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Facial Nerve Transfer

Cranial Nerve Surgery

Always at the forefront of advances in facial cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Jose Barrera is excited to share more about a groundbreaking area of focus called cranial nerve surgery….

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Periorbital Rejuvenation

Periorbital Rejuvenation: Combining Brow Lift with Eyelid Surgery

Perhaps the most prominent and expressive area of the face includes the eyes, brows and forehead. Unfortunately, this area is also extremely susceptible to the aging process. With advancing age,…

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Dr. Jose Barrera speaks at International Facial Plastic Surgery Meeting

Dr. Barrera gave courses at the 2018 International Facial Plastic Surgery Meeting at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. His topics were Measure Twice, Cut Once: Virtual Surgical Planning for Craniofacial…

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Buccal Fat Removal

Understanding Buccal Fat Removal

The buccal fat pad is a naturally occurring, walnut-sized mass located beneath the cheekbones in the cheek hollow area. Although soft, full cheeks are a youthful characteristic, some adults feel…

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Best Procedures to Complement Facelift

When performed by a qualified facial plastic surgeon, facelift provides many benefits — in particular, it softens deep creases and wrinkles, restores muscle tone and tightens loose skin. The result…

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Dr. Jose Barrera Featured in August issue of San Antonio Medicine

Treating a Root Cause of Nasal Airway Obstruction: The evolution of treatment modalities for nasal valve collapse Dr. Jose Barerra was recently featured in the August 2018 edition, Volume 71…

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Facelift myths

Common Myths about Facelift

While more people undergo facelift to turn back the clock, myths and misconceptions about the procedure still circulate the Internet. San Antonio facial plastic surgeon Dr. Jose Barrera believes it’s…

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