Palo Alto Facial Plastic Surgeon
1795 El Camino Real, Ste. 200
Palo Alto, California 94306 US
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"He told me he had years experience on Mixto, and asking around his employes told me that they have bein doing mixto c02 for 6 months." "After treatment they did not give me written instructions how to care for my skin, did not set a fallow up appointment, have not yet responded to my concerns which are the white patches all over my face...." "Dr. Newman made sure i was comfortable with the injections and he really took his time to perfect my lips."

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5 out of 5 stars Juvederm

Very Happy Patient! - Palo Alto, CA

I had filler done with Dr. Newman for the first time and I could not be more pleased with him as my cosmetic surgeon. Dr. Newman and his staff really cared about all my concerns-I was really nervous going into his office! Dr. Newman made sure i was comfortable with the injections and he really took his time to perfect my lips. I told him I wanted a more plump, fuller pout, but did not want to look fake. He also recommended some filler to soften my "laugh lines", this made a huge difference in my appearance, without the puffy look that i thought I would get! Dr. newman knows his stuff, and I would trust whatever he recommends. So far I love, love the juvederm! Thank you Dr. Newman!!

5 out of 5 stars MiXto Laser

GREAT MIXTO, FILLER, BOTOX, SURGICAL RESULTS - Palo Alto, CA

IDr. Newman always takes the time to explain and answer any questions I have had regarding any procedure. He is the Best of the Best.

5 out of 5 stars Vanquish

38 Year Old, 7 Months Post Baby - Palo Alto, CA

I have had 4 treatments and lost 2 pant sizes. I am so happy with the results. There was little pain. I did experience some soreness after treatments for a few days but tolerable. I began to notice a difference after first treatment. Doctor was very nice and office staff very helpful. Well worth it and would recommend this to everyone!

4 out of 5 stars Botox

Botox for TMJ

He takes time to explain things in detail... a much overlooked skill amongst docs today IMHO.

5 out of 5 stars Fraxel Laser

Fraxel CO2 Laser and Botox Treatments - Palo Alto, CA

I saw Dr. Newman for a Fraxel CO2 Laser treatment to minimize a facial scar and have been very pleased with his work and his staff. It was reassuring that he made sure I was comfortable and not in pain during the procedure! I have also seen him for botox injections and have been really happy with the results! Will continue to be a patient!

1 out of 5 stars MiXto Laser

MixTo Treatment Great, but Unplanned Disaster Happened

While he is extremely good at communicating the process every step of the way and has a very good aesthetic eye, he does not appear to have a "crisis management" plan in place. Sometimes untoward things DO happen, and a patient may need to be admitted to a hospital OR sent to a GP doc asap. I feel that is essential for any plastic surgeon: know what you'll do in case of a crisis.

1 out of 5 stars MiXto Laser

MIXTO C02 Left White Patches All over my Face!! Help.

He told me he had years experience on Mixto, and asking around his employes told me that they have bein doing mixto c02 for 6 months. After treatment they did not give me written instructions how to care for my skin, did not set a fallow up appointment, have not yet responded to my concerns which are the white patches all over my face.

5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

Rhinoplasty

My mom has been going to Dr. Newman for over 10 years.. I had my tonsils out, my adenoids out and still couldnt breath or sleep efficiently. I turned 18 and my mom took me to have a consult with Dr. Newman. I had my rhinoplasty and I could breath and sleep the night of the surgery better than I can ever remember. I also lost 50 pounds a year after because I can actually exercise now. Dr....

5 out of 5 stars SculpSure

I recommend Dr. Newman for SculpSure

Dr. Newman performed sculpsure on my stomach and I loved the results. After two kids I had some stubborn fat on my stomach and my sides that just wouldn't quite go away with my active lifestyle and this procedure was the perfect remedy. In 20 painless minutes I was already done and over the next few months began to see the stubborn areas get smaller. I would definitely recommend this procedure...

5 out of 5 stars Lip Implants

So Glad I Went With Dr. Newman!!!

I cannot begin to tell you how pleased I am with Dr. Newman and his staff. I called around asking about surgeons' experience with lip IMPLANTS and if they had before & after photos. Dr. Newman had a handful and they all looked great! He's also reasonably priced, and I honestly think he should charge more because he is just that good! The woman on the phone, Kimberly, was so nice and...

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Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and American Board of Otolaryngology

Memberships

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)

Consultation Fee

$125 for consultation with Surgeon, Free Consult with Aesthetician

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Newman has hospital affiliations at Stanford, Premier Plastic Surgery Center.

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: Baylor University
    Medical: MD, University of Texas
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: Stanford University Residency: Otolaryngology and Head & Neck Surgery, Stanford University
    Fellowship: Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Stanford University

Treatments offered at Premier Plastic Surgery

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Is Evolastin by Syneron an Up Dated Version of EPrime by Syneron?

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What is the Best Treatment for Upper Eye Fine Lines Without Going Under the Knife

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What is the Recovery Time from Sculptra?

As you can see from the responses by experienced Physicians, Sculptra injections require no additional time off of work or social activities compared... READ MORE

Bay Area Recommendations for Cheek and Tear Trough Fillers?

Volume loss is quite common in the under eye area.  Assessment needs to be made of the cause and then address the correct layer ( bone, fat,... READ MORE

Why Does Skin Thickness Matter for Nose Surgery?

Rhinoplasty can change bone, cartilage, and the soft tissue including skin. Thin skin can show more tip definition as a positive  yet... READ MORE

Will Insurance Cover a person's Botox Injections?

Botox is not covered for Cosmetic Purposes or Indications. However, the FDA recently cleared Botox to be marketed for use in patients with chronic... READ MORE

What Laser Treatment Works Best for Skin Repair?

While there are multiple lasers that are used to repair skin, the most effective wavelength is the carbon dioxide.  Short answer--Aging and sun... READ MORE

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