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Screen Shot 2014-10-24 at 9.06.58 AMASPS Trustee Special Achievement AwardASPS Chicago -2014

Established in 1976, this award is given to an outstanding physician who has brought credit and distinction to plastic surgery through clinical practice and application, community and civic accomplishments, organization and executive performance, or teaching and research



IPRAS-Journal-Cover copyPioneer Sydney ColemanJournal of the International Consortium of Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery ISPRES April 2013

Sydney Coleman featured as a pioneer of plastic surgery in an extensive, in-depth interview.

The Trend SetterPlastic Surgery Practice

An in depth report on Sydney Coleman’s education, his unique consultations and the use of LipoStructure®. The reporter also describes Dr. Coleman’s superior results, personal activities, travels & extensive lecturing.

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Serendipitous Start
Cosmetic Surgery TimesA reporter delves into Dr. Coleman’s background, his personal interests, his motivations for becoming a plastic surgeon, and how he developed LipoStructure®
Surgery will restore normal look to
soldiers’ injured faces
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 2009Dr. Sydney Coleman travels regularly to the University of Pittsburg Medical Center treat facial and cranial war casualties with Coleman Fat Grafts
Complementing BeautyNew Beauty

Dr. Sydney Coleman and Dr. Alesia Saboeiro on working together.

Angry Plastic Surgery Patients Vent Online: Doctors on Damage ControlNew York Magazine 2010

How any surgeon’s good reputation can be ruined by one angry patient.

ElleImprove meElle Magazine 1996

Sydney Coleman interviewed by Elle. Described as a blond Kevin Kline “look-alike”

Negative web logs targeting surgeons increasingPlastic Surgery News

New York plastic surgeon, Sydney Coleman, MD is interviewed about his experience with Internet attacks.

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This article is written in Spanish. We are discovering fascinating possibilities of the abilities of repair from lipofilling.

CdS_Salute-ART1Stem Cells are the new transplantsSalute

This article is written in Italian. Dr Coleman, Conference Co- President for the International Conference on Regenerative Surgery.

W_cover_may 2013Under Your SkinW Magazine May 2013

W Magazine discusses Sydney Coleman’s use of fat grafts for facial rejuvenation by improving the quality of skin and increasing collagen

Restoration RealizedCosmetic Surgery Times May 2012

Experience with fat grafting shows it has regenerative effects on aged and damaged skin and underlying structures like muscle.

The New World of Cellular HealingNew You Magazine October 2011

>Doctors are using adult stem cells for everything from providing natural facelifts to healing damaged heart tissue.

Structural Fat Grafting: More Than a Permanent FillerPlastic & Reconstructive Surgery Sept 2006

Surgeons have observed that transplanted fat not only reverses the damage caused by aging and sun but also improves conditions such as radiation damage, chronic ulceration, breast capsular contracture, and damaged vocal cords. The role of fat-derived stem cells is becoming more obvious. This paper describes our early discoveries of the amazing abilities of grafted fat.

Repair Revolution: Surgeons use fat grafts to address extensive facial deformitiesENT Today September 2011

Fat grafting can be used to restore a normal appearance in patients with severe contour defects of the face resulting from cancer surgery, radiation and combat injuries.

Stem cells & facial rejuvenationCosmetic Surgery Times 2010

Stem cells in grafted fat improve normal and irradiated skin thickness, texture and color.

Forever YoungishNew You Magazine

Stem cells in grafted fat improve scarring and burns.

Stem Cells and the Regenerative Potential of Transplanted FatInternational Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery News 2008

Sydney Coleman talks about stem cells, and how he realized the regenerative possibilities of fat grafting

Experience with fat graftingExperience with fat grafting as soft tissue filler shows regenerative effects on aged, damaged skinCosmetic Surgery Times 2012
A Comparison of Lipoatrophy and Aging: Volume Deficits in the FaceAesthetic Plastic Surgery 2009

Loss of volume in the face in the normal aging process and HIV – associated lipoatrophy: how fat grafting restores volume.

Stem Cell FaceliftsVogue Magazine 2011

When you put fat under the skin, you see a change that’s beyond filling: Not only does it plump it out a bit but it improves the color and tone of the skin and decreases wrinkles and pore size.

