Author Archives: Dr. Parker

Couple who received plastic surgery at the Parker Center for Plastic Surgery in Paramus, NJ

How to Recover Safely After Plastic Surgery

When people think of plastic surgery, many picture the amazing results produced by popular procedures. However, enhanced breasts or a contoured waistline don’t appear as soon as you leave the operating room. Beautiful results are possible when you’re smart and thoughtful during the recovery journey. As a plastic surgeon in Paramus, NJ, I always remind …

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Woman who underwent a liposuction procedure at the Parker Center for Plastic Surgery in Paramus, NJ (model)

4 Signs You’re Ready to Try Liposuction

Many of us struggle with unwanted fat bulges and bumps as the years go by. They can occur around the midsection, legs, and upper arms and persistently stay in place. Some people turn to shapewear garments to smooth out trouble spots, while others hide their bodies with loose clothing. Many men and women would like …

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woman smiling after Rhinoplasty in Paramus, NJ

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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Torso of woman wearing plaid shirt tied above her waist to exposed firm abs

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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