About Dr. Nassif
Dr. Paul S. Nassif, an internationally known plastic and reconstructive surgeon, has a distinguished background. Recognized by the media, patients and peers for his innovative surgical techniques, he treats patients from around the world to correct some of the most challenging and difficult cases. He specializes in creating professional, natural results in both rhinoplasty and aging facial surgery. His practice is located at Spalding Drive Cosmetic Surgery and Dermatology, located in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Dr. Nassif is an expert in rhinoplasty, using his skills as a surgeon and artist to create a nose that fits the face and is both functional and aesthetically pleasing, not artificial and out of place. He also specializes in rhinoplasty for ethnic noses, creating a look that is proportional to a person’s ethnic features.
A specialist in endoscopic facial surgery for older patients, Dr. Nassif uses a technique called “The Anti-Gravity Facelift” that conceals incisions and reduces any scars. The procedure is known for achieving natural-looking results with a short recovery time. Dr. Nassif has developed a gel created from the patient’s own blood cells to accelerate the healing process.
Dr. Nassif is affiliated with several top hospitals and medical schools in Southern California. He has authored many peer-reviewed articles on facial plastic, cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, and he is a frequent presenter and speaker at medical conferences. He is a lecturer at the University of Southern California and UCLA schools of medicine.
Dr. Nassif appears frequently on television and in print media. He is a regular guest on E! Entertainment’s “Dr. 90210,” where he helps promote the benefits of cosmetic surgery. He has also been interviewed on the NBC Nightly News and “Today,” “Inside Edition,” CBS’s “Healthbeat,” and “Extra.” Dr. Nassif uses these opportunities to talk about the latest advancements in anti-aging surgical procedures, rhinoplasty, computer facial morphing and the anti-wrinkle drug Botox. ABC’s “Good Morning America” and “Entertainment Tonight” have aired stories about Dr. Nassif, his “Anti-Gravity Facelift” and his work in rhinoplasty. He has also given interviews to People Magazine, the Associated Press, USA Today, The Los Angeles Times, and The Wall Street Journal.
Dr. Nassif spends a great deal of time on charity work. He is an active participant in “Face to Face,” a national organization that offers consultations and surgery to domestic violence victims. He also works with the Lymphoma Research Foundation, Coach for Kids, Race To Erase MS, The Arthritis Foundation, and Portraits of Hope, a program that provides creative therapy for hospitalized children.
About Dr. Yoo
Donald B. Yoo, M.D. is a board certified surgeon, fellowship trained in facial plastic surgery with extensive experience in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. He has gained esteem and recognition as a Rhinoplasty Specialist and Asian Rhinoplasty specialist with expertise in the most contemporary autologous graft techniques including rib cartilage harvest and diced cartilage fascia (DCF) techniques.
Dr. Yoo studied and trained at a number of distinguished institutions including Duke University in Durham, Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City, and the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. It is during his fellowship training in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at USC he began his friendship and mentoring with Dr. Nassif. So impressed with his talent, Dr. Nassif asked Dr. Yoo to join his team and become his first and only partner in 15+ years of practice.
Dr. Yoo specializes in rhinoplasty, revision rhinoplasty, facial rejuvenation surgery (including blepharoplasty and facelift), and Asian cosmetic surgery (including Asian rhinoplasty and Asian blepharoplasty/Asian eyelid surgery). He has been asked to share his innovations and refinements in rhinoplasty and Asian rhinoplasty at national meetings for Facial Plastic Surgery and Plastic Surgery. Surgeons have traveled from around the country to observe his sophisticated techniques.
Dr. Yoo believes in the consultation as a time for the patient and surgeon to connect in terms of aesthetic and functional results, to produce the most pleasing results possible. He believes strongly in tailoring each procedure to the individual patient to produce a balanced and harmonious result which enhances the patient’s appearance, rather than alerting it. His attention to detail, technical expertise, and artistic talents have earned him high praise from his mentors, peers, and patients alike.
He continues to remain on the leading-edge of plastic surgery by remaining active in research and teaching young plastic surgeons in training as an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Southern California – Keck School of Medicine.