Ben Talei, MD
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Board Certified.
Dual Fellowship Trained.
Facial Plastic Surgeon.

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Can Plastic Surgery Help You See Better?

box-noseBlepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery, is one of the most popular procedures in facial plastic surgery. While this simple surgery is known for rejuvenating the appearance of the eyes, it can also provide significant improvement to a patient’s vision. (more…)

Could Male Plastic Surgery Boost Your Career?

Male Plastic Surgery Facial plastic surgery isn’t just for women. Unfortunately, the aging face is not gender restricted. For men, a driving factor for considering plastic surgery is to stay competitive in the workplace. There are certain features that are masculine and favorable on a male face, such as a strong jawline and prominent nose. However, there are other features that develop with age that can make a man look tired, sad or even angry. These are most evident around the eyes. (more…)

Eyelid Reconstruction After Mohs Surgery

Beverly Hills CA Experience Plastic SurgeonFor the highest cure rate, skin cancer must be detected early and removed entirely. Mohs surgery is undoubtedly the best procedure to remove skin cancer, including basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma. During Mohs surgery, thin layers of cancer-containing skin are progressively removed and examined until only cancer-free tissue remains. This technique can be performed anywhere on the body and it is highly effective. However, if Mohs surgery is performed on the face, it may need to be followed with plastic surgery. Furthermore, if you need skin cancer removal on your eyelids, which are among the most delicate features of the face, eyelid reconstruction surgery may be suggested to restore your eye to natural beauty and function. (more…)

Your Aging Eyes

Eyelid Lift Doctor in Beverly Hills CAYour eyes are typically the first feature others notice about you. They instantly reflect your mood and your energy. Your eyes are also a defining factor in how youthful (or old) you appear. Your eyes can begin to show signs of aging even as a young adult. Sagging eyes, bags under the eyes, crow’s feet, deep tear troughs and dark circles are common complaints when it comes the eyes. In many cases, patients feel that their eyes are largely misrepresenting their age. Fortunately, there are endless options when it comes to addressing unwanted eye aesthetics. From topical creams and fillers to surgical eyelid lifts, there are solutions for anyone who wants to reverse the signs of aging and restore a youthful sparkle. (more…)