Anatomy of the Aging Face: volume loss and changes in 3-dimensional topographyAesthetic Surgery Journal 2006Facial Augmentation with Structural Fat GraftingClinics in Plastic Surgery 2006
Face Lifting with FatDermatology Times 2004Fill’er Up!New York Times 2006
Natural Born FillersW MagazinePlastic Surgery Gets a New LookNew York Times
Structural Fat Grafts-The Ideal FillerUSA CoverBody’s recycled fat smooths aging processUSA TODAY, 1999
Slimmer Belly and Bigger BustFirst MagazineFat’s New FrontierW Magazine
Fat Grafting to the Breast Revisited:Safety and Efficacy 2006Breakthrough in Breast Enlargements: Using a Woman’s Own Body FatCanadian Medical Spas
Natural EnhancementSurgical Aesthetics 2012

Growing acceptance of autologous fat transfer to the breast enables surgeons to tackle more complex problems.

Reversal of FortunePlastic Surgery Practice 2012

Fat grafting to the breasts makes a comeback.

The Surgeon Who Injects Women with FatSunday London Times 2011

Don’t throw away that liposuctioned fat – put it in your face, breasts or bottom!

Trend: Fat Grafting for Breast EnhancementCosmeticSurgery.com 2013

Increasing the size of breasts with a patient’s own fat is a quickly rising topic on the radar screens of plastic surgeons and patients worldwide. Q&A with Dr. Coleman.

Pump Up The VolumeCosmetic Surgery Times 2012

The addition of fat grafting for volumetric enhancement in the face and body has become mainstream in cosmetic surgery.

Your Own Fat, RelocatedNew York Times 2009


Fat grafting to the breast is determined to be safe and effective.

Blow UpVogue Magazine

Fillers and fat are not just for the face: enhancing body parts with fat.

Structural Fat Grafting
Lipostructure for Buttock Enhancement and ReconstructionAbout FaceThe Fat Came BackSelf Magazine
Correction of Liposuction DeformitiesAbout FaceBody Shaping Innovations: Creating Contours goes high-techNew You Magazine 2011
Flexing the Fat: Turning fat into muscleNew You Magazine 2011

Using grafted fat to enhance muscle? An alternative to Silicone implants.

Beefing up biceps with fatBeefing up Biceps with FatLongevity Magazine. 1993
All About HandsCosmetic Surgery Times

Structural fat grafting does more than just fill; it also rejuvenates and thickens skin.

Turning Back the Hands of TimeNew York Daily News
Excess body fat can improve appearance of handsReutersHand Rejuvenation with Structural Fat Grafting
Fat injections add more than volume to hands 

Cosmetic Surgery Times 2005

Stem cells play significant role in rejuvenating skin

Fat’s New Frontier
Rejuvenating aged hands with fat graftingRejuvenating aged hands with fat graftingCosmetic Surgery Times 2005
Sydney Coleman about Lipostructure & Fat GraftingEstheticon.com

Q&A with Sydney R. Coleman, M.D. on Fat Grafting and his special technique

Towards more rationalized approach to autologous fat graftingJournal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery 2012

Objective,scientific evidence to support the use of specific techniques used by Sydney R. Coleman, MD in fat grafting.

Simple fat transfer approach avoids sharp needlesDermatology TimesMy View – Structural Fat Grafting
How technique depended is fat graft viability?Cosmetic Surgery Times 2009

Gentle suctioning of fat is important for graft survival.

Fat is Beautiful: Your Own Tissue Can be Used to Restore the fullness of YouthElevate Magazine 2003
Fat TransferMedesthetics 2010

Improved techniques and new devices are leading a revival autologous fat transfer procedures

Fat Grafting Revisited: ASPS’ Fat Graft Task Force updates position on safety of autologous fat grafting to the breastCosmetic Surgery Times 2009

The ASPS says fat grafting to the breasts is safe.

Cosmetic Injections: Can They Cause Blindness?Allure Magazine 2012

How to avoid this serious complication.

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Sydney Coleman featured in the ASPS 2014 Official Program

October 29, 2014

Sydney Coleman is highlighted in the 2014 Program of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons for receiving the ASPS coveted Trustees Special Achievement Award (see below) About the ASPS Trustees Special Achievement Award: Established in 1976, this award is given...

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