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Dr. David Jerome Applebaum, M.D.,

Plastic Surgeon

Dr. David Applebaum is a cosmetic medicine and surgery specialist practicing in Boca Raton, FL. Dr. Applebaum specializes in the enhancement of appearance. Improving aesthetic, symmetry and proportion are key goals in cosmetic surgery. Cosmetic medicine has nothing to do with these specific areas not functioning properly; therefore, this elective field solely focuses on aesthetics and anti-aging.
35 years Experience
Dr. David Jerome Applebaum, M.D.,
  • Boca Raton, FL
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

Is it possible to gain the fat back after liposuction?

Generally, in areas where you have liposuction, you do not gain back the weight in that area. That being said if you do gain weight after liposuction, it will go to other areas READ MORE
Generally, in areas where you have liposuction, you do not gain back the weight in that area. That being said if you do gain weight after liposuction, it will go to other areas now.

How long is a recovery from a breast augmentation?

After a breast augmentation, you cannot exercise with your arms for 4 weeks. You may return to work after 1 week, but generally cannot drive for 10-14 days.

What treatment should I have to remove my stitch marks?

There are some lasers that can help with stretch marks.

Are breast augmentations safe?

Breast augmentations are as safe as any surgery. Being diabetic, on insulin, you would need clearance not only from your medical MD but also medical clearance from your MD treating READ MORE
Breast augmentations are as safe as any surgery. Being diabetic, on insulin, you would need clearance not only from your medical MD but also medical clearance from your MD treating your diabetes.