Parker Center for Plastic Surgery Blog

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8 Quick Tips for a Smooth Rhinoplasty Recovery

Rhinoplasty (also known as a nose job) helps our Paramus and Ridgewood, New Jersey, patients reshape their noses. However, while the results are certainly transformative, they take some time to develop. To speed up the healing process and see your new nose as soon as possible, you should invest in the recovery process. Here are …

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5 Things To Know Before Your Breast Augmentation

When it comes to plastic surgery in America, the most popular procedure is breast augmentation. That's true at my Paramus, NJ, practice too. My patients appreciate the feminine curves and youthful volume breast implants provide. However, many women know little beyond those impressive results when they first start their breast augmentation research.  Knowing the basics …

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Dr. Parker discusses what it means to be a member of the Rhinoplasty Society.

Dr. Parker Discusses What it Means to Be a Member of the Rhinoplasty Society

The Parker Center’s own board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Paul M. Parker has earned a reputation as one of the top rhinoplasty specialists, not just in New Jersey but also worldwide. Last year, Dr. Parker became a member of the prestigious Rhinoplasty Society, an international nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the field of rhinoplasty. Since then. …

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4 Unexpected Benefits of a Tummy Tuck

A tummy tuck is a transformative procedure known for removing skin and tightening the core. However, the perks of this surgery go beyond just toning up the midsection. Tummy tuck patients at our plastic surgery practice here in New Jersey often enjoy other added benefits. Creating a better bellybutton Tummy tuck surgery involves moving the …

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What issues can breast implant revision treat?

Below are the most common reasons women seek breast implant revision and replacement. Click on a link to see details about treatment for a particular reason for breast implant revision: Desire for size change, either larger or smaller Following breast augmentation, patients will sometimes decide to change their implants to a larger or smaller size. …

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Breast Implants: Silicone vs. Saline

Which implant type should you choose? It’s really not a question of whether silicone gel, newer form-stable silicone, or saline is the “better” one. Whether you choose saline or silicone implants for your  is a personal decision; while most of our patients choose silicone gel, thousands of women are perfectly happy with their saline implants. Saline …

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