result of cosmetic surgery includes the look and the feel
when it is all done. The result is both the good and
the bad. A person can look good and not feel well or
feel well but not look good. All these can and do
occur. This is a part of what we want to answer and
show with this web site.
On the good side,
we want to show how beautiful the results can be and
how safe, easy, and comfortable surgery can be.
comfortable, easy and free of pain? And is the
result more beautiful than was expected or than one
could have hoped for?
Or was the
experience disabling in appearance and in level of
discomfort? Did the surgery or anesthesia cause
sickness with nausea and vomiting? Was
hospitalization necessary? Was it a terribly
upsetting and miserable experience that would not be
wished on anyone? Was this an experience that would
not have been done, had the results been known ahead
Wouldn't it be
nice if we could know the odds of good or bad
results? We would be made aware of the percentage of
patients who have had nausea or vomiting due to the
surgery or anesthesia. Or, the percentage who are
pleased or displeased with the surgery or the
cosmetic result. These answers could certainly help
a person make the right decision and with no
along with the before and after pictures, can help a
lot in deciding whether to have something done. We
could find out the complication rate and the success
rate, and the gain versus the pain. It is the
surgeon’s responsibility to provide safety with
maximum gain and little or no pain. The maximum
benefit with the least cost.
The incidence of
all the common complications such as infection,
bleeding, blood clots (hematoma), prolonged
bruising, bruising in general, distorting swelling,
nausea and vomiting, and the more serious
complications such as strokes and heart attacks,
illnesses requiring hospitalization, and mortality
should all be known for each procedure and each
Wouldn’t it be
great if all that information were available to the
consumer? A really informed decision could
then be made.
We provide all
that information from the thousands of procedures
performed. Here in this web site there is some
information, and even more through our office. Most
of that information regarding the good and bad sides
of results is shown here on the web site. But please
contact us if there are any unanswered questions.
Our before and
after pictures show our results. And, we will share
with you the post-anesthesia experiences, results
questionnaires, and the compiled comments and
answers to all these questions from thousands of
All patients are
given these questionnaires, and almost all complete
them for our study. None are excluded from our
There are problems
that frequently occur, but can be avoided.
For Nose surgery:
1. Making external
incisions, especially the one across the little
column used for an open rhinoplasty.
2. Doing too much
or too little.
For face and cheek
1. Failing to
eliminate the cheek folds.
conspicuous incisions in front of the ear.
William Roy Morgan M.D., F.A.C.S.
1419 Superior Avenue, Suite 2
Newport Beach CA 92663