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Medical Reasons for a Nose Job

When people think of a nose job, they most likely think that it is a procedure done for cosmetic purposes. However, nose jobs – or “rhinoplasty” as they are officially […]

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Reconstructive Hair Transplantation

When a person suffers hair loss from an accident, burn, birth defect, tumor removal, or even from a former facelift performed elsewhere, Dr. Barrera has extensive experience helping those patients […]

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What’s Up with my Thinning Hair?

Humans lose around 100 hairs every day. For most people this doesn’t become a problem because other hair follicles are entering the hair growth phase and growing new hair. Hair […]

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Plan to Pin Those Ears This Summer

Kids are pretty self-focused and in their own little world on the playground and in elementary school. They don’t notice much about how other kids look, unless there is something […]

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The Power of Platelets

Professional athletes have been putting the power of their blood platelets to work helping them recover after injury or surgery for years. What if you put the same platelets to […]

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Look Ma, No General Anesthesia

For his surgical procedures, Dr. Barrera uses a combination of IV sedation and local anesthesia. Patients often have misconceptions about this, so let’s get into this a bit for this […]

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Ditch the Age Spots for 2022

Living in sunny Houston, we’ve all had our share of sun exposure. And now we have the sun spots to show for it! Otherwise, your skin may have some acne […]

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