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Many Ways to Treat Sun Damage

We all enjoy the sunshine that Florida has to offer, but with this comes a great responsibility to control the aging effects of sun on our faces.

I cannot tell you how many times patients come to Hillcrest Dermatology & Plastic Surgery saying they received a laser treatment at a different day spa in Orlando, or a chemical…

Read more | Comments (0) | Dec 01, 2011

Why Is My Face Red?

I was at a dinner party last week when I came upon a group of women who were avid tennis players. In this group of 5 ladies, 3 expressed concern about their red faces. "It's even hard to hide with makeup," they said.

Their problem may be rosacea, a condition for which our medical spa in Orlando has treated…

Read more | Comments (1) | Nov 25, 2011

Moisturizers: So Many to Choose From

With the holidays fast approaching, more and more patients are coming to Hillcrest Dermatology & Plastic Surgery to see our estheticians. Organic skin care products and natural oils are becoming increasingly popular choices for

Read more | Comments (0) | Nov 16, 2011

Facing Facts With Fillers

Our Orlando medical spa now uses long-lasting fillers almost exclusively. Here's why:

There are a plethora of fillers on the market, all advertised to make you…

Read more | Comments (1) | Oct 20, 2011

Wrinkle Reducers: Creams or Injections?

We have all seen the glamorous "before and after" photos of a beautiful 45-year-old woman who used the latest "magical" cream garnered from the high-end department store. The cream promises to reduce all wrinkles around the eyes and mouth and—VOILA!…

Read more | Comments (0) | Sep 12, 2011

Targeting Skin Tone Trouble

Troubled by uneven skin tone? Can't find make up to cover it? Millions of Americans are troubled by uneven skin tone, making the cosmetic industry a billion dollar business. Makeup can sometimes work to cover up red, discolored, or sun-damaged skin,…

Read more | Comments (1) | Sep 08, 2011

The Peel Appeal

We have all seen that bleached-out, thin skin look that makes you cringe or want to ask "Why would someone do that to their skin?" This look can be the result of bad chemical peels and with the advent of the day spa, like the sidewalk cafe where you…

Read more | Comments (0) | Sep 06, 2011

Use Imaging or your Imagination?

Imagine a scenario where a patient comes in for a rhinoplasty consultation and her plastic surgeon explains that she can see the results of her surgery before she goes under the knife. In the past, there was no way to "show" a patient what…

Read more | Comments (0) | Aug 30, 2011

Don't Let Acne Control You: Control Your Acne

Acne can produce troubling social stigma at all stages of life to the point that acne patients may become withdrawn or afraid of social interactions. Teenage girls and women can apply makeup to cover most concerns, but in many cases acne cannot be…

Read more | Comments (0) | Aug 22, 2011

The Artfull Filler

So often we see our friends having visited their neighborhood day spa in Orlando or their plastic surgeon only to come back looking odd. Why does this happen?                                                    

Read more | Comments (0) | Jul 05, 2011

Patient Reviews

Hillcrest Plastic Surgery


4.8

Based on 28 reviews

Roxanne Jones

I love the office and staff here, They are always so friendly and pleasant. I love the different Promotion they offer for the holiday also the doctors are ausome the best that I have ever encounterd and I have had a few nits and tucks done here and there.

Jamie Chisolm

I have been a patient of Dr. Spence twice now. I didn't hesitate to contact him when I was ready to move forward with my adominoplasty. It has been a long and, at times, rough recovery but Dr. Spence and his staff have been right by my side every step of the way.

Connie Hansen

I have been a patient of Dr. Spence twice now. I love the results and thanks to him I feel great! Dr. Spence and his team are very friendly and professional, they make you feel right at home. I would definitely recommend all my friends and family.


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