David Melniczek, MD, FACS -  - Cosmetic Surgeon

Sierra Ridge Cosmetic Surgery

David Melniczek, MD, FACS

Cosmetic Surgeon & Board Certified General Surgeon located in Jackson, CA


  • Botox® & Dysport®
  • Chemical Peel
  • Dermal Fillers
  • CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing


Nonsurgical Approach to Facial Rejuvenation


Dysport injectables is one of the brand names for botulinum toxin A.  This is a popular non-surgical cosmetic treatment that offers a range of benefits. It has become increasingly popular due to its ability to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, providing a more youthful and rejuvenated appearance. Here are some of the key benefits of Dysport injectables:


  1. Reduction of wrinkles and fine lines: Dysport works by temporarily blocking the signals between nerves and muscles, preventing muscle contractions in the treated area. This leads to the relaxation and smoothing of the overlying skin, reducing the appearance of facial wrinkles and fine lines, such as crow’s feet, forehead lines, and frown lines.


  1. Non-invasive and quick procedure: Dysport injections are minimally invasive and can be administered in a short period. The treatment typically takes around 10 to 15 minutes, making it convenient for individuals with busy schedules. There is no need for anesthesia or significant downtime, allowing patients to resume their regular activities immediately after the procedure.



  1. Long-lasting results: While Dysport is not a permanent solution, the results can typically last between three to four months, depending on the individual. Over time, the effects gradually wear off as muscle activity returns to normal. However, with regular maintenance treatments, the longevity of results can be extended.


  1. Minimal discomfort and side effects: Dysport injections are generally well-tolerated, with only minimal discomfort experienced during the procedure. Some patients may experience minor bruising, swelling, or redness at the injection site, but these side effects are temporary and typically resolve within a few days.


  1. Non-surgical alternative: Dysport offers an attractive alternative to individuals who are not ready for or do not want to undergo invasive surgical procedures. It provides significant aesthetic improvements without the risks and downtime associated with surgery, making it a preferred option for many individuals looking for non-surgical facial rejuvenation.


  1. Boost in self-confidence: One of the greatest benefits of Dysport injectable is the boost in self-esteem that comes from feeling more confident and satisfied with one’s appearance. The reduction in wrinkles and fine lines can help individuals feel more youthful, refreshed, and comfortable in their own skin.


Sierra Ridge Cosmetic Surgery has been providing cosmetic services to Amador County since 2017. Dr. Melniczek is a board-certified surgeon who has been serving Amador and Calaveras County for over 10 years. Dysport injectables is a common procedure performed daily at our practice.  Sometimes patients also like to add hyaluronic acid filler to their treatment, cheeks and lips being the most commonly treated areas.  Make an appointment for an injectable consultation today during which time Dr. Melniczek can help you choose what is right for you.