Dr. Preminger Voted ‘Top Doctor’ by Castle Connolly

NYC Best Female Plastic Surgeon Castle Connolly

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Preminger has received a 2015 “Top Doctors” award from Castle Connolly in recognition for the exemplary service she provides plastic surgery patients in New York City. If other local plastic surgeons were to choose a professional for their breast implants, facelift, rhinoplasty or other procedures, they would overwhelmingly choose the skill, knowledge and technique exemplified by …

Donut, Lollipop, Crescent? Which Type of Breast Lift is Right for You

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Performed correctly, a breast lift can restore confidence and a rejuvenated self-image that can be life changing. Under the care of Dr. Preminger, an Ivy League educated, board-certified NYC plastic surgeon, a breast lift provides a passage to a new world of enhanced self-esteem and physical beauty for women who may be unhappy with the appearance of their breasts. There are …

Skin Tightening Benefits of Laser Lipo

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For men and women yearning for a trimmer waistline, svelte thighs or help with other problem areas padded with stubborn fat deposits, liposuction is one of the most recommended procedures for a fast fix. No matter which type of lipo performed, perhaps the most critical factor in a good liposuction outcome is the skill and experience of your plastic surgeon. …

Studies Find Buttock Augmentation & Vaginal Rejuvenation Safe and Effective

Important long-awaited research findings were reported in the March issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery regarding two of plastic surgery’s fastest growing procedures—gluteoplasty, more commonly known as butt augmentation, and labiaplasty, or vaginal rejuvenation. The results, published in the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, focused on studies involving the safety and effectiveness of these two …

Many Advantages of “Gummy Bear” Breast Implants

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Form-stable implants, also known as “gummy bear” implants, are relative newcomers to the realm of breast augmentation surgery. Made with a high-strength cohesive gel that holds its shape in the same way as a resilient gummy bear candy, these implants have several advantages when compared to their silicone and saline predecessors. In the United States, the FDA has approved several …

Liposuction – Will the Fat Come Back and Where?

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Liposuction is often touted as the most effective body contouring procedure for men and women looking to permanently rid themselves of unwanted fat. Flabby love handles, jiggly thighs, sagging underarms and bulging stomachs are some of the most common areas suctioned out in this minimally invasive treatment which has been around for decades. But what happens to all those fat …

Tummy Tucks for Moms: Top Plastic Surgeons Tackle Big Questions

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The joys of motherhood may be priceless, but there are some costs moms don’t want to pay – stretch marks and sagging skin around the belly, to name a few. But is tummy tuck surgery, also known as abdominoplasty, only for moms who have finished having kids? What about women who may want kids down the line?  And can busy …

Plastic Surgery Trends: It’s Not Just for Women Anymore

There is no question that women comprise the lion’s share of the plastic surgery market in Manhattan and beyond. However, more men than ever before have been realizing the vast potential of cosmetic enhancements to make them look as young and fit as they feel. According to a statement released by The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), women had …

Can Liposuction be Performed under Local Anesthesia?

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For many patients who are worried about general anesthesia risks, the option of local anesthetic or even twilight sedation is preferable when going under the knife. Body contouring procedures like liposuction can be performed using local anesthesia, local with IV sedation, or general anesthesia. When using local injections of lidocaine, patients are conscious and able to talk to the surgeon …

What You Need to Know When Choosing a Dermal Filler

If you are looking for a non-invasive treatment to diminish the appearance of wrinkles and restore lost facial volume, dermal fillers are an excellent option. These injectible gel-like substances are safe, long-lasting and can be performed during a lunch time break here in Dr. Preminger’s Manhattan plastic surgery office. Every year, thousands of men and women choose this non-surgical method of …