Naples Plastic Surgery
Dr. Paul Gardner is one of the leading plastic surgeons in the Naples area who offer Botox® injections. He lends his outstanding injection skills and eye for aesthetics to every procedure to help his Botox® patients look refreshed and radiant. These injections help patients with signs of aging to rejuvenate their appearances and regain their youthful glow.
Many patients wish to treat the fine lines and wrinkles on their faces but do not wish to have a facelift or other anti-aging surgeries due to the time required for recovery or because they are not good candidates for the procedures. Patients can elect for Botox® injections and within minutes are able to return to their daily lives.
Many offices and medspas use nurses to inject Botox®. Dr. Gardner personally injects his Botox patients and has developed a technique that is almost painless.
Botox® Cosmetic in Naples
Botox® Cosmetic injection is one of the best and most widely requested non-invasive anti-aging procedures available today. Approved by the Food and Drug Administration in 2002, Botox® Cosmetic injection has been proven to safely and effectively treat crows' feet, frown lines and furrows in the forehead area. Research has shown that Botox® Cosmetic injection can lessen wrinkles by as much as 80 percent, and the results can lasts up to three months.
Prior to the procedure, Dr. Gardner meets with each patient individually to listen to their aesthetic goals and create a personalized treatment plan that will help patients achieve the results they desire. He carefully evaluates patients' facial structures to determine the ideal injection locations that will yield the most natural-looking results. He then decides upon the appropriate amount of Botox® for the patient to look rejuvenated and refreshed.
Recovering from Botox®
Botox® Cosmetic injections are performed on an outpatient basis, with the entire procedure typically lasting about 20 minutes. Dr. Gardner uses numbing cream, ice, and distraction techniques to make Botox® injections as painless as possible. Patients are able to return to their daily activities shortly after their injection. Dr. Gardner recommends patients keep their head elevated and avoid sunlight for a few hours after the procedure.
Dr. Gardner performs all non-invasive skin treatments at his office, which is equipped with some of the latest technologies available and staffed with compassionate, knowledgeable professionals.