Richard A. Baxter, M.D.

The Art Behind Plastic Surgery

Facial Surgery

Seattle Chin & Cheeck Implants, Facelifts, and Lip Augmentation By Dr. Baxter

My emphasis with all facial procedures is a natural look, using state of the art techniques and an artistic perspective. Procedures are planned, based on individual needs rather than a “cookie cutter” approach or clever sounding branding.

Cheek & Chin Implants

When used for the right conditions, facial implants in the cheek and/or chin can create balanced and proportionate facial features.

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Eyelids (Blepharoplasty)

Eyelid surgery (technically called blepharoplasty) is a procedure to remove excess skin from the upper and lower eyelids.

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Fortunately, facelift techniques have evolved to the point that recovery is rapid and results very natural appearing.

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Forehead Lift

A forehead lift or "brow lift" is a procedure that restores a more youthful, refreshed look to the area above the eyes.

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Lip Augmentation

Full appearing lips have long been considered a hallmark of youthful beauty. Newer methods of lip augmentation, which are longer lasting and more...

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Ear surgery, or otoplasty, is usually done to set prominent ears back or to reduce the size of large ears.

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The Steps To Avoiding A "Botched" Procedure

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