Most popular answers from Raghu Athre, MD

Nasal cartilage surgery, can I make this deviation straight? Is it covered by insurance?

Andropause and Hair Loss

Andropause and hair loss often go hand in hand. Imagine clumps of hair falling off your head, or observing strands of once healthy hair collecting in the shower drain. Maybe you run your hand through your hair and feel it thinning. It can feel daunting and quite scary.

Becoming a Healthy Eater

Being a healthy eater requires you to become both educated and smart about what healthy eating actually is. Being food smart isn’t about learning to calculate grams or fat, or is it about studying labels and counting calories.

Rejuvenation of Decloitte

Been wearing those low cut blouses and bikinis during the hot summer? How about that crepey skin of the top part of your chest (decloitte)?

A new Hollywood trend : Lip Fillers

As summer draws and everyone is getting ready for their selfie best…lips are one of the most common procedures I get requests for. Lips can be made plumper, more defined, and fuller. The options for lips include fillers and permanent implants. There are advantages and disadvantages to both.

Barbed threads and Face lifts

Recently, I was given the opportunity to try out PDS barbed threads to rejuvenate the face. These threads are toted, as non-painful, low downtime, cheaper than a traditional facelift, with good results. I wanted to try this new technology. Though I did not see this as a replacement to a facelift, I wanted to see … Continue reading Barbed threads and Face lifts

Dr. Athre makes it into H Magazine Top Docs Again

September 1, 2016 Raghu Athré MD and Athre Facial Plastics made it into Top Docs again.

How to find a plastic surgeon

The Selection of a Plastic Surgeon Finding a plastic surgeon to do your procedure can be a tough thing. First of all, the initial inertia to get up and find a surgeon to correct something in itself is difficult. It requires the patient to: