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$1,000 $750 per session. Special offer valid through October 31, 2022.

What about Qwo™?

Cellulite is thickening of fibrous septae under the skin that appear as dimpling. QWO™ is the first and only FDA-approved prescription medication used to treat moderate to severe cellulite in the buttocks of adult females!
Research has found that QWO™ has three main functions resulting in Enzymatic Subcision and Remodeling (ESR):

  1. Breakdown of enlarged fat lobules
  2. Stimulation of new collagen formation within the skin
  3. Release of the fibrous septae that are tethering the skin and creating dimpling

These three mechanisms of action ultimately create smoother appearing skin without surgery or downtime!

Qwo™ Before & After

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Qwo™ FAQ’s

What is QWO made of?

QWO™ is an enzyme (Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum-Aaes) that breaks down collagen found in certain connective tissues of your body. This enzyme is purified and fermented for safe and sterile administration into the buttock.

How is QWO™ administered?

QWO™ is an injectable medication that is delivered via a small needle into the treatment sites. After marking the treatment sites, the provider will inject each dimpled area with the medication, treating the tissue and fat layer just under the skin. The injections are relatively painless.

How often are treatments?

Treatments are completed every 21 days, for a total of 3 sessions. These sessions are usually 10-15 minutes with little to no downtime afterwards. Your healthcare provider will give you helpful post-injection site care tips to ensure your post-treatment recovery is as easy as possible.

When will I see results?

Results are typically seen 28 days after completion of the full treatment course (3 sessions). Get started today to start seeing results!

Who can and cannot have a QWO™ treatment?

QWO™ is a safe and effective medication when administered by a licensed, trained, professional and in the right patient. If you are a woman with moderate to severe cellulite of the buttocks, then QWO™ may be right for you. The best candidate will have good skin and structural support without severe skin laxity. Your QWO™ provider will assess your candidacy for treatment upon consultation and exam.
QWO™ is CONTRAINDICATED in patients with the following conditions:

  1. Active infection in the buttock
  2. Open wound to the buttock
  3. Pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding (side effects to fetus are unknown)
  4. A hypersensitivity reaction or anaphylactic reaction (allergy) to Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum
  5. A coagulopathy (clotting/bleeding disorder) and / or who take a blood thinner, anticoagulant, or antiplatelet medication(s)

What can I expect after injection with QWO™?

You may experience mild to moderate soreness, pain, and / or bruising. In clinical trials, 84% of women had bruising to the buttock post injection. In a small proportion of these patients, bruising may be considered severe and can limit activities (i.e., prolonged standing or sitting). The good news is that these side effects usually diminish with each subsequent treatment. Some patients also report discoloration or staining of their skin, the cause of which is not fully understood.

  1. Pain (48% of participants)
  2. Nodularity (33% of participants)
  3. Discoloration (8% of participants)
  4. Swelling (8% of participants)
  5. Warmth (3% of participants)
  6. Erythema 9% of participants)

Qwo Informed Consent Form

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Our Nurse Injector

Meet our nurse injector, Brianna Vixama!
Nurse Practitioner Vixama has been a nurse for over a decade. She obtained her undergraduate degree at the University of Rhode Island, graduating in 2010. Brianna initially started her career as a Registered Nurse at the bedside in Cardiac Stepdown, Telemetry and Medical Surgical Hospital nursing units. Shortly after she became a nursing preceptor for new graduate nurses.

After 5 years of nursing experience the need to make a greater impact on patient health and wellness by obtaining a higher degree was obvious. This resulted in her attending the prestigious University of California, San Francisco. There she obtained her Masters degree in Family practice, becaming a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner.

During graduate school she became a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society and graduated with high honors. Currently, she is a member of The American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

After a year of training by 2 board certified plastic surgeons and attendance of numerous injector training courses, Brianna became a cosmetic injector. Her goal is to enhance each patient’s beauty and make each a better version of him/herself!

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Brianna Vixama

Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Injector

Facilities & Hospital Affiliations

Our surgeons have privileges at White Plains Hospital, New York Presbyterian – Lawrence Hospital Center, Montefiore – New Rochelle Hospital, Westchester Medical Center, and Jacobi Medical Center. They also perform procedures in their fully accredited operating room in Harrison, NY. Our state-of-the-art facility is professionally designed and decorated for your comfort. We are always interested to know if there is anything we can do to enhance your experience. We appreciate your suggestions and pledge to work as a team to make your time here a rewarding experience.

  • White Plains Hospital
  • New York Presbyterian – Lawrence Hospital Center
  • Montefiore – New Rochelle Hospital
  • Westchester Medical Center
  • Jacobi Medical Center

Accreditation and Associations

We maintain an AAAASF accredited surgical suite, equipped like a hospital operating room with the privacy and ease of an office setting, offering full general anesthesia for more complex procedures as well as sedation and local anesthesia for other procedures. We enjoy a strong relationship with some of the finest hospitals in the area, offering overnight and extended post-operative stays if medically advisable. This is ideal for our out of town patients, those with little post-operative help, or those desiring a more private recovery. We can also arrange your recovery with a nurse at a luxury hotel located within minutes of our facility.

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Dr. Nicole Nemeth

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon

American Board of Plastic Surgery

FULL BIO

Dr. Vadim Pisarenko

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon

American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Board of Surgery

FULL BIO

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