Best plastic surgery procedures by age

Best Plastic Surgery Procedures by Age

Plastic surgery has evolved considerably over the years, from procedures restricted to the senior set to treatments that offer positive results to much younger adults today. If you are considering plastic surgery or a cosmetic treatment, it might be helpful to know which procedures are the most popular for the different age groups. Check out this list from Newman Plastic Surgery & Laser Center that gives you the most requested plastic surgery procedures by decades. Thirties During your…

Temporary Breast Augmentation – My Opinion

There was a recent concept that hit the news circuit that involved a doctor doing what was described as a temporary breast augmentation- and I don’t think it’s fair to let this story go without comment. As a New York, Long Island and Westchester plastic surgeon specializing in breast augmentation, breast reduction and breast lift surgery I am very qualified t comment on this topic. Unfortunately, this is the type of story that gets great…

What Are Realistic Goals for Plastic Surgery?

What Are Realistic Goals for Plastic Surgery?

As any doctor should tell you, plastic surgery is a very personal decision. Patients can read so much online, watch as much television as they like, studying celebrities who may or may not have had plastic surgery done, but at the end of the day, it is the patient herself (or himself!) who has to be able to live with—and love!—the results. Plastic surgery is not a cookie cutter operation. What works for a friend…

Plastic Surgery Myths Exposed You're going To Love

Plastic Surgery Myths Exposed (You’re Going to Love #4!)

For some people, plastic surgery tends to be one of those love-it-or-hate-it topics. Some people’s preconceived notions seem to dictate whether having a plastic surgery procedure performed is deemed acceptable or appropriate for someone. Some people can be judgmental, harboring feelings about a person’s decision to have plastic surgery. Many times myths about plastic surgery can be to blame. Still, when push comes to shove, all that really matters is a patient’s health, happiness, confidence,…

Should Women With The BRCA Gene Remove Their Ovaries a New Study May Change The Way We Think

Should Women with the BRCA Gene Remove Their Ovaries? A New Study May Change the Way We Think.

An interesting article appears in the current issue of the Journal of Clinical Oncology and it just might change some of the decisions we make for patients with genetic links to some cancers. What Do We Know About BRCA Genes? Over the past few years we’ve been learning more and more about the significance of the BRCA genes. In general, we’ve known for years that some cancers, especially breast and ovarian cancers, have some familial…

New York City Plastic Surgeon | Safe And Reliable

Plastic surgery is a realm that involves many different aspects. It is a broad range of restorations, molding, shaping, reconstruction and repair to the skin or body. Over the decades there have been numerous breakthroughs and advances in technology that have made it what it is today- a safe and reliable means to achieving the body you’ve always wanted. For as many reasons as there are procedures, individuals have looked to plastic surgery to transform…

Board Certified NYC Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Newman

If you have made the choice to engage in plastic surgery it is important to choose a doctor you can trust.  In Manhattan alone, there are over 400 doctors who specialize in plastic surgery, so knowing who you are working with is clearly an important step in the process. Dr. Scott Newman, a board certified NYC Plastic Surgeon, has performed over 4,000 surgeries and is considered to be among the most experienced in the tri-state…

When Doctors And Nurses Choose A Doctor For Themselves

When a physician or nurse need the services of a doctor, especially outside their specialty, they will first tap into their network for referrals and then they will likely check the credentials of that physician.  I highly recommend that the general public follow the same protocol.  Accreditation boards, such as the American Board of Plastic Surgery, theAmerican Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, certify the credentials of a physician.  These not-for-profit…

Time to Transition to Warmer Weather

Abdominal Liposuction versus Tummy Tuck- As we age, the abdomen begins to accumulate fat deposits.  During menopause, women are often faced with stubborn fat stores which can be disheartening, especially when diet and exercise do little to decrease abdominal bulge.  Even relatively young women experience abdominal bulging that does not respond to diet and exercise – especially those who have been pregnant or undergone surgery – as the shape of the abdomen is also greatly…

What Is A Plastic Surgery Consultation Like?

What Is a Plastic Surgery Consultation Like?

One of the most important factors in seeing successful results from cosmetic surgery is a good understanding of your personal goals and whether plastic surgery can meet those goals. This understanding comes from your initial plastic surgery consultation. During your initial meeting with your doctor, you can and should ask all the questions you need to ensure that you have as clear of an understanding as possible. This is also the time when you will…