Getting Rhinoplasty? Here’s Your Pre-Surgery Checklist

There is much excitement in the weeks leading up to a rhinoplasty surgery. Soon you will have the beautiful new nose you’ve always dreamt of, and the renewed sense of self-confidence that comes with it! Dr. B. Aviva Preminger wants you to have the best possible results, so she will provide you with a detailed rhinoplasty pre-surgery checklist to make …

Fixing Nose Job Problems with Corrective Rhinoplasty

Too big or too small, too asymmetrical or too bumpy. These are some of the most common complaints people have about their noses. The good news is that rhinoplasty can fix all of these problems, leaving you wondering why you didn’t have this plastic surgery sooner. But unfortunately, some people are still dissatisfied with the appearance of their noses after …

Dr. Preminger Moderates YPS Fresh Faces Panel in Boston

Dr. Aviva Preminger

The field of reconstructive and plastic surgery is constantly evolving, giving surgeons the opportunity to advance their skills and techniques in challenging cases – whether doing post-bariatric surgery body contouring or revision rhinoplasty. At this year’s Plastic Surgery The Meeting in Boston, a new generation of surgeons was afforded a unique forum in which to introduce their solutions and methods …

Back to School Plastic Surgery for Teens on the Rise

September marks the start of the school year when many teens return to the classroom with fuller breasts, new noses, plumper lips – and few raised eyebrows. The American Society for Plastic Surgery (ASPS) reports that some 64,000 teenagers had cosmetic surgery in 2013, and the bulk of those procedures take place over summer break. The two-month vacation allows plenty …

Bullying Drives Teenagers to Plastic Surgery

Amy Arnold of Rolesville, North Carolina is like most young women her age. She strives to fit in and be accepted by her peers. Arnold grew up hating her prominent nose – an attribute that caused years and years of intense ridicule from classmates. The bullying didn’t start in her teenage years, but much earlier. Arnold says she can remember …