Author Archive for josephwalrathmd

Cupid Strikes!

Lip injections can be very rewarding.  Hyaluronic acid injections (Juvederm products) are very useful for improving lip definition.  My favorite use for them is to elongate the philtrum (the distance between base of nose and border of upper lid), and…

The reviews are in!

The Good, The Bad, and The Funny: Recent Patient Reviews I am listing eighteen recent consecutive patient reviews of my practice, as I think they provide a pretty good sense of our priorities as a practice, including not just my…

“Lazy Eyelid” Repair

Some children are born with significant droop of one or both of the eyelids, known as “congenital ptosis”.  Adult-onset droop is usually known as “involutional ptosis”, and basically means that a tendon has been stretched that needs to be tightened up.  Congenital…