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Dr. Leonard Grossman

Plastic Surgery
Brooklyn, NY
37 years experience male

Locations

Leonard Grossman, M.D.

Brooklyn, NY

Address

3039 Emmons Ave, Brooklyn, NY
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My office hours

Wednesday: 12pm - 5:00pm
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Practice website

Fax

(718) 934-8031

Leonard Grossman, M.D.

New York, NY

About

Bio

Plastic Surgery Trained at Scott and White Hospital, Temple Tx. Microsurgery Trained at Montefiore Hospital Bronx, NY. Specializing in minimal scarring techniques in Plastic Surgery. General Surgery Trained in Beth Israel Hospital, New York NY.

Specialties
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Plastic Surgery

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Anti-Aging Medicine

Licenses

United States: New York

Languages spoken

Hebrew, Russian

Doctor Q&A

530 Answers
46 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
No such thing : Every surgical procedure has certain guidelines, but sometimes unexpected things occur and surgery may take longer than anticipated. A surgeon should ... Read More
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
No: No it's not normal. Have it examined by a dermatologist.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Possible : It's possible that it is the scar, but also nerve damage could be causing the same presentation. Either way just give it time to heal. Good luck from ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Yes : Propecia (finasteride) is commonly used in hair loss treatment.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
That depends : Depending on the size, area of the body, the laceration may be sutures, taped or even left alone. Let the experts make that decision.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
You are right: You are correct, acne skin can be so severely scarred that it loses the ability to sweat. Good luck from nyc.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
See below: The one that make you feel good.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Below: Pregnancy, weight gain at one time or another and not wearing bras 24/7 will lead to droopy breasts. If this bothers you so much have a plastic surge... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
See below: Have your operating doctor take a look at you asap. Good luck.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Corticosteroids: The use of steroids in general depends on the conditions being treated. In some cases it's just a week and in others it's a life time. Good luck.
A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Technically, : Technically, doctors are not supposed to reuse once opened products as they are considered to be for single use. But many docs do, as long as it is yo... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Magic : Magic lotions or potions for the breasts are sold, but they don't exist in reality. I am afraid surgery is the only solution for saggy breasts.
A member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
5 to 10 days: There are certain rules in surgery which dictate the removal of sutures and staples in different areas of the body. Your surgeon should know them. G... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Laser vs ual: In laser lipo, direct laser (hot energy) melts and burns tissues. In ual, the ultrasound energy creates cavitation ( disruption) in the fat both proc... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
An : An abdominal binder should be worn by the patients for a few reasons. It allows tissues to heal faster, it provides comfort in patients with muscle t... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Yes: Hcg levels stay up for a while, even after the pregnancy is terminated. See a gyn to determine present state. Good luck from nyc.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Yes: Certain medications can most certainly have the side effects you are describing, so you should see the doctor prescribing them to you and discuss your... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
NO: Vitamin e can in fact make your condition worse. Seek professional help before treating your self. Good luck from nyc.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
No Need: If you are pregnant there is no need for the pregnancy test, especially if you want to bring the fetus to term. What you need is to contact an obstet... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
See below: There are a number of issues on hand. You are aging as everyone should be, but the fact that you are bulimic is having a negative effect on your body ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
See below: If the condition call for use of the fractionated laser, than yes, your skin should look and feel better. Good luck.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Below: There are many reasons and all of them are anatomical, that lead to a double chin. Fat, small chin, prominent muscles of the tongue, salivary glands.... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Not really: Septoplasty involves removing bone and portion of the cartilage, so the procedure is technically the same in the hands of an experienced surgeon.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Yes: Yes, as long as you use sunscreen of 30 spf or higher when outdoors.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
See below: You should be evaluated for deficiencies of certain vitamins and improper nutrition habits or medications you may be taking. Bruising will probably g... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Not common: Not common, but melanomas can appear just about anywhere in someone with hereditary markers as well as light eye and skin and much sun exposure.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
If you had: If you had oral thrush, you have to be seen by a doctor asap, to make sure you are not severely immune suppressed.
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Visit a derm: Visit a dermatologist and they will clean it up for you and make sure all is ok.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Absolutely if : Yes if it is indicated, some of the best fillers for the nose is radiesse. Restylane (dermal fillers) and juvederm are second best choice. Botox can ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Don't think so: Once you have scars from acne, there is no potion that will make them better. The remedy you mentioned may help in keeping acne from getting worse. ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Highly unlikely: Don't panic and let your opthamologist tell what they think it is.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
See answer: Certain led radiation is certainly helpful in healing all sorts of conditions. Make sure you are using a reputable product.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
It can be many : It can be many things, but instead of me giving you a list of possibilities, you would serve yourself so much better by seeing a gyn specialist for s... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
No: First of all, there are no cellulite cream that work and none that are prescribed. Now that we have answered that, find something that does work for y... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Make the time: Make the time to see a plastic surgeon. 90% of the time this condition can be completely corrected with simple liposuction without a trace or a scar. ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Best leave them: Best leave them alone and don't scratch them off. See a dermatologist to help you with acne control.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Yes: In many cases keloids maybe improved without surgery.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
In most: In most people razor bumps appear in the neck area. The hear in the neck if it's dark can be treated with laser hair removal laser, which should stop ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
See below: First of all see the doc who operated on you. He should be able to provide you with answers. Good luck from NYC.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
See below: Artefill is a permanent filler (which i don't use), but the carrier or the liquid portion of the filler will dissipate with time and that causes the r... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Yes: The procedure is possible, but with higher risks associated with the condition.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
No: Many plastic surgery procedures can be performed on a minor with parental approval, but not all. Speak to a plastic surgeon with your parents in tow. ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Not gangrene: It's not the gangrene that spreads, but the infection associated with it, or as the vascular supply is compromised, the tissues continue to die.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Possible: There are doctors who fix unfortunate results of plastic surgery, but i don't believe anyone specializes in that alone. If you find an expert in any f... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
See answer: You should be too young to need eye lid surgery. I may be wrong, but photos would help. In general ther is minimal swelling and no pain. Bruising ma... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
See the answer: There is no natural breast augmentation if your genetic make-up does not allow for large breasts. If you are referring to breast augmentation with fa... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Lasers : If you have dark hair and fair skin, have laser hair removal done by a professional who uses an alexandrite laser. Good luck from nyc.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Most likely: It could be stress, hormonal changes or dietary changes. See a dermatologist. Good luck from nyc.
A member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
Could be : It can be something absolutely normal, but in the presence of other signs may indicate abnormalities which should be looked at by a physician. See you... Read More

