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All of Dr. Peter J. Capizzi's skill and expertise are focused on creating beautiful outcomes for patients from Dr Capizzi's offices in Charlotte and Huntersville, North Carolina. Breast implant surgery - including breast enlargement, revision, lift, reduction and mammoplasty - is Dr. Capizzi's expertise. Dr. Capizzi is also the leading plastic surgeon for body surgeries, including tummy tuck, liposuction, Mommy Makeovers and CoolSculpting, in Charlotte, North Carolina. The plastic surgeon's surgical skills in the realm of implants and body contouring have been finely honed in nearly 20 years of active practice following a Mayo Clinic residency.

Patients, peers and professional organizations say Dr. Capizzi is the best plastic surgeon in Charlotte, North Carolina, and beyond. Dr. Capizzi is recognized as one of the finest plastic surgeons in the country. He is often recruited for FDA trials. His work is published in professional journals and the doctor often finds himself on the podium at national conferences. Dr. Capizzi's technique is studied by other surgeons in national training sessions or preceptorships. Dr. Capizzi's patented medical devices are used in operating rooms throughout the country. READ MORE »


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Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in Charlotte and Huntersville NC

Breast augmentation with implants is Dr. Peter J. Capizzi’s Stillwater Plastic Surgery’s expertise with approximately 500 implant surgeries of approximately one hour performed annually. Downtime is minimal (back to work and exercise in 1-2 days), often with no narcotics needed for pain management and no special wraps or exercises required. Dr. Capizzi, a qualified and experienced plastic surgeon has honed his enhancement skills and expertise, which results in shorter recovery periods for patients.

Abdominoplasty or Tummy Tuck is a highly individualized plastic surgery procedure to remove excess skin, often including muscle repair and liposuction. This procedure is performed under general sedation in 1-3 hours with 7-10 days downtime post operatively.

Liposuction (ultrasonic and power assisted) removes stubborn excess fat that diet and exercise cannot remedy. Liposuction is performed in 1-2 hours typically with 48-hours downtime; post-operative garments are worn for six weeks.

CoolSculpting is sometimes a viable alternative to liposuction. Dr. Capizzi and his Charlotte and Huntersville, North Carolina, team have developed unique CoolSculpting treatment techniques,which produce accelerated results. This non-invasive, fat-burning treatment freezes fat away and is an excellent first course of treatment for patients struggling with unwanted fat.

Implant Revision is an outpatient procedure. Patients often come to Dr. Peter Capizzi through OB/GYN or primary care physician referrals. Dr. Capizzi is highly skilled and experienced with the most modern techniques: Alloderm, Strattice and fat grafting; as well as silicone, saline, cohesive gel, Mentor, Allergan. Silimed, PIP, Inamed, McGhan and other implant types. Generally 3 days downtime.

Dr. Capizzi is a Mayo Clinic-trained, double board-certified plastic surgeon in Charlotte NC with over fifteen years’ experience in cosmetic plastic surgery, as well as preventative aging, including Botox®, Juvéderm®, laser resurfacing, BBL and chemical peels. Dr. Capizzi is the Charlotte-area surgical expert in enhancements, reduction, lifts, reconstruction, and body contouring procedures such as ultrasonic- and power-assisted liposuction, tummy tuck, thigh lift and Mommy Makeover. Dr. Capizzi was named as a Charlotte Top Doctor in 2013 and again in 2014 by Charlotte Magazine in a peer-review based survey. Hundreds of patients agree with the choice.

Board certified plastic surgeon Dr Capizzi attracts patients throughout the greater-Charlotte area, the Southeast and nationally. Dr. Capizzi has the most extensive experience in North Carolina with the recently FDA-approved fifth generation cohesive-gel implant from Sientra. Dr. Capizzi has placed over one-thousand fifth-generation “Gummy Bear” gel implants in his role as the only North Carolina co-investigator in an FDA study. Dr. Capizzi also offers the Carolinas’ widest selection of FDA-approved gel implants from Sientra, Allergan and Mentor. A nationally recognized Gummy Bear expert, Dr. Capizzi is frequently called upon to lead Gummy Bear preceptorships, educational seminars for the nation’s elite surgeons seeking to master Gummy Bear technique. Dr. Capizzi is also the author of professional papers on Gummy Bear implants, published in the leading professional journals.

Additionally, this plastic surgeon is a North Carolina instructor for Juvéderm® and Botox.®

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