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1605, 2020

Am I a Good Candidate for Liposuction?

By |May 16th, 2020|Liposuction|

Am I a Good Candidate for Liposuction? Are you interested in liposuction, but not sure if you’re a good candidate for this popular body contouring surgery? Take a look at board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Vitolo’s approach to determining if someone is a good candidate for liposuction at his practices in Manhattan, Staten  Island, Brooklyn, and New Jersey. View More Patient Results *Individual results may vary Who is a Good Candidate for Liposuction? The best candidates for liposuction surgery are those individuals who have stubborn fat tissue that won’t respond to a healthy diet and exercise regimen. These candidates are usually genetically prone to holding on to this fat, which is why liposuction may be the best [...]

505, 2020

When Can I Return to Work After a Breast Augmentation?

By |May 5th, 2020|Breast Augmentation, Scar Less Breast Augmentation|

When Can I Return to Work After a Breast Augmentation? Vacation and PTO can be precious - and that’s why you want to know how much time you’ll need to take off if you undergo breast augmentation surgery. If you’re expecting to spend a week or two out from work, you may be surprised to learn that there’s a Scar Less breast augmentation surgery option that could have you back at work in as little as two days. Learn more about board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Vitolo’s approach to breast augmentation surgery, including how he can get you back to work so quickly after your cosmetic procedure. Return to Work in Two Days with the Scar Less Breast Augmentation Dr. Vitolo is one [...]

2604, 2020

What is the Difference Between a Tummy Tuck and Liposuction?

By |April 26th, 2020|Liposuction, Tummy Tuck|

What is the Difference Between a Tummy Tuck and Liposuction? Tummy tuck surgery and liposuction are often used interchangeably; unfortunately, this has created some confusion around what these surgeries are, and what the differences might be between them. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Vitolo is here to clear up the confusion. Read on to discover the main differences between a tummy tuck and liposuction! View More Patient Results *Individual results may vary What Does a Tummy Tuck Do? A tummy tuck - also referred to as an abdominoplasty - is a surgery that corrects weakened or damaged abdominal muscles. These symptoms usually occur in people as a result of pregnancy (where muscles are pushed out to make room [...]

1304, 2020

Why Breast Surgery is Better than Breast Fat Transfer

By |April 13th, 2020|Breast Augmentation|

Why Breast Surgery is Better than Breast Fat Transfer Are you interested in enhancing your bust line with either breast surgery or a breast fat transfer, but don’t know which option to pick? Read on to discover why board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Vitolo believes that breast surgery is better than breast fat transfer! View More Patient Results *Individual results may vary The Downsides to Breast Fat Transfer Breast fat transfer (also known as autologous augmentation) may be a good choice for some patients, but there can be significant downsides to this procedure that may make it unappealing for others. One major disadvantage is that there’s no one standardized approach to performing the breast fat transfer procedure. As [...]

304, 2020

How Long Does Botox Last?

By |April 3rd, 2020|Botox|

How Long Does Botox Last? It’s said that Botox results can be fleeting, but here’s the thing: the duration of your results really comes down to who is providing your Botox treatment. In the quest to answer the question of “How long does Botox last?”, let’s take a close look at the average duration of Botox results, including why the person delivering your treatment matters more for your results than you might think. Botox Results: How Long Will They Last? Botox results can vary due to a patient specific physiology; however, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Vitolo feels confident in delivering results that can last between four and five months. What’s more, initial results can be seen in as little as [...]

2503, 2020

What is the Recovery Time for Spider Vein Treatments?

By |March 25th, 2020|Spider Vein|

What is the Recovery Time for Spider Vein Treatments? Life can get pretty busy these days. That’s why, if you’re considering spider vein treatments, you want to know how long it’ll take you to recover. After all, you don’t have tons of time to spend on bedrest… So exactly how long will it take for you to get back on your feet after your spider vein treatment? With board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Vitolo’s innovative approach to spider vein treatments, it can be a lot sooner than you think. Sclerotherapy for Spider Vein Treatments Sclerotherapy is an FDA-approved treatment that treats stubborn spider veins - with no downtime or recovery needed. This convenient treatment works via a special saline solution, which is injected through a super-fine [...]