"Dr Joseph made me feel like I was his only patient. He asked me what my concerns were and how he felt he could address them to make me happy. He took the time to explain the products available, what he felt would work for my concerns and how the procedure works. He talked me through the process always making sure I was comfortable."
Botox Procedure in Newport Beach, CA
Botulinum toxin, more commonly called Botox, has been used by doctors to improve facial wrinkles for over two decades. What you may not know is that its use for both medical and cosmetic purposes was pioneered by ophthalmologists. Currently there are multiple formulations of botulinum toxin, including Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin with many more on the horizon.
How does Botox work?
Botox is used primarily to soften facial wrinkles. There are a lot of products that are meant to do the same thing, but Botox is very unique and very effective in achieving this goal. Botox softens these wrinkles by softening the contractions of the muscles that make the wrinkles.
Do I need Botox?
This question can only be answered by you. If you are trying to improve the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines around the eyes, between the brows, or on the forehead, than a Botox treatment is an excellent option. During your consultation with Dr. Joseph in his Newport Beach office, you will learn about the unique treatments he offers, and discuss your individual goals. Together you will develop a plan to maximize your results.
Why choose an oculoplastic surgeon for your Botox treatment?
There are many different types of medical professionals who offer botox treatments. It can very overwhelming as a patient, trying to decide the best place and person to go to in order to get your best result. A successful botox treatment requires your provider to have three vital attributes.
- Experience – Dr. Joseph utilizes botox in both his aesthetic and reconstructive practice daily. He shares his extensive experience with the residents in training at UC Irvine, where he helps train them in both aesthetic and reconstructive uses of botox.
- Ability – In order to reliably achieve desired results from each botox treatment, one must be able to reliably inject precise microscopic amounts of medication to muscles areas that can be a fraction of a millimeter thick. Dr. Joseph is a trained microsurgeon and posses the skills and ability to provide you with your perfect Botox treatment.
- Knowledge – The lines that are best treated by Botox are around the eyes. Dr. Joseph is one of a small group of doctors who focuses his practice in this area. He has unsurpassed knowledge of the anatomy in in this area and this knowledge is paramount in delivering your desired results.
As an ophthalmologist and cosmetic surgeon, Dr. Joseph has extensive experience using Botox for various indications. His patients return extremely happy with the results that Botox can achieve.
If you have used or are considering Botox as part of a regimen to achieve your cosmetic goals, a consultation with Dr. Joseph in his Newport Beach office is an excellent place to start. He will sit down with you and discuss, at length, your areas of concern and the best ways to achieve your ideal result.