Category: Videos

Eyelid Lifts (Blepharoplasty) Video | Walnut Creek | San Francisco Bay Area

July 01, 2019 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Today’s post reviews Eyelid Surgery, and includes a segment of video from KRON’s Body Beautiful. Eyelid surgery is done for both cosmetic and functional reasons. You can see Eyelid Lift Before and After Pictures and learn the indications, procedure and recovery for Blepharoplasty. Areas reviewed include the aging eyelids, sagging eyelids and Asian eyelid, double eyelid, surgery.

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Abdominoplasty, Tummy Tucks, Mommy Makeover Videos – SF Bay Area

June 24, 2019 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Abdominoplasty is literally the “abdomen changing” procedure also know as a Tummy Tuck. This video, by Board Certified San Francisco Bay Area plastic surgeon, Dr. Joseph Mele, discusses Abdominoplasty, Tummy Tucks, Mommy Makeovers, Liposuction, Brazilian Butt Lifts and more.

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Male Breast Reduction for Gynecomastia Video | SF Bay Area

June 20, 2019 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Gynecomastia is the growth of excess breast tissue in the male chest. The resulting enlargement causes fullness, embarrassment and often tenderness for men who develop what is colloquially known as “man boobs. Gynecomastia Reduction removes the excess breast tissue and restores the masculine physique. This videos illustrates and narrates several typical cases.

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Cosmetic Ear Surgery Video (Otoplasty) in the San Francisco Bay Area

April 29, 2019 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Otoplasty means ear changing. It encompasses a collection of cosmetic ear procedures designed to restore or create normal anatomy. It can also be life changing for those embarrassed by their prominent ears. This otoplasty video included in this post shows examples of what cosmetic ear surgery can do. Dr. Joseph Mele explains otoplasty on this segment from Body Beautiful as seen on KRON 4, the San Francisco Bay Area’s news station.

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The Arm Lift (Video) | San Francisco Bay Area

April 22, 2019 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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The arm lift (brachioplasty) is often performed after weight loss. Unlike liposuction, which can remove excess and disproportionate fat from the upper arm, brachioplasty tightens the skin. This Arm Lift Video presentation shows numerous before and after pictures and narrates them with tips on the procedure, scar location and recovery. Dr. Mele is an active member of the American Society for Aesthetic Surgery and specializes in post weight loss plastic surgery like tummy tucks, breast enhancement, arm lifts and thigh lifts.

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Breast Augmentation With A Breast Lift (Video) – SF Bay Area

April 15, 2019 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Breast Enhancement surgery has two aesthetic components: size and shape. Breast size is increased with Breast Augmentation and reduced with Breast Reduction. Breast shape is adjusted with the Breast Lift. There are many options for adjusting both size and shape, and today’s video is an introduction to the most versatile of all the Cosmetic Breast Enhancement procedures, Mastopexy Augmentation — the combination of Breast Augmentation and Breast Lift.

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Mommy Makeovers After Children (Video) | SF Bay Area

April 08, 2019 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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No matter what shape you are in before childbirth, the postpartum physique is rarely an improvement. Pregnancy can wreak havoc on a woman’s body. Cosmetic Surgery Repairs after having children are done so frequently, there’s a name for it: Mommy Makeover. Today’s video is all about the Mommy Makeover, and its many variations.

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Chin Augmentation with Chin Implants – SF Bay Area

January 21, 2019 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Chin Augmentation balances the lower face when the chin is small or weak. The most common method for Chin Augmentation places a Chin Implant on the front surface of the mandible (the lower jaw bone). This pushes the soft tissue of the chin forward and can improve facial harmony by creating balance between the upper and lower face. Chin Augmentation is most commonly used in cases where the front of the chin is located behind the front of the lips when viewed on profile.

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Massive Gynecomastia Reductions – SF Bay Area

January 14, 2019 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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These are not your typical gynecomastia reductions. Gynecomastia surgery is male breast reduction surgery. Most commonly, the outpatient procedure is a combination of liposuction to removed excess fat and direct excision of excess glandular tissue. In these cases, as is common after massive weight loss, excess skin is also a problem. Board Certified San Francisco Bay Area Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Joseph A. Mele, MD, FACS, discussed whaat can be done for men and women after bariatric surgery or any massive weight loss to tighten the skin and shape up the body. This segment originally aired on KRON 4’s Body Beautiful

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