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Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal

Plastic Surgery
Fairfield, CT
45 years experience male

Locations

Office

Fairfield, CT

Address

140 Sherman Street, null, Fairfield, CT
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My office hours

Wednesday: 11am - 5:00pm
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About

Bio

ART AND PLASTIC SURGERY -A unique opportunity to Access these two worlds with DR. JEFFREY S. ROSENTHAL Dr. Jeffrey S. Rosenthal is Former, Chief Plastic Surgery at Bridgeport Hospital, Internationally acclaimed artist and consummate Plastic Surgeon that specializes in creating natural and vibrant results from his cosmetic surgery and is known for the personalized care he offers to each of his patients. He is recognized for his talented artistry both inside and outside of medicine, with art exhibits of his paintings, photography & sculpting in France, CT. and N.Y. Since starting his private practice in 1985, Dr. Rosenthal has been voted "Top Plastic Surgeon in CT". Dr. Rosenthal has offices in Fairfield & Greenwich in Connecticut and New York. He specializes in Facial & Hand Rejuvenation.

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Plastic Surgery

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170 Answers
30 Agrees
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Scars are permanent: Scars are the bodies mechanism to heal a wound. They are permanent but if the scar follows the normal facial or body contour then it has the best oppo... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Cost varies: Of course, saving money on a procedure is important but of greater import is finding a plastic surgeon who evaluates your particular needs and is a sk... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Loose tissues: The two ways to contour the tummy is with liposuction, which removes excessive fat or with a tummy tuck or abdominoplasty which removes the excess ski... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Be selective: Holidays are for renewal of the spirit and to be with friends and family. The food is not always the healthiest. Be selective. Eat bits and sample r... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
No: Tummy tucks (witch hazel) are for excessive loose skin and lax belly muscles. The lower abdomen or tummy stretch marks are often removes but if you h... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Yes it assists: Radiesse (dermal fillers) can lift and contour the face. It will not replace a facelift but can temporize areas that are falling or in need of contou... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Yes: The eyes are the central focus of the face. Having an refreshed appearance sends a subliminal message that you are alert and focused. However, the c... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Healthy Skin: Sun damage takes two forms. The sun damages the skin resulting in loss of elasticity along with wrinkles and discoloration. Over time it also brings... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Choose Wisely: Botox is a great for calming overactive muscles of the forehead and smoothing out wrinkles. However, once placed there is little that can be done oth... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Refreshing the lids: Blepharoplasty or eyelid surgery usually removes the extra or redundant skin and fat from the upper and lower lids. Great care is taken to not remove... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
An Otoplasty: Yes, reshaping the ears is termed an otoplasty. The ear cartilage is reshaped and contoured to set them closer to the sides of the head and the flat... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Use sun block: Using sun block will assist in further damage. If you skin is irritated from the sun use mild creams and stay out of the sun until it resolves. Sun ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Not long: Juvederm is a hyaluronic acid similar to that normally found in our skin. It plumps up tissues around the mouth by drawing water in and holding it th... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
All do: Never smoke around children. Their lungs are developing and sensitive to the toxins and carbon monoxide in cigarettes. Second hand smoke is terrible f... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Various products: The loss of volume and wrinkles in the mid-face are lifted with radiesse, (dermal fillers) while lines around the mouth are filled and plumped with hy... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Pure happiness : If your happiness is self motivated, does not depend on drugs or external gifts, then being happy is amazing for your health, outlook and wellbeing. A... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Silhouette Instalift: Silhouette Instalift is an improved outpatient lift using an absorbable thread that has micro-cones attached to it that lasts up to 2 years. The cone... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Now: Preventing damage to the skin starts when you are young. The sun that you are exposed to as a youth damages the skin forever. Use sun block when out... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Rhinoplasty: After any procedure there is a healing phase. The nose is swollen and requires rest, keeping the head elevated at night, use of ice and staying out o... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
It lasts: A blepharoplasty or eyelid surgery sculpts the lid skin and bulging fat around the eyes to yield a wide awake and pretty appearance. Since there is a... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Pain at night: Shoulder pain associated with limited range of motion or ability to lift arm above the head or away from the side are characteristic. Also, night pai... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Many Alternatives: At the young age of 40 a facelift is rarely the answer, unless the neck and jaw are sagging. To fill the middle face or plump the lips there are a ho... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Targets pigment: Ipl or intense pulsed light uses a flash lamp for a light source that is filtered or transmitted through specific lenses that target brown and red pig... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
No: Microdermabrasion is a mild way to remove the outer dead layer of skin. However, when used with skin care products that thicken collagen and moisture... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Silhouette Instalift: There are many different types of thread lifts. The Silhouette Instalift is, unique in that it is, an absorbable product that stimulates your own col... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Silhouette Instalift: The Silhouette Instalift was used in Europe for many years & was approved in the U.S. in 2015. If lifts & holds lax tissues of the mid-face, ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Health not age: It is best to evaluate a patient for a facelift in regard to their physiologic age or how healthy they are. Individuals across the age spectrum may h... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
U want natural: Nasal surgery requires artistry and surgical skill to fashion a natural appearing nose. Usually, the surgery entails working on all aspects of the no... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Yes : As a plastic surgeon i know that good looking teeth make a huge difference.In how your ooh and feel. Find a dentist who has an artistic flare. Ask q... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Similar products: Yes, it is ok to use juvederm and Restylane (dermal fillers) together. They are both hylauronic acid products with a variance in particle size. The ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
They are different: Facial fillers such as Radiesse, (dermal fillers) Voluma, Juvederm and Expression are for lifting sunken tissues or adding contour and shape. This is... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Balance: Yoga, with the proper instructor, is a great way to balance mind and body. It combines meditation and stretching that improves the spirit of the body... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Nope: Botox is used to selectively calm the overactive forehead muscles; while a facelift lifts, tightens and supports the middle and lower face. Botox wil... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Trust your Surgeon: Find a well qualified plastic surgeon who will look out for you. It is not only his or her expertise as a surgeon that you desire but a caring and t... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Not a secret: Happiness must come from within. Your brain has to be happy so it can produce chemicals that lighten your entire body. Finding joy in life, kindness... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Reflective blocks: The main categories of sun protectors are blocks that absorb radiation and those that reflect them. In general, the reflective blocks with micronized... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Best not to: Usually, a patient under age requires his parent or guardian to consent to the procedure. But more importantly, it is always best to attend a consult... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Surgeon preference: The type of rhinoplasty will vary with the correction needed. An open procedure lifts the skin upward to enable the surgeon to visualize the underly... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Build up product: Radiesse (dermal fillers) is a calcium based product that lifts and contours the face. The amount of time that it stays around depends upon the amoun... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Blepharoplasty: Usually, a blepharoplasty requires the reshaping of the extra upper and lower lid skin and fat. The lower lid is approached via a transcutaneous inci... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Sculpting the nose: An aesthetic rhinoplasty sculpts the tip, mid and upper nose to yield a harmonious and attractive nose that blends with the other facials features. I... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Skin care: First see a qualified skin care specialist, such as an aesthetician. One affiliated with a physician will have access to skin care products that have... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Low sugar: Many fruits have a high sugar content that are not always best for your blood sugar levels. Try blackberries and blueberries which have good nutrient... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Meditate: Those who have difficulty sleeping often have an active brain that requires calming. There are herbal remedies that you can ask your MD about. Turn ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Possible: It is possible to do multiple cosmetic surgeries but keep in mind that each requires time, a great deal of effort on the surgeon's behalf and artistry... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Fresh food: Keep away form processed foods. Use olive and coconut oils to cook with and dress your salads. A diet rich in veggies and fruits, whole grains and h... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Not Really: Radiess and Juvederm are replaced with your own collagen. So, eating a healthy foods and taking vit c and some zinc will allow your body to do its th... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
effort is needed: A fitness routine needs to be personalized. Meaning it has to fit your lifestyle. Eating well, drinking sufficient water and daily exercise are all ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Overlapping fields: Plastic surgery is a greek term meaning, "to mold or change". Within the breath of this huge field is cosmetic surgery, which enhances, alters and re... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosenthal
Plastic Surgery 45 years experience
Sunblock: Using a reflective block will assist in preventing additional damage. There is sun block clothing that is good for the outdoors. Ipl or intense puls... Read More

