Anatomic Roadmap to Avoid Blindness from Fillers. Plastic Surgery Hot Topics with Rod J. Rohrich, MD and G. Ian Taylor, AO, MD

Video Author:Rod J. Rohrich, MD

Published on:September 18, 2020

In this video, Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery," interviews G. Ian Taylor, AO, MD, to discuss his team’s new eye-opening study on the anatomy of the face and its implications for the outcomes, efficacy, and safety of cosmetic facial filler procedures.

Read the October 2020 PRS #PlasticSurgery article, "The Functional Anatomy of the Ophthalmic Angiosome and Its Implications in Blindness as a Complication of Cosmetic Facial Filler Procedures" by Taylor, Shoukath, Gascoigne, et al. Find it on PRSJournal.com.

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Keywords: plastic surgery; #PRSHotTopic; facial fillers; blindness; cosmetic surgery; cosmetic facial fillers; arteries; vessels; vessel pathways; anatomy;Ophthalmic angiosomes; facial artery; choke anastomose; ophthalmic artery; embolism; facial filler injections