Posted February 2, 2017 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSAugust 28th, 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
Posted November 8, 2016 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSNovember 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
Posted October 23, 2014 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSOctober 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
Posted June 16, 2010 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSMay 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
Posted June 4, 2010 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSMay 2nd, 2016
New Jersey plastic surgery procedures when she came to see us in May 2009 for a liposuction consultation. She had lipo of the abdomen 15 years ago with a different surgeon which explains some of her apprehension before her first procedure at The Parker Center.
“I was in agony after my first liposuction of the… click to continue reading
Posted May 26, 2010 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSMay 2nd, 2016
28 year-old model, Mesha Seville, wanted to make some minor improvements to her nose by narrowing the tip and nostrils just a bit.
“I liked my nose, it just needed a few tweaks,” she says. “I wanted a little softer look to my face.”
So, she scheduled an appointment at The Parker Center for Plastic… click to continue reading
Posted April 20, 2010 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSMay 2nd, 2016
Nicole, 32, decided to finally get rid of the excess weight she put on due to thyroid condition she developed two years ago. Because of her petite frame, the excess weight was making her uncomfortable and made her feel horrible about herself.
“I dieted, exercised and nothing happened,” she says. “So I asked around for… click to continue reading
Posted April 13, 2010 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSMay 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
Posted February 12, 2010 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSMay 2nd, 2016
While a woman’s body is built to bear children, the abdomial area including the rectus abdomius muscles, or “abs”, as they’re frequently called are stretched to extremes. The breasts also grow to prepare for breast-feeding and body holds more fat in order to stay properly fueled. As a result, the 9 month miracle can result… click to continue reading
Posted December 15, 2009 by Paul M. Parker, M.D., FACSSeptember 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