Why Spring is the season for cosmetic surgery

As the weather warms and the flowers bloom, Spring is often seen as a time for new beginnings. This is why it’s also the season for cosmetic surgery, and there are several reasons why this is the perfect time to plan your procedure. If you’re interested in arranging a consultation this Spring, call 0207 432 […]

Open vs Closed Rhinoplasty: Which Is Best?

A closed rhinoplasty is where all incisions are made inside the nostrils, leaving no visible external scarring, however an open rhinoplasty includes these same incisions but also an additional one on the underside of the nose. Rhinoplasty has a long and varied history and is the first recorded cosmetic surgery procedure, with evidence suggesting it […]

How to Choose the Best Rhinoplasty (Nose) Surgeon?

Your nose is the main focal point of the face and is an essential component in the perceived balance and harmony of your facial features. A disproportionate, asymmetrical, or misaligned nose can profoundly impact your appearance and self-confidence. This is why choosing the best rhinoplasty surgeon is paramount when considering this life-altering procedure. This comprehensive […]

Karidis Clinic in the media

As a leading London plastic surgeon with over 25 years’ experience in performing the full range of cosmetic surgery procedures, Mr Alex Karidis is regularly invited to comment by the press and TV on the latest developments in the field. Recently, he was invited on GB News with Nana Akua to discuss the risks of […]

Join our experts at Karidis Clinic for live demos and exclusive offers

We are excited to welcome you into our clinic space to meet our team of experts on Wednesday 20th September, between 6pm and 8pm. Have all your burning questions answered by our Karidis Clinic panel, including resident surgeons Mr Alex Karidis and Mr Mark Ho-Asjoe. Expect light refreshments, an opportunity to see and hear about […]

Is rhinoplasty a painful surgery?

Most patients who undergo rhinoplasty have been contemplating surgery to enhance, reduce or refine their nose for many years. As the nose is the face’s central, often dominant, feature, it is usually the determining factor in how we feel about our overall appearance. So, correcting something that has made you unhappy for a long time […]

Latest UK figures reveal cosmetic surgery boom

The UK’s leading independent plastic surgery organisation, the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS), has recently released its annual audit and 2022 witnessed a noteworthy boom in cosmetic surgery demand. According to the figures, procedures were up 102% overall last year. A post-Covid rise was expected, but demand was significantly higher than it was […]

Plastic Surgery Recovery Tips: How to heal quicker

Cosmetic surgery is one of the biggest life choices you make and concerns about the recovery process can be a critical factor in making that decision. Although the post-surgery timeframe and experience will vary from patient to patient and is often procedure dependent, there are certain steps you can take to boost your recovery. Quit […]

Karidis Clinic’s Stevie answers all your rhinoplasty FAQs!

As Mr Alex Karidis’ surgical nurse, Stevie saw his surgical skills up close and personal and witnessed hundreds of patient transformations. When she finally decided to have a rhinoplasty after many years of being dissatisfied with the shape and size of her nose, Mr Karidis was her first choice as surgeon. A key component of […]

Alcohol After Surgery: How Long Should You Wait

As the festive season approaches, your party calendar may be getting filled up so we thought it was an opportune time to look at alcohol and cosmetic surgery. If you have made the momentous decision to have cosmetic surgery and your operation date is looming, it’s understandable that you may want a stiff drink to […]