Wei Chen, MD

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“In a cosmetic consultation, my job is to be an educator. Most patients come to me knowing exactly what they want to achieve. My job is to guide them and help them decide what procedures would be most appropriate in achieving their desired results.”

Specialties

  • Plastic surgery
  • Reconstructive surgery
  • Surgery

Special Procedures

Breast Reconstruction

  • Immediate and Delayed Reconstruction
  • Autologous Pedicle Flap Reconstruction
  • TRAM (Transverse Rectus Abdominis Myocutaneous) Flap
  • Latissimus Dorsi Flap
  • Microvascular Free Tissue Flap Reconstruction
  • Free TRAM Flap
  • DIEP (Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator) Flap
  • TUG (Transverse Upper Gracilis) Flap
  • ALT (Anterolateral Thigh) Flap
  • Tissue Expander and Implant Reconstruction
  • Nipple and Areola Reconstruction

Reconstructions Using Microvascular Free Tissue Transfer Technique

  • Scalp Reconstruction
  • Head and Neck Reconstruction
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Chest Wall Reconstruction
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Upper and Lower Extremity Trauma Reconstruction
  • Reconstruction of Burn Contracture

Facial Rejuvenation

  • Brow Lift and Forehead Lift
  • Chin Augmentation/Reduction
  • Ear Reshaping (Otoplasty)
  • Eyelid LIft (Blepharoplasty)
  • Face Lift (Rhytidectomy)
  • Neck Lift
  • Nose Reshaping (Rhinoplasty)

Breast Enhancement

  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift (Mastopexy)
  • Breast Reduction
  • Nipple and Areola Reshaping

Body Contouring

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Arm Lift (Brachioplasty)
  • Gynecomastia Reduction (Chest Sculpting for Men)
  • Liposuction
  • Thigh Lift
  • Vaginal Labial Reshaping (Labioplasty)

Non-Surgical Aesthetic Procedures

  • Botox
  • Fillers - Restylane, Radiesse, Juvederm
  • Autologous Fat Injections
  • Laser Treatment for Skin Rejuvenation
  • Dermabration
  • Chemical Peels

Fellowships

  • Microsurgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei

Residency

  • Surgery, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY
  • Plastic Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL

Degrees

  • MD, College of Medicine, State University of New York, Brooklyn, NY

Certifications

  • Board-certified, American Board of Surgery

Position

  • Assistant Professor