Many people think facial plastic surgery consists only of procedures designed to address aging’s effects. However, younger patients can also benefit from surgical procedures that contour and sculpt facial features, enhancing their appearance. This typically involves creating more defined features by strategically removing and adding volume using techniques such as cheek liposuction, implants, buccal fat…Read More
Thomas P. Sterry, MD
1080 5th Avenue #1b
New York, NY 10128
Phone: (212) 249-4020
Monday - Thursday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
Category Archives: Facial Surgery
Facial Sculpture My philosophy and techniques in facial plastic surgery have evolved over the years and now include facial sculpting using cheek liposuction and buccal fat removal at my NYC practice. By "sculpting" I mean that I remove volume from some places, and I add it to others. This is different from facial rejuvenation for…Read More
Chin liposuction improves neck contours dramatically and removes a double chin. Dr. Sterry wants you to have the best chin liposuction possible with an elegant neck. Is KYBELLA Better Than Chin Liposuction? KYBELLA is the new FDA-approved injectable that melts the fat in your neck to remove the dreaded double chin. Studies performed by KYBELLA…Read More
Liposuction is Highly Effective I speak quite a bit about how dramatically Smartlipo™ neck liposuction improves my New York patients' profiles. While I usually call this neck liposuction, I find that many of my patients refer to it as chin liposuction. I think that's because many of them have a "selfie chin"–and they all seem…Read More
A facelift, or rhytidectomy, is a cosmetic surgical procedure that reduces signs of aging in the face, resulting in a more youthful and renewed appearance. Some of the issues that a facelift can address or correct include: Loose facial skin Wrinkles Sunken cheeks Sagging neck Slackened jawline (jowls) Unfortunately, photos of bad facelifts (particularly celebrity…Read More
Do you frequently wear turtlenecks or scarves to hide your saggy neck? Are you uncomfortable wearing your hair up? Liposuction can solve this problem by creating an elegant neck. Dr. Sterry can complete the procedure in as little as 45 minutes at his surgical facility. Using local anesthesia, three pinholes are made with a…Read More
When most people hear the word “facelift” they automatically picture a pulled wind swept face on a middle aged woman. That’s how the world views a facelift but that couldn’t be any further from the truth. If done with care, a facelift can bring back a youthful and fresh face without looking “artificial”. According to…Read More
In my office we do a lot of cosmetic surgery for men and I've used several options. The trick seems to be to choose the right operation for any given patient.Read More
A nicely done facelift should not be noticeable. Other people should think the patient looks nice, and it should NEVER occur to others that the patient has had an operation. The paradox in my mind is that in order to accomplish that goal the surgeon needs to be MORE aggressive, not less. Why? Because in…Read More