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Dr. Deirdre Margaret Marshall, M.D. ,F.A.C.S., FAAP

Plastic Surgeon

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Dr. Deirdre Margaret Marshall, M.D. ,F.A.C.S., FAAP
  • Miami, FL
  • Accepting new patients

How long will I be under during my nose job?

Most nosejob or “rhinoplasty” operations would require an anesthesia time of two hours, three in more complex cases.

Is plastic surgery done with anesthesia?

Most hair transplants are done with local anesthesia, sometimes with additional oral anti-anxiety medication given.

What treatment should I have to remove my stitch marks?

Silicone-based ointments are good for minimizing scars.

What is a tummy tuck?

A “tummy tuck” is the common term for an abdominoplasty. This operation reconstructs and restores the abdominal wall to the more youthful and attractive pre-pregnancy state. Extra READ MORE
A “tummy tuck” is the common term for an abdominoplasty. This operation reconstructs and restores the abdominal wall to the more youthful and attractive pre-pregnancy state. Extra skin and fat are removed and separated abdominal muscles are brought back together. The recovery is moderatley uncomfortable but the results are worth any discomfort one may feel.

Whats the earliest age you can get a cosmetic nose job?

It is best to wait until you have stopped growing, or have reached “skeletal maturity,” to have a rhinoplasty (nose job). That way, your improved nose won’t change much over time. READ MORE
It is best to wait until you have stopped growing, or have reached “skeletal maturity,” to have a rhinoplasty (nose job). That way, your improved nose won’t change much over time.

Are breast augmentations safe?

To minimize your risks of experiencing complications from a breast augmentation, I recommend having the surgery with an experienced, well-trained, board certified plastic surgeon. READ MORE
To minimize your risks of experiencing complications from a breast augmentation, I recommend having the surgery with an experienced, well-trained, board certified plastic surgeon. If your diabetes is well-controlled, your complication risk should not be much different than a person who does not have diabetes.

PRP or dermafillers?

In my opinion, hyaluronic acid fillers such as Juvederm and Restylane provide much longer-lasting volume augmentation than does PRP. The jury is still out on the results of PRP READ MORE
In my opinion, hyaluronic acid fillers such as Juvederm and Restylane provide much longer-lasting volume augmentation than does PRP. The jury is still out on the results of PRP treatments.

What can I do to get rid of my stretch marks and excess skin?

If the excess skin and stretch marks are on your abdominal wall, you should have an abdominoplasty, also referred to as a “tummy tuck”.

After burning my arm with a curling iron, what can I do to prevent scarring?

Curling iron burns tend to be deep. First, of course, seek medical attention and keep the burn clean and free of infection. We initially use topical silver sulfadiazene cream on READ MORE
Curling iron burns tend to be deep. First, of course, seek medical attention and keep the burn clean and free of infection. We initially use topical silver sulfadiazene cream on these burns, then moving to something like an antibiotic ointment. When the skin has grown back and the burn is “closed”, silicone-based ointments and/or patches and a compressive wrap or a compression sleeve help the burn scars to stay flat.

Can plastic surgery remove scars from previous surgeries?

All scars are to some degree permanent. If your scar is thick, wide, and/or darkly pigmented, a scar revision by a plastic surgeon could help to improve its appearance.

Does laser treatment work for correcting acne scars?

If your scars are red and/or thick, certain laser treatments could help to flatten and lighten them. If the scars are older and depressed, “icepick” scars, laser would not be indicated. READ MORE
If your scars are red and/or thick, certain laser treatments could help to flatten and lighten them. If the scars are older and depressed, “icepick” scars, laser would not be indicated. The second type of scaris better treated by directly excising it and closing each spot with a couple of stitches.

Will my diabetes hinder my lip surgery?

Lips have very robust blood supply. If you carefully maintain your blood sugar in the normal range before and after surgery your healing process should not be complicated.

Can I change my skin color with plastic surgery?

To lighten your facial skin, you might try a combination of long-term skin bleaching cream such as hydroquinone, and a chemical peel. Certain lasers can also help to lighten excessively READ MORE
To lighten your facial skin, you might try a combination of long-term skin bleaching cream such as hydroquinone, and a chemical peel. Certain lasers can also help to lighten excessively pigmented skin. Surgery itself does not lighten skin.

Is minoxidil safe for male pattern baldness?

The dandruff you have developed may be a side effect of the alcohol in the minoxidil preparation. Alcohol can dry the scalp skin. You could consider trying another product for READ MORE
The dandruff you have developed may be a side effect of the alcohol in the minoxidil preparation. Alcohol can dry the scalp skin. You could consider trying another product for hair growth, such as Finasteride.

What are the risk factor associated with a plastic surgery?

The main risk factors of breast augmentation are post-operative bleeding or infection. These problems are rare. Later issues which can arise are malposition of the implants (their READ MORE
The main risk factors of breast augmentation are post-operative bleeding or infection. These problems are rare. Later issues which can arise are malposition of the implants (their moving out of their original position) and capsular contracture (tightening up of the scar tissue envelope around the implants).

Can plastic surgery put one at a risk of nerve damage?

Nerve damage is a potential risk of almost any operation as our nerves run throughout all parts of our bodies. During breast augmentation nerves can be injured, although this rarely READ MORE
Nerve damage is a potential risk of almost any operation as our nerves run throughout all parts of our bodies. During breast augmentation nerves can be injured, although this rarely happens. Sensory nerves including those which supply feeling to the nipples, can be injured during a long breast augmentation. Please speak directly to your surgeon about this potential risk.

Is liposuction a permanent treatment?

Liposuction of the abdomen is in general a less permanent treatment than a tummy tuck. A tummy tuck removes both excess fat and skin. If you consult a plastic surgeon, he or she READ MORE
Liposuction of the abdomen is in general a less permanent treatment than a tummy tuck. A tummy tuck removes both excess fat and skin. If you consult a plastic surgeon, he or she will tell you if liposuction is a good procedure for you.

What are the risks associated with a jaw contouring treatment?

If you have drooping of the soft tissues of your face, a face and neck lift is the most effective way to tighten up your face and restore your jawline. Complications, although READ MORE
If you have drooping of the soft tissues of your face, a face and neck lift is the most effective way to tighten up your face and restore your jawline.
Complications, although rare, include bleeding and motor nerve injury.

Is a cosmetic surgery the same as a plastic surgery?

If a clinic is “cosmetic” then more likely than not the doctors operating there are not plastic surgeons. They could be gynecologists, general practitioners, general surgeons, READ MORE
If a clinic is “cosmetic” then more likely than not the doctors operating there are not plastic surgeons. They could be gynecologists, general practitioners, general surgeons, dermatologists, etc.

How can a scar just above the eyes be removed?

It would be helpful to know the age of the scar and the nature of the injury which caused it. However, if the scar is deep, with an irregular contour, it probably would benefit READ MORE
It would be helpful to know the age of the scar and the nature of the injury which caused it. However, if the scar is deep, with an irregular contour, it probably would benefit from a surgical scar revision. This is an elective procedure done after your scar has matured. I typically wait at least 10 months after the injury occurred. The old scar would be excised or carefully cut out. The new defect would then be meticulously sutured with stitches which are below the skin, so that they do not leave stitch marks.