Category: Body Contouring

Do Compression Garments Really Help Plastic Surgery Results?

Posted February 2, 2017 by July 2nd, 2019 While they may not receive a lot of attention, compression garments can be a patient’s best friend after plastic surgery, improving comfort during the early stages of recovery plus helping healing, so your results can look their best. Compression is almost always prescribed after liposuction, tummy tuck surgery, or other surgical body contouring procedures, and… click to continue reading

Dr. Parker Weighs in on Cellfina Cellulite Reduction (and Why Patients Are Loving it)

Posted November 8, 2016 by November 15th, 2016 You may have heard that there’s a new option for fighting cellulite in town. Cellfina™ is a minimally invasive procedure that provides long-lasting improvement of cellulite—and patients are raving about their results. We recently chatted with Dr. Parker about Cellfina, what makes it stand out from other cellulite procedures, and what patients can realistically expect… click to continue reading

Unexpected Benefit from CoolSculpting: Skin Tightening

Posted October 23, 2014 by October 20th, 2015 One of our newest body shaping options at the Parker Center, CoolSculpting® has been a huge hit, giving us an option for treating patients without surgery or downtime. Now it appears CoolSculpting may have an unexpected side effect for many patients, and it’s a good one: as unwanted fat disappears, skin in the treated areas… click to continue reading

Hollywood Finally Realizing what the Parker Center has Known All Along: Natural is Better!

Posted June 16, 2010 by May 2nd, 2016 Recently, the NY Times published an article by Laura Holson titled, “A Little Too Ready for Her Close-Up,” which spurned a media conversation about Hollywood’s sudden about face when it comes to plastic surgery. Casting directors have been sending away actors who have obviously had plastic surgery. “Frankly, I’m surprised by this conversation,” says Dr.… click to continue reading

The Many Forms of the Mommy Makeover

Posted April 13, 2010 by May 2nd, 2016 “Mommy Makeover” is an umbrella term for a series of procedures to correct problems caused by pregnancy, and it has taken the cosmetic surgery field by storm. “The ravages of pregnancy can take on a variety of forms,” says New Jersey plastic surgeon , Dr. Paul M. Parker of the Parker Center in Paramus, NJ.… click to continue reading

New Jersey Plastic Surgery News: The Power of the Internet Connects U.S. Soldier Stationed in Great Britain with Dr. Parker for Lipoabdominoplasty

Posted December 15, 2009 by September 22nd, 2017 Lipoabdominoplasty is a fairly new procedure and New Jersey plastic surgeon, Dr. Paul M. Parker is one of the few surgeons in the region who perform it. It is the innovative approach and quick recovery that makes this procedure so attractive to Dr. Parker’s patients who started out seeking a traditional tummy tuck. One patient,… click to continue reading