Skin Cancer Treatment Little Silver, NJ

Mohs Surgery for Skin Cancer Removal

Dr. Hetzler is tasked with removing skin cancers from areas where a big scar is the last thing anyone wants. It’s one thing to take a basil cell carcinoma off the back of a 50-year-old man. He’s probably not that concerned with the scar. But it’s a different story removing melanoma from a woman’s cheek. […]

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Dermaplaning Little Silver, NJ

Who Says Guys Should Get All the Exfoliation?

Women can be jealous of men for one thing — their daily shaving acts as an excellent exfoliator of the cheeks, chin, and neck skin. But who says men should be the only ones to get this? Dr. Hetzler offers dermaplaning as a manual exfoliation method to remove the outermost layer of skin cells on […]

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Breast Reconstruction Little Silver, NJ

Breast Reconstruction

After a mastectomy or an injury/accident, breast reconstruction is a surgery that can be immensely gratifying for the patient. A patient may have beaten breast cancer, but the loss of one or both breasts can leave her feeling incomplete or flawed. Reconstruction of the breast or breasts by Dr. Hetzler can change a patient’s self-image. […]

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Breast Augmentation Basics

It’s a big decision whether to have breast augmentation or not. And if you’ve been doing your research (as you should) you probably know there are a host of other decisions you’ll need to consider long before any surgery dates are set. Dr. Hetzler believes his patients should be driving all of these decisions — […]

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breast reconstruction Little Silver, NJ

Tissue Expansion

You may not have heard of tissue expansion, but Dr. Hetzler uses this procedure to “grow” extra skin for later use in reconstructing most any part of the body. The procedure is common in cases of breast reconstruction but can be used elsewhere, as well. What is tissue expansion? In this procedure, Dr. Hetzler inserts […]

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Tummy Tuck Little Silver, NJ

Will You Need a Full Tummy Tuck or Mini?

Pregnancy takes a toll on a woman’s body. The way the baby concentrates weight in the lower abdomen area can over-stretch the muscles and skin to the point that it cannot return to its former degree of tautness once the baby is delivered. In many cases, the muscles in this area become separated. And no […]

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Male Breast Reduction

Is There an Age Limit for Male Breast Reduction?

While female breast reduction is not uncommon, many men with enlarged breasts don’t even know they too can have surgery to correct the problem. They simply avoid going to the Shore or other situations where they have to take their shirts off, which can affect a man’s self-esteem. Dr. Hetzler performs many of these procedures […]

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Male Breast Reduction

Saying Goodbye to Man Boobs

There’s nothing like summer days at the Jersey Shore, soaking up the sun, jumping through the surf, and watching all the people. But if you’re a man with overly developed breasts that could be the last place you want to be. After all, you’re going to have to take off your shirt! And who wants […]

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Breast Augmentation

Information on Gummy Bear Implants

If you’ve been considering having breast augmentation with Dr. Hetzler, you know you have many decisions to make beyond just deciding to have the overall procedure. Of course, you’ll need to choose the type of implants you want. In the past, you’ve had two choices, saline or silicone. But in 2012 a new type of […]

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Hyaluronic Acid and How It Works in Dermal Fillers

Hyaluronic acid is the basic ingredient in the class of dermal fillers known as “naturally derived” fillers. These fillers get this moniker because hyaluronic acid occurs naturally in the human body. In fact, it occurs in just about every living then. In humans, it acts as a network that transfers essential nutrients from the bloodstream […]

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