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About Dr. Sydney Coleman

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ASPS 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

Surgical Aesthetics - Dr Coleman Autologous Enhancement

Surgical Aesthtics


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Journal 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 Setter

Plastic 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 Times

A 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 2009

Dr. Sydney Coleman travels regularly to the University of Pittsburg Medical Center treat facial and cranial war casualties with Coleman Fat Grafts

Complementing Beauty

New Beauty

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

Angry Plastic Surgery Patients Vent Online: Doctors on Damage Control

New York Magazine 2010

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

Elle Improve me

Elle Magazine 1996

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

Negative web logs targeting surgeons increasing

Plastic 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-ART1 Stem Cells are the new transplants


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

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W 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 Realized

Cosmetic 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 Healing

New 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 Filler

Plastic & 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 deformities

ENT 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 rejuvenation

Cosmetic Surgery Times 2010

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

Forever Youngish

New You Magazine

Stem cells in grafted fat improve scarring and burns.

Stem Cells and the Regenerative Potential of Transplanted Fat

International 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 grafting Experience with fat grafting as soft tissue filler shows regenerative effects on aged, damaged skin

Cosmetic Surgery Times 2012

A Comparison of Lipoatrophy and Aging: Volume Deficits in the Face

Aesthetic 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 Facelifts

Vogue 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 topography

Aesthetic Surgery Journal 2006

Facial Augmentation with Structural Fat Grafting

Clinics in Plastic Surgery 2006

Face Lifting with Fat

Dermatology Times 2004

Fill’er Up!

New York Times 2006

Natural Born Fillers

W Magazine

Plastic Surgery Gets a New Look

New York Times

Structural Fat Grafts-The Ideal Filler USA Cover Body’s recycled fat smooths aging process


Slimmer Belly and Bigger Bust

First Magazine

Fat’s New Frontier

W Magazine

Fat Grafting to the Breast Revisited:

Safety and Efficacy 2006

Breakthrough in Breast Enlargements: Using a Woman’s Own Body Fat

Canadian Medical Spas

Natural Enhancement

Surgical Aesthetics 2012

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

Reversal of Fortune

Plastic Surgery Practice 2012

Fat grafting to the breasts makes a comeback.

The Surgeon Who Injects Women with Fat

Sunday London Times 2011

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

Trend: Fat Grafting for Breast Enhancement

CosmeticSurgery.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 Volume

Cosmetic 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, Relocated

New York Times 2009


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

Blow Up

Vogue Magazine

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

Structural Fat Grafting
Lipostructure for Buttock Enhancement and Reconstruction

About Face

The Fat Came Back

Self Magazine

Correction of Liposuction Deformities

About Face

Body Shaping Innovations: Creating Contours goes high-tech

New You Magazine 2011

Flexing the Fat: Turning fat into muscle

New You Magazine 2011

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

Beefing up biceps with fat Beefing up Biceps with Fat

Longevity Magazine. 1993

All About Hands

Cosmetic Surgery Times

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

Turning Back the Hands of Time

New York Daily News

Excess body fat can improve appearance of hands


Hand Rejuvenation with Structural Fat Grafting
Fat injections add more than volume to handsCosmetic Surgery Times 2005

Stem cells play significant role in rejuvenating skin

Fat’s New Frontier
Rejuvenating aged hands with fat grafting Rejuvenating aged hands with fat grafting

Cosmetic Surgery Times 2005

Sydney Coleman about Lipostructure & Fat Grafting


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

Towards more rationalized approach to autologous fat grafting

Journal 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 needles

Dermatology Times

My 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 Youth

Elevate Magazine 2003

Fat Transfer

Medesthetics 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 breast

Cosmetic 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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Zeltiq Device Now Available in the Office of Sydney Coleman in New York City, NY

October 21, 2009

Dr. Syd Coleman was the lead author in a paper that demonstrated that cryolipolysis treatment can cause substantial reductions in subcutaneous fat volume and changes in the contour of the treated love handle without damage to the skin or underlying...

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