Dr. Arian Mowlavi, also known as, “Dr. Laguna” has published over fifty peer-reviewed journal articles and chapters in the field of cosmetic and plastic surgery. He has received numerous awards and is regarded as one of the top plastic surgeons in Orange County, California.
Click on the articles below to read his latest published research and expert advice.
Published July 2012 – Aesthetic Surgery Journal
Cortical Thickness Parameters for Endoscopic Browlift Fixation – Aesthetic Surgery Journal
Published July 7, 2012 – Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
A new technique involving a spherical stainless steel device to optimize positioning of the umbilicus.
Published 2010 – Aesthetic Surgery Journal
Anatomical Characteristics of the Conchal Cartilage With Suggested Clinical Applications in Rhinoplasty Surgery.
Published February 5, 2005 – Plastic Surgery Institute
Lower Blepharoplasty using Bony Anatomical Landmarks to Identify and Avoid Injury to the Inferior Oblique Muscle.
Published March 17, 2005 – Cosmetic Surgery Clinics
Septal Cartilage Defined: Implications for Nasal Dynamics and Rhinoplasty.
Published September 2005 – Aesthetic Surgery Journal
Avoiding the “PixieEar” Deformity Following Face Lift Surgery by Differential Insetting and Secondary Intention Healing.
Published 2004 – Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Implications for nasal recontouring – nasion position preferences as determined by a survey of white North Americans.
Published March 2004 – Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Earlobe morphology delineated by two components – the attached cephalic segment and the free caudal segment.
Published April 2004 – Annals of Plastic Surgery
Identifying the Lateral Zygomaticus Major Muscle Border Using Bony Anatomic Landmarks.
Published April 12, 2004 – Plastic Surgery Institute
Surgical Design and Algorithm for Correction of Earlobe Ptosis and Pseudoptosis Deformity.
Published June 2004 – Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Earlobe aging process – elongation of the free caudal segment.
Published August 2003 – Annals of Plastic Surgery
Suction Lipectomy During Flap Reconstruction Provides Immediate and Safe Debulking of the Skin Island.
Published July 2003 – The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery
Facial Fracture Approaches With Landmark Ratios to Predict the Location of the Infraorbital and Supraorbital Nerves.
Published July 2003 – Plastic Surgery Institute
The aesthic earlobe – classification of lobule ptosis on the basis of a survey of North American Caucasians.
Published November 20, 2003 – Plastic Surgery Institute
Published July 12, 2002 – Plastic Surgery Institute
The safe face lift with bony anatomic landmarks to elevate the SMAS.