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Aug 2, 2014
I love to see a physician combining his medical skills with his artistic passion. I am sure it makes him better at both!
Dec 27, 2013
good advice given about sticking to a healthy eating style.
HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
Dr. Rosenthal performed my blepharoplasty six years ago, and since then I have had both Botox and Radiesse with him. He is a true artist who meticulously works at his craft! Eye doctors, who have se...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Very helpful! you are right it does take a little effort but no more effort than it does to be negative. A Native American once told me - You choose to be happy, think...Read More
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine, Mexico
Graduated 1977MD

Medical/Graduate school

Autonomous University of Guadalajara
Graduated 1977MD

Medical/Graduate school

State University of New York, College at New Paltz
Graduated 1973MD

Residency

Nassau County Medical Center

Residency

Yale Bridgeport Hospital

Awards

Weekly Best of Fairfield County, Best Plastic Surgeon, The CT
Healthtap award: Top Plastic Surgeon in Connecticut
Top Doctor, Second Place, Bridgeport, CT - Winter
2013

Affiliations

Bridgeport Hospital
American Medical Association
Connecticut State Medical Society

Publications

The responsibility of plastic surgeons to help patients stop smoking.
The thermally injured ear: a systematic approach to reconstruction.
Natural Blepharoplasty- LESS Technique
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