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Board Ceritified Plastic Surgeon in Dallas Texas
By []Dave Stringham

Dr. Adams is a international authority on breast augmentation/ enlargement, breast  implants including  cohesive gel implants and  body contouring procedures.  He  has developed a new techniques for use in clinical breast implant surgery that has made breast augmentation / enlargement and breast reconstruction safer for  patients. He also is active in educating  plastic  surgeons around the  country on  the  new  level of  breast  augmentation currently possible including a  re-defined  patient experience and  24 hour  recovery.

He spent his  1st  10 years in  practice in the  Department of Plastic  Surgery At  UT Southwestern Medical Center before  transitioning to full time private practice to devote  more time to his  clinical practice and spend more time with his  family.   He is presently an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Plastic Surgery at UT Southwestern Medical Center .   

He received his undergraduate degree with  honors from Princeton University. He attended Vanderbilt University Medical School where he graduated in the top 10% of his class and received the prestigious award for the best graduating clinician. He completed both his general surgery and his plastic surgery residency training in the nationally renowned resident training program at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas.  He also completed an additional year of fellowship in plastic surgery at UT Southwestern.

This doctor is Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (ASPRS), a  member of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), Dallas County Medical Society (DCMS),   Texas Society of Plastic Surgery,   the Dallas Society of  Plastic Surgeons, and  the  breast implant task force.

He is a national authority on breast implant surgery and related issues. He  has developed a new irrigant for use in clinical breast implant surgery that may make breast enlargement and breast reconstruction safer.   He  is  invited  all over the  world to   speak to   surgeons,   industry and  patients about  breast augmentation and  breast  surgery.  He also served on the national  ultrasound assisted liposuction taskforce teaching other plastic surgeons the safe and optimal techniques for ultrasonic liposuction in body contouring surgery.

He has published numerous papers and chapters as well as presented multiple plastic surgery lectures on the international level. He is on the Editorial Board of Selected Readings in Plastic Surgery, which is a supplement to the teaching curriculum of plastic surgery training programs in the United States and thirty-eight foreign countries. He is the contributing author for the "Breast Reduction and Breast Lift (Mastopexy)" and "Lip and Cheek Reconstruction" issues.   

He has recently co-edited a 2 volume rhinoplasty textbook, Dallas Rhinoplasty,   with Drs. Rod Rohrich and Jack Gunter,   which serves as one of the classic rhinoplasty texts available. Hewas presented the faculty Teaching  Award in 2005 in the  Department of Plastic Surgery at  UT Southwestern  and   received the  Faculty Excellence Award in 2001, and was named Department of Plastic Surgery Clinician of the Year 1998.   He was also the recipient of the 1997 Excellence in Research Award and Excellence in Teaching Award from the Department of Plastic Surgery. His current research interests include breast implants and technology, implant capsular contracture, breast reconstruction, lip augmentation, nasal trauma and rhinoplasty.

Dr. Adams' special interests include: cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery (including breast augmentation/enlargement and minimal scar breast lift), rhinoplasty, lip augmentation/enhancement, cosmetic surgery of the face, facial reanimation, body contouring/ tummy  tucks and liposuction including ultrasound assisted lipoplasty.

Dave Stringham is the President of an online resource for []plastic surgery.  Learn more about plastic surgeons in Dallas and plastic surgeons like []Dr. Adams that offer plastic and reconstructive procedures.