The quest for a slim, contoured jawline continues to be in popular pursuit, even more so with the latest plastic surgery fad – buccal fat removal. Dating back to the 1930s, this cosmetic procedure surgically removes the fat between the cheekbone and jawbone to reveal a more defined facial structure. The fat is typically removed by making an incision inside the cheek near the back molars and is then closed with sutures or stitches. Although buccal fat removal is noted ... Continue Reading
Chin implants are a popular addition to patients’ choice of plastic surgery procedures that can enhance your facial proportions and revitalize your overall appearance. Our plastic surgeon, Andrew Cohen, MD, was recently featured in an article on PopSugar’s website, where he detailed the benefits of chin implants and what the procedure entails. At Dr. Cohen’s plastic surgery practice, his team offers a wide variety of body, breast, and facial procedures, including breast augmentation, breast lifts, facelifts, rhinoplasty, liposuction, and abdominoplasty, ... Continue Reading
Our hands are one of the first skin areas to show signs of aging, such as age spots and wrinkles. Dr. Andrew Cohen was recently interviewed about this topic of aging hands in an article on Beautytap—a website dedicated to educating consumers on beauty and wellness products. In the article, Dr. Cohen explains the impact of sun exposure over time, and how this can gradually take a toll on the youthful appearance of the hands. Among the different treatment options ... Continue Reading
In a recent story on Allure magazine’s website, Dr. Andrew Cohen was featured explaining the topic of breast implant illness. The article focuses on celebrity Ashley Tisdale’s decision to get her breast implants removed, after feeling symptoms of what she thought might be breast implant illness. Her unexplained digestive issues and food sensitivities led to her seeking explant surgery, in hopes of it relieving her minor health concerns. Dr. Cohen is quoted in the article, saying: "’[Breast implants] have been ... Continue Reading
With a passion for helping patients look and feel beautiful, Dr. Andrew Cohen was recently featured in Ventura Blvd for helping a patient, Linda, through a custom mommy makeover. The article, titled, “Making Over Mommy,” details how Linda suffered from low self-esteem due to the body changes caused by her two pregnancies. Although she had wanted surgery for a while, she hadn’t committed until she consulted with Dr. Cohen, which is when she knew she had found the right fit. ... Continue Reading
Minimally invasive cosmetic procedures have become increasingly common among patients wanting to enhance their appearance. As the medical specialty has continued to evolve with state-of-the-art technologies, men and women are able to achieve noticeable results without the invasiveness or recovery time associated with traditional surgeries. Dr. Andrew Cohen was interviewed by Cosmetic Town Journal to provide his perspective on how these technologies are changing the area of cosmetic surgery. In the article, the author highlights three areas, in particular, that ... Continue Reading
Non-surgical aesthetic treatments are a popular way to rejuvenate one’s appearance, due to their lower cost and shorter recovery period. While these treatments are more convenient than cosmetic surgery in many ways, they often require multiple sessions since they don’t usually provide dramatic improvement right away. As a result, people still have to find time in their schedule to attend follow-up treatment sessions. Dr. Cohen discusses this in a recent RealSelf article, which highlights non-invasive procedures that offer longer-lasting results. ... Continue Reading
As a long-time plastic surgeon in the Encino and Beverly Hills areas, Dr. Andrew Cohen was recently interviewed on the Beverly Hills Plastic Surgery Podcast, hosted by fellow plastic surgeons Drs. Jay Calvert and Millicent Rovelo. This digital series covers all areas of plastic surgery, and in Dr. Cohen’s episode that aired in December, the trio focused on one procedure in particular: breast reduction.
In the podcast interview, Dr. Cohen reveals breast reduction has become the top procedure he performs at his practice. In addition, he says the surgery produces an extremely high satisfaction rate among his patients, due to the combination of cosmetic and functional benefits. Throughout the episode, Dr. Cohen discusses all areas of breast reduction with Drs. Calvert and Rovelo, including candidates, surgical techniques, and the importance of post-operative care.
To listen to this conversation, which includes Dr. Cohen’s tips for patients seeking breast reduction surgery, watch the “Breast Reduction – What You Need to Know” video below.
Allergan®, one of the leading breast implant manufacturers, has recently issued a global recall for its BIOCELL® textured breast implants and expanders. These products have been linked to a rare form of cancer known as Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). This has been a popular news story lately, as numerous women already have these implants, while others may be considering them for an upcoming procedure. Our board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Andrew Cohen, had the opportunity to educate the ... Continue Reading
Our very own plastic surgeon, Dr. Andrew Cohen, was recently featured in Ventura Blvd magazine as part of its list of 2019 Top Doctors. In his profile, Dr. Cohen was interviewed about his specialty and what makes his role as a plastic surgeon so rewarding. Take a look at the article to read what Dr. Cohen had to say about his passion for changing people’s lives through plastic surgery. Dr. Cohen in Ventura Blvd Magazine