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Alfred Sofer, MD:
Plastic Surgery Center of Fairfield
33 Miller Street
Fairfield, CT 06824
(203) 336-9862
Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Plastic Surgery Center of Fairfield Blog

Liposuction vs. Tummy Tuck: Which One Is Right for You?

Body contouring remains an incredibly popular branch of plastic surgery, especially as men and women alike become much more conscious of sculpting and toning every inch. Numerous options are available right here in Westport, including liposuction and tummy tuck — the 2 most popular options. My prospective patients who are dissatisfied with the way their abdomens look often ask me…

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The Fountain of Youth: Why Eyelid Surgery Is the Right Choice

There are countless reasons people consider plastic surgery, but by far the most common one is simple: to look younger. It’s such a pleasure helping my patients reveal improved, vibrant versions of themselves. I believe that blepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery, here at my Connecticut practice is a great option for achieving that younger look. With minimal scars, little downtime, and…

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What Liposuction Can Do for You (& What It Can’t)

Thanks to its reliability and effectiveness at reducing unwanted fat, “liposuction” has become a household word. There’s no denying it can create very impressive results, however, liposuction isn’t always the appropriate solution for everyone. In this blog post, let’s take a look at the basics of liposuction here in Connecticut — specifically, who it’s for and what it can achieve.…

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Eyelid Surgery Recovery Tips

Eyelid surgery, which can be performed on the upper or lower eyelids, or both, has a reputation for being a fairly straightforward procedure. The average procedure time for  at my Fairfield, CT, practice is typically brief — as little as 20 minutes in some cases. Only a local anesthetic is needed for lower or upper eyelid surgery (a combined operation…

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When Liposuction Is Your PAL

The roster of liposuction techniques available is long, even overwhelming. Ever since liposuction was first introduced more than 40 years ago, technological advances have made the procedure more effective than ever. In your research, you’ll come across VASERlipo®, SAFELipo®, ultrasound-assisted liposuction, waterjet liposuction, and many, many others. Based on my years of experience, though, I’ve concluded that the most reliable…

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Lower Eyelid Surgery or Fillers?

For those “bags” under the eyes or a hollowed-out appearance, patients often wonder whether lower blepharoplasty eyelid surgery at my Fairfield, CT practice is the best option. Others come in wanting to know if injectable fillers can make a noticeable improvement. Here’s the short answer: Each approach has benefits, but in most cases I recommend eyelid surgery for longer-lasting results.…

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The Surprising Places You Can Have Liposuction

Of all the treatments I offer, liposuction is perhaps the most noteworthy for its versatility. While most people think of liposuction for removing fat from obvious areas, such as unwanted belly fat, you might be surprised to learn that liposuction in my Connecticut practice can improve quite a few other areas, too. The inner and outer thighs: Circumferential contouring of the…

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Getting to “Just Right”: Choosing the Size of Breast Implants

So you’ve made the decision to get breast implants, and you want to learn more about the procedure and having a more feminine figure. But if you’re like many of the breast augmentation patients I see at my Fairfield, CT practice, you may be feeling a bit lost about how to decide on the size of breast implants you want. Many…

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Breast Augmentation: To Tell or Not to Tell?

If you’ve had your eyes on headlines recently, it’s likely that you’ve noticed an increasing number of people, especially celebrities, being more forthcoming about their cosmetic enhancements. You may even know people in your own life who have been more eager to talk about their own surgeries or nonsurgical procedures, even on social media. Breast augmentation remains the most popular…

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Want a Tummy Tuck? Skip the Home Remedies.

The old saying caveat emptor — “let the buyer beware” — certainly applies when shopping for do-it-yourself tummy tuck treatments. In Connecticut, as elsewhere across the country, our patients can be susceptible to ploys from all sorts of products that promise to give them the flatter tummy they desire without surgery. Unfortunately, these at-home tummy tuck products will do nothing…

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Plastic Surgery Center of Fairfield
Alfred Sofer, MD
33 Miller Street
Fairfield, CT 06824
(203) 336-9862


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Plastic Surgery Center of Fairfield serves Connecticut communities including Westport, Darien, Norwalk, and Stamford. Dr. Alfred Sofer specializes in breast augmentation, breast lift, tummy tuck, eyelid surgery, and Brazilian butt lift, and offers a wide spectrum of surgical and nonsurgical cosmetic procedures.

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