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What to Expect from a Plastic Surgery Consultation

Many people think about having cosmetic surgery for years before their first trip to a plastic surgeon’s office. We understand this, as well as the nervousness associated with it, and we pride ourselves on patients having a fantastic experience in their consult. We also understand and encourage patients to get opinions from several surgeons prior…

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Anesthesia Options for Cosmetic Surgery

Rest Easy Sleeping Beauty.  Cosmetic Surgery is Truly Painless. Plastic Surgeon Dr. Williams Talks Anesthesia Options for Cosmetic Surgery Patients often ask what are my options for anesthesia.  The term anesthesia means a temporary loss of sensation or awareness.  So, the choice really depends on the procedure. In the 21st century I believe there is…

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Fat Transfer for More Beautiful Breasts? Yes!

Dr. Alain Polynice Implant-free, fat transfer breast augmentation technique expertly performed by Dr. Alain Polynice If you are looking for a natural breast augmentation we can help you here at the Williams Center for Plastic Surgery. Micro-fat grafting is an implant-free, fat transfer breast augmentation technique expertly performed by Dr. Alain Polynice. Fat transfer breast augmentation uses liposuction to…

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Breast Implants Then and Now: See the Difference

Dr. Alain Polynice had several patients ask him about the difference with silicone breast implants from 20 years ago to today.  He decided to answer that question by cutting a 20 year old silicone breast implant and a cohesive gel implant (also known as a gummy bear implant) of today.  You will be blown away by the difference!! I was.  Watch his video demonstrating the 20 year difference 

If you would like to ask Dr. Polynice any questions about breast implants, please feel free to contact him either via our contact page or by calling 518-786-7000.

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Dr. Edwin Williams

Dr. Edwin F. Williams III attended Cornell University in Ithaca, New York where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in 1982. He began medical school at the State University of Buffalo School of Medicine and received his Doctor of Medicine in 1986. From 1986 to 1987 Dr. Williams completed his graduate internship in surgery at SUNY Health Sciences Center in Syracuse, New York.

Following this he completed his residency training in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck from 1987 – 1991. During his head and neck surgical training in Syracuse, Dr. Williams developed a strong interest in plastic surgery of the face, head and neck. With a further desire for training in this area he pursued a fellowship through the American Academy of Facial and Plastic Reconstructing Surgery at the University of Illinois in Chicago from 1991 – 1992. During this year of training his entire experience consisted of cosmetic and reconstruction surgery of the nose, eyes, face and neck.

Upon returning to the Northeast and beginning his practice in Albany, New York, Dr. Williams has continued to be actively involved in teaching facial plastic and reconstruction surgery to the residents of the Albany Medical Center and as former Chief of the Section of Facial and Plastic Reconstruction Surgery at Albany Medical Center where he recently received academic appointment of Clinical Professor, Department of Surgery.  With an active involvement in lecturing and medical education, he continues to make presentations to various medical associations, and has had numerous articles and chapters published in various major journals and textbooks.

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What is the perfect breast?

They make us look and feel beautiful…

They are an integral part of our sexual identity…

Breast augmentation is one of the most common surgeries in the nation.  95% of women surveyed that had breast implants 10 years ago said they would opt  for breast augmentation again.

Thinking about change or improving the way you look and feel?…

Meet Dr. Alain Polynice our Breast and Body Specialist from Manhattan along with Dr. Edwin Williams The Face Specialist

JANUARY 10th, 2008

Dr. Williams @ 5:30 pm & Dr. Alain Polynice @ 6:30 pm

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