Ross A. Clevens, MD, FACS

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Fighting Hair Loss: Who Makes a Good Candidate for NeoGraft


Millions of people, both men and women alike, struggle with hair loss as they age. As a result, many seek out hair transplant treatments to help restore and replenish lost hair; however, traditional hair transplant techniques, such as the “strip method,” have a high potential for scarring, are infamous for long recovery periods, and can even cause ... Read More

Facial Cosmetic Surgery: Benefits of Having More Than One Procedure at the Same Time

Facial Cosmetic Surgery The Benefits of Having More Than One Procedure at the Same Time

Many of the patients that we see for facial cosmetic surgery opt to have more than one procedure done at once—and there are many benefits to taking that approach. We’ve noticed that when patients move forward with only part of their recommended treatment plan, they’re sometimes not fully satisfied. Dr. Clevens, our specialist in facial plastic ... Read More

Surgical vs. Liquid Rhinoplasty: Which Nose Job is Right for You?

Nose Job

Perhaps you’ve always been self-conscious about the shape of your nose, but you’ve been unsure about pursuing cosmetic surgery. Or you might have functional issues that make it hard for you to breathe normally through your nose—a condition which is less than ideal. Whatever the reason, thousands of people have rhinoplasty, or a “nose job,” each ... Read More

Paying for a Cosmetic Procedure: How to Compare Different Quotes

Paying for a Cosmetic Procedure How to Compare Quotes from Different Surgeons_Dr Clevens

Because a cosmetic procedure is often an out-of-pocket investment, it’s important to understand each quote you receive and what the differences are. Why is one plastic surgeon’s quote significantly higher than another surgeon’s? Of course, you have questions, and you should—you’re making a big investment in yourself! Read More

Fact or Fiction: Debunking 6 Common Myths of Plastic Surgery


Living in a society with technology at your fingertips, you have the ability to constantly see people living their best lives and browse pictures of your younger or more fit self. These continuous reminders may have you wondering about different ways you can improve yourself. Or perhaps you know exactly what you want to change, but aren’t sure the ... Read More

Grooming and Styling After NeoGraft

For many people, it's not just having hair on the scalp that's important, it's their ability to style their hair in the way they like that matters. Hairstyles play a big role in people's identities. Try to think of Rachel from Friends without that haircut, Billy Idol without his platinum blond spikes, or Audrey Hepburn without the pixie cut. It's ... Read More

Cosmetic Vs. Plastic Surgery: What's the Difference?

When people discuss surgeries such as rhinoplasty, it's common for them to use the phrases "cosmetic surgery" and "plastic surgery" almost interchangeably. You can get away with calling a surgery such as rhinoplasty either a cosmetic procedure or a plastic surgery procedure. But, when it comes to picking out a surgeon to perform the surgery, it's ... Read More

What Causes Hair Loss?

Hair loss is common and affects millions of people all over the world. Although it is a common concern, that doesn't mean most people are content to sit back and accept it. What you can do about your thinning hair depends in large part on the cause of the hair loss. In some instances, hair will grow back on its own. In others, surgery might be ... Read More

5 Reasons to Try Kybella

Until recently, the only option you had if you wanted to greatly reduce the appearance of a double chin was surgery, usually involving liposuction. Although liposuction is an effective way to get rid of a double chin, it involves a bit of downtime and leaves you with a small scar underneath your chin, which you might not want. Read More

Do You Have Tech Neck?

Do you love your smartphone? If you regularly look down at your phone to check email, read blogs, or find out what's going on in people's lives with social media, you might be doing a number on your neck. Already one of the first areas to show signs of aging, the skin in the neck area can also age if you are constantly looking down or moving your ... Read More