Dr. Konstantin is proud to be Board Certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and the Reconstructive Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology, and he is also an active member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS). These organizations are dedicated to maintaining the highest standards possible, and to be affiliated with them requires passing extremely stringent requirements. It is important to note that these professional groups also are actively committed to giving back to the community, and one such effort is the Faces of Honor program founded by the AAFPRS. This group connects … Read More
When it comes to eliminating wrinkles, lines, and deep folds, a facelift may be the appropriate treatment, or it may not be. Injectable products can reduce the effects of age with very nice results. There are two main injectable options to choose from: fillers and denervating agents, both of which work differently. FILLERS Fillers (like Restylane, Perlane, and Juvéderm) contain hyaluronic acid to plump up wrinkles from the inside out, giving instant results. DENERVATING AGENTS Denervating agents (such as Botox, Dysport and Xeomin) temporarily inhibit the muscle contractions that cause wrinkles to form while also preventing new ones from developing. Knowing which treatment is best for your … Read More
Dr. Konstantin sees patients of all ages with every type of skin complexion and various conditions. Over-Exposure to the sun is not just something to be aware of for a day at the beach, it’s a life-long commitment to wearing sun-protection products and avoiding over-exposure. He recommends patients follow common-sense protocols this summer when it comes to the sun and maintaining young, healthy skin. The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery recommends five ways to fight aging this summer: Revamp your Routine: As the skin ages and seasons change, your skin care regime may need updating. If fine … Read More
Patients travel from all over the world to visit Dr. Konstantin and experience his facial surgery expertise. Many find that combining a pleasure trip to visit New York and a cosmetic procedure performed by one of the world’s finest plastic surgeons is the perfect prescription for a new outlook on life. Having a facial surgery is a private decision, and many patients find that it’s best to “get away” for a few days to avoid questions and scrutiny. Dr. Konstantin’s experienced staff can assist you with travel and hotel arrangements, as well as suggest things to do while you recover … Read More
Plastic Surgery is viewed by some as a luxury for only the vain and wealthy. Of course, this is not true. Many people suffer with conditions which cause lowered self-esteem, and frequently they may don’t have the money to pay for corrective surgery. Dr. Konstantin understands this, and is flexible when it comes accommodating a patient who has special circumstances. In some instances an open spot on the surgery schedule or a postponement of another patient’s procedure may allow for a reduced rate. There are financing options and payment plans available, which can be explained by Dr. Konstantin’s caring staff.