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Dec 2, 2012
I endorse Dr. Grossman. His contributions to AVVO are excellent. Dr. LynAnn Mastaj
Dr. Aaron Gorin
Dec 2, 2012
I endorse this doctor.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Grossman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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I thank you ago much for your time. I have had sleep study and can't use the cPap machine, due to out cause sinus pain bad.like face up.
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Thanks for your quick reply! He is not in pain and he continues to eat normal. We scheduled an appointment. Thank you for your advice!
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Thanks for your quick reply!oh, ok. I will follow his suggestion. It does look inflamed. I self injected , now I'm paying for it!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York Medical College
Graduated 1985MD

Medical/Graduate school

New York University
Graduated 1981MD

Medical/Graduate school

NY Medical College
Graduated 1985MD

Residency

Scott & White Healthcare

Residency

Maimonides Medical Center

Residency

Beth Israel Medical Center

Residency

MONTEFIORE MEDICAL CENTER
Completed 1989

Awards

Listed, Best Doctors in New York
Patient's Choice Award
Top 10 Plastic Surgeons NY 2014

Affiliations

American Medical Association
American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
New York City Plastic Surgery, P.C.

Publications

Angiomatoid Fibrous Histiocytoma
The Effect of Epigastric Vessel Ligation on the Vascular Territories of the Pig Rectus Muscle
Distraction of the frontal bone outside the cranial plane: a rabbit model
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