DYSPORT TREATMENT BY DR. ZUCKERMAN IN NEW YORK CITY


Dysport is a competitor injectable to Botox Cosmetic. It works similarly by paralyzing targeted muscles where injected to prevent wrinkle formation.Dysport is said to faster than Botox (within 1 to 3 days as compared with the 3 to 5 days of Botox). It is also said to spread more rapidly, making it a better option for areas like crow’s feet. You may request either injectable when you visit Dr. Zuckerman’s practice


Frontal view of Botox treatment for transverse (horizontal) lines on the forehead. Images taken before treatment and seven days after.

A patient of Dr. Zuckerman’s in New York City who underwent forehead treatment with Botox Cosmetic, a similar musculoparalytic injectable to Dysport. Patient treated with 13 units in corrugator muscles, 2 units in procerus muscles, 10 units in upper forehead. Images taken just prior to treatment and then seven days afterward.


Treatments & Uses of Dysport®

As a board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Zuckerman has hundreds of hours of injectables experience and
is an expert injector of Dysport®. In his practice in New York City, the most commonly requested treatments using this injectable include:

Forehead Antiwrinkle Treatment

This treatment involves injections on the forehead to address the formation of transverse lines and is the most common type of musculoparalytic treatment.
Learn more about Dr. Zuckerman’s Forehead Antiwrinkle Treatment

Glabella “11’s” Treatment

Some patients develop vertical lines between the brows as they age. Dysport injections will address these lines.
Learn more about Dr. Zuckerman’s Glabella “11’s” Treatment.

Crow’s Feet Treatment

Some patients suffer from fine lines radiating out from the eyes, often due to squinting. Dr. Zuckerman can address these lines with Dysport.
Learn more about Dr. Zuckerman’s Crow’s Feet Treatment.

Non-Surgical Brow Lift

A more advanced technique using Dysport, Dr. Zuckerman can inject a muscle around the eyes to decrease the force pulling down the brows.
Learn more about Dr. Zuckerman’s Non-Surgical Brow Lift.

Bunny Lines Treatment

Dr. Zuckerman can inject Dysport7regl; Cosmetic to address fine lines on either side of the bridge of the nose.
Learn more about Bunny Lines Treatment.

Facial Slimming Treatment

For patients with a square or angular jaw, Dr. Zuckerman can inject Dysport to decrease the prominence of certain cheek muscles.
Learn more about Facial Slimming Treatment.

Neck Rejuvenation

Dr. Zuckerman can inject Dysport in the neck to address platysmal bands, informally known as turkey neck, or to ameliorate transverse lines.
Learn more about Neck Rejuvenation.




Example product shot and logo for Dysport, an injectable for anti-aging and addressing fine lines and wrinkles that Dr. Zuckerman uses in his practice in New York City.

Dysport injectable product and packaging. Source: Galderma. Please see the manufacturer’s Indications and Important Safety Information for further information.


Treatment Longevity, Downtime & Preoperative Care with Dysport®

See below for an estimate of how long your treatment result may last, recovery time if any, cost range, and more.

Treatment Longevity

Treatment takes approximately one week to set in and lasts three to four months.

Downtime / Recovery

Dysport treatments involve little to no downtime, and patients often return to work immediately after treatment. There may be slight bleeding or redness at the injection sites, but these will resolve within a few hours.

Pretreatment Guidelines

A few precautions before undergoing musculoparalytic injections are techniques to minimize bruising: no NSAIDs such aspirin or ibuprofen within a couple days before and a day after; don’t drink alcohol to excess a day before and a day after, refrain from lying flat or working out within 2 hours after injection. Makeup can be worn the day following treatment.

Approximate Cost 

$22 per 3 units which is equivalent to 1 unit Botox ($100 – $300 per area)



In this video, Dr. Zuckerman performs Botox Cosmetic injections on a patient’s forehead and between her brows. Dysport would be made in the same pattern.


Frequently Asked Questions About Dysport®


What is the difference between Dysport versus Botox Cosmetic?
Functionally, there is very little difference between Dysport and Botox Cosmetic. Dr. Zuckerman is happy to inject both.

For other Frequently Asked Questions, please visit the Botox Cosmetic page.


Dr. Zuckerman speaks with a cosmetic surgery patient.

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ABOUT DR. ZUCKERMANYOUR VISITTESTIMONIALS

Dr. Zuckerman has been selected as a SuperDoctor and profiled in The New York Times Magazine SuperDoctors issue three years in a row, recognizing him as one of the best plastic surgeons in New York.

Dr. Zuckerman has been selected as a SuperDoctor and profiled in The New York Times Magazine SuperDoctors issue three years in a row.


Dr. Zuckerman was quoted on the use of Kybella to eliminate submental, under the chin, fat. He also opined on how an angular jaw line is essential to societal classical perceptions of facial beauty.

Dr. Zuckerman was quoted on the use of Kybella to eliminate submental, under the chin, fat. He also opined on how an angular jaw line is essential to societal classical perceptions of facial beauty.


Dr. Zuckerman appeared on an episode of The Doctors TV show on CBS for a preoperative evaluation of a severe burn victim who requires a complex plastic surgery reconstruction.

Dr. Zuckerman appeared on an episode of The Doctors TV show on CBS for a preoperative evaluation of a severe burn victim who requires a complex plastic surgery reconstruction.


A mother and daughter pair of Dr. Zuckerman’s patients were interviewed by the New York Post about how much they enjoy their experience at Dr. Zuckerman’s office undergoing cosmetic Botox and Juvederm treatments.

A mother and daughter pair of Dr. Zuckerman’s patients were interviewed by the New York Post about how much they enjoy their experience at Dr. Zuckerman’s office, undergoing cosmetic Botox and Juvederm treatments.


Dr. Zuckerman was interviewed on the trend of “Trophy Husbands” where men undergo plastic surgery for Fox5 News.

Dr. Zuckerman opined on the trend of “Trophy Husbands” where men undergo plastic surgery for Fox5 News.


Dr. Zuckerman was interviewed on nipple piercings, their implications for breastfeeding, and why plastic surgery intervention may be required to remove them.

Dr. Zuckerman was interviewed on nipple piercings, their implications for breastfeeding, and why plastic surgery intervention may be required to remove them.


Dr. Zuckerman was selected as a SuperDoctor for New York state for plastic surgery. This selection is Dr. Zuckerman’s third year in a row and recognizes him as one of the best plastic surgeons in New York.

Dr. Zuckerman was selected as a SuperDoctor for New York state for plastic surgery. This selection is Dr. Zuckerman’s third year in a row and recognizes him as one of the best plastic surgeons in New York.


For ReadersDigest.com, Dr. Zuckerman discussed the fact that liposuction is not a shortcut to weight loss. It is a sculpturing tool best used to shape and contour targeted problem areas with excess, stubborn fat.

Dr. Zuckerman discussed the fact that liposuction is not a shortcut to weight loss. It is a sculpturing tool best used to shape and contour targeted problem areas with excess, stubborn fat.


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