If you are looking for an ideal dermal filler to improve your laugh lines, marionette lines, and put a little plumper in your facial features, we can offer you Radiesse. At Snyder Plastic Surgery at The Breast and Body Center, you can have injections of Radiesse to rejuvenate your facial features and still love to make those happy facial expressions. As a popular injectable filler, Radiesse is well-known for its smooth calcium hydroxyapatite microspheres that are suspended in an aqueous gel so it remains soft and malleable long after injection. The main ingredient in Radiesse (hyaluronic acid) is naturally found within our bodies and typically does not cause any allergic reaction. This is great news for patients who have had reactions to other fillers in the past. The long-lasting formula of Radiesse will assist your body in growing natural tissue around the filler's crystals and the results can last as long as 1 – 2 years. Schedule your skin consultation with board-certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Snyder in Austin, TX today to get started.
As a popular injectable filler, Radiesse is well-known for its smooth calcium
hydroxyapatite microspheres that are suspended in an aqueous gel so it remains soft and malleable long after injection. The main ingredient in Radiesse (hyaluronic acid) is naturally found within our bodies and typically does not cause any allergic reaction. This is great news for patients who have had reactions to other fillers in the past. The long-lasting formula of Radiesse
will assist your body in
natural tissue around the filler's crystals and the results can last as long as 1 – 2 years. Schedule your skin consultation with board-certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Snyder in Austin, TX today to get started.
Radiesse is a quick procedure normally completed within 30 – 45 minutes depending on the size of the area being treated. The face will be thoroughly cleansed and then marked with ink so that Dr. Snyder can conduct the injections with precision. A numbing cream is usually applied before the injection occurs. The gel is delivered using a fine needle into pockets just underneath the skin until the right volume is achieved.
"I had an amazing experience with beautiful results - I couldn’t be happier with my breast augmentation results. Everyone that I met from my first consultation to my post follow up after surgery were extremely helpful and informative. Dr. Snyder himself is an amazing surgeon. My results are perfect and better than I ever could have imagined. I highly recommend him if you are thinking about this procedure. His PA, Jen was extremely helpful and informative as well. The facilities from Dr. Snyder’s office to the surgical site used were clean, beautiful and comfortable. I felt well taken care the entire time and am thrilled with my results."- Anonymous / Vitals / Mar 08, 2018
"28yo Breast Cancer Patient -- Feeling Beautiful! - Dr. Snyder and his team have been phenomenal from the start.I was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer about a year ago and was suggested to have a lumpectomy with breast reconstruction. Him and his team are very professional and make you feel as comfortable as possible as if your family. He walked me through all my options and how the procedure would be executed. We decided on a breast..."- T.J. / RealSelf / Apr 27, 2018
"Dr. Snyder and his team were amazing when my son needed stitches on his face. Thank you so much Dr. Snyder!!"- D.D. / Google / Apr 23, 2018
"Dr Ned Snyder is by far the best plastic surgeon. I am 5 weeks into my post breast augmentation surgery and I am extremely happy with my results. He did exactly what I wanted and I am a 38 year old high level executive that wanted to jump right back into work with no questions or Issues and I was able to do exactly that with him. One of my best friends who is a breast cancer survivor said it was the best job she has ever seen and is even thinking about going to him to finish her reconstruction. His staff has been amazing and responsive. My results look absolutely perfect with my frame and this is more than I ever could have imagined. I was one of those people that was hesitant for years before doing this surgery and after going through it, it has been one of the best decisions I have ever made and that is big for me to say! Dr. Ned Snyder is the best."- G.H. / Google / Apr 14, 2018
"Best Breast Augmentation plastic surgeon! Dr. Ned Snyder and his PA, Jen have been amazing. I am extremely happy with my results and the entire process. I received breast augmentation surgery which was something I was nervous about initially, but Dr. Snyder and his team answered all my questions and made me feel so comfortable from the initial consultation to all my follow up appointments. I told him what I wanted and he did exactly that, but even better than I could have imagined. I would recommend that if this is something you are thinking about that you see him. I have friends and family that want to do it after seeing my results. He and his team are hands down the best!"- J.G. / Yelp / Mar 30, 2018
After treatment, there may be redness, swelling and even bruising around the injection sites, but these go away after several hours. Patients will be able to resume their normal routine; although strenuous exercise should be limited for the first 24 hours. Patients will see their results immediately, and the results will continue to improve because Radiesse stimulates natural collagen growth, which is an agent for healthy skin.
Plan Your Procedure
- Average Cost
- $500 - $1,800
- Recovery Time
- Average Procedure Time
- 45 Min – 1 Hour
- Post-op Follow-up
- Procedure Recovery Location
Radiesse vs. Other Fillers?
There is an extensive selection of dermal fillers available. Each filler has its own specific treatment to match the patient’s cosmetic issues. Whether naturally or artificially derived, these are all FDA approved, which means they are proven to be safe and effective. The one highlight of a Radiesse treatment is that aside from its volumizing capability it can function as a collagen stimulator. When collagen multiplies, it greatly benefits the skin tone. During the initial consultation with Dr. Snyder, the face will be assessed and the appropriate filler will be recommended.
Is Radiesse Right For Me?
Several other dermal fillers are manufactured using hyaluronic acid. While these are great in adding volume back to facial depressions, Radiesse stands out as the only filler made of calcium-based microspheres, which have the ability to integrate with skin tissues and promote collagen growth. Every patient is unique and a treatment plan will be tailored to them that may include Radiesse, or another filler if Dr. Snyder feels it will best benefit the patient.
Is It Risky?
Radiesse is FDA approved and backed by comprehensive testing. As it is derived from a substance that naturally occurs in the body, it poses no toxic risk. Temporary side effects may include redness, swelling, bruising, numbness or itching, which all subsides after a few days.