Body Contouring

Many people seek body contouring both through traditional and new methods. There are several options you may be a candidate for. Dr. Newman will be happy to discuss these options with you. Two body contouring options offered by Dr. Newman include liposuction and tummy tuck. Liposuction Liposuction Liposuction, or lipoplasty, is a surgical procedure used to sculpt your body and remove excess fat that doesn’t respond to traditional weight loss methods. The best candidates for…

Facial Plastic Surgery

Our faces often are the first to exhibit the telltale signs of aging like wrinkles, fine lines and sagging skin. Luckily, a wide variety of facial plastic surgeries exist today to help you achieve your youthful appearance. Common Facial Plastic Surgeries Plastic surgeons perform a number of different facial plastic surgeries to help patients achieve their goals. In general, patients seek facial plastic surgery to accomplish one of two goals: to appear more youthful or…

Skin Care

With the prevalence of outdoor recreations, winter and summer vacations and leisure time outdoors, premature wrinkling is more common now than ever before. Both men and women seek facial plastic surgery to reverse the effects of sun-damaged skin and reveal the youthful appearance underneath. Laser Skin Resurfacing Laser skin resurfacing is one of the least invasive ways to treat fine lines and wrinkles, mild acne scars, birthmarks and even certain types of skin cancer. Carbon…

Questions About Blepharoplasty

How long will the results of eyelid surgery last? Eyelid surgery is known to provide long lasting, if not permanent results. Though a blepharoplasty cannot reverse the effects of aging, many eyelid surgery patients experience a dramatic improvement in their appearance that lasts for years. What type of surgeon should perform my procedure? In order to ensure that you receive the highest quality results in the safest possible manner, you should have your eyelid surgery…

Surgical Techniques of Breast Augmentation

Breast augmentation surgery involves the insertion of either saline or silicone breast implants to restore breast volume. This can be done after weight loss or pregnancy or to achieve your desire for fuller breasts. You will have to make many decisions about your implants, all of which you should discuss with a board-certified breast surgeon, like Dr. Scott E. Newman. Your Three Options In an important part of a breast augmentation procedure is the surgical…

Breast Augmentation – Initial Consultation

The initial consultation is one of the most important parts of the breast augmentation process. During your consultation, you will meet with Dr. Newman. After discussing the details of breast augmentation surgery and what can be achieved, undergoing a medical exam, as well as having all of your questions answered, you should feel prepared for your breast augmentation procedure. What to Expect The following is a list of topics you may discuss with Dr. Newman…

Questions About Breast Implants

How long do breast implants last? Though your breast implants will last a long time, they are not designed to last a lifetime. According to the Institute of Medicine (IOM), the average life expectancy of a breast implant is 16 years. Following the post-operative instructions of a board-certified breast surgeon like Dr. Scott E. Newman can help you prolong the life expectancy of your breast implants as well. What are my breast implant options? All…

Questions About Brow Lift Surgery

As you age, your skin loses its natural elasticity, which can create drooping brows or creases in your forehead. A forehead lift, also known as a brow lift, surgically alters the muscles and tissues that cause wrinkling or drooping in the forehead region to give you a more youthful appearance. Forehead lifts are often performed in conjunction with other procedures such as eyelid surgery or BOTOX® injections for a more complete facial rejuvenation. Forehead lifts…

Facelift and Neck Lift Surgery

Whether you have deep creases or simply need a light touchup, facelift and neck lift surgery can rejuvenate your facial features, making you look bright and youthful for your age. There are five basic components of an aging face: Fine lines and wrinkles Skin pigment changes Loss of volume Loss of skin elasticity Sagging While small wrinkles and age spots can be improved with BOTOX® injections or laser skin resurfacing, the effects of gravity and…

Questions About Facelift Surgery

How long does facelift surgery take? A typical facelift procedure takes around two to three hours. However, it may take longer depending on the complexity of your condition and your desired results. The surgery can be performed under local or general anesthesia. At your initial consultation, New York City plastic surgeon Dr. Scott E. Newman will discuss the pros and cons of each anesthesia option with you before recommending the best option for your unique…