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Hair-Free and Carefree with Laser Hair Removal

Published on July 27, 2017

While there are several methods available for hair removal, such as waxing and hair-removal creams, they do not keep the hair from growing back. It can feel frustrating to repeatedly spend time and money on these short-term treatments. For a

What Is Ectropion and How Is It Treated?

Published on July 24, 2017

Ectropion is a condition that affects the tissue around the eyes, specifically the lower eyelids. The part of your eyelid that looks like it forms a seal at the base of the eyes might sag outward, leaving the underside of

Address Sagging and More with Upper-Eyelid Blepharoplasty

Published on July 17, 2017

Lines, wrinkles, and furrows are not the only problems that come with advancing age. Another sign of aging that causes a lot of distress is the sagging of the upper eyelids, which gives the eyes a tired appearance. Although this

Botox Can Give Those Wrinkles a Rest

Published on June 16, 2017

As people age, their skin starts to show various signs of aging. It is not possible to fight the aging process, but it is possible to address the signs of aging in the skin. Nowadays, plastic surgery procedures are very

Kybella Non-Surgical Contouring

Published on March 31, 2017

A double chin can be distressing and cosmetically unattractive. This aesthetic issue may come about for a variety of reasons, including: • Aging: Due to the aging process and tissue loss near the cheeks, the skin tends to slide and

Hemifacial Spasm Disorder: Causes and Symptoms

Published on February 22, 2017

Hemifacial spasm disorder can be described as the involuntary painless twitching of one side of the face. It results from malfunctioning of the seventh cranial nerve, the facial nerve. This nerve is rooted deep in the brain and passes through

Dr. Sami Interview: Sports Eye Injuries

Published on February 20, 2017
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As the weather becomes warmer, outdoor sports become more popular and people take up biking, some toss around the football. Sport injuries are very common and in most cases they end up seeking medical help. Bike-related injuries are just as

Eyelid Surgery and Rejuvination Interview

Published on May 26, 2016

Inside Eyelid Surgery Today Dr. Mirwat Sami discussing the latest eyelid surgery and rejuvenation techniques with Dr. Lycka. There are many reasons people are lining up for eyelid surgery. Medical and beauty are the two driving factors. Your eyes are

Women in Surgery – In the News

Published on April 28, 2016
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Dr. Mirwat Sami appeared on the weekly news show, Houston Newsmakers, discussing “Women Leadership in Medicine and Surgery”. It aired February 21, 2016 10:00 am on Channel 2 Houston KPRC NBC.‪ Overcoming the Odds It is interesting to highlight women

Ptosis: The Medical Term for Drooping Eyelid

Published on April 11, 2016
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What is it? Ptosis, also known as blepharoptosis, is the medical term for a drooping upper eyelid. It is also known as floppy eyelid or droopy eyelid, but ptosis is the correct medical term for a drooping upper eyelid. The