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January 29, 2019

Giving birth and losing a significant amount of weight are both milestones worth celebrating. Unfortunately, these events may be accompanied by some unwelcome physical changes. In many cases, these changes, such as loose skin and stretched abdominal muscles, can best be improved through surgical intervention.

Dr. Jay Orringer is a double-board certified plastic surgeon who understands how pregnancy and weight loss affect the body. He offers a variety of body contouring procedures that may help you achieve the figure you desire.

Common Issues after Pregnancy and Weight Loss

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January 21, 2019

Disproportionately large, heavy breasts can cause physical discomfort and interfere with your daily life. Even if you don’t experience the uncomfortable symptoms of macromastia, large breasts can make you feel self-conscious. A breast reduction might improve symptoms associated with your large heavy breasts, in addition to helping you to feel more proportionate.

Breast reduction surgery removes excess skin, fat, and breast tissue to achieve smaller, more proportionate breasts. If you are considering breast reduction, please schedule an individualized consultation with doubl...

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January 07, 2019

Breast implants, our bodies, and our personal preferences all have something in common: they change over time. Breast implants are not lifetime devices, and many women who undergo breast augmentation may want or need a secondary procedure called breast augmentation revision. Double-board certified surgeon, Dr. Jay Orringer, has been performing breast revision surgery — sometimes referred to as implant replacement or implant exchange — for 30 years.

One reason women undergo this procedure is to change the feel and appearance of their implants. Patients who once opted for saline impl...

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January 07, 2019

Plastic surgery procedures may yield beautiful, natural results regardless of the season in which they are performed. At The Renaissance Medical Center for Aesthetic Surgery, Inc, Dr. Jay Orringer helps his patients work toward their aesthetic goals year-round.

However, when planning your breast reduction, breast augmentation revision, tummy tuck, or other procedure, it is important to consider the benefits that come with each season. Winter surgery offers p...

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December 03, 2018

Abdominoplasty, also commonly referred to as a tummy tuck, is a popular surgical procedure that can potentially improve the appearance of your abdomen. A tummy tuck removes excess skin and fat, while usually tightening loose, separated muscles.

Dr. Jay Orringer is a double-board certified plastic surgeon who has been helping patients achieve their cosmetic goals for 30 years. He believes that having some understanding of what to expect often helps a patient feel less anxious and better prepared.

Your Tummy Tuck Procedure

You will be told ahead of time when an...

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October 31, 2018

 

Ms. Janet Denlinger, Founding Member, Dr. Jay Orringer, Board Member Ms. Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Honoree, Rod Rohrich, Founding Member, Ms. Morgan Hare, Founding Member

The Saks Fifth Avenue Key to the Cure event in New York City, on October 18, 2018, was a truly memorable evening.  The event celebrated the beautiful spirit, resilience, and benevolence of an American icon and an extraordinary individual, Julia Louis-Dreyfus.  In honor of Julia, Saks Fifth Avenue made a generous contribution to the AiRS Foundation that will be a “game-changer” for the charity.   AiRS is a resource and support system for women requiring mastecto...

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October 19, 2018

Many women do not fully understand the breast reconstruction options that are available to them after a cancer diagnosis.  According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, only 23 percent of women know all of their reconstruction options.  Furthermore, only 19 percent of women understand how the timing of their cancer treatment, and decision to undergo reconstruction, can affect their options for reconstruction and their results.

A team approach to breast cancer is extremely important. By creating her team of medical professionals including medical and surgical oncologists...

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September 26, 2018

Despite your best efforts to improve the appearance of your stomach through diet and exercise, you may look in the mirror and find that your abdominal region does not have the appearance that you desire. Excess abdominal skin and fat, and muscle separation are common concerns for many people which can be caused by factors such as pregnancy, weight fluctuation, and genetics. A tummy tuck may be in your best interest if you are not seeing the results that you want from your diet and exercise program.

This checklist can help you navigate the steps invo...

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September 24, 2018

Women make the initial decision to undergo breast augmentation surgery for a variety of personal reasons. Breast augmentation is a procedure that is performed to increase breast size or restore lost volume, ideally allowing a woman to feel more confident and comfortable with her appearance.

Implants are not permanent and often require replacement in the course of one’s life. In addition, over time, the breast and implant appearance change and may look less aesthetic. Weight gain with aging may make larger implants desirable to maintain a balanced appearance. Occasionally, a woman may choose to have smaller implants placed.

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August 21, 2018

If you have excessively large breasts, you know that they may be associated with chronic back, neck, and shoulder pain, as well as postural changes. Breast reduction surgery may be able to help you feel more comfortable and reduce the symptoms associated with very large, heavy breasts.

Dr. Jay Orringer believes that you should thoroughly discuss your options for breast reduction with an experienced, board-certified plastic surgeon in order to make a decision with which you feel comfortable. The guide below provides an overview of breast reduction surgery, but cannot act as...

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