Excellence in Plastic Surgery
Choosing a plastic surgeon is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. It is critical that both the surgeon and supporting staff are experienced, skilled, compassionate and caring. Dr. Cruise and his staff at Cruise Plastic Surgery are dedicated professionals who work hard every day for their patients' desired results.
Dr. Cruise, based in Newport Beach, Orange County has earned his reputation as one of the top plastic surgeons for many reasons. First and foremost, his practice is entirely dedicated to cosmetic plastic surgery. The results Dr. Cruise achieves speak for themselves in the hundreds of plastic surgery before and after photos provided on this site. In addition, many of Dr. Cruise's patients have described their experiences in reviews and testimonials. Lastly, Dr. Cruise has received countless awards in recognition of his excellence within the field of plastic surgery.
Joseph T. Cruise, M.D.
Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
Dr. Cruise's Surgical Specialties
Facial Plastic Surgery
Outlines in detail the facial aging process as well as the importance of facial proportions and symmetry. The face is divided into into four regions: upper, lower, and mid face, and the neck. each of which include cosmetic surgery procedures to enliven your face with a youthful, fresh look and feeling.
- Upper face
Upper eyelid surgery, brow lift, crow's feet.
- Mid face
Reviews mid face lift and lower eyelid surgery as well as correction of "bags," puffy eyelids and use of soft tissue fillers including fat injection.
- Lower face
Reviews the different types of face lifts and how they address jowling and skin laxity. Also reviews chin implant and liposuction of the face and neck. View numerous face lift before and after pictures to see the differences and results for yourself.
Outlines the goals and procedures of neck lift surgery. Answers the questions patients ask to determine whether they need a face lift or if a neck lift will be enough for them. Would liposuction alone correct the problem or is a neck lift necessary?
- Nose Surgery / Rhinoplasty
Dr. Cruise is a member of The Rhinoplasty Society, an exclusive society of plastic surgeons who specialize in rhinoplasty surgery throughout the world. This section outlines various concerns clients express about their noses, and which are correctable with rhinoplasty surgery. You can also read over the differences between open and closed nose surgery. Browse through the gallery of before and after rhinoplasty pictures to see Dr. Cruise's results.
Breast Plastic Surgery
- Breast augmentation
Reviews breast implant size, shape, and projection. Discusses the benefits of silicone vs saline, above muscle vs below muscle implants, and goes over many examples of breast augmentation before and after pictures and explanations of patients' satisfaction with results.
Body Plastic Surgery
- Tummy tuck (a.k.a. Abdominoplasty)
This section discusses the different types of tummy tuck. It answers many common questions, such as: What is a mini tummy tuck? Do I need an extended tummy tuck? What is muscle tightening? What is a mommy make over? Please view the many before and after pictures of tummy tuck to help see the differences.
Dr. Cruise uses his own technique to remove as much fat as possible without creating contour irregularities. This section goes over all the major areas where patients often request liposuction including stomach, love handles, thighs, arms, neck.
Gynecomastia / Other Cosmetic Surgical Procedures
Gynecomastia is a subspecialty of its own and Dr. Cruise is a globally recognized authority in its treatment; men travel from around the world to see him for correction of enlarged male breasts. This section reviews the different types and causes of gynecomastia including puffy nipple, saggy gynecomastia, fatty gynecomastia and classic gynecomastia. View before and after photos of gynecomastia correction. Please also visit www.orangecountycosmeticsurgery.com, a site developed by Dr. Cruise, dedicated solely to gynecomastia.
- Ear Surgery (a.k.a. Otoplasty)
- Lip Augmentation
- Information about popular non-surgical treatments include: chemical peel, skin care, scar revision, dermabrasion, and Botox®, etc.