Plastic Surgery Blog New York

Combining Breast Augmentation with a Breast Lift

Published on March 2, 2017

Boosting the cup size and the appearance of breasts is something many women want. But choosing the right procedures can be tricky. While both breast augmentation and a breast lift are available individually, in some cases, a combination of the

A Facial Fat Transfer Fills in Those Wrinkles

Published on January 31, 2017

A facial fat transfer, also known as fat injections or fat grafting, is a procedure that helps to restore volume and shape to the face while eliminating wrinkles. The procedure involves taking fat from an area of your body where

The HydraFacial Treatment Restores Beautiful Skin

Published on January 4, 2017

A refreshing skin treatment can be restorative for the soul. For radiant and healthy skin, many patients come in for the state-of-the-art HydraFacial treatment. HydraFacial is a revitalizing treatment for your facial skin and takes less than an hour (approximately

Combining an Endoscopic Brow Lift with Eyelid Surgery or a Facelift

Published on December 29, 2016

A brow lift, also known as a forehead lift, is a procedure for removing sagging skin on the forehead and shaping the underlying tissues and muscles to rejuvenate the face or to correct droopy or uneven eyebrows. Aging causes our

The Comprehensive Mommy Makeover Package

Published on December 16, 2016

A mommy makeover is a package of surgeries that aims to restore a patient’s pre-pregnancy body. It is used to fix the results of aging and pregnancy, including sagging, stubborn fat, stretch marks, and changes in breast shape. While a

Treat Yourself to a Light Chemical Peel

Published on August 29, 2016

A light chemical peel is a non-invasive procedure that encourages skin-cell regeneration. It uses light acids to remove the dead cells from the upper layers of the damaged skin, making way for new cells. AHA (alpha hydroxy acid) chemical peels,

Eyelid Surgery for Function and Beauty in New York

Published on March 31, 2016

More often than not, a person makes an observation about your eyes when they look at your face, regardless of whether they verbalize it. This is because we are naturally drawn to the eyes during face-to-face interactions. We are used

Grandmommy Makeovers: Older Women & Body Contouring Surgeries

Published on December 13, 2011

by Dr. Leo Keegan Why is there a trend toward older women undergoing plastic surgery procedures? Women of all ages have always enjoyed the benefits of plastic surgery. What is different is that women between the ages of 45 and

Common Questions Patients Have About Tummy Tucks

Published on October 14, 2011

Questions About Pain and Pain Management After a Tummy Tuck Every patient who is considering a tummy tuck in NY will naturally be concerned with the amount of pain they will experience during the postoperative period. Often, they will have

Immediate Post-Mastectomy Hybrid Reconstruction: DIEP Flap Plus Implant

Published on December 9, 2010

DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction: Introduction Thin women with moderate to large breasts present a clinical challenge for post-mastectomy breast reconstructions. Autologous reconstructions that use a patient’s own body tissue, such as DIEP flap and TRAM flap surgeries, offer the most