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Where’s My Hair?!

Published on October 2, 2017
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About a year ago I noticed when showering that quite a few hairs were exiting my scalp.  At first I paid this minimal attention but a few weeks later, I realized that I could look ‘right through’ my hair as

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Fall is here

Published on September 10, 2017
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Living in the northeast we have, what I think, is a lovely way to mark the different phases of the year with our distinct seasons. They bring about changes in weather, scenery (ready to see those Fall leaves!) and wardrobe

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The Low Down on the “O” Shot

Published on August 1, 2017
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I have to say, I’m very impressed with the results I’m seeing with Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) and its application for both hair restoration and facial rejuvenation. It’s been very popular at the office, and of course, I had to

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PRP – The Future of Skin Rejuvenation

Published on June 30, 2017
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I get asked a lot of questions about various plastic surgery procedures – at the gym, at cocktail parties and, of course, from patients during consultations. Most of the time I find myself busting various myths or scaling back the

Four Things to Consider About Breast Lifts

Published on May 28, 2017
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There is nothing more frustrating for a woman looking forward to firm, high, perky breasts and then finding out that she’s actually a borderline (or better) candidate for a breast lift, aka mastopexy. She probably thinks “How could this be? 

3 Reasons Why Getting Plastic Surgery Won’t Turn You Into a Kardashian

Published on May 8, 2017
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Although I’ve never been a mom, and it’s a little late for me to join that elite class of women, I think I have at least one thing in common with all of the mothers reading this and coming to

The Ideal Implant:  a Game Changer for Breast Augmentation!

Published on April 1, 2017
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Finally….the “ideal” breast implant is here!  I’ve been waiting a long time for these to appear and am delighted to introduce them to Fairfield County and Connecticut.   Get in line ladies, these are going to be a true game changer!

More Isn’t Necessarily Better

Published on March 1, 2017
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These days, many patients come in for their consultations with me more informed than ever due to the wealth of plastic surgery information and images on the internet. I love these patients because our time together in consultation – and

The Straight Scoop on Plastic Surgery Trends

Published on January 31, 2017
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Plastic surgery is growing in popularity – according to an American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ 2015 report, more than 15.9 million cosmetic procedures were performed in the U.S. in 2015 — 1.7 million cosmetic surgical procedures and 14.2 million cosmetic

Report from the Operating Room

Published on January 9, 2017
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I used to think the operating room would be a scary kind of place with a lot of formality, sternness and lives’ constantly in teetering balance.  Makes me wonder sometimes how I even got into surgery with that image blazed in my