Drs. Velargo, Hendrick, & Gary

Meet Dr. Velargo, Dr. Hendrick & Dr. Gary

Dr. Parker Velargo and Dr. Russell Hendrick, Jr. are the co-owners and co-founders of The New Orleans Center for Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery. Each surgeon has their respective specialty. While Dr. Hendrick focuses on cosmetic and general reconstructive surgery of the body and hands including his signature procedures breast augmentation, tummy tuck, and mommy makeover, Dr. Velargo focuses on cosmetic and reconstructive surgery for the head and neck including his signature procedures facelift, rhinoplasty, and eyelid surgery. As a testament to their skill and experience as physicians, both our plastic surgeons’ work has been featured in the media and published in renowned medical journals countless times. In addition to their impressive careers, both doctors have gained stellar reputations in their community; they have an incredible dedication to improving how each patient feels about themselves by producing natural results in their cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Celeste Gary recently joined the practice and is excited to add her years of expertise to the group.

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Drs. Velargo & Hendrick

Our Philosophy

You’ll find only the latest, most innovative treatments in our practice. You can choose from dozens of cosmetic surgery and reconstructive surgery procedures focusing on the face, hand, and body along with specialized procedures for men. You can also find emergency repair procedures side-by-side with skincare treatments like laser skin resurfacing, microdermabrasion, dermal fillers, and anti-aging procedures. If you want to see proof of Dr. Hendrick and Dr. Velargo’s work, visit our photo gallery to see before and after pictures of real patients. You can also hear their patients’ experiences in their own words. Take some time to read our patient testimonials to see just what kind of a positive impact The New Orleans Center of Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery can have on you.

We’re sincere and passionate about providing care that exceeds the basic needs of the patient. Our objective goes beyond providing excellent surgical and non-surgical procedures; we want to establish a meaningful rapport with our patients. Our mission: Providing patients with superior care, compassion, and five-star service. Our goal: To be your destination for cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery in the New Orleans area.

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Embrace RF

EmbraceRF is a non-surgical solution for rejuvenating the contours of the face, neck, and jawline. Combining the technology of Morpheus8 and Facetite, EmbraceRF can diminish the effects of aging while destroying stubborn fat, resulting in a firm, slender facial contour.

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BodyTite™ is an advanced body contouring treatment designed to lift tissue to resolve loose and sagging skin. Employing radio-frequency assisted lipolysis (RFAL), BodyTite is a non-surgical option to tighten the buttocks, flanks, bra roll, back, knees, thighs, arms, neck, and abdomen.

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Dr. Velargo is an excellent physician. I am very pleased with the care I received from him and his staff. I had an uncommon issue which they solved with expertise and professionalism. They made me feel at ease every step of the way. I highly recommend New Orleans Center for Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery.

Diann S.

Awesome staff from the nurses to the doctors. They make you feel so comfortable in what would be an otherwise nerve-racking situation. The office itself is so beautiful and clean. I will always return here!

Madison S.

Dr. Hendrick and his staff are amazing not to mention he did a magnificent job with my breast reduction. I had an overall top-notch experience with him and his team of professionals. Would highly recommend him to anyone for sure! A++++++++++++++ across the board!!!!!!

Monica O.

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