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Arm Lift After Weight Loss

An Arm Lift After Weight Loss Can Be Life-Changing An arm lift, also known as brachioplasty, is a surgical procedure performed to remove excess fat and skin from the upper arms for a more toned, slimmer appearance. Many patients tell us that an arm lift after weight loss can be life-changing, improving self-esteem and opening […]


Am I a Good Candidate For Plastic Surgery?

Am I a good candidate for plastic surgery? Here are three factors that determine whether or not you are a good candidate for plastic surgery: safety, anatomy, and goals.  PLASTIC SURGERY: SAFETY FIRST! When it comes to surgery of any kind, Dr. Restifo’s top priority is safety. There is no aesthetic outcome worth sacrificing your […]


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Voted Best Doctors in Connecticut

Dr. Restifo & Dr. Mao Win Best Doctors 2019 in Connecticut Magazine! The Best Doctors in America® List includes the nation’s most respected specialists and outstanding primary care physicians in the nation. These are the doctors that other doctors recognize as the best in their fields. They cannot pay a fee and are not paid to […]


Best Plastic Surgery Information From Board-Certified Plastic Surgeons

Want the best plastic surgery information? Thinking of plastic surgery, but overwhelmed by the glut of information available online?  Not sure which websites are trustworthy or how to evaluate what you read. Below are some of the best resources informed by board-certified plastic surgeons. The Plastic Surgery Channel If you love plastic surgery videos, you’ve […]


2018 Plastic Surgery Trends

New data released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) shows 2018 plastic surgery trends, including nearly a quarter million more cosmetic procedures performed in 2018 than the previous year. More than 17.7 million surgical and minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures performed in the United States in 2018, a number that has risen steadily over the past five […]


3 Factors in Choosing Breast Implants

What You Need to Know Although the thought of having a new bikini body is exciting, many patients planning to have breast augmentation surgery feel uncertainty around choosing breast implants. There’s an abundance of options available and it can be hard to make sense of what’s best for one’s body and lifestyle. Between plastic surgery websites, online […]


Tips & Tricks To Avoid Holiday Guilt

Let’s be honest: tradition demands a little indulgence and a lotta gratitude for the things that bring us together year after year. The holiday season is upon us once again, complete with flavorful foods, rich desserts, and high-calorie beverages. Between office parties, school events, and holiday gatherings, it can be challenging to maintain a healthy diet […]



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What’s the Difference Between a Cosmetic Surgeon and a Plastic Surgeon?

mozallowfullscreen> There are important differences Between a Cosmetic Surgeon and a Plastic Surgeon… When a patient searches to find a plastic surgeon, one of the most common assumptions they make is that the terms “Cosmetic Surgeon” and “Plastic Surgeon” are interchangeable. In fact, there are important distinctions between a cosmetic surgeon, a plastic surgeon, and […]


The Drainless Tummy Tuck with TissuGlu®

What is A Drainless Tummy Tuck? Have you heard about the “drainless tummy tuck”… but have no idea what that means? Traditionally, after a tummy tuck, surgeons use drains to collect the fluid that builds up between the layer of repaired muscle and the abdominal tissue. The drains empty into external collection chambers which patients […]


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