Many facial plastic surgery procedures are performed because they are medically necessary, whether they serve to repair a congenital defect or a scar after a trauma. Dr. Ransom is knowledgeable and experienced with several medically necessary procedures.
Dr. Evan Ransom is an Ivy League-educated and Ivy League trained Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon. He is a Double Board Certified Head and Neck Surgeon and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and fellowship-trained in facial plastic, reconstructive, and laser surgery. His practice is in the San Francisco Bay Area, serving patients from San Francisco, Oakland, Marin County, Palo Alto, Silicon Valley, Walnut Creek, the East Bay, and all over Northern California.
A relatively common and benign condition, osteomas are bony growths that form as hard knobs beneath the skin. Though they can exist anywhere on the skull or face, osteomas frequently occur between the hairline and eyebrow region.
Rhinophyma is a condition of the nose, predominantly in the thicker skin at the tip, that manifests as an obvious enlargement – which is sometimes dramatic.
The septum, or the structure that separates the two nostrils, can have a number of issues which affect the nose’s function. Septoplasty can be performed on its own or as part of a functional rhinoplasty to correct these problems.
A functional rhinoplasty is a nasal surgery that is designed to correct a specific anatomic issue and improve the nasal airway (breathing).