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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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.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

    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

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      Malpractice Claims

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      Sanctions

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      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

    • Awards & Honors
      • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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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

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Colen

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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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.