Dr. David H. Gilbert

What You Need to Know about Jaw Surgery

As 2021 comes to an end and your yearly benefits expire, how will you make the most of what’s remaining before it’s too late? Your benefit allowance most likely runs out at the end of the calendar year, and when you fail to use it, you’re allowing your insurance company to keep whatever is left. […]

Lip Lift FAQ

It’s not uncommon for our lips to naturally reduce in size beginning in our late 20s. This is when the production of collagen and hyaluronic acid in our bodies begins to slow down, and our once voluptuous and well-defined lips lose their volume and definition. Even if you’re not a smoker, you’ve cut back on […]

What You Need to Know About Earlobe Repair

Have you been wanting to get one or both of your earlobes repaired or reduced for quite some time? It’s common to wait years before doing something about elongated, floppy, or stretched out and torn earlobes, but earlobe repair is now on the rise. Today’s methods for repairing damaged earlobes have made this a simple […]

Everything You Need to Know About Cheek Implants

“Cheekbones shape the esthetic face, and the jawline defines it.” While many patients would like to say goodbye to chubby cheeks and seek out buccal fat removal, there are those that would like to emphasize their cheeks and just need some subtle sculpting to help their cheeks truly stand out and be noticed. Why consider […]

Signs You Need Eyelid Surgery (and a Browlift)

If the eyes are windows to the soul, what are people seeing when they look at yours? What do you see when you look in the mirror? Do you notice, at first glance, a sad or tired expression? It may actually be excess skin on your eyelids and around your eyes rather than fatigue. Or […]

What to Expect When You Get Your Wisdom Teeth Out

Parents! If your child’s dentist or orthodontist has told you it is time to have their wisdom teeth removed and has referred you to an oral surgeon, take heart. This is a routine surgery that we perform daily in our Upland practice and accredited surgery center facility. The extraction of wisdom teeth is a relatively […]

The Benefits of Cosmetic Ear Surgery

Do your ears stick out of your hair or your hats? Does the sight of them make you cringe every time you look in the mirror? We believe that no one should be walking around feeling bad about the state of their ears. Our otoplasty treatments offer a variety of benefits to those suffering from […]

Jaw Surgery and How It Can Help

What to Expect with Jaw Surgery Have you been told that you have an overbite, underbite, open bite, or crossbite? Were you born with some form of jaw defect or deficit? Have you been in an accident that caused trauma to your jaw? Maybe you struggle with an issue that seems indirectly connected to your […]

Everything You Need to Know About Lip Augmentation

How well do your lips frame your smile? Is your upper lip thinner than you would like? Do your lips seem to have lost their volume over the years? Lip augmentation, creating fuller, more youthful-looking lips with fillers, has become one of today’s most popular cosmetic procedures. Why Lips Matter Your smile tells a lot […]