Archive for May, 2016
How to Get Rid of Cellulite
Cellulite is one of the most aggravating aspects of aging. The appearance of cellulite is not a sign of obesity and can be caused by decreased physical activity, hormone changes, poor diet and many other lifestyle or genetic aspects. There is a cellulite treatment that can help you though. Liposuction only removes fat and can […]
What’s the Difference Between PRK and LASIK?
PRK and LASIK are different methods of laser eye surgery. Both can correct vision problems such as nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism, but each one has unique benefits. The right surgery for you depends on your corneas, and the best way to find out if you qualify is by scheduling a consultation with our board-certified ophthalmologist. […]
5 Cosmetic Surgeries to Give You a “Lift”
When you think of a cosmetic “lift” surgery, you most likely think of a facelift. You probably aren’t aware of how many other popular forms of lift procedures can give you that younger look you’ve been longing for as you age. Dr. Basil Pakeman in Manhattan offers many cosmetic lift surgeries for your face and […]
Is Diabetes Causing My Vision Problems?
Diabetes puts you at an increased risk of many other health conditions, but did you know it can also affect your vision? Whether you have type one or type two diabetes, you’re at an elevated risk of developing glaucoma, cataracts and diabetic retinopathy, all of which can cause vision loss or impairment. In honor of […]
How to Make Your Liposuction Results Last
Liposuction can help you reach the body shape you’ve been working toward with diet and exercise. Even those in excellent shape have stubborn fat in certain areas of their body such as the abdomen, thighs and flanks. Liposuction is a great way to get rid of excess fat, but if you’re not careful, it could […]