This website, along with its links, is provided for educational and informational purposes only. It is not intended to be, and should not be used as, a replacement for appropriate medical and/or surgical care, nor is it intended to be a standard of care. A complete discussion of the topics included here is beyond the scope of this website.

Except where otherwise noted, the statements in this website are my own and are derived from my training, experience, reading, and discussions with other surgeons. The conclusions drawn represent my personal preferences and are not presented as the only ways to accomplish the desired results.

For further discussion of these and other topics, please visit the following websites:

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)

The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)

American Association for the Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgical Facilities (AAAASF)

American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)


Alan M. Engler, MD, FACS - Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
122 East 64th Street New York, NY 10065 USA
(212) 308-7000

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