These days, cosmetic surgery and cosmetic dentistry are considered very different disciplines. But it wasn’t always that way. In fact, the original name of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons was the American Association of Oral Surgeons. And when they formed in 1921, they required their members to have both medical and dental degrees. […]
The population in America and the world is aging rapidly. The number of Americans age 65 and older is expected to more than double over the coming decades. As more of us grow old and experience the effects of aging, such as lost teeth, we have to face the consequences. Replacing lost teeth means dentures, […]
One of the most common complaints people have about the appearance of their chin is that it is receding: it’s not pronounced enough or is too far back. Other people complain that their chins aren’t disappearing but multiplying: they have multiple chins, most of which are made up of fat that accumulates below the neck.