Anthony E. Brissett, MDa,*, Peter A. Hilger, MDb Unique characteristics Presurgical evaluation Procedures Incisions Surgical techniques Adjunctive procedures Summary References To live longer and look better, men and women maintain their health and wellness by modifying their diet, exercising, and avoiding deleterious activities such as smoking or alcohol consumption. Although these lifestyle adjustments can help… Read More
Patrick J. Byrne, MD; William E. Walsh, CMI; Peter A. Hilger, MDteven S. Orten, MD Objective: To evaluate the anatomic effects of the transnasal nasal “inside-out” lateral osteotomy in comparison to a continuous lateral osteotomy to widen the excessively narrow bony nasal pyramid. Design: A series of 4 fresh cadavers were used. Lateral osteotomies were… Read More
Jeffrey A. Hall, MD; Michael D. Peters, MD; Peter A. Hilger, MD Preservation of the middle nasal vault has increasingly become a topic of interest and concern in rhinoplasty. Modification of the nasal dorsum with traditional techniques may create unfavorable cosmetic results and adverse functional sequelae due to collapse of the middle nasal vault. Nasal… Read More
Patrick J. Byrne, MD, and Peter A. I Niger, MD Congenital nasal anomalies are rare Choanal atresia occurs in approximately one in 8000 live births.38 The cleft lip deformity, with its associated nasal deformity, occurs in roughly one in every 1000 live births.5 Congenital nasal masses are estimated to occur in one in every 20,000… Read More
Dr. Hilger is a Featured Speaker at Finess and Facial Plastic Surgery Dr. Hilger was recently a featured speaker at Finess and Facial Plastic Surgery, an international course hosted in Regensburg, Germany. He performed live cosmetic surgery, including an endoscopic browlift. Lectures included rhinoplasty, soft tissue reconstruction, innovative uses of Botox and Fillers as well… Read More
On Friday, November 21st 2014 he was the Honored Guest Speaker at the Vanderbilt Bi-Annual Odessa Lecture at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. He spoke on Primary Rhinoplasty and Facial Plastic Surgery.
On May 30th – 31st 2014 he was the Honored Guest Speaker and spoke on Rhinoplasty & Skin Cancer Reconstruction at the Charleston Magnolia Conference in Charleston, South Carolina.
On Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Dr. Hilger was the Honored Guest Speaker at the HERBERT KEAN, MD LECTURE @ Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA where he spoke on Head & Neck Surgery.
On Monday, February 17th, 2014 Dr. Hilger was the Honored Guest Speaker at the University of California, Irvine in Irvine, CA. He spoke on Rhinoplasty & Aesthetic Facial Surgery.