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Howard Tobin MD FACS

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Expertise

I can answer questions related to Cosmetic Surgery. I cannot answer questions related to reconstruction, burn treatment, cleft palate surgery or traumatic surgery. My practice is, and has been for 36 years, limited to Cosmetic Surgery. For further information, go to www.newlook.org

Experience in the area

As mentioned above, I have exclusively practiced cosmetic surgery for over 36 years. My practice encompases all aspects of cosmetic surgery

Organizations

American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (past president) American Society of Liposuction Surgery (past president) Cosmetic Surgical Society of Texas (past president) Fellow American College of Surgeons Texas Medical Association see cv on website www.newlook.org for further details

Publications

Seventy three published articles. see cv on website www.newlook.org for further details

Education/Credentials

Graduate of Princeton University and Baylor College of Medicine Internship - University of Virginia Residency - Baylor Medical College Affiliated Residencies Fellowship - University of Cincinnati see cv on website www.newlook.org for further details

Awards and Honors

American Medical Association - Physician's Recognition Award; 1969- present American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery Honor Award, October, 1983 American Board of Cosmetic Surgery - Certificate of Appreciation - 1987 American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery - Best presentation at 1987 annual meeting: "Revision Mammaplasty with Replicon Prosthesis" Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Healthcare Certificate of Appreciation 1989-90 American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Honor Award for distinguished service, 1989 American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Appreciation Award for authorship of monograph on outpatient surgery , 1993 Certificate of Excellence in Continuing Medical Education in Cosmetic Surgery, 1993 - American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. International Academy of Aesthetic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine - Honor Award, 1994 American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery - Recognition plaque following term of Presidency - 1995 Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Healthcare Special Citation of Appreciation for Service; November 1996 International Academy of Aesthetic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine - Appointed honorary North American President, 1995 1997 American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery: Award for excellence in cosmetic surgery; Jan 2003 Cosmetic Surgical Society of Texas Appreciation Award for Leadership; 2004 Honorary Member Mexican Academy of Cosmetic Surgery 2007

Past/Present Clients

A past sponsor of the Miss Texas USA pageant, he has also served as a judge for this and other pageants. His patients include many pageant contestants and winners up to the Miss Universe title

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Recent Answers from Howard Tobin MD FACS

2016-09-10 Mole removal:

Freezing, chemicals and various forms of electrsurgical or laser energy are used, but all do leave scars to some extent. A light surgical "shave" of the lesion can be used. while scaring is minimal with

2016-09-10 Mole removal:

No simple answer for this one James.  It depends on the size and location of the mole.  Some areas of the face heal better than others, and scaring can vary from individual to individual.  Generally, benign

2016-06-29 Fixing a face:

Yes it could.  Orthodontic (or maxillofacial) treatment, which alters the bone structure, could be a consideration but is much more extensive.  An implant would not change dental function but could well

2016-06-28 Fixing a face:

Audra    First of all, you are not an ugly girl.  It is impossible to give specific advice about cosmetic surgery without a personal consultation, so before making any decisions, you should consult one

2016-06-15 Forgien object:

Bill    It is interesting that you bring this up since it was the subject of a recent discussion panel.  Since I'm not a lawyer, I can't give you a legal opinion but from a medical standpoint, I feel that

 

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