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Dr. Oren Lerman

Plastic Surgery
New York, NY
20 years experience male

Locations

Park Lenox Surgical, PC

New York , NY

Address

100 East 77th Street, New York , NY
Directions

Fax

2124346950

Oren Lerman, MD

New York, NY

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Plastic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

69 Answers
15 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Not many early on. : Unfortunately high blood pressure does not have many if any symptoms early on. That's why it can go unnoticed unless you get regular checkups. Late co... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Give it time. : The best thing you can do is give yourself time and stay out of the sun. Most healing from rhinoplasty is waiting for the swelling to go away. In the ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
You should be able: Most women are candidates for breast reconstruction. In many women who require radiation therapy to treat their breast cancer we often delay their bre... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Probably not. : Although its difficult to tell what kind of stick you pulled out, more than likely it was a stick from the nasal lining. These won't effect the long t... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Laser or peel: The skin of the nose is often overlooked when performing laser resurfacing or chemical peel. Both of these can improve the texture, fine line and comp... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Avoid it : Although a liquid rhinoplasty is not exactly surgery i would avoid wearing glasses for a week as the pressure from the glasses may displace the filler... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Probably: Most teenage girls will find that there breasts continue to grow and mature. You should speak with your parents about what to expect.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Numerous organs: Melanoma can be deadly precisely because it travels to other organs in the body.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Rosacea: You could have mild rosacea that causes the skin to get red and warm. This would not necessarily be associated with the surgery you had. If they worke... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
You should not.: P. Vera can cause abnormal blood clots to form and this can lead to a risk of pulmonary embolism while you are having surgery. You should not proceed ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Laser hair removal: Some women have hormonal levels or genetic traits that cause them to have increased facial hair. There is usually nothing unusual about it. If it is e... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Tummy tuck. : Sometimes surgery really is the only way to get rid of extra loose skin after pregnancy the way you are describing. You need to be evaluated by a boar... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Gravity and diet: Good question. Probably because all night long you are digesting food from previous day and in addition standing all day lon probably has the effect o... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Yes: Cleft lip and palate can significantly affect the tooth formation as well as maturation of the nose and mid face. Hopefully the cleft palate repair wi... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Sometimes: Although most plastic surgeons do offer breast reconstruction there are certainly some plastic surgeons who primarily perform breast reconstruction. J... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Shouldn't interfere: H. Pylori should not have an effect on the results of cosmetic surgery of the breast and tummy. Just make sure you take GI prophylaxis (medication to ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Get it checked out: Although it is totally reasonable to have a headache after falling and breaking your nose you also need to make sure you didn't hurt your head - defin... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
16 or 17: The earliest age to do a cosmetic nose job is around 16 for a girl and 17 for a boy. The nasal bones and cartilages are still maturing and the young m... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Not if you need it: Some women simply don't have perky breasts or highly elastic skin even when they are 25 years old. If you have also lost significant weight it can cer... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Eyelid Rejuvenation: Blepheroplasty is a surgical procedure to rejuvenate the area around the eyes. Like a facelift for your eyes. It can often lead to a dramatic improvem... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Yes: Your body will adjust to the stress of surgery and inflammation and swelling that accompanies it. This should all resolve in a few weeks.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Ask dermatologist: There are many good treatments for acne. For severe cases that cause major disfigurement or distress Accutane treatment can be a good long term soluti... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
No: Unfortunately not. If only it was that simple. The most common technique is breast augmentation with implants.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Increased risk: Both of these can increase your risk of delayed wound healing and infection after cosmetic surgery such as tummy tuck. Take precaution to get medicall... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Yes: Healthy diet and exercize can lead to weight loss in male breasts. Sometimes however, male breasts have abnormal glandular tissue that is not responsi... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Probably yes. : Heart surgery is often done through an incision on your chest which will certainly be tender one week out and more than likely hirt more when you coug... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
No good medicine: First of all make sure your wait loss is appropriate and being done in a healthy, medically appropriate fashion. If you have achieved your target wait... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Maybe: Celebrex (celecoxib) is an NSAID which in high doses can cause increase bleeding but is often used at doses that wont have an adverse effect so you sh... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Hormone changes: Breast tenderness related to your menstrual period are very common. Your breast tissue is sensitive to hormone levels which fluctuate with your cycle.... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Check ulnar nerve: Ulnar nerve entrapment at the elbow ( or other nerve syndromes) can radiate down your arm and give you numbness and tingling. Working out can exacerba... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Not much: Both are liposuction techniques with ultrasound. The benefit of ultrasound is multifold: it helps melt the fat so that it can be resorbed by the body.... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Try a new technician: Laser hair removal, like any other laser treatment can cause injury to the surrounding skin. Usually this is just temporary irritation that recedes on... Read More
A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Rest, NSAIDs: Try warm compresses, nsaids (advil) and rest.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Muscle strain/hernia: It could easily be a stringed muscle which would benefit from rest, nsaids, and warm compresses. A hernia, however, is not uncommon and should be rule... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Could be : Airway obstruction can certainly be causing sleep interruption. You should see an an ENT or sleep specialist to be evaluated. Of course getting up mul... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Pain, swelling: Pain, swelling, fever, tooth ache, pain with chewing, tingling or numbness on the cheeck.
A male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Probably: After removing breast implants many patients have significant sagging of the skin which has been stretched over time. You may likely need a mastopexy ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Yes: One of the most common reasons to have rhinoplasty is to correct a nasal none that is deviated or asymmetrical.
A female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
It can be done: Fat injection for breast augmentation is gaining popularity but it is still in its infance and many plastic surgeons do not do it for cosmetic surgery... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Bad circulation: Although your symptoms are a little vague, you may have poor circulation in your legs causing those cramps feelings. Venous congestion from varicose v... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Only a little: Microdermabrasion is a noninvasive procedure that you can get at a salon. It is really more like a deep facial. Dermabrasion is a surgical technique t... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Revision surgery: Exercise is not going to do it. Go back to your surgeon and see what they thinks. Sometimes they can be revised but that means more surgery and it may... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Give it time: With time the scar will get flatter lighter and softer. If it does not you can have it injected with steroid. You am also use silicone sheeting to hel... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
No: Injectable nose jobs or " liquid rhinoplasty" has little in common with surgical rhinoplasty other than the name. The injectable substances are often ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Yes: Sometimes a breast lift is a necessary adjunct to revision breast augmentation. Over time the breast tissue sags and the implant stays where it is. Re... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
4-6 weeks: Although you'll be feeling well after a couple of weeks you won't be ready to wear a bikini and go swimming for at least 6 weeks possibly longer. Ther... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
6-12 months: First of all give yourself time before deciding that you need a revision. I routinely tell my patients not to expect the final result for 6 months to ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Might need biopsy: Any unusual lesion on the skin that changes should be evaluated by a dermatologist or surgeon to make sure that they don't need to be biopsied or remo... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
Breast Augmentation: The most common solution is breast augmentation (implants). It is the most common plastic surgery procedure in the us. Not many (if any) other options... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oren Lerman
Plastic Surgery 20 years experience
The FDA says Yes!!: The fda lifted the moratorium on silicone breast implants for cosmetic surgery in 2006. They have always been available throughut the rest of the worl... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Lerman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lerman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Hi he is 8 years old, had amputation since he was 3, never had any problems, docs said it was dermatitis but im not convinced
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Thank you for the quick reply, I will rest and and see if the pain goes away. Best regards.
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Thank you. I already guessed an infection, was wondering exactly what.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York University School of Medicine, NY
Graduated 2002MD

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