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Quick Facts about Breast Augmentation

January 27, 2020

Hundreds of thousands of women have a breast augmentation procedure every year. Whether you have spent years being self-conscious of asymmetrical or small breasts, or if pregnancy left your breasts deflated, know that you have options to enhance your breasts, attain a silhouette you love, and live your best life.

Double board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Joshua B. Hyman has helped many women achieve their desired shape with breast augmentation. Depending on your treatment goals and aesthetic preferences, you can choose between a fat transfer procedure or breast implants. Dr. Hyman is skilled at both methods of breast augmentation. He is also dedicated to understanding your…

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How Long Does Scar Revision Take?

January 13, 2020

Scars are an inevitable part of the body’s healing process after trauma or surgery. In many cases, scars fade considerably without intervention. However, sometimes a scar revision is the only way to make a scar less noticeable. The time between your injury to scar revision results depends on multiple factors.

In your complimentary consultation, our double board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Joshua Hyman will assess your scar and your goals for treatment in order to determine the best course of action for you. For minor scars, a non-surgical procedure may be effective, while for darker or larger scars, a surgical scar revision may be necessary.

What is Scar Revision?

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Category: Plastic Surgery

Love Your Look this Holiday Season

November 18, 2019

You still have time to refresh your look for holiday photos and festivities. From fillers to facials, we have non-surgical solutions for a wide range of cosmetic concerns.

Call us at 212-517-5157 to schedule your free consultation with double board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Joshua Hyman. We have solutions for numerous skin conditions and imperfections—no surgery required!

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Fall is Breast Augmentation Season for a Reason

October 02, 2019

Choosing autumn for your breast augmentation procedure has several benefits. By scheduling around summer, you don’t have to miss a single pool party or endure high temperatures while you heal. You also have plenty of time to heal and get back in the gym before bikini season.

As a double board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Joshua…

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Breast Augmentation Recovery Timeline

September 09, 2019

After a breast augmentation, you can expect to take about a week off work until discomfort and swelling subside. You will also have some physical activity restrictions for several weeks. Keep in mind that every breast augmentation patient and procedure is unique. Healing times vary based on where incisions are made, the placement of the implants, and the implant size.

Dr. Joshua Hyman is a double board-certified plastic surgeon who takes special care to provide each patient with personalized instructions for recovery. Our team is dedicated to supporting you at every stage of the breast augmentation process.

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Category: Breast Surgery

Reclaim Your Body with a Mommy Makeover

August 22, 2019

If pregnancy left you a body that doesn’t feel like yours, you are not alone. Sagging or deflated breasts, a protruding abdomen, and loose abdominal skin are some common ways that having a child can radically change your body. While dieting and exercising can get you to a healthy weight, some post-pregnancy conditions can’t be reversed with any amount of calorie counting or burpees.

Dr. Joshua Hyman is a double board-certified plastic surgeon who can help you regain your pre-pregnancy form and reclaim your body with a mommy makeover. A mommy makeover combines multiple cosmetic surgeries to restore your pre-baby form.

What Does a Mommy Makeover Include?

Mommy makeovers…

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Your Breast Reconstruction Should Be Right for You

July 03, 2018

Have you recently undergone a mastectomy, but want to wipe away all traces of the surgery after it’s over? Though the clock cannot be reversed, nor can the events of time be rewritten, it is still possible to restore the breasts and regain their natural contours through a reconstruction procedure.

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Get Rid of Those Extra Inches with Liposuction

July 02, 2018

Liposuction is a popular plastic surgery procedure that can help you get rid of excess fatty deposits and help you achieve a slim body that you can feel confident in. Over the years, liposuction has become a staple in the plastic surgery community due to its effectiveness in providing people with the results they desire. There have been…

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Rejuvenate Your Eyes with an Eyelid Lift

May 25, 2018

At some point in all of our lives, the natural aging process will bring about a number of visible changes throughout our facial region. Among them are fine lines, wrinkles, saggy eyelids, bags under the eyes, and puffy eyelids. All of these issues, however, can now be easily corrected with suitable cosmetic procedures.

One such…

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A Tummy Tuck Can Give You a Toned and Sculpted Stomach

March 12, 2018

A tummy tuck, also known as an abdominoplasty, is a surgical procedure that can be performed to flatten and tighten the abdominal area. It is the ideal solution for removing stubborn fat deposits that are difficult to get rid of through diet and exercise alone.

The procedure will also allow me to remove excess skin that sags and…

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