Archive for March, 2016
Am I a Good Candidate for PRK?
PRK is a time-tested surgical method for permanently correcting refractive errors such as myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism. If you are tired of relying on glasses or contact lenses to see, you may be the perfect PRK candidate. The best way to find out is by calling board-certified NYC ophthalmologist Dr. Basil Pakeman at and scheduling […]
What are the Different Types of Liposuction?
City liposuction surgeon Dr. Basil Pakeman offers a range of techniques, better enabling him to meet the diverse needs of all of our patients. The best way to learn which of these techniques is ideal for your needs is through a one-on-one consultation at our comfortable Manhattan office. Liposuction Options Types of liposuction offered by […]
Top Five Nonsurgical Cosmetic Procedures in 2015
Statistics recently posted by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons show that nonsurgical cosmetic treatments outnumber surgical cosmetic treatments nearly 5-to-1 in popularity. In 2015, the five most popular nonsurgical procedures were: BOTOX® Cosmetic Dermal fillers like Radiesse and Restylane Chemical peel Laser hair removal Microdermabrasion These procedures accounted for 87% of the nonsurgical cosmetic […]
Is Liposuction Right for You?
According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, liposuction was the second most popular cosmetic procedure performed in the Unites States in 2015. Ranking third in 2014 and fourth in 2013, advanced liposuction techniques have helped boost the popularity of this procedure. If you are interested in learning how liposuction can help tone and define […]
The Amazing Rise of Butt Lift Popularity
According to newly released statistics, butt lift surgery has seen an incredible 252% increase in popularity over the past 15 years. There were 14,705 Brazilian butt lift procedures performed in 2015 and, when combined with other buttocks enhancement procedures such as implant augmentation, there was at least one back-side enhancing surgery performed, on average, every […]