Hyaluronic acid dermal fillers are capable of holding 1,000 times their weight in water. Binding moisture in the skin is the result of the responsibility of naturally occurring hyaluronic acid. Dr. Rocker can correct the appearance of wrinkles and facial folds, therefore adding structure and volume underneath and lifting sunken skin.
Dr. Rocker is quite proficient and experienced at facial contouring. He has also been our medical director and injector for over 10 years, administering over thousands of injections each year. While you are consulting your wants and needs with the doctor, a treatment plan will be drawn up. During your treatment, anesthesia will be administered and the product will be injected directly into the skin in small amounts by an ultrafine needle. Discomfort is very minimal and brief making it an extremely tolerable experience. The length of procedure is approximately 15 minutes to 1 hour, depending on placement of the filler. Swelling and bruising may occur with any injectable treatment, but usually subsides within 3 to 10 days.