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Look Better with Botox

At Sandel Center, we strive to help you achieve the best version of your self. We help patients get results that accentuate and improve their natural beauty. Botox is an FDA approved cosmetic treatment that has been shown to be effective for the temporary treatment of fine lines and wrinkles. Botox, when properly administered, can take years off a patients appearance. About Botox® Annapolis cosmetic doctors Dr. Wheeler and Dr. Metcalfe offer natural and effective results using regular Botox injections.  Our doctors are highly trained and have years of experience using Botox to reduce the appearance of aging skin. Most patients enjoy the benefits of a Botox treatment for up to four months.  The Botox works by paralyzing the muscles that create wrinkles. By preventing movement of the muscles skin appears firmer, smoother and younger. Patients enjoy almost immediate results after injections. Patients typically experience little to no discomfort and downtimes are…

Do You Wish You Had A More Defined Profile?

Dr. Wheeler offers chin augmentation treatments that can help to define the facial profile. A small or receding chin line can make the face appear sunken, and even make the patients look older than they really are. For many patients a chin augmentation procedure can fill out the face, giving the face a more defined appearance. Treatment for receding chin lines varies depending on a patients condition and cosmetic goals. Dr. Wheeler is a highly trained facial plastic surgeon. He can assist patients in choosing the treatment plan that will best meet their goals and offer optimal results. Treatment options include but are not limited to: Adjusting Chin Bone Reducing Size of Chin Bone Liposuction to remove fatty tissue Chin Implant Choosing A Chin Implant Chin implants are ideal for patients that lack sufficient bone structure. An implant comes in a wide range of shapes and sizes for personalized treatment….

A Day At The Spa

The Sandel Center of Annapolis, MD offers Medical Spa treatments for a range of skin conditions.Skin conditions range from mild to serious and should always be addressed by a medical professional. Dark spots, moles, and red blotches or severe acne can be treated. Medical Spa treatments can improve the texture, color, and appearance of the skin. Medical Skin Conditions There are a number of medical skin conditions that make the skin appear aged, or leave embarrassing red or brown spots on the face. Proper diagnosis allows for effective treatment. Our aesthetician can help patients diagnosis their medical skin conditions so that they may seek the treatment necessary to improve the appearance of their skin. Rosacea Acne Sun Exposure Aging Skin Melasma Medical Spa Treatments Your treatment plan will be uniquely tailored to your cosmetic needs and goals. Our aesthetician will help you select the medical spa treatments that are right…

How To Reverse The Signs of Skin Damage

Years of sun exposure can damage the skin, especially in sensitive regions like the face and neck. Skin damage leaves the skin looking dry and aged. Sun exposure can create deep wrinkles and unsightly brown spots. Annapolis, MD cosmetic surgeon Dr. Henry Sandel offers laser treatments for the reversal of sun damage. The Innovation of Laser Therapy Laser skin treatments have changed the way plastic surgeons treat sun spots. Laser therapy can drastically improve the texture and look of the skin while minimizing the visibility of dark spots and reducing the appearance of fine lines. Laser treatments allow for shorter to no downtimes and reduce the risk of scarring and pigmentation changes generally associated with traditional chemical peels. Sun Damage Laser Treatment Options Sciton BBL: This noninvasive treatment is highly effective for treating aging and sun damaged skin. Dr. Sandel can control the intensity of each treatment targeting key areas…

New skin care products just in time for the summer months! | Sandel Center, Annapolis

Renew your skin and minimize damage with our new skin care product: Restorative Nighttime Bio-therapy. This sophisticated, moisture-boosting, decadently rich night cream nourishes dry skin back to optimum health. Combats skin dryness and enhances barrier function overnight with a controlled and powerful delivery system that is designed to attract, hold and distribute moisture through an advanced system of Ceramides, Humectants and Emollients. Infused with Stem Cells derived from apples, peptides and a broad-spectrum antioxidant complex, including Green Tea Polyphenols, Resveratrol and Caffeine, this soothing, paraben-free and hypoallergenic moisturizer helps guard against environmental damage while helping to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles in mature skin. It leaves the skin looking supple, firm and collagen-rich. Suitable for sensitive skin and those patients using retinoid therapies. Benefits include: Suitable for dry, normal, combination and sensitive skin types. Helps repair skin’s barrier function. Luxurious formulation soothes and hydrates skin. Try it…

