Time has no master. And that is certainly true of what time does to your skin. As the years accumulate, so do the wrinkles, creases, and fine lines. Dr. Hetzler trusts Restylane as one way to put a temporary halt to the aging process on the face. What is Restylane? There are many dermal fillers […]

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The Vi Peel

Chemical peels can be light, medium, or deep, depending on the peeling agent used. But at Dr. Hetzler’s we now offer the Vi Peel, which blends different peeling agents for noticeable skin improvement without the downtime. What is the Vi Peel? The Vitality Institute is behind the Vi Peel, which is a gentle, yet powerful, […]

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JUVÉDERM® XC Injectable Gel Little Silver, NJ

The Juvederm Family of Fillers Grows Again

When someone says “volume” about aging, it’s easy to think of that uncle from Paramus with the hearing aids that he decides to turn off when he doesn’t want to deal with the conversation at a family get together. But volume “loss” with age isn’t only in your ears — your face loses volume and […]

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Chemical Peels 101

We offer various chemical peels at Dr. Hetzler’s. Their name maybe isn’t the best thing, as “chemical peel” sounds like some medieval torture. But peels can be a great way to improve and smooth the texture of the facial skin by removing the dull, damaged outer layers. Chemical peels also can remove some fine lines, […]

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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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