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Dr. Arian Mowlavi

Plastic Surgery
Laguna Beach, CA
28 years experience

Locations

Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Institute

Laguna Beach, CA

Address

31542 Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 8:00am - 4:30pm
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Practice website

Fax

9494992585

About

Specialties
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Plastic Surgery

Languages spoken

Persian

Doctor Q&A

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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
Botox : In order to prevent wrinkles around the eyes and forehead, patients may have Botox injections performed routinely every 6 months. Patients often start... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
No: Skin cancer is caused by an increase in uv radiation. Although, patient is advised to keep a close eye on the moles for any changes in pigmentation or... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
Yes: Injection of keloid scar is a proven method to reduce its prominence. To improve redness, patients can be treated with ipl. Presents of jewelry does n... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
No: The answer to your question is no. Placement of breast implant by themselves does not lower your risk to develop breast cancer. However patients who ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
No: D&c is risky because it is associated with potential blood lost, therefore should be done in a controlled surgical environment.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
Scar tissue: As the scar tissue becomes more prominent, it pulls on sensory nerves. In order to soften the scar tissue, patient must have steroid injections.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
Exicsion/tightening : Cellulite is caused by increase skin redundancy compared to excess adiposity. It can be result in large subsequent weight large and weight loss or fro... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
Breast Augmentation: To increase breast size, patients have the option to have a breast augmentation by implant or fat grafting. Fat grafting is only an option if there is... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
Liposuction or tuck: Whether or not you would be best treated by liposuction alone versus liposuction and a tuck is dependent on excess fat versus redundant skin.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
Yes: Physical therapy will allow skin and soft tissue to stretch, which will soften the scar.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
Trimodality therapy: The most effective treatment for older aged keloid is trimodality therapy. Trimodality therapy is an excision of scar and repair followed by immediate... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
Revision Surgery: Depending on the type of implant, whether they are silicon or saline, will determine surgical requirement. For saline implants, a small incision can b... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
No: Gynoceomastia is caused by prolific sub-mammary glandary discoid tissue as well as excess adipositiy of the surrounding breast tissue. As such, surgic... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
IPL: Ipl or steroid injections can help with scarring. Ipl is used to decrease redness and steroid injection will help decrease prominence.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
Gynecomastia: Caused by several hormonal factors that can cause an increase in fat or breast gland growth. Most common causes involve, increase voluntary weight gai... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arian Mowlavi
Plastic Surgery 28 years experience
This is not uncommon: During septoplasty procedure, the nerves that supply your nasal tip and bottom of nose are the same as the nerves that travel through the septum. It i... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mowlavi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mowlavi is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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I would like to know more about cellulite
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

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Graduated 1994MD
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