Stay Sun-Safe

The sun is out and everyone is eager to enjoy the warmer weather. But as the days grow longer and the air warmer be sure your skin is well protected. May is skin cancer awareness month so Dr. Wheeler wants remind all of his patients that sun damage is the leading cause of wrinkles and fine lines, and it causes skin cancer. It is important to protect your skin for your health and well-being. Extended sun exposure is a known health risk. The Annapolis, MD Sandel Center has some recommendations on how to stay sun-safe anytime you are out enjoying the sun. Skin Cancer Awareness Skin cancer is one of the most common types of cancer and if caught early, can be effectively treated. The most common regions patients develop skin cancer are highly exposed regions of the body such as the face, neck, arms, and hands. We often see…

Laser Hair Removal

Razors are expensive and shaving is time-consuming. Do not waste your precious summer time shaving. The Sandel Center of Annapolis, MD offers laser hair removal for all that unsightly, unwanted hair- anywhere. Laser hair removal can eliminate hair in any region of your body that you wish to remain hairless giving you more time doing what you love with confidence. How Laser Hair Removal Works Dr. Wheeler uses a state of the art laser on the targeted area to destroy the hair follicle. The laser targets the follicles under the skin, ruining their ability to regrow hair. Some patients experience minor swelling or redness that clears quickly. Most patients are surprised at how comfortable the treatment is. Some compare it to a small rubber band snap against your skin. Dr. Wheeler will meet with you in a one on one consultation to determine if laser hair removal will achieve your desired results….

Patient Success Stories

The Sandel Center for Plastic Surgery located in Annapolis, MD provides natural and beautiful aesthetic results. Our team has built our practice around the well-being and satisfaction of our patients. We want everyone who comes to The Sandel Center to feel welcomed and calm while they rejuvenate and make their cosmetic goals come true. Our Team Our center for plastic surgery is run by Dr. Wheeler a highly trained and experienced doctor that offers his patients a skilled artistic eye and compassionate discreet care. Dr. Metcalfe provides comprehensive facial and full body plastic surgery with training from the prestigious Emory Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery training program. Heather Hultzer is our medical aesthetician offering a full range of skin treatments. Annapolis Center For Plastic Surgery, MD Our dedicated and loyal patients are what make us great. We love hearing from our patients new and returning. We wanted to share some of…

Bring Balance To Your Face

Rhinoplasty, or a “nose job” can help improve the aesthetic of your face, and may help you breathe better. For patients who have a nose too big for their face, or have a large nasal tip, rhinoplasty can soften the appearance and help your nose blend in better with your face. Dr. Wheeler offers years of experience and an artistic aesthetic eye for natural-looking rhinoplasties. Balanced Facial Esthetics The goal of rhinoplasty is to create a nose that flows with the patient’s overall appearance. After your rhinoplasty, your nose will help accentuate your best features like your eyes or smile instead of being a distraction. Through a comprehensive and personal consultation, you and Dr. Wheeler will build a new nose through digital imaging so you can see what the predicted results will look like. Understanding what your new nose will look like can help ease anxiety and make you feel…

Laser Technology For Smoother Skin

The sun is one of the number one causes for wrinkles, fine lines, and age spots on the face. The more time you spend in the sun throughout your life, the more likely you are to develop sun damage or loose elasticity. Laser skin treatments are an effective way to combat the signs of aging caused by extended sun exposure. Annapolis doctor Dr. Henry Sandel offers Laser skin services at his treatment center. Laser Skin Therapy: Know Your Options Sciton BBL: With the use of broadband light, the BBL device is a noninvasive laser therapy that is effective in treating signs of sun damage and aging such as small facial veins, rosacea, brown spots, port wine stains, and hyperpigmentation. BBL uses a special light and a series of filters to target problem areas. On average three sessions are needed to experience optimal results. BBL requires no downtime and is virtually…