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Dr. Brian Maloney

Facial Plastic Surgery
Atlanta, GA
36 years experience male

Locations

The Maloney Center for Facial Plastic Surgery

Atlanta, GA

Address

6111 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd., Building E, Suite 201, Atlanta, GA
Directions

About

Bio

Dr. Maloney is a double board certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon. He instructs doctors from all over the world on the latest cosmetic surgery techniques and is a National Trainer for Allergan, the makers of Botox Juvederm. He has been featured on Discovery Health TLC.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Facial Plastic Surgery

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Plastic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

43 Answers
12 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Smoking and Wrinkles: There are two things that can accelerate the wrinkle process; sun exposure and smoking. Studies have shown that passive smoking is as bad for you as s... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Liquid Facelift: As we age, most patients loose volume in the face. The bones begin to shrink, fat shifts and resorbs, resulting in the skin sagging. Restoring volume ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Recovery after facel: Recovery is very individual. I recommend setting yourself up for success. Stop any aspirin, advil, (ibuprofen) fish oil, etc for two weeks prior to th... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Endo browlift: Great procedure to raise the eyebrows and clip the frown muscles between the eyebrows. It is performed through several small incisions placed back in ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Age for Lift: I have performed many facelifts on patients in their late 30's. It all comes down to genetics. Some people look much older than their stated age. Sun ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
How Long does Lift ?: While the skin that is removed is permanently removed, most people are thinking, when will the lift relax? The lift relaxes based on the quality of th... Read More
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Facelift Alt: If you have alot of loose skin, nothing will come close to a facelift. For patients with some fullness and little to moderate loose skin, facial lipos... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Eyes Can Change: Eyes can change shape after blepharoplasty. In the old days this was much more common. The lower eyelid is probably the most common reason for eyelid ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Nasal infection: I would ask your treating doctor. They probably took a culture. Generally, one would like to see that the culture reports match up with the antibiotic... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
BOTOX can Lift: BOTOX placed at the crowsfeet and in the frown lines betwen the eyebrows can lift the eyebrows. The amount of lift will vary from person to person.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Neutralizing a Peel: I would wash your face with water to fully remove the peeling agent. It is difficult to respond much more. Did a MD or aesthetician apply the product... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Midface lift: As someone who did a lot of lecturing and writing on the midface lift 20 years ago, i will tell you. I rarely perform the procedure anymore because of... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Red Bumps on Stomach: Red bumps which develop as we age are usually collections of blood vessels called hemangiomas. I would encourage you to see a dermatologist with a vas... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Hot food Hot throat: I am not sure. I would recommend seeing an ENT doctor for examination.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Not: Not everyone needs it, if you do take vit d too.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Rosacea: I recommend patients with rosacea try to reduce their stress! minimize alcohol intake and no smoking! daily use of a gentle cleanser and Metrogel twic... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Plan for Success: Yes, but if you decide to do a full facelift (neck,eyes,and brow). Plan for Success Avoid aspirin, Vit E, Advil, (ibuprofen)fish oil,etc, for two we... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Eye mole: Any growth on the eye should be examined by a specialist to determine if it is a benign growth or a skin cancer. Most often it is a good idea to have... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Mole removal: The first is to have the moles examined by a skin specialist to determine that the moles are benign moles. Small moles are best removed by shaving the... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Eye lift: Most people will develop excess skin of the upper eyelids at some point in time. genetics plays a big role in when it develops. I see people of Irish/... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Facelift Alternative: A facial cosmetic surgeon can evaluate the aging changes on your face and share with you whether fillers are a good option for you. For most people, ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Alt to facelifts: Restoring volume with fillers can create a liquid facelift in the office. Facial liposuction with or without thermi rf to tighten the skin can give n... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
CO2: CO2 laser is a wonderful tool to help improve the quality of the skin for the right patient. It can cause scaring and pigment issues. It is important ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Recurring Nose Bleed: He definitely should be seen by an ENT doctor to examine the nose. If there is a small blood vessel towards the front of the nose, cauterization shoul... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Nose Bleeds: Frequent nose bleeds should be checked out by an ENT doctor. Most commonly the bleeding comes from the front of the nose and may require cauterization... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
The eye have it: No one , except the most extreme cases of excess skin hanging over the eyelashes, needs a blepharoplasty. However because the eyes are an important ae... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Facelift Def: Over the years, the term facelift has been coupled with a number of cute marketing terms. Doctors putting a twist on the procedure, trying to entice t... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Genioplasty: By six months, the chin should have completely healed. If you feel movement of the chin or if you are concerned, you should see the doctor that perfor... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Nasal Tip Swelling: The cardinal signs of infection are swelling, redness and tenderness. if your symptoms progress I would see a doctor.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Changes in Moles: Whenever you have a mole that has changed, the safe thing to do is have a dermatologist check it out. Fortunately by seeing a doctor early, the majori... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Moist Healing is Fas: When you have a scratch on the skin, whether a mole is involved or not, applying an antibiotic ointment or vaseline at least six times a day will help... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Lip swelling: Lip swelling can result from a number of things. Recent sun exposure could cause lip swelling. Allergic reactions to food, lip stick, a hiost of other... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Acne scar treatments: There are different types of acne scarsranging from broad flat to ice pick. The broad flat scars typically can be softened with fillers. Ice pick scar... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Alt to Lift: Options to restore a youthful look include, Fillers, Kybella, facial liposuction with or w/o Thermi Rf and facelift. Every face is different, a cosmet... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Latest Lift Age: The latest age for a lift depends on the patient's health. The oldest patient I performed a first time facelift on was 85. She had a family history of... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Rhinoplasty Recovery: For most patients rhinoplasty is about a one week recovery. They wear a splint on the outside of the nose for a week. I do not use packing on the insi... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Facelift Risks: A facelift is a surgical procedure. In our office, patients have a history and physical prior to the procedure. The lift is performed in a fully licen... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Skin Rejuvenation: Certainly obtaining adequate sleep and eating well, help our body overall. Sunscreen and retinA are the cornerstone of today's skin care program.Once ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Nostril Collapse: Our whole face forms from two separate halves. if you know anyone that has had a cleft palate or lip, this is an example of the process not coming tog... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Dark Circles: Dark circles around the eye can be caused from several things. 1.Actual skin changes, either hereditary or acquired from years of sun damage. Retina a... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Sunburn: Discoloration of the skin after a burn may represent the outer layer of skin getting ready to peel off. Keep the skin hydrated , avoid further sun exp... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Bug bite vs Pimple: Bug bite can be treated with topical antihistamine. Pimple can be treated with a warm compress.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Maloney
Facial Plastic Surgery 36 years experience
Gray Hair: The graying of the hair is more of a genetic issue and not related to the moles. That is the hair in that region may be predisposed to gray in your ca... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Maloney is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Maloney is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Maloney is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your quick reply made me feel good!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine
Graduated 1986MD

Medical/Graduate school

Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, OH
Graduated 1986MD

Residency

SUNY Upstate University Hospital

Residency

Type in hospital

Affiliations

American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
American College of Surgeons
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
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