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Facial Paralysis New York, NY

Facial Paralysis

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Facial paralysis is a loss of facial movement resulting from a damaged facial nerve. Facial paralysis may make it difficult to talk, blink, smile, or swallow. Facial paralysis will normally occur on one side of the face. The causes of facial paralysis could include infection or inflammation of the facial nerve; head trauma; head or…

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The Link between Social Media Marketing and Facial Plastic Surgery

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The Internet has become the main source for information over the years. We use search engines to find anything and everything from how to cook, and where to vacation, to what are the best doctors for specialty procedures. There is more than enough data out there whether good or bad. Weeding through all the information…

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Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Treatments For Hair Loss

Balding Male New York NY

Having a significant impact on one’s quality of life, hair loss affects millions of people across the United States. Yet, there is hope on the horizon, as stated by the American Academy of Dermatology, given the growing amount of research supporting the use of Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) treatments for hair loss. For physicians and…

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Dr. Gary Linkov Becomes RealSelf Verified

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As reported by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), nearly a quarter million more cosmetic procedures were performed in 2018 than in 2017. While this is not a new trend, the consumer’s mindset is not necessarily about changing the way they look. Rather, it’s about becoming their best self—by looking the same, yet better.…

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Stigmas Are Out. Plastic Surgery Is In.

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If you are losing sleep over the fact that you’re contemplating plastic surgery at 27, or if you are freaked out by the latest episode of Botched, there are a few things you should know. In a recent article by Betches, Dr. Gary Linkov of City Facial Plastics in New York City provides insight into…

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The Asymmetrical Face

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A common concern that I hear as a facial plastic surgeon is that one side of the face is not exactly the same as the other. People come in asking “is it normal for my face to be asymmetric?” I begin by telling them that asymmetry is the norm and not the exception. Asymmetry, to…

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Dr. Gary Linkov sat down with Skin Spa New York to answer some questions

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What are 4-5 immediate actions men and women can take to prolong the aging process? Exercise more Quit smoking Drink in moderation More sleep Eat smaller and smarter Reduce stress Is it ever “too late” to begin preventative care? Definitely not. Preventative total body care can be done at any time, even if disease has…

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Thread lifts

Thread lifts MINT.

We recently hosted a threadlifting course at the new space. The company behind MINT (Minimally Invasive Nonsurgical Threads) was there to showcase their products and Dr.Eunice Park led the didactics. We had eight wonderful model patients who underwent various procedures with threads. Threadlifting is meant to be a non-surgical facelift option. Under local anesthesia, and in…

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Lip Enhancement: Knife or Needle?

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According to a recent American Society of Plastic Surgeons statistics report, surgical lip augmentation has increased 5% since 2016 and 60% since 2000 and soft tissue fillers have increased 312% since 2000. We are inundated with photographs of augmented lips in pop culture which leads many people to seek out their unique lip aesthetic. Injectable…

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What Dr. Linkov's Patients Say
City Facial Plastics

5.0 / 5.0

Based on 25 reviews

Alla K.

Dr. Linkov is really good and so easy to talk to, thank you!

Tyler D.

Thank you so much for your time, Dr. Linkov, appreciate the extra attention!

Elizabeth G.

Everything you would want in a physician - extremely thorough, thoughtful, intelligent, a great listener, and pays extreme attention to detail.

Carolina F.

Dr. Linkov is the best!!! He is extremely professional and knowledgeable!!! I recommend Dr. Linkov 100%.

Alex S.

Dr. Gary is a true professional with great eye and bedside manner. He’s the one I refer my family, patients and friends to.

Suzy S.

Highly recommend! Dr. Gary helped me with painful lip scar tissue after an accidental fall a year earlier. I’ve known Gary for 20 years and since the first day knowing him he’s grown as a medical professional with an innate sense of detail and kind demeanor. Excellent client follow up and post treatment care.

Marina S.

Dr. Gary is a fantastic NYC plastic surgeon who treats me and to whom I would recommend all my friends and family. He has a very conservative approach to fillers and I was extremely impressed with the way he filled my nasolabial lines that had been bothering me for years. It was painless, and I did not experience any bruising at all. Getting this done gave me so much confidence - I wish I worked with him years ago!

Rachel G.

Wow is all I can say! Fantastic doctor that gives you an extremely pleasant, professional, and realistic experience. Would highly recommend and give 6 stars if I could.