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Save the Date | Upcoming Events at Q

Monday, January 30th, 2017 at 6pm Seminar with Dr. Vito C. Quatela | Start Your Personal Beauty for Life Plan for the New Year Enjoy an intimate evening at the Lindsay House with Dr. Vito Quatela as he discusses the three principles of aging and how each is addressed throughout our 20’s, 30’s, 40’s, and beyond.  Learn more about state-of-the-art non-surgical and surgical options for facial aging and how to create a customized beauty plan for every step of your facial aging journey. Limited seating available.  Call 244.1000 today to reserve your seat. Friday, February 3rd, 2017 at 6pm The … Continue reading

Q Beauty Awards Results

The results are in!  Thank you to everyone who participated in our first annual Q Beauty Awards.  The answers that we received from you, our partners in beauty, are invaluable. The overwhelming trend that we found was that people are well-rounded in their choice of skincare and beauty products.  Brand loyalty remains for products, however each person does not use the same brand for all of their skin, hair, and beauty needs.  A healthy mix-and-match of what works best for each person’s particular preferences was evident in the answers provided. For favorite injectable treatment and one of the top beauty … Continue reading

Top Trends for 2017

Ready to put your best face forward for the new year?  If so, do it with confidence.  Learn more about some of the newest beauty breakthroughs in facial cosmetic trends for 2017. Early Intervention/Prejuvenation Begin maintenance programs in your 20’s and put the brakes on aging before it starts Botox®, injectable fillers, corrective skin care treatments, and sunblock in your 20’s and 30’s Judicial treatment when you are young prolongs the need for surgery Small enhancements and tweaks maintain naturalness Lip Enhancements Introducing Volbella® FDA-approved to provide lip fullness and soften appearance of lines around the mouth with results lasting … Continue reading

Am I allergic to my breasts?

You may have seen the recent news about actress Stephanie March’s breast augmentation journey which indicates that it is possible to be allergic to breast implants.  But is that true?  When it comes to putting an implant into your body, patients have many questions regarding safety, and the likelihood of an allergic reaction is one concern. In our own practice, Dr. Koenig has had patients ask if indeed they can develop an allergy to their implant.  He assures his patients that this is extremely rare.  Breast implants are made of silicone, a bio-compatible material, meaning the material itself is not … Continue reading

Dr. Koenig featured on Radio 95.1 Wease show 9.15.16

Did you miss Dr. Koenig‘s interview on the Radio 95.1 Wease morning show on September 15th?  Dr. Koenig discussed the Quatela Center’s recent distinction as a Top 250 practice in the country, the misconception about allergies to breast implants, and our upcoming event at Casa Larga.  Hear the full interview below. For more information on breast and body surgery at the Quatela Center or to RSVP for Casa Larga on Monday, October 10th, please call our office at 585.244.1000.

Choosing the Right Breast Implant for You

Breast augmentation surgery is a very personal and unique process for each woman.  Choosing breast implants can be exciting, but can also be overwhelming due to the many options available.  At the Quatela Center, we strive to create the best possible environment for patients to try on implants, as well as options to re-size if they are unsure after their initial appointment.  Our clinic nurses and Patient Consultant have extensive experience in breast implant sizing and will assist you and answer any questions you may have. One choice that patients need to make when it comes to breast implants is … Continue reading

Elite Distinction Places Drs. Koenig and Quatela in the Top 2%

The Quatela Center for Plastic Surgery was recently named a Top 250 member by Allergan, one of the highest recognition levels in the Allergan Partner Privileges program.  This high distinction places the practice in the top 2% of all of Allergan’s practices across the country and the only practice with this honor in the Rochester, Syracuse, and Buffalo areas.  Previously a Black Diamond Level provider, the Quatela Center is honored to be the only plastic surgery practice in the area to achieve this level and have our status upgraded to a Top 250 member. This distinction reflects the high standard … Continue reading

Quatela Center Welcomes New Staff

If you’ve been to our office lately, you may have noticed some new friendly faces in our clinic.  The Quatela Center warmly welcomes our newest clinic team members: Kelly | Receptionist Denise | Registered Nurse Kelly and Denise join our team with strong backgrounds working in a medical office and healthcare.  The patient experience is important to them, and they are both valuable assets to our practice.  Next time you see Kelly or Denise, please give them a warm welcome.

Reminder | Q VIP Points

It has been over a year since we launched the long-overdue Q VIP Program to reward our loyal patients.  To ensure you are taking full advantage of this program, we wanted to remind you that points are continuously earned when money is spent on treatments, both surgical and non-surgical, at our practice with Drs. Quatela and Koenig.*  Once enough points are earned and able to be redeemed, you will automatically be notified at check-out by the front desk and can choose to use your points then or save them for a credit later.  The best part?  Points never expire! Interested in … Continue reading

Save the Date | Upcoming Beauty Events

Get In the Know | Seminar on Monday, August 22nd Did you know that fat is one of the best ways to combat the signs of facial aging?  Or that there are enough non-surgical treatments available to mimic some of the results of a facelift with no surgery and minimal downtime? Attend a seminar hosted by world-renowned facial plastic surgeon Dr. Vito Quatela  on Monday, August 22nd at 6pm to get up to date on the latest beauty breakthroughs and learn everything you need to know about state-of-the-art surgical and non-surgical treatments for facial aging. Space is limited and reservations are … Continue reading

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