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Minas Constantinides, M.D. F.A.C.S.

Who says you can't put a bump back after a nose job?

Dec 04 2014 | Comments (0)
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I have a strange and unique practice. Patients who have had previous rhinoplasty and don't like their results come to me to have their noses fixed. This is challenging work. One of the most common things I hear from my patients is, "Doctor, I wish I could just go back to what I had before surgery!"  

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Feeling depressed for the holidays? Scientific evidence now says Botox helps

Dec 01 2014 | Comments (0)
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There is growing scientific evidence that Botox (botulinum toxin type A) helps patients who are clinically depressed. This does not mean the down-in-the-dumps, bummed out depression from missing the cyber Monday sale at Best Buy. It’s the kind of depression that requires potent psychotropic medications like Zoloft, Prozac and Celexa. It’s the kind of depression that can lead to feelings of extreme self-worthlessness and suicide.

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Dr. Constantinides invited to speak about rhinoplasty at Chilean ENT meeting in Coquimbo, Chile

Nov 11 2014 | Comments (0)
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Dr. Constantinides is in Coquimbo, Chile this week to speak about rhinoplasty, as the guest of the Chilean Otolaryngology Society at their annual meeting.“My trip began with a visit to the sister cities Viña Del Mar and Valparaiso, on the Pacific coast about 80 km from the capital Santiago. When I was about 10 years old, and then again when I was 15, I spent a total of 9 months in Viña Del Mar. This was the beginning of my Spanish exposure, and I continued it through my undergraduate studies at Brown University.

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What Happened to Renee Zellweger?

Oct 22 2014 | Comments (0)
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Hollywood is buzzing about Renee Zellweger's new look. Did she have plastic surgery? Or is she just looking different because of natural aging? The answer probably lies somewhere in between.

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How much does rhinoplasty hurt?

Oct 07 2014 | Comments (0)
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“I want to have a nose job, but am afraid of the pain. How much does rhinoplasty really hurt?”  Rhinoplasty is among one of the most popular plastic surgeries done today on the face. The two things that prevent people from becoming  rhinoplasty patients is: (1) the cost of rhinoplasty, and; (2) the amount of pain during recovery. Fortunately, the fear of pain after rhinoplasty is mostly the fear of the unknown; most patients find that pain after rhinoplasty is not as bad as they feared, and for most is hardly an issue at all.

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