5 Tips for Avoiding Counterfeit Prescription Drugs

5 Tips for Avoiding Counterfeit Prescription Drugs

If the high cost of some prescription drugs is prompting you to shop around and look for bargain prices, you need to beware, says Dr. Michael J. Lacqua, a plastic/reconstructive surgeon, hand surgeon and board certified wound care physician on Staten Island. “If the...
5 Steps to Take When Treating a Cut

5 Steps to Take When Treating a Cut

When stitches are needed for a laceration injury on Staten Island, or in the Southwest corridor of Brooklyn, the practice of plastic surgeon Michael J. Lacqua, M.D., responds 24/7 STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – A laceration, or cut, should be immediately attended to –...
Short-Term Burn Care: 7 Vital Things to Know

Short-Term Burn Care: 7 Vital Things to Know

Plastic Surgeon, Wound Care Doctor on Staten Island shares advice on acute care for burns If your typical day begins without the thought of wound care in mind, you are fortunate. But by spilling a hot breakfast beverage on your lap, touching a sizzling frying pan, or...