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Kiya Movassaghi, MD, DMD, is both a plastic surgeon and a plastic surgeon’s advocate. He is the founder and director of Movassaghi Plastic Surgery & Ziba Medical Spa in Eugene, Oregon, a clinical assistant professor of plastic surgery at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland as well as the 2015-2016 president of the Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons (NWSPS).
Aside from running a busy surgical practice, Movassaghi also spends much time teaching residents the ins and outs of plastic surgery procedures including how and when to best use the new highly cohesive “gummy bear” breast implants. He is equally passionate about the importance of wellness initiates for surgeo
When actress Angelina Jolie says or does something, photographers and paparazzi point, click and pursue. Whether on the red carpet, a movie set, or soap box, she has a way of capturing our collective attention.
And she has done it again.
Jolie has championed human rights and international adoption and is now doing the same for breast cancer prevention. It’s always personal with Jolie, but this time it seems almost intimate. Jolie underwent a preventive mastectomy to reduce her risk of breast cancer after testing positive for the breast cancer genes and told the world all about it in a New York Times Op-Ed piece.
As a result of Jolie’s shocking admission, doctor’s phones be
If you want to know what trends are hot in plastic surgery, consult Dr. Anthony Youn, a board-certified plastic surgeon and an assistant professor at the William Beaumont School of Medicine in Michigan. He is a regular on such programs as the Rachael Ray Show, CBS’s The Early Show, and The Doctors, where he quite likely dished on some of the latest procedures celebs are flocking to. He’s a regular contributor to the national media on women’s health and beauty and is always on the hunt for new beauty treatments. His personal and humorous memoir about becoming a doctor, In Stitches, was published in February 2012 by Gallery Books. After completing his general surgery and plastic surgery trai