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Dr. John Mark Hilinski, M.D.

Plastic Surgeon

Dr. John Hilinski is a cosmetic medicine and surgery specialist practicing in San Diego, CA. Dr. Hilinski specializes in the enhancement of appearance. Improving aesthetic, symmetry and proportion are key goals in cosmetic surgery. Cosmetic medicine has nothing to do with these specific areas not functioning properly; therefore, this elective field solely focuses on aesthetics and anti-aging.
Dr. John Mark Hilinski, M.D.
  • San Diego, CA
  • Accepting new patients

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

Usually 15/16 for females and 17/18 for males.

Sincerely,

John M. Hilinski, M.D.

Is it a must to undergo a plastic surgery after a Mohs surgery?

If the scar is bothering you that much, I would recommend consulting a qualified plastic surgeon to see what your options are regarding improvement. Sincerely, John M. Hilinski, READ MORE
If the scar is bothering you that much, I would recommend consulting a qualified plastic surgeon to see what your options are regarding improvement.

Sincerely,
John M. Hilinski, M.D.

Is botox bad for you?

I can tell you that Botox is one of the safest medications I have ever seen used in the world of medicine. Really. I wouldn't inject it in my wife if I thought there were any significant READ MORE
I can tell you that Botox is one of the safest medications I have ever seen used in the world of medicine. Really. I wouldn't inject it in my wife if I thought there were any significant concerns. On occasion, someone may get a bruise from the injection, but that is not a reflection of the actual drug.

Sincerely,
John M. Hilinski, M.D.

Best laser resurfacing for 33 year old for anti-aging

I happen to like the Lumenis Encore laser that I use because it has two different modalities to treat skin - Deep FX and Active FX. I would have to examine you to be more certain READ MORE
I happen to like the Lumenis Encore laser that I use because it has two different modalities to treat skin - Deep FX and Active FX. I would have to examine you to be more certain as to what option is best. Those other lasers are fine too - it really comes down to your skin and the person doing the laser treatment.

Sincerely,
John M. Hilinski, M.D.