Stuart Bentkover, MD. Bentkover, can you briefly walk us through your story — how you started and how you got to where you are today. I am double board certified in otolaryngology ear, nose and throat and facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. I spent 23 years in a large group practice in Worcester, where I was involved in clinical and administrative medicine. Frustrated with the inability to build a strong cosmetic practice at my previous location, I decided to open my own practice at the age of
The biology of facial fillers
The biologic behavior of a facial filler determines its advantages and disadvantages. The purpose of this article is to look at the relevant biology as part of a logical basis for making treatment decisions. Historical perspectives and biologic characteristics such as local tissue reaction including phagocytosis and granulomatous inflammation cross-linking, particle concentration, immunogenicity, biofilm formation, gel hardness, and collagen neogenesis are considered. Bovine collagen is the most immunogenic facial filler. Porcine and bioengineered human collagen implants have very low immunogenicity, but allergic reactions and elevations of IgG are possible. Cross-linking and concentration affect the longevity of collagen and hyaluronic acid fillers.
Meet Dr. Stuart Bentkover, MD of Bentkover Facial Plastic Surgery and Laser Center in Worcester
The Bentkover Facial Plastic Surgery and Laser Center was founded on the premise that technical skill, experience, art, innovation, the ability to listen, and compassion are the most important elements of plastic surgery. We are a team of dedicated professionals who work hard each day to perfect this philosophy. Exceptional Facial Plastic Surgery requires a lifelong dedication to refining the craft and art of surgery. In practice since , Dr. Stuart H.
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