Long Island Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Mark Epstein, Explains VASER Smooth, the Latest Cellulite Treatment

Stony Brook, NY ( release-news ) December 23, 2013 - For millions of people, adiposis edematosa, (more commonly known as "cellulite"), is an embarrassing, yet common, issue. Cellulite is when underlying fat deposits appear on the skin, creating a lumpy, dimpled, unflattering appearance on skin. Cellulite is especially noticeable on areas such as the buttocks, hips, and thighs.

Long Island plastic surgeon Dr. Mark Epstein, of Epstein Plastic Surgery in Stony Brook, says that several factors contribute to the appearance of cellulite, including diet, hormones, or genetics. He also adds that, while many people seek nonsurgical treatments, such as creams, and heat or massage therapy, a surgical procedure is more effective. "Nonsurgical methods will only treat cellulite on the surface of the skin," Dr. Epstein explains, "Many patients do not even realize that cellulite starts beneath the skin, not at the skin's surface."

Dr. Epstein continues, "Cellulite is common in areas of fat deposits on the body, and is the result of the unevenness of fatty tissues beneath the surface of the skin. When these fat cells accumulate, they push up against the skin, creating the appearance of dimpling on skin. Although it can often be unsightly, cellulite is not a serious condition, and it can appear on almost anyone, regardless of their body type. VASER Smooth is a surgical procedure which can fix this issue."

VASER Smooth is an attachment produced by Sound Surgical for their VASER ultrasound liposuction equipment. Dr. Epstein says VASER Smooth is extremely efficient for the removal of cellulite. However, he notes "This is still very new technology, and there are only a few others surgeons who are equipped to perform the procedure."

According to Dr. Epstein, VASER Smooth uses a thin, ultrasonic wand, which is inserted under the skin, breaking up superficial fat, as well as breaking up fibrous bands in the body, which pill on the underside of the skin, causing cellulite to appear.

"The procedure is performed under local anesthesia, and requires or stitches or scars. Only tiny incisions will be made by the VASER Smooth tool. Loose skin is also tightened with the procedure," Dr. Epstein says.

Dr. Epstein adds that VASER Smooth treats cellulite effectively, with dramatic, permanent results and a quick recovery period. "Following treatment, a bandage will be placed to cover the incisions, and the patient can return home," he says, "Most patients will be able to return to work within a day or two. I will usually advise my patients to hold off on resuming any strenuous exercise for about two weeks. Following this procedure, patients will look and feel more confident in their own skin."

Dr. Mark Epstein is Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, practicing in Stony Brook, New York. Interested parties are encouraged to contact Dr. Epstein at 631.689.1100 or to visit http://www.epsteinplasticsurgery.com.

About Dr. Epstein

Dr. Mark Epstein is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon practicing in Stony Brook, New York. A graduate of the State University of New York Health Sciences Center at Brooklyn, he completed his internship and residency training in General Surgery at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, also serving as Chief Resident.

He has completed clinical fellowships in Reconstructive Microsurgery, Hand Surgery, and Microsurgery and holds certifications from the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery, as well as a Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand.

Dr. Mark D. Epstein's practice, Epstein Plastic Surgery, can be reached at 631.689.1100 or at http://www.epsteinplasticsurgery.com.

###

Recent News

UK Artist JUPITER IN VELVET Aims To Save World From Itself With New Album

UK Artist JUPITER IN VELVET Aims To Save World From Itself With New Album

on 26 August 2016
Written byAndrew

On September 9th the prolific musician and songwriter Jupiter In Velvet will release a ground-breaking...

Global Self-propelled Earth Moving and Road Making Equipment Market to Benefit from New Product Launches

on 25 August 2016
Written bysudip

Global Self-Propelled Earth Moving and Road Making Equipment Market to 2020 - Market Size, Growth,...

SmartTOP Add-On Convertible Top Controller for Porsche Boxster 981 Gets Design Upgrade

on 25 August 2016
Written byflashnewsrelease

Aftermarket automotive electronics specialist Mods4cars has revamped the design of their SmartTOP Convertible Top Controllers....

Purchase Adele concert tickets in Auburn Hills at Front Row King

on 25 August 2016
Written byKetherine Roy

Adele is the famous artists as well as song writer is now going to perform...

MSS Software Announces Expansion Of Rental Program

on 25 August 2016
Written bysuleman

Barcode solutions provider offers rental options on its barcode scanners and readers MSS Software, an...

Do Our Presidential Candidates Have Enough Grit?

Do Our Presidential Candidates Have Enough Grit?

on 24 August 2016
Written byAndrew

KNOXVILLE, TN. (August 26, 2016) –The United States is hurtling toward an election in November...

Dollar Fanatic America's Only Exclusively Online One Dollar Store Embracing New Online Dollar Stores

on 23 August 2016
Written byAndrew

Dollar Fanatic LLC., is a Ridge Farm, IL based exclusively online retailer selling a unique...

Dedicated Quote Software For Conveyancers By The Conveyancing Network Limited

on 22 August 2016
Written byNeil Smith

The Conveyancing Network Conveyancing Lead and Quote Platform, a website plugin that conveyancing professionals can...

Dubai Chamber and DMCA to participate in SMM Hamburg 2016 to promote UAE maritime sector’s...

on 22 August 2016
Written byOrient Planet

Hamburg-bound UAE trade mission to highlight features of Dubai maritime clustering August 22, 2016Dubai, United Arab...

Reliance Jio Preview Offer Available for Samsung and LG Smart Phone Users

on 22 August 2016
Written byVenkat Rao

Mukesh Ambani (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kuhahyQXfmw) led Reliance Jio’s preview offer is now available to Samsung and LG...

Featured

Online news submission & press release distribution service - Google News submission & over 1500+ major news syndications (Including TV, Newspapers, Radio) We help get your news noticed by your customers and media. You can reach out and target specific industries and locations worldwide, giving great exposure! We can even write the press release you want to distribute.