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Hot Topics in Plastic Surgery

Sorry for the lack of updates recently. My wife and I spent the weekend in Baltimore, where I attended part of the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. I presented a talk on “Lunchtime” facelift surgery at the “Hot Topics” seminar, which covers new and emerging trends in plastic surgery. Some of […]


Breast Augmentation News Story on Fox 2 Detroit

I was recently featured on a the local Fox affiliate here in Detroit in a segment about the rising popularity of silicone gel implants. They follow one of my patients through her breast augmentation surgery with Memory Gel implants. Check it out here if you have a minute and are interested. Thanks to Lila Lazarus […]


Dr. Youn interview on Love to Know Celebrity Edition

The nice site Celebrity.LovetoKnow.com has posted an interview with me on their site. I don’t often put a lot of personal information on my blog, but there is a little more here if you may be interested. Thanks to Celebrity.LovetoKnow.com for the very nice writeup. Thanks for reading.Michigan-based Plastic Surgeon Anthony Youn, M.D.:


Dr. Youn on the Fox News Channel Wed Aug 1st

I’ve been asked to be on the Fox News Channel tomorrow morning at 9:30am EDT tomorrow on the show America’s Newsroom. If you get a chance to catch it, I’ll be discussing the influence of plastic surgery television shows on patients and surgery. Thanks to the Fox News Channel for the invitation. Thanks for reading.Michigan-based […]


Liposuction Deaths in Arizona

A massage therapist performed a liposuction procedure in which a woman died. A homeopathic physician who was denied a medical doctor’s license by the state board did another procedure in which a patient died.Others who performed cosmetic surgery did not have formal medical training, including a bookkeeper and a former restaurant owner.(from the Arizona Republic) […]


Ethics of Medical Blogs

There is an interesting article in today’s Detroit Free Press about medical blogs and the ethics surrounding them. There are numerous physicians who have had their blogs shut down due to ethics violations. The question of ethics and this blog has always concerned me. While you can’t please everyone, I hope that this blog is […]


The G Shot

I’ve been asked by the Fox News Channel to discuss The G Shot on America’s Newsroom tomorrow at 9:30 am. The G Shot is a procedure originated by well-known Beverly Hills gynecologist Dr. David Matlock, which entails injecting collagen into the G-spot to increase its thickness and size. The belief is that this can enhance […]


Dr. Youn on Fox News Thursday May 17 at 9:40am

Just a quick note: I’ll be interviewed on Fox News (the cable news channel) tomorrow morning at 9:40am on America’s Newsroom. They will be asking me about some of the latest “fad” cosmetic procedures. Thanks for reading.DrMichigan-based Plastic Surgeon Anthony Youn, M.D.:


New York Times Article

This blog and I were mentioned in the New York Times yesterday in an articled entitled, “Blogging for Beauty.” In it they state: Another surgery skeptic online is Dr. Anthony Youn, a plastic surgeon in Rochester Hills, Mich., who deconstructs the procedures of well-known figures on celebritycosmeticsurgery.blogspot.com. Not too exciting, but a mention nonetheless. They […]