Posted August 14, 2020 by Lauren Wheatley
As you explore your options for breast augmentation in New Jersey, you may find yourself asking this common question: When is it beneficial to combine breast implants with a breast lift? Many women pursue breast enhancement with the goal of achieving both increased volume and a more youthful breast shape and position. But when is… click to continue reading
Posted July 22, 2020 by Lauren Wheatley
Many patients are interested in enhancing their curves with breast implants. But, those not familiar with breast augmentation may be unsure of what to expect. We often remind our breast augmentation patients here in New Jersey that the surgery follows 3 general steps: a consultation, the procedure, and recovery.
By knowing what to expect before… click to continue reading
Posted September 27, 2019 by Lauren Wheatley
Is it just us, or does it seem like personalization is the new black? Social media is awash with promos for tailor-made goods including jeans cut to your measurements, personalized vitamin blends, and subscription boxes geared towards your personal tastes.
This trend extends to skincare. Perhaps you’ve seen the ads for Curology, Y’OUR, or other… click to continue reading
Posted August 7, 2019 by Lauren Wheatley
In 2011, the plastic surgery community and the FDA noted a possible link between a rare form of cancer called ALCL, or anaplastic large cell lymphoma, and breast implants. Back then, we didn’t even know whether breast implants were a real risk factor. There simply were too few cases to make a connection.
Today, while… click to continue reading
Posted July 31, 2019 by Lauren Wheatley
Here at The Parker Center, one of our primary goals is ensuring our patients are well-informed and up-to-date on medical news that is pertinent to their safety. Yesterday, July 24, 2019, the FDA and breast implant manufacturer Allergan announced a voluntary recall of all Allergan BIOCELL textured breast implants.
Understandably, this news has led to… click to continue reading
Posted April 25, 2019 by Lauren Wheatley
Every day, plastic surgery patients all over the world opt to go under the knife with the goal of looking better and feeling more confident—and it’s no secret that they are typically thrilled with their results. That said, patients prefer to limit downtime after surgery, and we are always on the lookout for advances that… click to continue reading
Posted April 10, 2019 by Lauren Wheatley
The flowers are blooming, the birds are chirping, and skincare is in at the Parker Center. Come celebrate the season with glamorous specials on some of our favorite skincare products at our upcoming event, Sip and Glam.
Tuesday, May 7th
10 AM – 7 PM
The Parker Center for Plastic Surgery
122 East Ridgewood… click to continue reading
Posted December 18, 2018 by Lauren Wheatley
The holidays are almost upon us, and while this time of year is mostly merry and bright, it also provides a lot of downtime for the kiddos—which can feel a bit chaotic.
Looking to curb the boredom with some holiday cheer? There are plenty of kid-friendly activities that will make this Christmas break one to… click to continue reading
Posted December 17, 2018 by Lauren Wheatley
People often ask what my typical breast augmentation patient is like. Having performed thousands of breast augmentation procedures over my career, I can tell you there is no “typical” patient, other than a woman who wants to improve her breast contours.
Many female bodybuilders have come to me hoping to accomplish exactly that—and breast augmentation… click to continue reading
Posted November 13, 2018 by Lauren Wheatley
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Paul M. Parker was recognized by New Jersey Monthly as a 2018 Plastic Surgery Select Top Surgeon in abdominoplasty, breast augmentation, and liposuction.
As one of less than 25 honorees in New Jersey, Dr. Parker was selected for this recognition based on his surgical skill, expertise in breast… click to continue reading