March 2020 Q & A: Does health insurance ever cover a breast procedure?

March 2020 Q & A: Does health insurance ever cover a breast procedure?

There are only a few procedures covered by most insurance plans, but they typically have specific requirements that must be met prior to authorization. Breast Reduction A breast reduction is a procedure that reduces the size and shape of the breast to be more proportionate to a woman’s body habitus. This is done by removing […]

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December 2019 Q&A: Healthy Holiday Eating with Leslie Bonci, Owner-Active Eating Advice

December 2019 Q&A: Healthy Holiday Eating with Leslie Bonci, Owner-Active Eating Advice

Clinch Not Grinch- Here’s to Positivity and Productivity this Holiday Season Here we are again, at the end of the year, ready for some feasting, friendship and fun. Yet if visions of sugar plums make you feel guilty, you may deprive yourself rather than thrive over this holiday season.  Let’s look back and do a […]

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October Q&A: Let’s Not Forget About the Caregivers

October Q&A: Let’s Not Forget About the Caregivers

Let’s Not Forget About the Caregivers Breast reconstruction is the re-creation of a breast after a lumpectomy or a mastectomy procedure. At Bellissimo Plastic Surgery & Medi Spa we are passionate about reconstruction and the part it plays in our practice. Dr. Antimarino believes strongly in not only being part of the process that treats […]

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September Q&A: Choosing the right treatment option for you

September Q&A: Choosing the right treatment option for you

There are so many devices available to treat a variety of patient concerns, how do I know what treatment is right for me? First and foremost, I would suggest a consultation with one of our providers to discuss your concerns and your desired results. This will give us the opportunity to examine your skin, texture, […]

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What are your best tips for finding the right surgeon?

What are your best tips for finding the right surgeon?

Q&A: I have decided to have a surgical procedure done. Where do I even begin? What are your best tips for finding the right surgeon?   Dr. A: The most important step, once you have decided to move forward with surgery, involves finding the right surgeon to manage your treatment plan. Investing your time and […]

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Is Liposuction Still Relevant?

Is Liposuction Still Relevant?

The Question With the increase in non-invasive procedures, such as Kybella and CoolSculpting, that address undesirable fatty areas, it would seem that liposuction, a surgical procedure, would become less desirable. Do you find this to be true? Dr. Antimarino’s Response Actually, we have seen an increase in liposuction procedures, a good percentage of those patients […]

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