Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon
Dr. Joseph Russell is a board-certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon here in Charleston, South Carolina. He graduated from University of South Carolina School of Medicine, top of his class, with a Doctor of Medicine degree. During his time at university, he was given numerous honors and awards, including being inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. After his 5-year residency in Otolaryngology at the University of Texas Medical Branch, he completed a fellowship in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery with Dr. Andrew Jacono, a well sought-after surgeon, in New York City. After this fellowship, Dr. Russell returned to the Charleston area (as he grew up on James Island) to provide expert care for those in the Low Country. During his time with Dr. Jacono, Dr. Russell mastered expert techniques, for example the deep plane face lift which is unique to South Carolina.
Dr. Russell is a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is also board-certified in facial plastic surgery, general otolaryngology, otology, head and neck surgery, and pediatric surgery. His range of facial plastic abilities include non-surgical procedures, facial plastic surgical procedures, revision surgery, and reconstructive work such as Keloid surgery. These procedures include open and closed rhinoplasty, otoplasty, neck and brow lifts, as well as deep-plane face lifts. Dr. Russell is one of the few surgeons in South Carolina with the ability to perform deep-plane face lifts, a unique procedure that is superior to the SMAS facelift. Many patients have traveled from all over, i.e. California, for Dr. Russell’s expertise in the facial plastics field.
Dr. Russell is bringing top quality facial plastic surgery procedures to the Low Country, with innovative techniques and exceptional care for all of his patients. For more information on National Facial Plastic Surgery, and Dr. Russell’s facial plastic procedures click here.