Breast Implant Revision Surgery: All You Need to Know

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Plastic surgeons have been performing breast augmentation surgery for more than 40 years. As most people know, the quality and choice of breast implants have improved dramatically over this period of time, and things are no different at my practice here in New Jersey.
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Botox® Cosmetic Treatment For Men

Bend just about any flexible material enough times and you’ll get a visible crease. Skin is no different. Young skin has more collagen and elastin which helps resist wrinkling. But as we all know, with age come those unsightly wrinkles. Among the more effective treatments for facial wrinkles is botulinum toxin. Available products are BOTOX® Cosmetic, Dysport® and Xeomin®, all available at our practice in New Jersey.......
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How We Prevent Pain & Nausea After Surgery

Most of our patients in New Jersey want to know how painful their plastic surgery procedures are going to be and how long will they have to remain in bed. Many remark that they had negative surgical experiences in the past because of pain and postoperative nausea or vomiting (known as “PONV”). It’s true that pain management after surgery can be a challenge for surgeons......
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Spring Into Shape!

After a long, cold winter, spring is finally in the air and thoughts turn to fun in the sun. Typically at this time of year we see an increase in patients interested in breast enhancement. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons the number of breast augmentation and breast lift procedures continue to increase in popularity each year with nearly 300,000 breast augmentations being performed in......
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The Perils Of Medical Tourism, Or How To Be Pennywise And Pound Foolish

Last week I got the familiar phone call from the emergency room…. “Dr. Herbstman we have a patient here who just got off the plane from having cosmetic surgery in Colombia, (or Dominican Republic) she has a fever of 102 and an open draining wound….” Over the past few years the number of patients traveling overseas for cosmetic surgery has taken off. I guess the......
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What Makes A Good Ultherapy® Candidate?

One of the most innovative and interesting treatments I offer at my plastic surgery practice isn’t actually a form of surgery at all. Ultherapy is a relatively new platform that can be used in addition to or instead of facelift surgery, and my New Jersey patients seem to love it. It’s a safe and effective skin tightening procedure that requires no downtime, so many people want......
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Plastic Surgery For Men

Nowadays, American business culture places a strong emphasis on appearance.  If we look good, we feel good, and are then better prepared for success.  Confidence is beneficial in any business setting, and men want to both look and feel strong, healthy, and vibrant in the workplace as an investment in their career and personal success.  Men care about their image, primarily because the notions persist......
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The Benefits of Microdermabrasion and Chemical Peels For Men

Skincare has never been a top priority for me.  As is the case with most men, I have not been brought up to be conscious of my skin’s health.  But at the age of 27, years of neglect have begun to show.  In addition to natural changes in my skin’s appearance that come with age, such as a continuing increase of wrinkles and fine lines,......
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Get Glossy!

Six weeks and counting to the Holidays, oh no! Oh yes, still plenty of time to Get Glossy. Achieve that perfect glow with the Gloss Peel, something that you can find at Contemporary Plastic Surgery Skin Clinic in Central New Jersey. The Gloss Peel is Trichloracetic Acid (TCA) based and found only in physician’s office. This potent agent greatly improves the appearance of aging and sun......
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