  What truly has separated this book from the rest of the pack is the extensive number of surgical videos included:  17 full-length videos on the surgical procedures listed above on two DVDs.  Dr. Lam’s unique vision for this book has turned it into a worldwide bestseller, being translated into Spanish, Portuguese, and Korean.

Description: This book is the most comprehensive textbook on management of the aging face that exists. It is a full-color, multimedia edition, covering every major surgical procedure (upper blepharoplasty, lower blepharoplasty [transconjunctival/extended skin-muscle], ptosis repair/tarsal strip, browlift, midface lift, facelift, revision facelift, cheek/chin implantation, Alloderm/Gore-Tex/SMAS augmentation of lines, advancement cheiloplasty, hair transplantation, scalp reduction, scalp rotation, aging-nose surgery, rhinophyma reduction, geometric broken-line repair for rhytids, ear-lobule reduction, etc.), vitamin d and dermatologic technique (Botox, collagen, chemical peeling, laser therapy, dermabrasion, etc.) on management of the aging face in a step-by-step, illustrated fashion. Two chapters are devoted to practice management (financing, web design, staff and patient management, etc.), and special sections address medical hair-loss management, and basic skin care.

This full-color, multimedia reference is a comprehensive how-to guide to the latest surgical procedures for rejuvenating the aging face. Chapters guide readers systematically through every step of preoperative evaluation, intraoperative management, surgical technique, and postoperative care and include lists of instrumentation and equipment and preoperative and postoperative patient instruction sheets. Coverage also includes practice management, adjunctive procedures, cutaneous resurfacing, basic skin care, and medical management of hair loss. The book contains 494 full-color illustrations, including step-by-step photography and large-size, computer-rendered drawings. Two DVDs accompanying the book present over 6 hours of detailed, narrated video demonstrating 17 surgical and dermatological procedures.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; Fourth Edition edition (November 1, 2003)

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