Although the aging process cannot be stopped, there are options available to reset the clock. They include procedures that address skin surface, its texture, superficial and deep wrinkles and lines, loss of facial fullness or sagging of the facial structures.
Otoplasty is a surgical procedure designed to improve the appearance of the ear. It is most commonly performed for protruding ears (ear pinning) or ears that failed to develop normal folds in the cartilage (creating abnormal appearance).
Facelift and neck lift (cervicofacial rhytidectomy) is a procedure to reverse the signs of aging, especially sagginess of facial tissues, jowls, deepening of the nasolabial folds, excessive neck skin (“turkey neck”).
All 3 products (known collectively as neurotoxins or neuromodulators) are FDA approved prescription medications that are injected into muscles responsible for wrinkling of the overlying skin to relax them and achieve temporary improvement in appearance of those lines. They are very similar in mechanism of action, longevity of results, safety profile and cost.
The lip lift is a procedure consisting of removing a strip of skin through an incision located just below the nose (thus resulting in a very concealed scar). It shortens the upper lip and rotates it to show more vermillion, which make the lip appear fuller, i.e. more youthful.
If you are one of the many women who may not be completely satisfied with the appearance of your breasts, you may be excited to know that there are options that may enhance your cosmetic appearance and provide you with a desired alluring and feminine physique.
Breast lift is a procedure to raise and firmed up saggy breasts. The sagginess may result from pregnancy, breastfeeding, weight fluctuation, aging and hereditary factors. During the procedure excessive skin is removed and the breast is reshape to create more youthful appearance.
Breast reduction (reduction mammoplasty) is a surgical procedure performed to treat symptoms related to excessively large breasts, i.e. back pain, neck pain, shoulder pain, rashes in the folds under the breasts, and shoulder grooving (from bra straps).
The changes that occur during pregnancy and labor inherently change mother's appearance. The hormonal changes, weight shifts and skin stretching result in loss of firmness of the breast tissue, abdomen and thighs.
Body contouring is a term that describes several procedures performed in one or several settings, as a single procedure or in combination, to improve the shape of the torso (breast, abdomen, back, buttocks), arms, legs.
Liposuction (lipoplasty or suction-assisted lipectomy) is one of the most commonly performed cosmetic surgical procedures. Liposuction is a surgical procedure during which excessive fat is removed from deposits beneath the skin using cannulas (hollowed tubes) connected to a suction device.
CoolSculpting® is a new revolutionary non-surgical body contouring treatment that removes unwanted fat by freezing it using an externally applied device. The procedure is non-invasive, virtually painless and requires minimal, if any, recovery time.
Abdominoplasty (frequently called a “tummy tuck”) is a medical term describing a procedure designed to improve appearance of the abdomen by tightening of abdominal muscles and removing excess skin and fat. It is one of the most common plastic surgery procedures.
Abdominoplasty (frequently called a "tummy tuck") is a medical term describing a procedure designed to improve appearance of a torso (mostly abdomen, but in some variants also patient's hips, buttocks and even back) by removing excess skin and fat.
Thigh lift (sometimes referred to as “thighplasty”) is a surgical procedure designed to remove excessive skin and fat from the thighs, when fitness and weight loss have not achieve your goal of having firmer, better shaped thighs.
Mohs micrographic surgery (named after the inventor of the technique, Dr Frederic E. Mohs) is a procedure designed to remove skin cancers (especially certain types and recurrent cancers) performed by a qualified dermatologist who removes tissues layer by layer, examining each specimen during the procedure.
Dr. Majewski performs removal of skin lesions (benign and malignant) as well as subcutaneous masses (cysts, fatty tumors i.e. lipomas and others). Most of those procedures are done in the office under local anesthesia.
Scars can result from surgery, trauma (accidents, burns, dog bites etc.), skin conditions (for example: acne). Some scars will look good and fade over time (although scars usually do not "disappear" completely), but some may cause a problem, either from an aesthetic (appearance) or functional point of view.
W. Tomasz Majewski, MD
What Does This Mean?
Plastic surgery of the lip.
Plastic surgery on the nose usually for cosmetic purposes
A surgical procedure, also known as tummy tuck, to correct the apron of excess skin hanging over your abdomen.
Eyelid surgery to improve the appearance of upper eyelids, lower eyelids or both.
Mechanical polishing of the skin.
Also called lipoplasty or suction lipectomy, this procedure vacuums out fat from beneath the skin’s surface to reduce fullness.
A surgical procedure also known as ear surgery to improve the shape, position or proportion of the ear.
Sclerosing solution injected into a vein, causing it to collapse and fade from view.
Her eyesight had been impaired for years. Dr. Majewski performed a simple eye lift procedure that put her back on her feet in no time. "I didn't realize it at the time, but this was one of the best decisions I have ever made."