Dr. Youn's Blog

The Unsung Heroes Of Medicine

My latest article from CNN.com: I once had a doctor tell me, “Physicians get all the glory and all the money.”  While that’s not necessarily true – nurses get quite a bit of recognition in health care- most people don’t realize just how many people it takes to save a life.  I was struck by […]

  • Posted on: Dec 22 2012
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Methods For Improving Lower Eyelid Bags

This is a recent TV segment I filmed for ABC TV. We discuss the various ways a person can improve the bags under the eyes, including both surgical and non-surgical techniques. I hope you enjoy watching it!

  • Posted on: Dec 19 2012
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Woman Busted Trying To Smuggle Cocaine In Breast Implants

Strange story from CNN.com: She arrived on a suspicious flight. Her story didn’t sound right. And then there was the blood … under her breasts. An airport security check in Spain led to an operating table for a passenger — where, authorities said, they found she had tucked packs of cocaine in her breast implants. […]

  • Posted on: Dec 17 2012
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Bagel Face and Simon Cowell Placenta Facials

Here is a video from a recent Fox News segment I did on the bizarre Japanese phenomenon of the Bagel Face and rumors that Simon Cowell is undergoing placenta facials. The visuals of the bagel face are incredible! Who thinks up this stuff??

  • Posted on: Dec 3 2012
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More on the Botched Buttock Implant Video

Here is an update on the viral video of the botched buttock implant job that I posted on the other day.  I was interviewed by NBC News.com regarding what possibly happened with her.  You can read their comprehensive and interesting article HERE.

  • Posted on: Dec 2 2012
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Botched Buttock Implant Video – Disturbing

This is a video of a woman with what appears to be a botched buttock implant. Crazy! Her butt looks big enough without an implant in it. So why did this happen? It appears that the implant was likely not placed under the fascia or within the muscle. If it’s placed too close to the […]

  • Posted on: Nov 29 2012
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Why You Should Avoid Afternoon Surgery

My latest article on CNN.com has gotten some people riled up: It’s 3 pm. You’re checked into the hospital for a routine surgery, scheduled to begin in fifteen minutes.  This is the first operation you’ve ever had.  Lying on a small gurney, covered only by a thin patient gown, you begin to shiver.  Your heart […]

  • Posted on: Nov 28 2012
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Man Sues Wife For Being Ugly Pre-Plastic Surgery… And Wins $120,000!

If you think the court system in the United States is messed up, check out this story coming out of China! A husband sued his wife for hiding the fact that she had $100,000 of plastic surgery. He suspected something was wrong when they had a baby who didn’t look like her. The baby looked […]

  • Posted on: Nov 8 2012
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