Otoplasty or Ear SurgeryRead More

Cosmetic reshaping of the ear is intended to reduce a prominent or protruding ear. The term “Otoplasty” refers also to any change in the shape of the ear for aesthetic reasons.  Dr. Shire has become the expert in cosmetic Otoplasty to correct ears that “stick out”. His patients have travel…

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Sun Protection – What You Must Know!Read More

With summer weather having already begun, Chattanooga, TN and the southeast is getting ready for a long, hot, and sunny season. Dr. James Shire of Shire Facial Plastic Surgery says we all need to know the dangers of the sun and how to protect ourselves and our families. What use…

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Botox: What YOU should know.Read More

James Shire, M.D., F.A.C.S. was the first person to preform cosmetic Botox® in the Chattanooga TN area. With over 16 year of experience in treating patients with Botox®, this article will provide the information that all patients should understand about Botox®. This is one of the safest and most effective…

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A “Bargain” may not be a “Bargain” when it comes to YOUR face!Read More

Making decisions for medical and surgical cosmetic procedures have gotten more difficult for the patient/consumer. With the decrease in medical reimbursements to doctors and the increase popularity in aesthetics, many physicians and even non-physicians are entering the cosmetic surgery market. This is also promoted by the onslaught of advertising and…

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