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Why We Love RealSelf is one of the websites I recommend most often to my Long Island plastic surgery patients and anyone interested in cosmetic enhancement. RealSelf is an indispensable guide for those considering any kind of aesthetic treatment — from staged body contouring surgeries after weight loss to a quick BOTOX® Cosmetic … Continue reading

Get the Skinny: A Liposuction Glossary

If you’re researching liposuction at my Long Island practice or elsewhere, you may have come across some terminology we use to describe the procedure that’s not part of everyday language. To help you get a better understanding of the details of liposuction and make the best decision for yourself, I’ve … Continue reading

The Season for Transformation

Summer is a busy season at our Long Island plastic surgery practice. Throughout June, July, and August, we see a lot of teachers and other education professionals who want to improve their bodies and their confidence before the start of a new school year. Summer is an opportune time for … Continue reading

Balanced Breasts: Correcting Asymmetry

Asymmetrical breasts are more common than most people think. Many of the breast augmentation patients at my Long Island practice wish to balance the symmetry of their breasts while also increasing their size. Fortunately, there are several ways to achieve this. Silicone implants are the most popular option for women … Continue reading

Busting Breast Surgery Myths: Pains, Drains & Autologous Fat Grafting

The world of plastic surgery is full of myths and half-truths. And some procedures, such as breast augmentation, seem to have more than their fair share of persistent myths. Breast augmentation patients at my Long Island practice often say they’re afraid of excessive pain, drains, and other unpleasant elements of … Continue reading

Plastic Surgery for the Whole Body Grows in Popularity

It’s no secret that surgical breast augmentation routinely tops the list of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures. But at my Long Island plastic surgery practice, and at practices around the country, breast enhancement is gaining a tough competitor. According to recent statistics released by the American Society of Plastic … Continue reading

Angelina Jolie’s Breast Reconstruction & a National Trend

By: James Romanelli Publicity surrounding Angelina Jolie’s announcement of her decision to have a double mastectomy — even though she wasn’t diagnosed with cancer — is part of a larger trend showing an increase in the number of preventive mastectomies and breast reconstruction procedures. At our Long Island practice, we’ve … Continue reading

Liposuction in Winter

I’ve performed liposuction on Long Island for years and have answered just about every liposuction question you can imagine. A common question among many of my patients is when is the “best” time for this popular procedure. Although timing for a procedure comes down to personal schedules and needs, I … Continue reading

Team “Romanelli Reconstruction” Raises Money for Breast Cancer Research

In addition to providing advanced options for breast reconstruction on Long Island, at Romanelli Cosmetic Surgery, we personally make the time to support breast cancer research. To support Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October, my staff and I have formed the team “Romanelli Reconstruction.” Together, we plan to participate in … Continue reading

Romanelli Cosmetic Surgery Joins Breast Oasis for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

As a breast reconstruction plastic surgeon on Long Island , I recognize just how devastating breast cancer can be – not just for the patient but for family members and loved ones. As a result, I seek ways, both personally and professionally, to help. This is why to kick off … Continue reading

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