Dr. Craig Mezrow
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons as well as The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Dr. Mezrow is one of the premier plastic surgeons serving the Philadelphia area. Dr. Mezrow’s education includes Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees from Emory University in Atlanta, GA. He received his medical degree from The Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. Dr. Mezrow worked in the field of Cardiothoracic Surgery for nearly a decade where he published extensively and lectured throughout the United States and also internationally. Desiring a surgical career with greater variety, Dr. Mezrow trained for five years in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He received additional training in Cosmetic Surgery at the Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat hospital in New York City.
Dr. Mezrow specializes in cosmetic surgery of the face, breast and body, while providing patients with the utmost care and advanced technology to fit their individual needs. Dr. Mezrow spends countless hours educating his patients prior to surgery and takes meticulous care of them during their surgical procedure and during their recovery period. He is known for individualizing each patient’s surgical and non-surgical needs offering the latest in technology and techniques.
Dr. Mezrow is a specialist in the top, most common cosmetic procedures performed in the United States, breast augmentation using implants and liposuction. Breast enhancement - augmentation procedures have now surpassed liposuction and are now the number one cosmetic surgical procedure performed on women in the USA.
In addition, Dr. Mezrow offers a comprehensive nonsurgical aesthetic center for facial and body rejuvenation that includes skin care, microdermabrasion, Botox, Dysport, wrinkle fillers, lasers and intense pulse light. All of these procedures are offered without any downtime.
Dr. Mezrow is one of the first physicians in the tri-state area (PA, NJ, Delaware) to offer Restylane Silk, the only FDA approved product just for lips . Restylane Silk is used to enhance lips and to correct lines around the mouth.
In additon, the FDA has approved Sculptra Aesthetic for facial rejuvenation in restoring facial volume in regions of facial wrinkes, folds and contour deficiencies.
The cosmetic center has VelaShape III, Legacy and Venus Freeze. These devices are the most comfortable non invasive device for skin tightening, wrinkles, fat shrinkage and cellulite reduction. Venus Freeze Pictures.
UltraShape is a non-invasive option for fat reduction. The UltraShape uses non-thermal ("not cold, not hot"), ultrasound to selectively destroy fat cells. Results can be seen as early as two weeks after a treatment.
Another addition to the aesthetic facility is fractional CO2 laser and Syneron Sublative. The fractional CO2 is performed in a single treatment or in a series for skin resurfacing, acne scarring, wrinkles and scar reduction. Syneron Sublative skin rejuvenation is a another option used for the improvement of acne scarring, scars and wrinkles through a series of treatments for patients that need minimal to no downtime.
VelaShape cellulite treatment is the first medical device to receive clearance from the FDA for the effective treatment of cellulite and shrink fat. It combines bi-polar radio frequency, infrared light, and tissue mobilization to re-contour the skin surface. It melts the unwanted fat that gives cellulite its “cottage cheese” appearance, while it tightens the skin. It is completely non-invasive. There is no downtime associated, or anesthesia required. In fact, many patients compare the treatment to a warm relaxing massage.
About Dr. Mezrow
Dr. Mezrow is proud to offer the finest medical team in the Philadelphia area. Our philosophy is to create strong client relationships so that we may together achieve the goals we have set, with the latest technologies and the most highly trained technicians. Our expertise is developed through continued education and experience. As the industry changes, we are continuously evolving to satisfy all client expectations. Our patient base is primarily through satisfied referrals. We achieve patient satisfaction with teamwork throughout the office.
Our patient Care Specialists: They coordinate consultations, office visits and procedures. They also assists patients during each phase of their treatment plan with regard to procedures, aesthetic treatments, and skin care products.
Our licensed aestheticians provide comprehensive skin assessments, review patient’s goals for skin services, and recommend treatment plan options and home skin care regimens. They answer questions concerning skin rejuvenation, wrinkle reduction, skin tightening, laser hair removal, chemical peels, micro-dermabrasion, collagen remodeling, cellulite treatments, acne and leg vein therapy and skin care. The aestheticians ensure that the finest medical grade skin care products are available for every budget level.
Licensed Registered Nurse: Hazel Parks is a Clinical Nurse with over 20 years of experience. Hazel is an Operating Room and Recovery Room Nurse.
Our permanent Make-up Artist have advanced training in cosmetic tattooing of eyebrows, eyeliner and lips. They are members of the Society of Permanent Cosmetic Professionals, licensed cosmetologist and certified electrologist.
Surgical technicians and Physician Assistants have extensive training. They assist Dr. Mezrow in surgical cases.
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