Jeffrey Kenkel, MD, FACS
1801 Inwood Road, 5th Floor
Dallas, TX 75390
(214) 645-3112
Specializing in Cosmetic Surgery
of the Face, Breast & Body
(214) 645-3112 Dallas, Texas

Dr. Jeffrey M. Kenkel's Blog

How Can I Improve the Look of My Thighs?

How Can I Improve the Look of My Thighs? I see many patients who are unhappy with the appearance of their thighs.  This area seems to poorly tolerate weight fluctuations. That being said, I see many patients who are weight stable who feel this is a place where they always have fullness: “ I am tired of my thighs rubbing … Read More

New Year’s Resolutions: I Really Mean it This Time!

New Year’s Resolutions: I Really Mean it This Time! New Year’s Resolutions are always fun to think about.  Who doesn’t think about New Year’s Day and not feel pressure to have some type of “change” to start the year off right?  My resolutions have always centered around diet and exercise.  I am lucky to never had to worry too much … Read More

9 Things to Know About Breast Reduction Surgery

WHAT IS A BREAST REDUCTION?  HERE ARE 9 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT BREAST REDUCTION SURGERY Breast reduction (or reduction mammoplasty) is a day surgical procedure designed to improve and/or eliminate symptoms related to large breasts. Both can contribute to the symptoms many women complain about who have large breasts. 1) What Causes Large Breasts? Breast enlargement can occur for a … Read More

Managing Pain After Surgery: Introducing a Rapid Recovery Program

Why Controlling Your Discomfort Following Surgery is Important, and How We Do It We are all aware of the current state of the opioid crisis. That being said, surgery produces discomfort as part of the recovery process and it must be controlled in some manner.  We use a Rapid Recovery Program for our patients which focuses on our patient’s pain … Read More

All About Eyes: Younger and Refreshed Eyes Can be Achieved!

Question: I feel like my eyes make me look older and more tired.  Is eyelid surgery the right thing for me to change this? Answer: As I tell my Dallas patients, the aging process affects us all differently.  That being said, it is very common for our patients to describe the changes around the eyes as some of the first … Read More

All about Lasers! 6 Devices You Should Know About, and Here’s Why:

"Better with Lasers" Graphic

LASER is an acronym that stands for Light Amplification by Stimulation of Emission of Radiation.   WHAT?  It is a term that describes a certain wavelength of light that can be focused to target specific things in our body.  In many cases, people use the term to describe any device in the office that treats the skin.  What trouble spots … Read More

5 Reasons to Consider a Surgical Neck Lift VS. Tightening Procedures

5 Reasons to Consider a Surgical Neck Lift Over Office-Based Tightening Procedures In years past, seeing a plastic surgeon for facial rejuvenation often required a commitment to full facial surgery and an extensive recovery. Today, our goals and ability to recover are different. Many plastic surgery patients considering a neck lift procedure here in Dallas, TX are more comfortable with … Read More

Men’s vs. Women’s Facelift: What’s the Difference?

Men and Women Look and Age Differently: Rejuvenation SHOULD be Gender Specific! Many things factor into how each of us age: Sun exposure – Your degree of exposure to the elements and how well you protect your skin definitely plays a role into how your skin will change and respond to the wind and sun. In general, our skin thins … Read More

Ready for the New Year? 5 Things You Can do for Your Skin NOW!

5 Things to Get Your Skin Ready for the New Year As we prepare to enter a new year (hello 2019!), we all consider and “entertain” resolutions to make this year and us better than last year. It is so easy to articulate resolutions, but very hard to embrace them and make them part of our new habits.  Here are … Read More