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May / June 2015

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enhancing your natural beauty 100 Cummings Center, Ste 106-D Beverly, MA 01915 978-715-8090 9 Newbury Street Boston, MA 02116 617-262-0070 Board Certified , Member or American Academy of Facial Plastic surgery, Member of the Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, Fellow of the American College of Surgeons Dr. Glavas takes a multidisciplinary approach to cosmetic enhancements with expertise in several surgical and non-surgical techniques, providing more choice for his patients. Regularly quoted as an expert in his field across all media, Dr. Glavas is also the author of numerous articles and reviews in major scientific journals and book chapters on cosmetic facial rejuvenation. Dr. Glavas is the founder and Director of the Glavas Centre, and serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor at NYU School of Medicine and Manhattan Eye Ear and roat Hospital in New York. He is also on staff at the Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary in Boston. (/'blefərə,plastē/) is a medical term and the Greek word for plastic surgery of an eyelid. e term that most people use to describe this surgery is eyelid li or eye-li. It is the plastic surgery of the eyelids to improve appearance or restore function of the upper, lower lids or both. Time, gravity and environmental factors affect our body and the eyelids leading to aging. ink of the eyelids in three dimensions. e skin is affected by sun exposure, smoking, air pollution and develops sun spots, spider veins and wrinkles. Fat from the deeper layers causes bags and dark circles, droopy brows and falling or deflated cheeks give a sagging look and a tired or sleepy appearance. ere are many different surgeries and non surgical methods to address all the above changes. Most of the time a combination of treatments is a more effective way of addressing the signs of aging. It is possible to rejuvenate the eyelids without making a skin incision and even without surgery at all. But how would you know which procedure is right for you? at depends on the skin type, the ethnic identity, age, anatomy and structure of the face and the goals that we want to achieve. Do you have any of these questions? What is the right eyelid procedure for me, upper, lower or both? Can my eyes look younger yet keep their distinctive characteristics? Can I get an eyelid fold if I don't have one? Will my eyes look bigger? I had keloids in the past am I a good candidate for eyelid surgery? What technique is right for me with or without skin incision, using laser or radiofrequency, or none? All these and more answers are available to you during a consultation in our office. It can be an easy decision for you to make as long as you get the proper information and know what results to expect. Dr. Glavas has the credentials and the experience to help you understand and make an informed decision about your eyelid surgery. In our office you'll make an educated choice...the right choice! DR. IOANNIS GLAVAS, THE EYELID SPECIALIST Dr. Ioannis Glavas is a board certified (abo) occuloplastic and facial cosmetic surgeon specializing in eyelid procedures. | YOu fEEL YOuNG AT HEART. DON'T YOu wANT TO LOOk THE SAmE? 100 Cummings Center, Ste 106-D, Beverly, MA 01915 978-712-8090 Before Aer Before Aer bleph•a•ro•plas•ty

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