What is SERI® Surgical Scaphold and where can it be used?

  • SERI® Surgical Scaffold is a porous silk structure that provides reinforcement for soft tissue support and repair.
  • It is FDA approved to support the ingrowth of your blood vessels and connective tissue in the area where it is placed during the healing; it enhances soft tissue support and repair.
  • It is completely free from any human or animal tissues.
  • Your body will gradually replace SERI® with your own tissue.
  • Dr Kornstein was a one a select group of surgeons invited by Allergan Medical to the prelaunch meeting on SERI.
  • He helped pioneer its use in body contour surgery and has published two papers in the esteemed peer review journal Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. One on its use in brachioplasty and one on body lifts.
  • He is a member of Allergan’s advisory panel on SERI and is one of their national spokes people on its use.
  • It is most commonly used for the breast, abdomen, arms, thighs and buttock

BODY CONTOURING: improving scars and reducing recurrence after body contour surgery


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Dr. Andrew N. Kornstein

Dr. Andrew Kornstein MD FACS, has been a highly skilled board-certified plastic surgeon for over 25 years and is widely recognized as a top authority in his field.
He specializes in the latest techniques for skin tightening, breast and body techniques, as well as facial fat grafting. His reputation is based on his personalized and detailed approach to every patient treated.
Dr. Kornstein’s goal is for each patient to achieve his or her goal to feel young and youthful with a visionary approach. His attention to detail and superior training sets him apart from others, allowing him to achieve long-lasting natural results for years to come.
Dr. Kornstein is licensed in Connecticut, New York, Florida, and California and has offices in Greenwich and Wilton, CT.

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