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Nov 25

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 […]

Feb 27

Over time, we begin to feel more comfortable in our skin. With time, however, our skin changes. The loss of elasticity promotes expression lines, wrinkles, and saggy, loose skin. The effects of gravity, UV exposure, and other environmental and lifestyle factors take their toll. Edmund Kwan, MD appreciates that patients don’t want to look like […]

Dec 12

Patients in New York who are considering improving the appearance of their face with plastic surgery are welcome to speak to Dr. Edmund Kwan about the facelift procedure. A facelift is a surgical treatment that is used to reduce fine lines, wrinkles, and skin laxity in the facial area. The procedure is used to turn […]

Dec 12

Thanks to continued advances in medicine, patients in the New York area no longer must sit by as their skin begins to age. Many patients book a consultation visit with the best facelift surgeon in the area: Dr. Edmund Kwan. When it comes to plastic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Edmund Kwan provides the ultimate solution […]

Dec 08

As we get older, our face begins to lose volume and definition. Where there was once smooth, supple skin, there are now harsh lines and wrinkles. At the office of Dr. Edmund Kwan, we help New Jersey patients get back their youthful, well defined facial features with the help of facelifts. What is a facelift […]

Jul 21

When patients have been unable to achieve the desired results of turning back the hands of time with cosmetic injectables, it may be time for them to consider the benefits of a facelift in Manhattan. Facelift procedures are often done when alternative solutions no longer work. Dr. Edmund Kwan is a Board-certified plastic surgeon who […]

Jul 21

It is common for Asian patients to be dealing with a specific type of facial shape. The Asian face is often large, flat, and wide with prominent cheekbones and jawbones. The forehead has a tendency to be extremely flat or ever retruded, as well as the chin. This is a common complaint for patients who […]

Jul 21

The basic procedure of a facelift involves making incisions around the ear and the temporal area behind the ear in order to pull up and elevate the skin. Following the elevation of the skin, the facial muscle is tightened, lifted up, the skin is pulled, and the excess skin is neatly removed. This entire surgical […]

Jul 21

A facelift is a cosmetic surgery procedure which is used to tighten the skin of the face as well as to lift areas of the face that’s hanging. Hence, a facelift, essentially, improves the wrinkles on the face of a patient and also the sagginess of the face and neck area. The cosmetic procedure of […]

Jul 20

Facelifts are a great way for patients to reduce the signs of aging and restore a more youthful appearance. As patients age, they may notice that they have sagging skin, loss of volume in the face, and deal with fine lines and wrinkles throughout. They may be unhappy with their jowls or neckline, and want […]