Blogs

Silicone Vs. Saline

In today’s world, many women wish to change the shape or size of their breasts. Patients may choose to undergo a breast augmentation procedure in order to make their breasts appear larger and fuller and achieve a more aesthetically pleasing shape.

Are Rhinoplasties a Procedure of The Past?

For decades, plastic surgery patients have been keen on achieving a “perfect” nose. However, recent articles have suggested that this trend has ended, being that number rhinoplasties has seemingly decreased. Dr. Matthew Kaufman gives his expert opinion and weighs in on this alleged change in trend.

Botox in Your Armpits?

If you have unwanted wrinkles around the eyes or forehead, Botox® (onabotulinumtoxin A) injections may be the answer. Did you know that Botox® injections may also be a solution for excessive sweating, known as hyperhidrosis?

Jonathan Weiswasser, MD

Dr. Jonathan Weiswasser: Not your Average Vascular Surgeon

Our practice uniquely houses Aesthetic Vascular Association, LLC at the Plastic Surgery Center. Our vascular surgeon, Dr. Jonathan Weiswasser, remains a pioneer in the field of leg vein disorders, offering patients the latest technologies in treating troublesome surface veins, eliminating conventional methods of “stripping” and the need for large incisions.

Your Plastic Surgeon Checklist

Deciding to have a cosmetic procedure can be overwhelming! While you may be anxious to have full lips or a beach body in time for summer, you shouldn’t rush when choosing your surgeon. To help make your cosmetic procedure journey a little easier, we created a checklist of what to look for when choosing your surgeon.

Be your Healthiest this Spring!

March is here and spring is in the air! With the seasons changing, it’s more important than ever to make sure you are maintaining a healthy lifestyle and practicing healthy habits especially with the weather changing. However, besides the obvious suggestions of diet and exercise, we decided to dive deeper with some of our physicians to determine what else is needed in order to stay “healthy.”

How to Live a Heart Healthy Lifestyle

February is all about hearts! Before we all become consumed with chocolate hearts and heart shaped cards, we wanted to remind everyone that February isn’t just about Valentine’s Day. February is American Heart Month, a time to raise awareness about heart disease and how to prevent it.

New Year. New Look. New You.

2018 is here! We often view January as a time for a clean slate or fresh start. It is the perfect time for accomplishing tasks you’ve put off or setting new goals. We all want the feeling of pushing the Refresh button in our lives.

Injectables vs. Fillers

The fountain of youth and the elixir of life may be myths, but looking younger can be a reality thanks to cosmetic injectables like Botox and dermal fillers. These noninvasive procedures can smooth out wrinkles, make scars less noticeable and enhance your lips for months at a time.

Breast Reduction Surgery: What you need to know

Although society’s perceived image of female beauty is often associated with larger breasts, in many cases, bigger is not always better. Beauty is defined by shape and proportion. Regardless of aesthetic considerations, the physical and emotional cost of large, heavy breasts can be substantial.