I was referred to Dr. J. Schmidt by MOH’s Surgeon Dr. Chapman after he took 3 cuts to remove basal cell cancer from my left nostril. Dr. Schmidt was very knowledgeable and explained well the procedures he would be performing to supply a skin graft to my nostril. He performed...
Doris M. Smith
I had lower eye lid surgery by Dr. Jeff and have been very happy with the results and the look of the eyelid since the surgery. I would like to recommend him to everyone for any surgery to the face. His bedside manner is great and he is very personal....
Jay Ann Tracey, June 6 2106
Recommendation for Dr. Jeffrey L. Schmidt Plastic Surgeon It is my pleasure to recommend Dr. Jeffrey Schmidt as an exceptional plastic surgeon. My wife saw Dr. Schmidt one day after having MOHs surgery to remove a basal cell cancer from the side of her nose. This procedure left her with...
Dr. Jeffrey Schmidt performed reconstructive surgery on my nose in June of 2015 due to numerous basal cell carcinomas and one of which could not be closed with MOH’s procedure. It was a fairly long surgery due to the previous procedures – I found Dr. Schmidt to be very caring...
Linda Pizzuto, Elizabeth, Colorado
I found, at age 81, I was going to need reconstructive surgery on my nose due to basal cell carcinoma. My MOHS surgeon had recommended Dr. Schmidt to me. I found Dr. Schmidt to be very professional and knowledgeable. His resume speaks volumes about him. He is passionate about his...
A pleasant experience. I had a melanoma removed from the bridge of my nose. After the removal, I had a large gaping hole in the middle of my forehead. That was when I was referred to Dr. Jeffrey Schmidt and his staff. His medical office is very pleasant, good music,...
Richard Stein, Centennial, Co.
I had surgery performed by Dr. Schmidt for cancer in my lower lip on the left side. He is an excellent surgeon and is very efficient. The nurse’s in the operating room are top notch. I am very pleased that I am looking as normal as I can. My wife...
Ronald S. Oolegard
What do you say about a doctor that gives you your face back? I had no nose! I had a large sore on my nose. A dermatologist took a large piece of my nose for biopsy. The results, cancer. Another dermatologist performed MOHS surgery. What that means is they keep...
Dr. Schmidt, This kind, friendly and very professional Doctor gets my vote for all anyone would look for in a Doctor. I am almost disappointed to be finished for now but would always hurry back if necessary.
Dr. Jeffrey Schmidt is truly a remarkable doctor that knows exactly how to take care of his patients from start to finish! When I first met Dr.Schmidt he explained all my symptoms and procedures we would have to treat with thorough and kindness, adding extra comfort which was well needed.
Peter M., Colorado
Had skin cancer on my nose which was removed from another Dr. and after 3 surgeries my nose still was lopsided...he fixed it with what little he had to work with and looks considerably better. At least I can breathe again! He is very professional, staff is friendly and very...
Dr. Schmidt is an excellent surgeon with high aspirations. He successfully repaired my very large facial wound from a melanoma excision. He was resourceful, diligent and persistent; resulting in an amazing surgical outcome. During all visits he was kind, courteous, confident, and complementary.
Dorothy D., Colorado
Dr. Schmidt is the best! He is patient and thorough. Answers all questions and concerns and makes you feel like you are his only patient. He made something that I've been insecure about for years, look absolutely beautiful. I highly recommend him to anyone!
Lauren G., Colorado
Dr. Schmidt is very knowledgeable and extremely pleasant, as is his staff. The reconstructive surgery following my melanoma removal surpassed all expectations. I highly recommend him.
John D., Colorado
My family and I are so appreciative of the incredible level of care and personal attention that Dr. Schmidt showed. His dedication to his patient was at a degree that rarely gets seen in today’s society. Dr. Schmidt truly embodies what every medical professional should strive to be.
Wendy R., Alabama
I am so thankful that Dr. Schmidt was on site in the ER upon my arrival and took the time to meticulously repair my full thickness facial lacerations. I have to say that, unless I point out my facial injury, people say “if you had not mentioned it, I never...
Jim T., Anesthetist, Nebraska
Dr. Schmidt did a procedure on my face and not only did an expert job, but followed it with superb aftercare. His background has involved re-building faces after traumas (i.e. disease, accident, birth defects). He truly loves his mission, and I would entrust him with any procedure that he may...
Andrea S., Florida
Dr. Schmidt is a talented and capable doctor; I allowed him to work on both myself and my husband and would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone.
Loretta H., Alabama
Dr. Schmidt is the most caring, thorough and patient doctor I have ever encountered. He is there to make sure your outcome is the very best and that you are happy with the results...my look is a very natural one leaving no one to suspect that surgery was performed.
Our skin is our interface with the world. It’s how we feel heat from the sun on a summer day, our pet’s paw nudging us awake, or that poison ivy patch we shouldn’t have walked through.
Through all these experiences, our skin takes on wear and tear. As we age, dead and damaged skin cells can start to build up, creating an uneven texture and dull appearance in the face.
Chemical peels are a versatile option for addressing mild to severe signs of aging. This treatment removes dead skin cells so that skin can be its healthiest and most radiant. As a result of this treatment, the skin is revitalized with an even texture and youthful glow.
How do chemical peels work?
Dr. Schmidt will use either a mild, moderate, or deep chemical peel depending on the patient’s individual needs.
A mild chemical peel (sometimes called a light peel) exfoliates and rejuvenates only the outermost layer of skin. A chemical solution is brushed onto the face to dislodge dead skin cells. After a short period of time, the solution is washed off and neutralized. This treatment creates a healthy, even texture and luminous glow in the face.
Mild peels are typically best for patients with discoloration, sun damage or superficial wrinkles. They cannot address deep-set wrinkles or age spots.
After a mild peel, patients may feel some minor tingling or redness. However, no significant recovery time is necessary after the procedure.
Moderate chemical peels penetrate further into the skin to address deeper wrinkles, abnormal pigmentation or skin tightening.
Patients typically experience some stinging or redness as a result of this procedure, and it may take several weeks for the skin to return to its normal color.
Deep peels work down to the lowest layers of skin for profound rejuvenation. Patients with deep-set wrinkles, scars, or severe sun damage may be candidates for deep peels.
Not only do deep peels remove wrinkles, but they also stimulate a skin plumping protein called collagen. This helps the skin naturally fill in residual wrinkles weeks to months after the procedure.
Because deep peels are a more aggressive treatment than other chemical peels, patients are typically given a sedative and roughly two weeks of recovery time are required. There may be some crusting or swelling that will subside after a week or more.
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Be sure to view the Before and After Photo Gallery to see real patient results at Schmidt Facial Plastic Surgery.
No two faces are exactly the same—the extent of aging, depth of wrinkles, and skin texture will all help determine what type of treatment is best for a given patient. Dr. Schmidt works closely with chemical peel candidates to determine the type of peel that will produce the most natural and pleasing results.
Schedule a Consultation
Dr. Schmidt’s priority is to provide personalized and cost-effective procedures for each patient. He is available for one-on-one consultations to discuss individual needs and potential solutions. For patients who live outside the Denver area, Dr. Schmidt will conduct preliminary consultations over the phone or webcam via Skype, Tango, or Facetime.
With over 10 years of surgical experience, Dr. Schmidt focuses on each patient’s unique needs, concerns, and goals to provide a beautiful, natural result for cosmetic, reconstructive and non-surgical procedures. View Dr. Schmidt’s before and after photos to see the results other patients have achieved.