I met Dr Chris Nguyen and Dr Sandy Ratner in 2004 when we participated Project Vietnam's mission trip to Lang Song, Vietnam. Since then, I went to Vietnam with Project Vietnam team several times. Meantime, Chris and Sandy founded Open Heart Foundation to work with the Odonto-Maxillo Facial Hospital of the Ho Chi Minh City. They travel to HCM City every fall to work with the local surgeons and medical staff at the Odonto-Maxillo Facial Hospital, teaching orthognathic surgery, and cleft lip and palate procedures. This is their tenth anniversary. Two years ago, I joined their team for ...
October is the Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Breast cancer affects 1 in 8 American women in their lifetime. With early detection, breast cancer is curable. I know so many breast cancer survivors, and I have treated many cancer survivors with breast reconstruction. Please join us raising the awareness to breast cancer. If you like, there are many non-for-profit organizations that you may donate and support....
Went to see Mathew Borne's new ballet production, The Red Shoes, at Ahmanson Ttheater, last night. I have seen his productions in the past, including Swan Lake, Cinderella, and Edward Scissorhands, and thoroughly enjoyed his shows. His productions are very elegant, witty, and humorous at the same time. This time, he took on the old UK film, The Red Shoes, from 1940s. The story of love and passion is beautifully displayed with elegant yet powerful choreography. Highly recommend this show to anyone who is interested in dance and ballet. Also, the stage production and lighting are sup...
09.24.2017 | Category, Frontpage Article
There have been a series of natural disasters hitting North and Central America this month. Starting from Texas, Florida, now Puerto Rico and Mexico. I know many patients who has family and friends affected by these natural disasters. Please consider giving help to those suffering from the disasters. Let's help them get back to feet. If you can, please donate to charity organizations ass...
07.08.2017 | Category, Blog
Yes, This is the term that is making the eyes of every mother twinkle, followed by a smile of course. After a few years and a couple of children, many women today are deciding to get their bodies back with a mommy makeover.
What is Mommy Makeover?
Mommy makeover is a unique cosmetic surgical procedure designed specifically for women who wish to enhance their appearance and...
07.07.2017 | Category, Blog
Obagi Hydrate moisturizers include Hydrate and Hydrate Luxe. They provide long-lasting hydration for essential moisturization and rejuvenation. Designed for every skin type, they help enhance skin’s smoothness with innovative Hydromanil technology (a moisturizer naturally derived from tara seed), glycerin, shea butter, mango butter, and avocado.1
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