A woman prepares for plastic surgery.

How to Prepare Yourself for Plastic Surgery

As a double board-certified facial plastic surgeon in Scottsdale, part of my job is helping patients know what to expect before, during, and after their plastic surgery procedure. Whether you are having plastic surgery on the face, breasts, or body (or several areas), there are a few things you can do to help ensure everything …

Rhinoplasty dressings in Scottsdale AZ

How To Deal With Your Rhinoplasty Dressings

It is common for rhinoplasty patients at my Scottsdale practice to have a cast on their nose after surgery. Most rhinoplasty surgeries involve restructuring the cartilage and bones inside the nose, which have to be held in place while they heal to prevent the need for additional surgery. If you have ever had a cast …

Hobgood Facial Plastic Surgery

A Recent Thanks!!! (Also a Thanks in Return to Sender!!!)

"Many Thanks for the Holidays!" We are so thankful for our blessings this holiday season. It is always touching when patients take time out of their busy schedules to thank our staff for hard work and dedication to their jobs. Recently, we received a very personal note in the Arizona Republic published in the lifestyle …