Dr. Lawrence B. Colen, MD

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Dr. Lawrence B. Colen, MD

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery | Male

Norfolk Plastic Surgery PC 6261 E Virginia Beach Blvd Ste 100, Norfolk, VA 23502 Get Directions
(757) 466-1000

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As a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon I correct deformity related to trauma or disease and perform a wide variety of...
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Recently had a breast augmentation done by Dr. Colen. My experience was great. My breasts look and feel very natural. I would recommend him to anyone looking for an enhancement.
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Specialties

  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hidradenitis
  • Large Breasts
  • Lipomas
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrinkles

Procedures Performed

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Medical School
    Dartmouth College

    Graduated in 1975

  • Internship Hospital
    University Calif

    Completed in 1976

  • Residency Hospital
    University Calif

    Completed in 1983

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Ralph K Davies Med Center

    Completed in 1979

  • Undergraduate School
    Colgate Univerity

    Graduated in 1972

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery, Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Colen's Care Philosophy

As a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon I correct deformity related to trauma or disease and perform a wide variety of cosmetic procedures designed to enhance one's self image. Providing information to my patients and employing sound surgical techniques leads to improved patient outcomes.