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Look younger with neck lift surgery in NY

Look younger with neck lift surgery from surgeon in NY

Youthful skin doesn’t stop at your chin. Instead of hiding loose skin beneath a high-necked top or scarf, consider neck lift surgery at Ariel Ostad MD PC in NY. The procedure is performed at Dr. Ostad’s AAAASF (American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities) certified surgical facility. Only local anesthetic is required, and recovery time is brief. What is a neck lift? An anterior neck lift is a cosmetic surgery designed to address: Excess skin at jaw and neck Lax skin Crepey skin Excess fat Double chin Pronounced platysmal bands Folds of tissue at the neck A precise incision is … Continue reading

Mohs surgery procedure saves lives in NY

Life saving Mohs surgery procedure from dermatologic surgeon in NY

Skin cancer statistics are sobering. Each year in this country, more than 5.4 million non-melanoma skin cancers are treated. Melanoma, the deadliest form of the disease, will claim nearly 10,000 lives in 2017. Yet the prognosis for most skin cancers is very good, with early detection and premier treatment. In many cases, Mohs micrographic surgery procedure is the best choice for patients in NY for its high cure rate. The Mohs difference Most traditional skin cancer removal techniques involve excising (cutting away), freezing, or burning the lesion. A generous area around the lesion is also taken, in an attempt to get all … Continue reading

Treatment of skin cancer and more from dermatologic surgeon in NY

Treatment for skin cancer and more from dermatologic surgeon in NY

As a Board-certified dermatologic surgeon, Dr. Ariel Ostad has advanced training in this specialized area. He combines that training with a wealth of experience and a naturally artistic eye for optimal results. Procedures such as Mohs surgery for treatment of skin cancer are performed at Dr. Ostad’s AAAASF (American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities) certified surgical center in NY. What is dermatologic surgery? Dermatologic surgery is intended to repair or improve the condition, function, or appearance of skin. In some cases, dermatologic surgery involves nails or hair.   Dr. Ostad is experienced in a wide range of dermatologic … Continue reading

Acne scar removal treatment in NY creates refined complexions

Acne scar removal treatments from dermatologist in NY

Most people will experience acne at some point in their lives. Without effective treatment, it may result in noticeable scarring that impact appearance permanently. However, at his state of the art clinical facility in NY, Dr. Ariel Ostad offers advanced acne scar removal techniques for effective treatment of even old, deep scarring. Types of acne Pimples are the result of hair follicles becoming clogged with excess oil and dead skin cells. Bacteria thrive in these conditions, excreting irritants that inflame follicles. Any type of acne can leave scars if it is picked, squeezed, treated improperly, or severe. Blackheads – Open surface comedones … Continue reading

Skin filler injections rejuvenate faces in NY

Rejuvenate faces with skin filler injections from dermatologist in NY

Once, cosmetic surgery was the only option for wrinkle reduction. Today women and men in NY have an effective, nonsurgical alternative. Skin filler injections are a minimally invasive technique to restore lost volume and lessen wrinkles. Dermal filler basics Popular fillers fall into these categories: Hyaluronic acid (HA) – This substance occurs naturally in the human body, comprising eyeball fluid, and keeping joints lubricated. The HA used in dermal fillers is made in a lab, not animal sourced, reducing risk of allergic reaction. Each HA molecule binds with many times its own weight in water, boosting skin hydration and volume. Depending on … Continue reading

Contour body and face with fat transfer injections in NY

Contour body and face with fat transfer injections from dermatologist in NY

Imagine a procedure to address two of the most common complaints – stubborn zones of body fat and sagging facial skin from lost volume – simultaneously. What if this transformation was long-lasting and cost effective? If you are like countless others in NY, you want to know more about fat transfer injections. Understanding autologous fat transplantation This procedure is accomplished in three steps. Only local anesthetic is needed. First, using a tumescent liposuction technique, unwanted fat is harvested from problematic areas of the body such as love handles, abdomen, or thighs. The fat is filtered and purified immediately, on site … Continue reading

NY clinic offers skin cancer diagnosis, treatment, and surgery

NY clinic offers skin cancer diagnosis, treatment, and surgery

Routine skin checks help patients detect new moles, those that itch or bleed, or moles that have changed. These skin changes can be warning signs of melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer. If you notice signs of skin cancer, schedule an appointment your local clinic. Located in New York, NY, Dr. Ariel Ostad offers treatment options including surgery to remove moles, skin cancer, lipomas, and scars. Benign mole versus melanoma In the early stages of melanoma, the spot generally appears to be a dark flat or raised spot. It can be easy to miss without regular skin assessments. As … Continue reading

Patients in NY learn what to expect from a neck lift surgery

Patients in NY learn what to expect from a neck lift surgery

Signs of aging do not just appear in the face. Early signs can show up in the neck as well. Loose skin, muscle bands, and excess fat can be seen in the neck. The turkey neck or double chin can cause decreased self-esteem and is a common reason to seek professional advice. For patients in New York, NY, Dr. Ariel Ostad offers neck lift surgery as an option to improve the appearance of an aging neck. What does a neck lift do? Aside from aging, extreme weight loss can lead to excess or loose skin. A neck lift is performed … Continue reading

Doctor in NY offers surgical dermatology services for scar revisions

Scars may be caused by trauma, prior surgery, acne, or infections. They can be unsightly and embarrassing. Thankfully, there are treatment options to improve the appearance of scars. For patients in New York, NY, Dr. Ariel Ostad offers surgical dermatology services for scar revisions. Dr. Ostad is a board-certified dermatologist who is trained and experienced in treating a range of skin conditions. His attention to detail helps give patients the beautiful, glowing skin they deserve. A scar is evidence of the skin healing. Each patient’s needs are unique. When it comes to scars, there are differences in size, shape, thickness, … Continue reading

Acne treatment medicine available through NY dermatologist

Acne treatment medicine available through NY dermatologist

The word acne can send chills up your spine and send you running for cover. For teens or adults, acne brings about frustration and embarrassment. You may have tried general cleansers, scrubs, and spot treatments without success. For patients in New York, NY, Dr. Ariel Ostad offers a number of acne treatment options including prescription medicine and laser treatments. Teens and adults can get acne. Nearly 8 out of 10 teenagers and 3 out of 10 adult females get some form of acne. Caused by the hormonal changes that take place during puberty, acne is considered a normal part of … Continue reading


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