Coronavirus Update

COVID-19 (named for Corona Virus Disease 2019) has all of us, as members of the human race, on alert. Though we do not live in a bubble, please be aware of the following measures we are taking to protect you, our patients, whom we have the privilege to treat, and […]

How To Get Rid of a Double Chin

A double chin is a source of frustration and self-consciousness for many individuals. Fortunately, various treatments are available to help patients get rid of that unwanted excess fat and achieve a more defined and sculpted jawline. At Joshua Korman MD, we offer a range of options to address patient concerns […]

Tattoo Removal

Tattoo removal uses laser technology to remove this otherwise permanent form of body art. For thousands of years, tattoos have been a means for people to express their individuality, religious beliefs, and group affiliations. Many people today have a deeply personal connection to their tattoos, while others view it as […]

How do Lasers Work on Skin?

Lasers provide patients and professionals with effective results that last. But how exactly do they work? And which laser treatment is the right choice for certain cosmetic issues? Leading plastic surgeon Dr. Joshua Korman utilizes aesthetic laser treatments to help his patients feel more confident in their skin. A consultation […]

Skin Tightening without Surgery

Finding the most effective skin-tightening treatments without going through a surgical procedure can be challenging. But, after a thorough assessment of patient concerns, surgeons can provide cost-effective, customizable treatment options to the individual.  Nationally-recognized plastic surgeon Dr. Joshua Korman provides individualized non-surgical treatments to refresh and rejuvenate aging skin at […]

What to Do About Jowls?

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Learn to Say Goodbye to Signs of Aging Jowls are loose, sagging skin around the jawline. As we get older, the collagen that lends our skin elasticity and keeps it resilient decreases. Gradually, we see softer, less distinct contours in the face and neck. When this is compounded by the […]

CoolSculpting and Emsculpt: Better Together

CoolSculpting and Emsculpt are two non-invasive body sculpting procedures that use state-of-the-art technologies to safely and effectively contour different areas of the body by targeting stubborn fat and fortifying muscle fibers. Losing specific areas of fat and building certain muscles can be difficult through diet and exercise exclusively. Depending on […]

EMSCULPT for Core Strength

EMSCULPT is a non-invasive body conditioning procedure that uses high-intensity focused electromagnetic (HIFEM) field technology to tone and strengthen core muscles. The core is a vital collection of muscles that encapsulate the midsection and lower back. Keeping this group of muscles healthy and strong is important for living your best, […]

Dr. Korman Awarded Stanford University Excellence in Teaching Award

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Teacher of the Year 2021 The Lesley M. Hovey Excellence in Teaching Award is presented to Stanford University faculty members who go above and beyond to impart their skills, knowledge, and mental fortitude to the plastic surgery residents of this prestigious academic institution. Joshua Korman M.D. […]

Emsculpt vs. CoolSculpting

Advancing technology has given rise to new techniques that make plastic surgery and cosmetic procedures more attainable. It has paved the way for more comfortable treatments that can put an upgraded aesthetic in closer reach than ever before. The meteoric rise in Emsculpt and CoolSculpting’s popularity is a testament to […]

Tummy Tuck vs. Liposuction

Dr. Korman’s blog is Silicon Valley’s source for the latest science on our body contouring procedures and so much more. Check it out and join our community of curious cosmetic querents.   A Body Contouring Face-Off There is no better way than a head-to-head comparison to reveal the advantages and opportunities […]