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All Ears: What You Need to Know About Pinnaplasty

Written by Professor Iain Bruce for Doctify
What is a Pinnaplasty?
Some people are born with prominent ears that cause them significant psychological distress and lower self-esteem.
Can you Describe the Procedure?
There are two main surgical techniques utilised for correcting prominent ears: ‘suture’ and ‘cartilage scoring’.

Both are established methods and your surgeon will use the technique that gives them the […]

By |August 15th, 2018|Conditions, Skin & Beauty, Hot Topics, Top Articles|Comments Off on All Ears: What You Need to Know About Pinnaplasty

Aesthetic Injectables: What You Need to Know

Written by Dr Catharine Denning for Doctify

Dr Catharine Denning tells us everything you need to know about aesthetic injectables and how to find the right Doctor for your treatment.

What are injectables?
Aesthetic injectables is a broad term which, up until the last few years, constituted of two treatments: Anti-wrinkle injections and Fillers. However, a growing aspiration to look well-rested and […]

By |July 23rd, 2018|Skin & Beauty, Hot Topics|Comments Off on Aesthetic Injectables: What You Need to Know

A Dentist’s Guide to Getting Rid of Bad Breath

Written by Dr Pradeep Sharma for Doctify

Bad breath or halitosis is considered to be a social taboo.  People are often stigmatized leading to embarrassment impacting the life of the individual and their relationships with others.

Lister House Dental Clinic’s UK trained and qualified dental team uses state-of-the-art technology to treat your bad breath.  We are […]

By |July 9th, 2018|Skin & Beauty, Hot Topics, Top Articles|Comments Off on A Dentist’s Guide to Getting Rid of Bad Breath

Summer Skincare: Learn How and When to Check your Moles

Written by Dr Sajjad Rajpar for Doctify
It’s summer, the time to get out and get a little vitamin D is here. But the sun can have its dangers and knowing how to spot skin cancer in its early stages could be a literal lifesaver.

Doctify Dermatologist Dr Sajjad Rajpar has shared with us exactly what moles […]

By |May 22nd, 2018|Skin & Beauty|Comments Off on Summer Skincare: Learn How and When to Check your Moles

Sun Safety: Is Your Sunscreen Safe?

Written by Dr Anjali Mahto for Doctify

If you search online for information about sunscreen safety you’ll soon find people questioning their safety. The ingredients usually implicated are retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone and nanoparticles. I know how important it is to have confidence in the safety of medicines and skin products so I’ve researched each of these […]

By |May 9th, 2018|Skin & Beauty|Comments Off on Sun Safety: Is Your Sunscreen Safe?

How to Improve Acne Scarring After Just One Treatment

Written by Dr Firas Al-Niaimi for Doctify
The condition of our skin can often be a source of great anxiety. Spots lingering past puberty well into our thirties, psoriasis flare ups from stress or scars from past acne can all damage self-confidence. The good news? Dermatologists are working hard on ways to improve our skin and sometimes […]

By |February 23rd, 2018|Skin & Beauty|Comments Off on How to Improve Acne Scarring After Just One Treatment

Doctify for Dentistry: Ten Top Tips for a Healthy Smile in 2018

Written by Dr Pradeep Sharma for Doctify
When you were younger, you were told a few basic things about maintaining a healthy smile. Brush twice a day and not too many sweets, we were told. As adults, we have to take responsibility for looking after our own dental health and hygiene and there are few other […]

By |January 22nd, 2018|Skin & Beauty|Comments Off on Doctify for Dentistry: Ten Top Tips for a Healthy Smile in 2018

Should I Take Vitamin D Supplements? Ask the Expert

Written by Mr Siva Kumar for Doctify
The British weather is in constant change, and the summer months seem fleeting. But does a lack of sun cause low levels of vitamin D? Doctify Specialist Mr Siva Kumar explains why you need vitamin D, where you can get it naturally and whether it might be time to start taking vitamin D […]

By |December 12th, 2017|Skin & Beauty|Comments Off on Should I Take Vitamin D Supplements? Ask the Expert

Everything you ever Wanted to Know about Teeth Whitening

Written by Dr Pradeep Sharma for Doctify
A smile. Easily given, gratefully received. One can transform your face. It makes sense then, to care for that smile the same way you do your hair or your nails. Keep them clean and, if they need a bit of extra love, take them to a professional to really […]

By |November 23rd, 2017|Skin & Beauty|Comments Off on Everything you ever Wanted to Know about Teeth Whitening

Men’s Health Month: A Guide to Hair Transplant Aftercare

Written by Dr Mark Tam for Doctify
So, you’re thinking of getting a hair transplant. But how soon will you be able to go back to work? Can you still dye your hair? Will you have to have another transplant years later?

Dr Mark Tam has all the answers below.
What is the recovery time for a hair […]

By |November 16th, 2017|Skin & Beauty|Comments Off on Men’s Health Month: A Guide to Hair Transplant Aftercare