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Get a jawline that complements your features with reduction surgery options near Queens, NY

Dr. Edmund Kwan transforms the look of your face with jawline reduction surgery near Queens, NY.

Your jaw has a tremendous effect on your overall appearance. This is fortunate for those individuals who are happy with the size and contours of their jawlines. However, for many of Dr. Edmund Kwan’s patients, the jaw is a trouble spot that doesn’t complement other features or their personality and spirit. The good news is jawline reduction surgery near Queens, NY at the office of Edmund Kwan, MD provides lasting results that can’t be achieved with contouring, or specific hairstyles and clothing to minimize the appearance of the lower third of the face. As with all treatments, there is no … Continue reading

Embrace enhanced curves with natural buttock augmentation in New York

Dr. Edmund Kwan uses implants or fat for buttock augmentation in New York.

Buttock augmentation in New York at the offices of Edmund Kwan, MD is safely tailored to each patient’s unique needs for a boost that looks natural and achieves or exceeds your goals for treatment. If you have always been unhappy with your curves or have noticed unwanted changes following the birth of a child or with the passage of time, you may be a candidate for buttock augmentation through “natural” enhancement with “autologous” tissues – or fat from your own body. Think of it this way: You can trim an area with excess fat while boosting another area that needs … Continue reading

Breast reduction surgery boosts confidence and quality of life for patients near Fort Lee, NJ

Patients of Dr. Edmund Kwan in Fort Lee, NJ enjoy the life changing benefits of breast reduction surgery.

Mammaplasty refers to surgical procedures that alter the appearance of the breasts. Augmentation mammaplasty to enlarge the breasts is the most commonly-performed cosmetic surgical procedure in the United States. However, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons reports there has been a dramatic spike in reduction mammaplasty to decrease the size of the breasts. For more than two decades, Board-certified plastic surgeon and reconstructive surgeon, Dr. Edmund Kwan, has applied his acumen and skill to successfully perform Breast Reduction Surgery in Fort Lee, NJ and the surrounding area. Dr. Kwan also specializes in Asian plastic surgery procedures; he works with many … Continue reading

Queens NY surgeon explains surgical reduction options When facial bone is the problem

Dr. Kwan, who may recommend bone reduction surgery at his NYC accredited surgical facility.

There are generally six basic face shapes: oval, round, square, heart, diamond, and oblong. You may have become accustomed to makeup products or haircuts that suit your facial shape; however, over time, the shape of your face can change. You may no longer recognize yourself, and the features that you once adored are no longer as prominent as they used to be. Age-related changes to the shape of your face arise due to sagging skin and a redistribution of tissues over time. These problems may be corrected to restore the look you’ve always known and loved with nonsurgical and surgical … Continue reading

A tummy tuck in Queens NY tightens muscles and skin while removing excess fat

Dr. Kwan with tummy tuck surgery alone or combined with liposuction

The abdominoplasty procedure, better known as the “tummy tuck,” is one of the most common cosmetic surgery treatments performed by plastic surgeons in the U.S. Only breast augmentation, liposuction, nose jobs, and eyelid surgery are performed more often than the tummy tuck. Abdominoplasty is a “powerhouse” treatment, because it can tighten muscles, shrink fat, and remove excess skin. Many other surgical and nonsurgical treatments available at your surgeon’s office are very good at treating a single cosmetic concern; for example, liposuction alone does a great job at suctioning out fat. But it doesn’t treat patients whose primary (or additional) concern … Continue reading

You’ve heard about the “mommy makeover” – Now learn about treatment customized to you in NYC

Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Edmund Kwan is experienced with mommy makeover treatment in NYC that gets the unique results you desire, and to unleash post-baby curves and confidence

Just as no two makeovers on TV or featured online are the same, mommy makeover treatment in NYC at the office of Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Edmund Kwan is customized to your specific needs. The “mommy” part of the “makeover treatment” comes from the general desire patients have to treat many common post-childbirth complaints. You don’t have to “learn to live” with a body that you’re uncomfortable with, that isn’t you, and that doesn’t seem to respond to the “go-to” means of fat reduction: healthy diet and exercise. The complaints mothers want to treat are often not responsive to traditional … Continue reading

Scar removal treatment suited to many skin types in Fort Lee, NJ

There is a treatment for every type of scar at the office of Dr. Edmund Kwan

As an Asian plastic surgeon, Dr. Edmund Kwan is accustomed to working with many different types of patients. This matters when it comes to scar removal treatment in Fort Lee NJ. There are many different types of scars. Some patients are more susceptible to certain scars due to their skin type or color. Knowing the true nature of any condition is the first step in developing an effective treatment plan and minimizing the risks of side effects from treatment, which are associated with some skin types. The anatomy of a scar Nearly everyone gets at least one scar. Many times, … Continue reading

Spotlight your best features with non-invasive and surgical facial contouring in New York

Dr. Edmund Kwan has surgical and nonsurgical options for facial contouring to reshape every area of your face, from the forehead to the jawline.

As you may know, there is an art to contouring; maximizing the features you like most and minimizing those you don’t. Specific types of products and shades are used in combination to sculpt, define, and highlight your face. There is certainly an art to facial contouring in New York at the office of Edmund Kwan, MD. A board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Dr. Kwan also has many tools in his toolkit to achieve the structure and contours you used to have, or never had (at least without makeup). Contouring without the scalpel Dr. Kwan and his team offers many non-invasive … Continue reading

Get the nose you’ve always wanted – Queens NY surgeon understands Asian patients’ rhinoplasty needs

A board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Edmund Kwan

Nose reshaping is the third most popular cosmetic surgical procedure in the United States, following only breast augmentation and liposuction as the surgeries most frequently performed by plastic surgeons. While three of the top five surgical procedures focused on the body, three of the top five minimally-invasive or nonsurgical treatments focused on the face. Why are so many people willing to go under the knife to transform their noses? The nose is a central feature of the face. It’s hard to miss! A well-shaped nose contributes heavily to overall facial balance, while an overly large nose, or one with humps, … Continue reading

Reshape your face; let your features shine with safe cheek reduction surgery in Fort Lee NJ

Dr. Edmund Kwan uses reduction surgery techniques to narrow the upper cheekbone or thin out the lower cheek or fat pad to achieve your unique goals for cosmetic enhancement in Fort Lee NJ.

Edmund Kwan, MD gets great satisfaction from offering peace of mind to patients who may be concerned about certain procedures, due to something they’ve read about online. We love it when patients say they’re no longer scared after their consultations. We love it even more when patients visit us after their procedures, and they’re carrying themselves a little higher now that they’re more comfortable “in their own skin.” You’ve come to the right place for safe, quality procedures such as cheek reduction surgery in Fort Lee NJ. When partnering with a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon like Dr. Edmund Kwan, … 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.

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Aesthetic Surgery Journal Facial Implant of Asian Patients

by Edmund Kwan, M.D.

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