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American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS)
Undergraduate & Medical SchoolMedical: MD, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University
Post-Medical School TrainingResidencies:
Internal Medicine, University of Hawaii
Dermatology, University of New Mexico
Treatments offered at Fair Oaks Skin Care Center
Most popular answers from Brenda Dintiman, MD
I agree that the biggest problem I see is that patients needed two or three syringes to produce the results they were looking for such as filling of... READ MORE
We typically treat patients for 20 weeks with Accutane. Although I tell patients to expect clearing by the 10th week, the results vary from person to... READ MORE
Althought there can be bumps after injecting filler, they are easily massaged or softened if the filler is applied properly to begin with. I have had... READ MORE
I agree that the amount of swelling and bruising is difficult to predict. There is minimal swelling with Botox but it is not unusual to get a small... READ MORE
The corners of my mouth turn down. Will Botox help with this or is there another non surgical treatment which will help?
I agree that the best non-surgical treatment is to use fillers like restylane, perlane or juvederm to support the corners of the mouth and below the... READ MORE
I agree that most of the time the appearance of a droopy eyelid is a result of treating the frontalis muscle (forehead) with Botox in someone who... READ MORE
We often have patients come in for their salicylic acide peels for pigmentation or acid and decide to have botox on the same day. It should be... READ MORE
I prefer to use radiesse and perlane in the nasolabial folds especially if the folds are deeper. I find that both products can last 9 months to a... READ MORE
I agree that they most important decision is to choose a cosmetic dermatologist or plastic surgeon to do your injections. Using Radiesse to augment... READ MORE
Accutane and laser treatments are not compatible since it can put you at increased risk for scarring or difficulty healing from the laser treatments... READ MORE
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