Dr. Cynthia Poulos

Plastic Surgery
Northborough, MA
38 years experience female

Locations

Office

Northborough, MA

Address

17 South Street, Northborough, MA, US
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Fax

(508) 393-4692

Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts

Fallon Community Health Plan

TUFTS Health Plan

United HealthCare Insurance Company

About

Specialties
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Plastic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

13 Answers
7 Agrees
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Poulos
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Remaining relevant: What kind of job are we talking about here. Actor/model/spokesperson ? Then perhaps there may be concerns. However, for the average employed office w... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Poulos
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Post op rhinoplasty: It is possible that there is some swelling accounting for the appearance of your nose. Post op changes in rhinoplasty can take many months to resolve.... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Poulos
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Microdermabrasion : You can use microdermabrasion when on retina , but be very careful. Your skin will be fairly sensitive, so go easy. You may have to back off if you ar... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Poulos
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Know ahead of time : It is very important to establish the realistic expectations of any procedure ahead of surgery. It takes a lot of thought and discussion, but is well ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Poulos
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Scarring: In my experience the scarring is virtually undetectable unless you are looking for it. If your surgeon feels this is the best way to go he or she has ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Poulos
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Revisions : The short answer is yes. Revisions can be quite challenging and benefit from experience in this type of surgery. However, "small" touch ups do not nec... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Poulos
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Breast feeding: It is entirely possible to breast feed normally after breast implants. There are some women that have difficulty with breast feeding whether they have... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Poulos
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Post op pain: It depends on the procedure. Generally the need for significant pain control is limited to the much larger procedures. Many operations are easily hand... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Poulos
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Breast enhancement: At this time there are two options available that give definitive results. Breast augmentation with implants and enhancement by transferring your own ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Poulos
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
BBL laser: BBL treatments may help with acne, as well as red and brown pigmentation issues, and skin rejuvenation. It will not address acne scarring. Other laser... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Cynthia Poulos
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Dual procedures: Absolutely, combined procedures can be performed . It depends on the length of time of all your procedures combined and your surgeons preferences as w... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Poulos
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Chin laxity: It depends on how "wobbly". Many times the improvement can be made by a laser liposuction or ultrasound procedure if the problem is not excessive. Ho... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Poulos
Plastic Surgery 38 years experience
Wrinkle treatment: I am not sure what kind of wrinkles a 19 year old would get. Are they smile lines? The 11's? Generally, someone so young would not have the lines as... Read More
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Testimonials
Recommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.

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Recommendations
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Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Poulos is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Poulos is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks, I would rather be heavier and healthy than to look crazy with hanging skin.
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine, NY
Graduated 1985MD

Residency

Yale New Haven - Hospital of St Raphael

Residency

University of Massachusetts

Awards

Top Doctor, Second Place, Worcester Region, MA - Summer
2013
Thought Leader, Second Place, Worcester Region, MA - Summer
2013
Top Plastic Surgeon , First Place, Massachusetts - Summer
2013

Affiliations

American Society Of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Massachusetts Society Of Plastic Surgeons
Massachusetts Medical Society
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