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Michael Nagy, MD, FACS

Ellacor System with Micro-Coring™ Technology

Conveniently located to serve Toms River, Middletown, Freehold, Colts Neck, and surrounding areas.

Ellacor System with Micro-Coring™ Technology

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The Ellacor System utilizing Micro-Coring ™ Technology is a new treatment now available to patients who want to treat moderate to severe wrinkles in the lower and mid-face without surgery or thermal energy. Dr. Michael Nagy at Plastic Surgery of the Face and Body in Wall, NJ is one of the first 20 practices in the country to offer this new micro-coring technology to patients who suffer from moderate to severe wrinkles and are looking for less invasive options than a facelift. The Ellacor System™ is the first device to actually remove skin on the micro-scale, leading to skin rejuvenation and tightening, with the minimization of wrinkles.

This first-of-its kind treatment uses hollow needles to remove micro-cores of skin (essentially microscopic columns of skin), resulting in an improved appearance of wrinkles in the mid to lower face without the evidence of scarring, and with no thermal energy. Due to the incredibly small diameter of the coring needles (which is 0.5mm), no scarring is created during healing. The device moves very precisely across the skins surface, and can cover a 10mm square area in about 3 seconds. This results in an entire treatment being completed in about 30-45 minutes. During your consultation at our Wall NJ office for micro-coring, your provider will take a medical history, discuss your skin goals, and what you are looking to achieve from the micro-coring procedure. Are you ready to reveal your inner youth? Call us today at 732-282-0002 to schedule your complimentary consultation to get started!

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Matthew Basselini
November 14, 2020.
I went for gynecomastia, Dr.Nagy was the third surgeon I visited, after all it’s good to get opinions! Dr.Nagy is very down to Earth and is office is extremely helping! He’s the only surgeon I saw that didn’t give me a sales pitch leaving me to feel like I was a car dealership! He has changed my life for the better!
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Stacey Bon
August 27, 2020.
I've been a patient of Dr.Nagys for almost 10 years. He definitely doesn't rush, he takes his time to talk to you and answer any questions or concerns you have. He has seen me through some challenging times of my life and has / and continues to help me. His office is always spotless, and all the ladies are very polite and also always there to answer any questions you have. The last thing i want is somwone who rushes you in and out. Dr.Nagy sits and talks to you and talks so you understand. I have recommended many people to his office and always will. Arielle has started removing a few small tattoos i have and she's very caring and kind also. You won't be disappointed.
Anon Anon
Anon Anon
August 21, 2020.
Came to Dr. Nagy for a labiaplasty, and I am extremely happy with the results.
Danica Ravaioli
Danica Ravaioli
July 24, 2020.
Dr. Nagy is the best at what he does! He has a wonderful bedside manner and was extremely awesome with all of my questions. I’m a little over one week post op and already so incredibly happy with my results. The office is impeccable and beautiful. The staff is friendly and always helpful. Big shout out to Kim, she went above and beyond - from being reassuring, caring, friendly and so so patient with insane amounts of nerves and questions that I had. She’s the best! From consult to post op, they are a phenomenal team that I would highly recommend.
Angelina Sakowski
Angelina Sakowski
January 24, 2020.
Office is clean and beautiful, staff is friendly and helpful, and worked hard to get my procedure approved by insurance. Dr Nagy is so knowledgeable, kind, careful, and thoughtful. He spent so much time with me. I had a fairly large cyst removed on my ring finger and was afraid I would have an awful scar and would never be able to wear my wedding rings again. Turns out, the scar is nearly invisible and my rings are on. Would 100% go back for a medical need and would refer him to anyone. I’m so thankful I found him.
Jennifer Hordych
Jennifer Hordych
January 19, 2020.
Dr. Nagy and his staff are wonderful! I highly recommend him. They are all kind , compassionate and professional. After three months of dealing with an incision that refused to close on the top of my foot, I was referred to Dr. Nagy. He was able to find the problem during surgery and fix it. Now, I am able to return to the gym and the skin has completely healed! He is amazing!
Christa Riddle
Christa Riddle
June 20, 2019.
Excellent results. Pleased beyond measure, from consultation through procedure. I would highly recommend Dr. Nagy and will use him again for certain!
Lisa Handelman
Lisa Handelman
May 29, 2019.
Dr. Nagy and his staff are amazing. From the first time I stepped into his beautiful office, I was extremely comfortable. Everyone is friendly and professional. Dr. Nagy and the nurses are kind and compassionate. I knew I was in good hands. Four months post surgery, and I couldn’t be happier! The experience was life changing for me. I’m so glad I trusted Dr. Nagy. No regrets!

The Ellacor System for Micro-Coring™ can help to:

  • Reduce the appearance of aging skin
  • Provide natural looking results
  • Improve the overall architecture of the skin
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Frequently Asked Questions

How Does Ellacor™ work?

Ellacor uses hollow needles to remove micro-cores of skin, resulting in an improved appearance of wrinkles without evidence of scarring. After the procedure, the skin quickly begins the natural healing process to close the cores. Once healed you’ll have noticeable, natural results-which is desired by most patients.

How is the Ellacor™ system different from other skin rejuvenation or revitalization procedures?

Ellacor™ removes micro-portions of excess skin to achieve an improvement in the appearance of wrinkles, whereas many other skin revitalization devices use heat generated by laser, radio frequency and ultrasound energy to induce intentional thermal injury to the skin.

How many treatments will I need?

As every patient has different needs, please speak with your provider to determine the treatment plan that is right for you. From the clinical trials, most patients underwent a series of three procedures spaced approximately 30 days apart to achieve optimal results. But again, every patient is different. Even after one treatment some patients will notice a firming and plumping of the skin, with wrinkles beginning to minimize-all as the skin heals.

Is the treatment painful?

You will receive appropriate anesthesia prior to the procedure to make you more comfortable.  All anesthesia options will be discussed with you during your consultation.

What are the potential side effects from the Ellacor™ procedure?

Side effects are typically mild, and may include swelling, redness, discomfort, tenderness, and tightness following the procedure. Most side effects resolve themselves within seven days after treatment.

What kind of recovery can I expect from the Ellacor System with Micro-Coring™?

Results from the clinical trials stated that 70% of patients were comfortable with going out in public or back to work three days after treatment, but again there can be variation in this as patients heal and recover at different rates. There can still be some mild to moderate side effects after three days.

Is the Ellacor System with Micro-Coring™ the same as micro-needling?

No, these are two different treatments. Micro-needling uses small needles to injure the tissue, but skin is not removed during this procedure, the tissue is temporarily displaced. Ellacor™ is the first device to actually remove skin on the microscale.

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