Dr. Leonard Grossman

Plastic Surgery
Brooklyn, NY
38 years experience male

Locations

Leonard Grossman, M.D.

Brooklyn, NY

Address

3039 Emmons Ave, Brooklyn, NY
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My office hours

Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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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 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Yes : Bed sores are open wounds and they can lead to infections, which in turn can kill.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
See below: There may be many reasons for the way you feel. I would definitely see a gastroenterologist and if necessary, get a work up.
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
See a gastroeneterol: See a gastroeneterologist you probably have an infection that needs treatment if it has not improved after 24 hours.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Fillers. : If you are missing bony prominence any where on the face, besides surgery, there are many injectible fillers that can give you what you are looking fo... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Liposculpture : Liposculpture or liposuction, also known as lipoetching can all be done under local. Most doctors like myself use IV sedation and the rest of the sur... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
It's different: Chest tube openings are not closed like a normal wound would be. The healing is between different layers of completely different tissues. There may be... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
If : If it's septoplasty alone, you should not need external incisions, but if additional work on the nose is required, then it is possible external incisi... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
In : In the traditional tummy tuck, the scar runs from one hip to the other, but low enough to be hidden by your underwear or bathing suit. Good luck from ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
I : I don't agree that vaser causes less tissue damage than regular liposuction. I have been performing ultrasonic lipo since 1995. I, personally have no... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
You : You can ask your surgeon for septal stabilizers which come with breathing tubes, these are well tolerated by most. Good luck from nyc.
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
I : I like the "trout pout" term and i think i will use it in the future. The look you are referring to, is unfortunately too common, because too many peo... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
If : If you have medical records showing that intercourse is painful for you, ther may be a chance for the insurance to cover labiaplasty. Good luck from n... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Perlane (dermal fillers) : Perlane (dermal fillers) is a wonderful filler that I have been using for some 15 years. In the hands of a specialist you can have your depression ev... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
The : The healing process is very individual, but the norm is 3 to 6 weeks after the procedure that one can resume sexual relations after labiaplasty. Good ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
If : If your implants are very large or you have had them for a long time, there may be some looseness to the breast skin, especially if the implants are s... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Liposuction : Liposuction of the chin/neck area is one of the commonest areas for liposuction in men and women. Good luck from nyc. For more info visit www.Drgrossm... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
How : How much and how often should sculptra be used, is very individual and must be determined during the visit with the surgeon. Good luck from nyc for m... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
See below: Too many ideas, and that's a problem. If this is something that is obviously bothering you, get a doctor to examine you. Good luck from nyc.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
No problem: You are doing just fine with your current regimen. No danger there. Good luck from nyc.
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A member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
May be many things: But most likely you have urinary tract infection. See a urologist or your family doc. Your gyn will also be able to help you. Don't wait.
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
You : You should most definitely speak to your surgeon about addressing all of your concerns regarding your nose and combining the procedures. Good luck fro... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
This : This is very much up to the surgeon as well as the patient. In my practice the patients always go home after every type of surgery, since early ambul... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
I : I think, by now you should see this issue is very surgeon dependent. I don't have my patients wear anything after the first 24 hours. Good luck from ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
It : It is almost impossible to answer this question, since different areas of the country as well as the cities have different prices. What may cost $30,... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
May be : The size of the mole determines the size of the scar that will be left behind after the removal, no matter how the mole is removed. The smaller the m... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Permanent : Permanent make up is permanent, but the dye color does lose it's intensiy with time. Good luck from nyc. For more info visit www.Drgrossman.Com.
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
You : You should not have much pain at all after a well performed liposuction. You will feel sore and stiff in there mornings, as well as have some numbnes... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Once : Once you have gynecomastia surgery it should be permanent, unless you gain a lot of weight or some hormonal catastrophe occurs. Chances of the breasts... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Most : Most patients in my practice can resume normal exercise in 1 to 2 weeks after labiaplasty. Good luck from nyc. For more info visit www.Drgrossman.Com.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Read: Water should not hurt your ear, even if its infected. But if you really want to, soak a cotton ball in mineral oil and place it in the ear. Good luck... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Sleep apnea: Waking up for breath of air is sleep apnea. You should get a sleep study and you are diagnosed with sleep apnea, see a specialist and find optimal tr... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Have it removed.: It's a lot easier to have a cyst removed when it is not infected. Seek professional help when you get a chance, especially if it is bothering you. Go... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Unlikely: After any surgery there may be some minor bleeding as the effect of adrenaline wears off, but as a rule, you should have nothing to worry about. Good... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Lipo: Liposuction removes fat in individuals who have relatively tight skin, whereas a tummy tuck removes loose skin from the abdomen.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
See below: You could have pneumonia, asthma or more. See a family doc or if you are really sick go to an er. Good luck.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
See below: Eeg will show if someone has a seizure even some time after the seizure had stopped. That's how the diagnosis is made.
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Not : Not only can the brazilian butt surgery be done for less money in other countries, you can find a less expensive doctor next door who is less expensiv... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
You have: You may have many options, but to realize the right one you must be evaluated by a pastil surgeon or a dermatologist. Tca or stronger glycolic acid p... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
After : After septoplasty that is well done, you should be able to burry your face in the laptop the same day after surgery. Good luck from nyc. For more info... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
You : You should be able to walk a flight of stairs even after a full tummy tuck and definitely after a mini. Good luck from nyc. For more info visit www.Dr... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
I hope you : I hope you've been seen in the er and treated. If not go to an er asap. Good luck from nyc.
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
If : If you have a tattoo on the lower abdomen, the tummy tuck may remove a part or the whole tattoo completely. Good luck from nyc. For more info visit ww... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Most : Most patients can apply lipstick after lip augmentation, but I do have them wait for about 20 minutes or so. For more info visit www.Drgrossman.Com.
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
There : There should be very little swelling after butt augmentation with fat transfer. The areas that do stay swollen are the areas of liposuction, not the b... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
See a dermatologist: I would start by seeing a dermatologist. Good luck from nyc.
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
If : If you are planning to have your implants replaced because you have "a reaction", i assume you are speaking of a capsular contracture, then switching ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Mini : Mini tummy tuck usually involves the skin only being removed from the lower belly. In the full tummy tuck, the skin is removed to the maximum the bod... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
It : It may be possible in some cases of severe asymmetry and only if you are lucky to get the approval. As a rule, augmentation is a cosmetic procedure a... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
If : If you have extra skin in the abdominal area, you have to excise it.. There are no other means of getting rid of that extra.. It's like losing weight ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leonard Grossman
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
See the answer: First speak to a fertility specialist near you.Let them evaluate you and your husband, this waythe specialist can advise you more accurately. Good lu... Read More
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
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.
HealthTap member
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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