Dr. Chaffoo In the News
Dr. Chaffoo Voted One of the Nation's
Based on peer nominations, U.S. News & World Report has named Dr. Chaffoo one of the Top Doctors in the United States. The magazine noted his specializations in rhinoplasty, breast enhancement, body contouring, and facial cosmetic surgery. In addition, the Scripps Memorial Hospital campus, where Dr. Chaffoo's office is located, was honored as one of only 2 San Diego area "top hospitals" in the nation.
The Tongue Patch Diet: Another Dangerous Weight Loss Gimmick?
Dr. Chaffoo, a San Diego plastic surgeon, is featured on Birmingham's Fox 6 News in a report about a new fad diet. The diet involves a patch surgically attached to the tongue, which makes eating solid foods painful. Dr. Chaffoo cautions against this method of weight loss... watch the video
La Jolla Cosmetic Surgery for Baby Boomers
Dr. Richard Chaffoo offers a full range of surgical and nonsurgical procedures for people who desire natural looking enhancement to complement their active lifestyles. In this video, he explains that baby boomers are turning to his La Jolla cosmetic surgery practice to attain a more youthful appearance... watch the video
San Diego 6 News: Dr. Chaffoo Discusses Skin Protection
San Diego plastic surgeon Dr. Richard Chaffoo visits San Diego 6 News to discuss a new study that shows chemicals found in wine and grapes could be used to help protect your skin from sun damage... watch the video
Dr. Chaffoo Talks Natural Plastic Surgery in San Diego on Access Hollywood
Dr. Chaffoo, a surgeon practicing plastic surgery in San Diego, is featured on Access Hollywood in a report about the trend toward natural-looking results in movies and television, particularly for breast augmentation... watch the video
Plastic Surgeon Discusses Sammy Sosa
San Diego plastic surgeon Dr. Richard Chaffoo explains to CBS 8 News that Sammy Sosa's new, pale complexion is probably the result of prescription-strength bleaching cream used for patients with vitiligo... watch the video
Good Morning San Diego: Plastic Surgeon Discusses Model's Death
San Diego plastic surgeon Dr. Richard Chaffoo visits Good Morning San Diego to discuss the death of an Argentinean model from plastic surgery. He also weighs in on the proposed "BOTAX"... watch the video
San Diego Plastic Surgery - Stay North of the Border
In this clip from Fox 5 News, Dr. Richard Chaffoo details the benefits of having plastic surgery in San Diego instead of risking your health and your life south of the border. Hear the story of Anna Lisa Tournahau, whose body lift procedure in Mexico went horribly wrong... watch the video
Dr. Chafoo Consulted About Risky Tongue Patch Surgery
In this Yahoo! Shine article, Dr. Chaffoo weighs in on a weight loss procedure being offered in Beverly Hills that involves sewing a plastic patch onto a patient's tongue, making eating painful. See what he has to say about this controversial practice.
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Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today – Hair Replacement Surgery : An expert review by Dr Lycka & Dr Chaffoo
Hair Replacement Surgery continues to develop to provide natural looking results with less pain, less discomfort, less downtime and no scars. To help you discover the facts behind these amazing results, this week your show host & Edmonton cosmetic dermatologist Dr Barry Lycka introduces Dr Richard Chaffoo, a world famous plastic surgeon who loves doing hair transplants, and who does many of them. The two doctors discuss how hair transplantation surgery has developed from the time when the medical profession were under the opinion that it was impossible... right up to the latest 'gold standard' in hair transplant surgery, micro follicular extraction. Listen to their clear and simple explanations of this latest technique and if you know anyone suffering with hair loss – tell them to listen to this before they do anything else! listen to the interview
San Diego Plastic Surgeon Discusses Sun Protection on Living Today
In this "Living Today" radio interview, San Diego plastic surgeon Dr. Richard Chaffoo explains how to protect your skin against the summer sun. He also offers tips on how to easily and effectively care for your skin... listen to the interview