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Understanding Malignant Melanoma

Melanoma may be a less common form of skin cancer, but it’s extremely serious. If caught early, this form is treatable but can cause scarring and disfigurement. Here’s what to know about malignant melanoma, its treatment, and reconstruction of scars.

Oct 3rd, 2021
What Is an Acoustic Neuroma?

Unexplained balance problems, hearing loss, and ear ringing could be due to an acoustic neuroma. This benign tumor grows in a nerve leading from your inner ear to your brain.

Sep 5th, 2021
Turn Back Time With a Facelift

As you age, your skin loses its elasticity and tone, leading to deep creases and laxity. A facelift turns back these effects to create a tauter, more youthful look. Here are some of the most notable changes you can expect with this procedure.

Aug 9th, 2021
How Does Scar Revision Work?

Scars are not only a reminder of a possibly traumatic event, but they can alter the way you look and make you feel self-conscious. Scar revision can minimize or erase the look of your scars. Here’s how.

Jul 23rd, 2021
Everything You Should Know About Gynecomastia

A man with swollen, feminine breasts can feel self-conscious and unmanly. Gynecomastia is easily corrected with surgery to achieve more masculine contours and body confidence. Here’s what you should know about this condition.

Jun 29th, 2021
Medical Reasons to Get a Rhinoplasty

A nose job, or rhinoplasty, can change the shape or size of your nose, but that’s not its only purpose. Rhinoplasty can actually improve your nasal function, so is also done for medical reasons. Learn the noncosmetic benefits of a nose job.

May 11th, 2021
Why You Need an Expert Witness on Your Team

If you have a medical case going before court, a professional witness that can help jurors understand complex and nuanced information is key. Here’s why you should consider hiring a medical witness for your case.

Apr 1st, 2021
Myths and Facts About Bell's Palsy

Facial paralysis due to Bell’s palsy is scary, but you have a very good chance of recovering. If you suffer from this condition, know the facts so you get the treatment necessary to restore your function and appearance.

Mar 4th, 2021
I Have a Terrible Scar: Can You Help?

Scars don’t have to be a permanent reminder of an accident or trauma. State-of-the-art scar revision techniques improve the appearance of scars in even the most disfiguring cases. If you have a terrible scar, learn about your treatment options here.

Feb 7th, 2021
How Is a Dog Bite Different From Other Lacerations?

Dog bites aren’t just a simple puncture wound. They can cause torn flesh and crushing damage to skin and soft tissue. Learn how expert reconstructive surgery can reduce scarring and restore features and function following a dog bite.

Jan 1st, 2021
How We Can Support You in the Courtroom

If you’ve had a disfiguring injury and are seeking justice from the responsible party, you need an expert witness on your side to strengthen your case. Learn how we can provide such support for your courtroom appearance.

Dec 1st, 2020
Noncosmetic Reasons to Consider Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery isn’t just about vanity. You may choose a procedure to reform a very real disfigurement or dysfunction caused by trauma, a genetic abnormality, or disease. Learn how plastic surgery can boost your everyday life.

Aug 27th, 2020
How Liposuction Can Reshape Your Legs

Liposuction removes fat from generous thighs, but can also reduce fat on your knees and plump calves. Learn how liposuction can reshape your legs simply and effectively.

Jun 17th, 2020
Why Is Collagen So Important for Youthful-Looking Skin?

There are many things we take for granted in life, only noticing them once they’re gone — which is certainly true of collagen. Here’s a look at the role that collagen plays in the outward appearance of your skin.

Dec 5th, 2019
How Dog Bite Plastic Surgery Has Helped Many Heal

Sometimes, man’s best friend isn’t so friendly: Over 800,000 people visit the hospital each year for dog bites. Learn how plastic surgery can help heal both your physical and emotional trauma.

Oct 14th, 2019
Most Common Plastic Surgery Procedures for Men

Though once considered only for women, plastic surgery has become more socially acceptable, and more men are turning to cosmetic procedures to boost their confidence and gain a restored, youthful appearance.

Sep 1st, 2019
Everything You Need to Know About Facial Reanimation

If you’ve suffered from an infection or trauma that left you with facial paralysis, you may be wondering if you’ll ever smile again. Learn how reanimation surgery can restore movement to your face and find out if you’re a good candidate.

Aug 2nd, 2019
Choosing the Right Body Contouring Procedure for Your Body

Are you celebrating a major weight loss or the birth of a child but disappointed with the sagging skin left behind? Or, do you have some extra fat you’d like to get rid of? Body contouring procedures can help you get the body you’ve always wanted.

May 1st, 2019
What Is a Multi-Vector Face-Lift and Is It Right For Me?

You’ve seen those bad celebrity face-lifts. Wrinkles and folds look better than pulled, overtightened skin. How can you get the rejuvenating lift you want without appearing windswept or weird? Have you heard about the multi-vector face-lift?

Mar 4th, 2019
How Life Altering Scars Can Be Transformed with Surgery

Life-altering scars due to traumatic lacerations or injuries can be devastating, especially facial scars. The decision to have scar revision surgery is a personal one. Find out if surgery is the right treatment for your scars.

Feb 1st, 2019
What's the Best Age for a Facelift?

A lot of people think of a facelift as a procedure only "older" people have. But some studies show having a facelift while you're younger - say, in your 30s or 40s - can yield even better results.

Nov 30th, 2018
Are You a Candidate for Body Contouring?

At The Aesthetic Surgery Center, Dr. Rose has helped patients on the Upper East Side of New York City achieve the body shape they’ve always wanted with body contouring.

Oct 29th, 2018
The Best Breast Procedures to Get Your Pre-Baby Body Back

After they're done having children, many women turn to breast augmentation and breast implantation to regain their natural figure. Breast augmentation and breast lift procedures are safe, effective and efficient. Here's what you need to know.

Sep 27th, 2018
What Makes Fraxel Laser Treatment More Effective?

You’re looking to rejuvenate your face or improve your scars without surgery, and guess what? You have more options than you can count. Now you know what “an embarrassment of riches” means. How do you choose? We recommend FraxelⓇ laser treatment.

Aug 24th, 2018
How Scar Revision Surgery Changes Lives

Visible scars are often an outward reminder of an emotionally and physically challenging situation. If an unsightly scar is preventing you from living life to the fullest, learn how scar revision surgery can change your life for the better.

Jul 31st, 2018
Liposuction Made Easy: Great Results in Less Time

When it comes to fat, our bodies can be very stubborn about where they’re willing to give it up, despite our most ardent efforts. With liposuction, we can close the gap to your ideal body shape, delivering great results in very little time.

Jun 1st, 2018
A Look Behind Burn Surgery: How It Works

A serious burn causes profound damage, and often several surgical procedures are required to repair damage from a single incident. Dr. Elliott Rose is renowned for his advances in burn surgery techniques.

Apr 26th, 2018
Independent Medical Exam

Some injuries and illnesses require ongoing, costly medical treatment that long outlasts the initial healing phase. An independent medical exam helps ensure necessary future medical fees are covered.

Mar 23rd, 2018
So You’ve Got Skin Cancer: Here Are Your Options

Being diagnosed with skin cancer is scary, but there are many types of treatment options available -- some with success rates as high as 90%. Read on to learn more about different types of skin cancers and the treatments that may be recommended.

Feb 23rd, 2018
Cosmetic Surgery For Dog Bites

I see many dog bites in my practice, and these can be particularly damaging injuries. Conventional knife cuts, for example, typically happen along a comparatively regular cut line, even with serrated knives. But dogs are instinctive creatures who tend to w

Nov 14th, 2017