Dr Ravi Jain

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Dr Ravi Jain

Dr. Ravi Jain BMedSci MBBS DRCOG MRCGP MBACD qualified from the Royal London Hospital in 1995 and has since held posts at The Royal London, St. Bartholomew's and St. Mary's Hospitals. Early in his career he trained in gynaecological laparoscopic surgery before training as a GP. He specialises in cosmetic dermatology and minor surgery.

Ravi is Medical Director at Riverbanks Clinic, a double award-winning cosmetic medical practice based in Harpenden, Herts, where he provides a number of treatments. Riverbanks Clinic is renowned for its excellence and won Best New Clinic' and Best Business Development' in the 2009 Aesthetic Medicine Awards.

Web Address: http://www.riverbanksclinic.co.uk Email Address: info@riverbanksclinic.co.uk

Correcting lost volume is the key to natural looking facial rejuvenation

Most people consider visiting a cosmetic clinic when they start to notice a few lines and wrinkles. And in the past the treatments on offer just addressed these concerns. For example. botulinum toxin injections were used to correct excessive wrinkling and dermal fillers such as Restylane were used to lift fine lines. Lipo-atrophy (pronounced Lipo-atro-fee) is the medical term describing the natural depletion in fatty tissue.

How to have cosmetic surgery abroad SAFELY

Why do people travel abroad for cosmetic surgery. Well, unfortunately, in most cases it is to save money. And this is fundamentally the wrong way to approach any surgery, let alone surgery abroad in unfamiliar surroundings. So how can you travel to a world expert abroad and have a safe, and successful experience?

Emervel - is this the best in Hyaluronic Acid dermal fillers in the UK?

I have been fortunate enough to have been involved in the late stages of the release of a brand new hyaluronic acid dermal filler called Emervel, released by pharmological giant Galderma, the suppliers of Azzalure. And I must admit both my patients and I have been extremely impressed with its results.

To PR or not to PR?

No this isnt about an essential part of any surgical examination (as my professor used to insist), but more about should we as doctors use a PR agency or not.

Glory Above Credibility?

In the US, the doctors strive to have work published in the peer-reviewed medical journals, and to have recognition from their colleagues from around the world. This culture is in stark contrast to how the British cosmetic doctors practice.

Don't Rush Into Stem Cell Boob Jobs!

The procedure, also known as a Stem Cell Boob Job, involves taking cells and fat from the patients body, such as buttocks or thighs, and injecting it into the breast to increase their size.