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How Breast Reduction Surgery can Reduce Your Back Pain Nov 3rd, 2022

Less than one percent of women in the United States have breasts large enough to require a bra-cup size of D cup or more. But when your breasts are significantly larger than average, you may feel like you have too much of a good thing – so much that it doesn’t...

Reconstruct Your Breasts with Fat from Your Own Body Oct 9th, 2022

Breast reconstruction is a vital part of your recovery from breast cancer. Beyond affecting your appearance, recreating your breast restores a feeling of normality and boosts your self-confidence — two emotional factors that promote healing and restore wellness. When you need breast reconstruction, the skill of your plastic surgeon is the...

Do You Need Gynecomastia Surgery or Liposuction? Sep 1st, 2022

Enlarged breast tissue in males, or gynecomastia, affects up to 70% of boys during puberty. And for some boys, the symptoms carry on into adulthood or start up again during middle age or later. Excess breast tissue stemming from weight gain and fatty deposits means you’re dealing with false gynecomastia....

Most Commonly Asked Questions about Mastopexy Aug 3rd, 2022

Breasts are present in both men and women as a result of puberty. For women, the majority of hormones, like estrogen and progesterone, make their breasts larger than men’s, and far more functional (performing milk production for children with the hormone prolactin).  Breasts are also part of a woman’s identity, and as...

Your Dermal Filler Prep Guide: Tips to Prevent Bruising Jun 1st, 2022

Dr. Matthew Lynch and his team, we understand how you look on the outside impacts the way you feel inside. That’s why we’re dedicated to helping patients eliminate the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin. Our specialists are experts with injectable dermal fillers, which help do just that....

Why Breast Reduction Surgery Has an Exceptionally High Satisfaction Rate Feb 1st, 2022

The phrase, “bigger is better,” isn’t always true, especially when it comes to breast size. In addition to the psychological impact that causes embarrassment, extremely large breasts may result in health complications and activity restrictions: Chronic neck, shoulder, and back pain Bra straps that dig into your skin Persistent skin...

Can You Have Breast Augmentation and a Tummy Tuck at the Same Time? Dec 1st, 2021

Making the decision to have plastic surgery is very personal. The best way to ensure you get the results you want is by having an experienced, knowledgeable, and skilled plastic surgeon at your side. The same is especially true when you’re thinking about having two procedures at the same time. ...

Considering Gynecomastia Surgery? Here's What You Need to Know Aug 15th, 2021

For men, seeing their chest and breast area grow abnormally large can feel pretty uncomfortable. While gynecomastia isn’t a significant health threat, it can bring bothersome issues, from embarrassment to physical pain. Thankfully, much can be done to minimize your symptoms. At Matthew J. Lynch MD in East Windsor, New...

How Fat Grafting Works? Jul 15th, 2021

Most people have a general understanding of skin grafts. This medical technique uses skin from one part of the body to cover another area that lost its protective dermal layer. Fat grafting works in a similar way. However, instead of using skin as a “bandage,” it uses fat cells to...

Understanding Laser Skin Resurfacing Jun 9th, 2021

Are you ready for a supercharged skin solution that delivers effective and safe results without the need for surgery or injections? Laser skin resurfacing rejuvenates tired, aging skin, repairing wrinkles, fine lines, sun damage, and more. No matter how well you care for yourself and your skin, the outward signs...

Why a Breast Reduction Might Be Right for You Mar 11th, 2021

Excessively large breasts can cause significant discomfort and pain. Women considering a breast reduction often complain of back pain, restriction of physical activity, and challenges sleeping in certain positions. Rashes under the breast, difficulty finding a well-fitting bra, and an impact on your self-esteem are also common.  A breast reduction...

Understanding the Different Types of Fillers Jan 13th, 2021

If you want to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, fillers are a good option for adding volume to your face and helping your skin appear younger. But with several injectable treatments on the market, deciding which one to choose can be a challenge. Matthew J. Lynch, MD, and the rest...

The Benefits of Fat Grafting Nov 9th, 2020

The loss of breast tissue can be a difficult challenge for many women. Reconstruction of the breast after a mastectomy, lumpectomy, or radiation can involve a wide range of techniques and materials. You have choices when it comes to how your breasts are reformed. At the practice of Dr. Matthew...

Breast Lift Versus Breast Augmentation: Deciding Which Is Right for You Oct 2nd, 2020

Nothing can affect your self-confidence like your breasts. Each year, hundreds of thousands of women turn to cosmetic surgical procedures to improve the appearance of their breasts. In 2019 alone, 299,715 women underwent augmentation, and 113,188 had breast lift procedures. While breast augmentation is consistently the most popular cosmetic surgery...

Liposuction or Tummy Tuck: Which is Right for You? Sep 7th, 2020

If you’re a woman in your 30s or 40s, you’re likely familiar with the unwanted skin and fat around your midsection. You’ve tried everything related to diet and exercise to get rid of your dreaded muffin top, but it’s still hanging around. This is not your fault. As you age...

The Ins and Outs of Gynecomastia Surgery for Men Aug 3rd, 2020

Contrary to popular belief, women aren't the only ones who can feel insecure about their bodies, men also struggle. Men who have gynecomastia, or enlarged breasts, may especially lack confidence in their appearance. That's where Dr. Matthew J. Lynch comes in. He can suggest appropriate and effective treatment options, so...

5 Reasons to Consider Breast Augmentation Jul 24th, 2020

Breast augmentation is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in the world. In 2018, more than 300,000 women had their breasts enlarged!  Along with being a popular procedure, breast augmentation also has a consistently high satisfaction rate and low complication rate -- meaning most women are happy they had the procedure,...