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Business Insider Article: The Perils of Budget Plastic Surgery
I recently wrote an Op-Ed piece for the Business Insider that has gotten a good amount of attention. Here it is: If you need heart surgery, you call a cardiologist. If you need an eye exam, you visit an ophthalmologist. Simple enough. But would you go to an ER doc for liposuction? How about […]
- Posted on: Mar 8 2012
Doctor Oz Segments Are Online
A couple weeks ago I participated in a segment of the Doctor Oz Show called “Secrets To Cheat Your Age.” The program has posted the videos of the segments on their website online. You can find links to the videos below. Secrets to Cheat Your Age, Part 1 Secrets to Cheat Your Age, Part 2 […]
- Posted on: Mar 6 2012
Thank The FDA For Your Breast Implants
Last month 30,000 French women were urged by their government to have their PIP breast implants removed. The French Ministry of Health fears that the implants’ industrial-strength silicone filler, originally made for mattresses, could leak and cause serious health problems. So what should American women with breast implants do? Thank the Food and Drug Administration. […]
- Posted on: Mar 1 2012
What Jeremy Lin Means To Asian Americans
My recent Op-Ed published this past weekend in USA Today: My son used to be Kobe Bryant. But lately when we play hoops, he’s Jeremy Lin. As an Asian-American former backyard hoop star, I whisper, “Thank you — and it’s about time.” When I was my son’s age, I used to be Michael Jordan because […]
- Posted on: Feb 29 2012
More Secrets To Drop A Decade – My Interview on ABC News Detroit
Here is an interview I gave with my local ABC News affiliate in Detroit. We discussed two more ‘inexpensive’ secrets to drop a decade. I’ve had many people ask me how to purchase these and other products I presented on Friday. Feel free to click the links below to purchase them off Amazon!
- Posted on: Feb 27 2012
On Dr. Oz Friday Feb 24th: Secrets To Cheat Your Age: How To Drop A Decade!
Tomorrow on Dr. Oz: three of the country’s top plastic surgeons reveal secrets to cheat your age and drop a decade! They unveil inexpensive ways to take off the years and look younger, without the use of a needle or knife. If you look closely, you just might see a doctor you know on the […]
- Posted on: Feb 23 2012
Plastic Surgery Grew By 5 Percent In 2011
From The American Society of Plastic Surgeons: ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – The plastic surgery market continues to show significant growth – two years in a row. According to statistics released today by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), 13.8 million cosmetic plastic surgery procedures (both surgical and minimally-invasive) were performed in the United States […]
- Posted on: Feb 22 2012
Dr. Youn To Guest On Mancow Radio Show Wednesday, Feb 22nd at 8 am ET!
This will be interesting. I’ll be a guest (via telephone) on the Mancow nationally syndicated radio show Wednesday, February 22nd at 8 am ET! We’ll be discussing Extreme Plastic Surgery: Truth of Myth. Do people really remove ribs to look thinner? Do some women have more than one breast implant per breast? Am I seriously going […]
- Posted on: Feb 21 2012
Fox News: Words of Wellness: “In Stitches”
Growing up, Dr. Anthony Youn was dealt an interesting hand: a tiger parent, an abnormally large jaw, and many, many dateless Friday nights. He details these situations and many more in his book In Stitches, a memoir which follows his humorous—and often touching—path from awkward student to successful plastic surgeon. “I set out to write […]
- Posted on: Feb 20 2012
Study Shows Breast Augmentation Can Improve Your Sex Life… Duh!
RealSelf.com is a plastic surgery site that’s great at creating dialogue between real plastic surgeons and the public. This is the site that allows patients to vote on whether certain procedures are “worth it.” For example, Breast augmentation has a 91% worth it rating, whereas the Lifestyle Lift has a 52% worth it rating. RealSelf.com […]
- Posted on: Feb 16 2012