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...   Read More

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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

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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

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        Malpractice Claims

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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      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

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Colen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • 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 Office & Staff

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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.