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Frequently asked questions about Facial Feminization Surgery

Facial Feminization Surgery in NYC Area

Facial feminization surgery is a procedure that alters the appearance of an individual’s face to make it more feminine. The goal is often to create a softer, rounder, and more youthful female facial structure by altering structures including the brow bone, cheekbone, chin, and nose. The specific techniques used depend on what needs correcting to achieve the desired results.  Dr. Edmund Kwan of the New York City area is pleased to offer facial feminization surgery to patients. This procedure can be done alone or as part of a more extensive transgender surgical procedure such as male-to-female gender reassignment surgery (also … Continue reading

What injectable fillers are available for reversing the signs of aging?

Injectable Fillers in Queens NY Area

At the practice of Dr. Edmund Kwan, many men and women consult with him to learn about plastic surgery procedures such as brow lifts and facelifts. However, patients with earlier signs of aging on the face may not need invasive surgeries. Instead, they might benefit from a wide range of cosmetic injectables available at Dr. Kwan’s practice in New York. Injectable fillers and neuromodulators are long-lasting, effective solutions for early signs of aging and often delay the need for plastic surgery for many patients in their 30s and 40s. What are cosmetic injectables? Dr. Edmund Kwan offers two types of … Continue reading

What you need to know about the Mommy Makeover

Mommy Makeover Plastic Surgeon in NYC Area

Women who have lost their body shape and figure from pregnancy, childbirth, and breastfeeding may desire to have their “old body” back. In fact, the changes in a woman’s body after the incredible journey to motherhood can cause many to feel self-conscious or embarrassed by the way they look, especially in situations where they might be exposing more of their body than usual. Fortunately, there are ways for women to feel more confident in their appearance, particularly when they speak to a New York City plastic surgeon such as Dr. Edmund Kwan about the mommy makeover. What is the mommy … Continue reading

What is the safest Scar Removal treatment?

Safest Scar Removal Treatment in NYC Area

When the skin is affected by trauma or injury, it responds to the healing process by leaving behind a scar. In some situations, the scarring left behind from previous procedures or injury to the skin may be unsightly, prominent, and embarrassing. Patients with scars on the face or other noticeable areas may approach a plastic surgeon to discuss possible options for removal. Dr. Edmund Kwan and his team offer the safest and most effective scar reduction and removal services and treatments to patients in and around the New York City tri-state area to help them regain confidence and improve self-esteem. … Continue reading

The process of Breast Lift procedures

Breast Lift Process in Fort Lee NJ Area

Women who have experienced changes in their breasts over time often feel uneasy about how their chest appears when wearing revealing clothing. They may find themselves hiding their body in spaces such as the pool or beach and might avoid situations where others may see them without clothing. It is not uncommon for the breasts to change over time in volume, shape, size, and location on the chest, which is why plastic surgery procedures such as the breast lift exist. What is a breast lift? Dr. Edmund Kwan and his team perform breast lift procedures in Fort Lee, New Jersey, … Continue reading

Learn more about the process of Facelift procedures

Process of Facelift Procedures in NYC Area

At the practice of Dr. Edmund Kwan, patients in and around the communities of Flushing, Manhattan, and New Jersey find that a wide range of cosmetic and reconstructive procedures can be performed at any of his three conveniently located practices in the tri-state area. Men and women looking at options for combating the unwanted signs of aging are welcome to schedule a consultation visit to discuss their needs with a trained surgeon. Dr. Kwan finds that patients who are unhappy with the results they achieve with nonsurgical solutions such as dermal fillers are the ones who often approach him about … Continue reading

Forehead Reduction and Contouring solutions for women

Forehead Contouring Technique in Queens NY Area

Women in the Queens, New York area who are unhappy with their long or “high” forehead may be unable to address the problem with hairstyle changes or creative contouring techniques with cosmetics and makeup. A high forehead can cause an imbalance in the harmony of the facial structure that can negatively impact its appearance. With the help of Dr. Edmund Kwan, a plastic and reconstructive surgeon, patients can address a high forehead with a hairline lowering or forehead reduction procedure. What is a forehead reduction procedure? One of the most effective ways to reduce a high forehead is through cosmetic … Continue reading

V-line Facial Contouring with area plastic surgeon

V Line Facial Contouring in Queens NY Area

Women with a wider jaw may find that their facial shape takes on a more masculine appearance. Many women are interested in obtaining a more feminine face shape, commonly associated with a V-shaped jaw. V-line facial contouring is just one of the many facial procedures performed at the practice of Dr. Edmund Kwan, facial and body plastic surgeon located in Queens, New York. Women ready to change the shape of their jaw and chin to conform to a more feminine shape will want to book an appointment with our plastic surgeon to find out if they are a candidate for … Continue reading

Finding a doctor for Tummy Tuck Surgery

Doctor for Tummy Tuck in NYC Area

Both men and women who have excess fat in the midsection may struggle with controlling it using diet and exercise alone. This area is often stubborn when it comes to contouring it in a more natural manner. New York City area patients interested in targeting this area with plastic surgery may want to visit a doctor for tummy tuck surgery. The tummy tuck is an incredibly popular body contouring procedure that removes excess fat and skin from the midsection for a tighter, toned abdominal area. How does the tummy tuck work? The tummy tuck combines both liposuction and skin removal. … Continue reading

High-quality Breast Implants for women

High Quality Breast Implants in NYC Area

When women in the New York City area are looking to enhance their body shape and improve the size and volume of their chest, they are often interested in speaking with a plastic surgeon about the benefits of breast implants. Patients looking for a “plastic surgeon near me” in the state of New York will often find that Dr. Edmund Kwan is the professional to talk to! Finding high-quality breast implants Dr. Edmund Kwan is dedicated to helping his patients look and feel their best. This means providing both facial and body surgeries to improve one’s contour and boost self-esteem. … Continue reading


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V-Line Surgery

Jaw reduction, Chin implant, Chin Shaping
This procedure involves establishing a V-shape contour of the lower face by modifying the jaw line.

V-Line Surgery

Aesthetic Surgery Journal Facial Implant of Asian Patients

by Edmund Kwan, M.D.

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