Dr. Lefkovits NY Plastic Surgery Blog

Plastic Surgery for New York City (NYC), Manhattan and all of New York (NY)

June 30, 2014

Perhaps you've tried everything to get the sculpted, full buttocks you've been desiring. You've tried exercise, diet, and done more squats than you care to count, but still have a flat backside that doesn't have a desirable shape and size. A shapely and round butt can give your hips and abdomen a thinner look and bring your entire body into better proportion. There are several benefits that can come from buttock enlargement, including the following:

Appearance of smaller waist and hips... More
May 31, 2014

Once you make the decision to have liposuction, your biggest worry may be that the stubborn fat may return to your problem areas. You should consider liposuction if you're at or near your ideal bodyweight and yet still suffer from stubborn deposits of fat that don't respond to diet or exercise. Liposuction can be performed in your trouble areas to remove the fat cells that remain there.

When performed by our skilled and experienced surgeon, liposuction will remove the fat cells that... More

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May 29, 2014

Thanks to its central position, your nose is a distinguishing feature. Perhaps you've experienced a trauma to your nose, or simply have never thought of it as symmetrical with your face.

Whatever the reason, Dr. George Lefkovits is a skilled New York City double Board Certified plastic surgeon who can help you with the rhinoplasty process.

Rhinoplasty involves an operation that can change your nasal profile, and alter the size and shape of your nose. Rhinoplasty can also be... More

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May 27, 2014

going through the wonderful experience of having your children, you may find yourself glancing in the mirror and wishing that your body looked as it did before you had kids. If this sounds like you, you may be a candidate for a mommy makeover. Dr. George Lefkovits is a skilled and experienced Board Certified plastic surgeon in New York City who can guide you through this process by drawing upon his years of experience. A mommy makeover can consist of some or all of the following procedures... More

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April 28, 2014

Liposuction is one of the least invasive cosmetic surgeries, but you will still need to set aside a reasonable amount of downtime to fully recover from the procedure. Pain and discomfort can vary greatly depending on the extent of your procedure, your body's healing rate, and your own tolerance levels for discomfort. However, most patients only need to use pain medication for the first few days of liposuction recovery.

You may be provided with an elastic garment to help your skin... More

April 22, 2014

Gynecomastia is a condition where the male breast tissue becomes enlarged. Over half of adolescent boys have some form of gynecomastia during puberty, but in 75% of cases, it resolves within two years. Men who still experience gynecomastia in adulthood may struggle with low self-esteem and a compromised self-image.

Male breast reduction is an increasingly common plastic surgery procedure. More than one technique can be used to produce the desired results. If Dr. Lefkovits determines... More

April 15, 2014

Many of our patients ask us what the ideal age is for a face lift. If you have noticed wrinkles, facial folds, and other skin changes in recent years, you may be wondering whether now is the right time to undergo a face lift. The right timing for a face lift procedure will depend on a wide range of factors. During a personal consultation, Dr. Lefkovits will examine your facial skin, review your medical history, and determine whether or not face lift surgery is right for you at this stage in... More

April 04, 2014

According to data released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), breast lift procedures have seen a significant rise in popularity in the last 13 years. In 2000, less than 53,000 breast lifts were performed in the United States. In 2013, over 90,000 breast lift procedures were performed. Although breast augmentation surgery is still the most popular procedure by far - with 290,224 procedures conducted in 2013 - the 70% increase in breast lift surgeries represents a two-fold... More

March 04, 2014

The Brazilian Butt Lift is the most popular surgical procedure performed in this office, and for good reason. This surgery tackles two common issues that many people have: excessive fat and a less than shapely butt, and transforms your appearance. While there are several approaches to the Brazilain Butt Lift, this procedure can increase the size, firmness, and lift of the buttocks by removing fat from specific areas such as the abdomen or arms. One question that most of our patients ask us... More

March 02, 2014

Dr. George Lefkovits, one of the country's leading buttock augmentation surgeons answers the question: How common is the Brazilian Butt Lift in New York?

Over the past few years, the Brazilian Butt Lift, which is butt augmentation through fat transfer, has rapidly gathered attention from the public in New York and throughout the US. Every surgical survey shows that this procedure is shooting up in popularity, and there are several reasons why this procedure is catching on so rapidly.... More