Category Archives: Dr. Anthony Youn in the Media

Why More Men Are Having Plastic Surgery: My Latest CNN.com Article

The pair of double-Ds jutting out in front of me look like they would belong on Pam Anderson. Instead they’re attached to a 14-year-old boy. I whip out a black marker and start drawing on Phil, my first surgery patient of the day.  Phil has severe gynecomastia, or enlarged male breasts.   Phil was brought […]

  • Posted on: Apr 18 2012
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The University of Michigan On “In Stitches”- “Refreshingly Honest And Humorous”

The University of Michigan student paper, Michigan Daily, has published a nice little article about my memoir In Stitches. “What a pair. Double D’s. Poking up at me like twin peaks. Pam Anderson, eat your heart out. Too bad they’re attached to a fourteen-year-old boy.” So begins Anthony Youn’s “In Stitches,” a refreshingly honest and […]

  • Posted on: Mar 26 2012
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Pillow Face: The New Hollywood Fashion

What is going on with all the Pillow Faces in Hollywood?  There’s been a rash of them lately, each one seemingly worse than the next.  A Pillow Face is the term used when a person has overplumped cheeks, causing them to look like a Cabbage Patch Doll or as if they’re storing nuts for the winter.  […]

  • Posted on: Mar 20 2012
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Why Your Waiter Has An M.D. – My Latest CNN.com Article

I met Sam* in the OR a few years ago. A polite surgical technician in his early 30s, we’d often chat after work. Sam obtained his medical degree from a school in Eastern Europe prior to immigrating to the United States. Now he spends his days cleaning surgical instruments and his nights working in a […]

  • Posted on: Mar 19 2012
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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
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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
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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
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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
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