The Finger Test
The Finger Test for Sunblock It’s in the middle of a busy office day. Dina is patiently waiting for 10 seconds of my time. She sees a break in the schedule and hands me a glass of water. As I am thinking “how thoughtful of her,” I notice a brown skimming on top of the water. Before I can ...
Free Advice Is Often Not Free
Be Wary of Free Advice It would be quite easy to become cynical about the plastic surgery industry these days. Let me explain. A few days ago, a young lady called the office inquiring about our services. She seemed particularly interested in skin care, so we offered her an appointment with ...
Dr. Mike’s Take on Facelifts Without Incisions
Facelifts Without Incisions: A Good Idea? The other day, one of my patients asked me with great excitement, “Are you aware of the new facelift procedure that is done without any incisions?!” I had to admit, this was news to me, but despite my skepticism, I agreed to look into it. She had ...
Dr. Mike’s Thoughts on Periorbital Juvéderm
Periorbital (Around the Eye) Juvéderm So far this year, the demand for Juvéderm® has been extraordinary. I attribute this increase to more marketing by Allergan, as well as to the positive experiences of lots of patients. The area of injection where I am seeing the greatest interest lately ...
Skin Care at 23…
Life Lessons: Skin Care at 23… After having worked at The Sullivan Centre for almost a year now, I truly feel like I have learned many valuable life lessons. One of the most important things that I am now aware of is the importance of skin care. As someone who is in her early twenties, I was ...
An Example of a Caring Spirit
Sullivan Centre Caring Spirit Award Winner Each quarter, The Sullivan Centre staff nominates one of our own to receive The Sullivan Centre Caring Spirit Award. This tradition began in 1996 and is taken very seriously by the staff. The name of the winner, the employee who exemplifies the true ...
Dr. Mike’s Take on Good to Great by Jim Collins
Thoughts on Jim Collins' Good to Great I recently listened to an audio book by Jim Collins titled Good to Great. I don’t know about you, but I never can find enough time to actually sit down and finish a book. So I always have one downloaded on my iPhone so I can listen when I’m in the car ...