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Facial Fat Grafting

Written by Dr. Ali Ghafouri on July 7, 2020

Turn Back the Clock with Micro Fat Grafting Facial fat grafting is designed to correct age-related volume loss in the face using your own fat. This will result in a rejuvenated, full, youthful face. What Is Facial Fat Grafting? Facial fat grafting transplants fat (typically harvested from the patient’s abdominal area or outer or inner… Read more »

Asian Blepharoplasty 101

Written by Dr. Ali Ghafouri on August 14, 2019

Blepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery, is one of the most common procedures requested by Dr. Ali Ghafouri’s Asian patients. It is estimated that about 50 percent of people of Asian descent do not have a crease or fold on the upper eyelids, which may cause the eyes to appear narrower or smaller when the eyes are… Read more »

Semi-Permanent Filler FAQs

Written by Dr. Ali Ghafouri on June 15, 2019

To reverse the aging process and achieve a more youthful appearance, many people turn to semi-permanent fillers, such as  Sculptra and Bellafill, which are FDA-approved, safe, and effective. These types of fillers are gaining popularity in the field of non-surgical facial rejuvenation. Before getting any cosmetic procedure, however, you need to do your research to… Read more »

Treating Chronic Migraine Headaches with Botox

Written by Dr. Ali Ghafouri on April 16, 2019

Botox to treat migraine headaches

Botox has long been known as a treatment for reducing facial lines and wrinkles. But did you know that the same anti-wrinkle treatment can also provide much-needed relief for chronic migraine headaches? Studies have shown promising results, and many patients have reported considerable migraine relief with Botox. Read on as Dr. Ali Ghafouri of Arizona Oculoplastic… Read more »

Common Blepharoplasty Myths

Written by Dr. Ali Ghafouri on January 5, 2019

Common blepharoplasty myths

If you are considering blepharoplasty to restore an energetic and youthful appearance to your eyes, you have likely begun to research the procedure. Perhaps one of the first things you did was search Google. Unfortunately, not everything we read on the Internet should be trusted. There are countless myths and misconceptions about blepharoplasty, many of… Read more »

Laser resurfacing with blepharoplasty

Are you beginning to notice that the area around your eyes is making you look older than you really are? Do your eyes appear tired, even on the days when you are well-rested? Despite our best skin care efforts, the eyes are usually one of the first areas of the body to show age. Fortunately,… Read more »

July Is National UV Safety Month

Written by Dr. Ali Ghafouri on July 24, 2018

July is UV Safety Month

July is National UV Safety Month, a campaign created to raise awareness on the dangers of UV damage and the importance of sun protection. It is well-documented that long-term exposure to the sun’s UV rays can increase the risks of premature aging and wrinkling of the skin, serious eye conditions (e.g., cataracts) and skin cancer.… Read more »

Asian blepharoplasty vs. traditional blepharoplasty

Blepharoplasty, also known as eyelid lift or eyelid tuck surgery, is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures performed today. But despite its popularity, there are a lot of misconceptions and confusion surrounding the procedure. One of the most common questions trusted facial plastic and oculoplastic surgeon Dr. Ali Ghafouri hears from patients is, “What… Read more »

Dermal Fillers to Treat Tear Troughs and Dark Under-Eye Circles

Written by Dr. Ali Ghafouri on May 23, 2018

Treating tear trough and under-eye circles

Tear troughs and dark under-eye circles are cosmetic imperfections that occur to many people as they age. While they are not signs of a serious medical condition, they do add to a tired and worn out appearance that many people wish to correct. Fortunately there are several cosmetic treatments that can address tear troughs and… Read more »


Arizona Oculoplastic Specialists

9431 E. Ironwood Square Dr.
Scottsdale, AZ 85258

Phone: (480) 905-1010

Fax: (480) 905-6988

Office Hours

Monday: 8 am - 5 pm

Tuesday: 8 am - 5 pm

Wednesday: 8 am - 5 pm

Thursday: 8 am - 5 pm

Friday: 8 am - 4 pm

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed