Stephen E. Metzinger, MD, MSPH, FACS

Metairie Plastic Surgeon
3223 8th Street, Suite 200
Metairie, Louisiana 70002-1623 US
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Revision Breast Surgery

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5 out of 5 stars Breast Lift

Dr. Metzinger and His Staff Rock!!! No One Compares. - Metairie, LA

Dr. Metzinger aims for perfection, and with him you will get it. He answered all of my questions, even after hours. Him and his staff are truly there for you!

SlimLipo and laser for double chin and no jawline

I had to do this review separate from the browlift procedure although they were performed the same time. I hated my chin fat pocket and lack of jawline that I began noticing a few years ago. I'm not overweight, but even from the front, I could see my round double chin now. I decided to fix this along with my brows and eyelid. I had general anesthesia for it all. He went in behind both ears...

2 out of 5 stars Brow Lift

Drooping Uneven Brows and Eyelid - Metairie, LA

After my surgery, Dr. Metzinger seemed to dismiss all my concerns. His nurse is the same way. They make you feel like you are imagining everything.

5 out of 5 stars Breast Implant Removal

Breast Implant Removal (Explantation) - Metairie, LA

Dr. Metzinger is one of the best doctors I have ever met. Very caring and very concerned about his patients' health, needs, and wants. I have had nothing but wonderful visits with this doctor and I totally recommend him to everyone!

5 out of 5 stars Liposculpture

52 Year Old Woman, 4 Children. Louisiana, LA

Muy amigable y profesional. Se nota que ama su profesión y que se esmera en obtener los mejores resultados posibles.

5 out of 5 stars Breast Implants

Could Not Be Happier With My Results and The Doctor! - Metairie, LA

My doctor was very nice, caring and professional. His staff is also very caring and willing to help his patients in any way. I would highly recommend Dr. Metzinger.

5 out of 5 stars Facial Reconstructive Surgery

Facial Surgery After Accident. Metairie, LA

After a horse related accident, the left side of my face was pushed in and bones were broken. Through my regular doctor I found dr. Metzinger. After carefully reviewing my scans, he suggested surgery would be the only good option. Dr. Metzinger took his time explaining what he would do and the fabulous staff helped me with the paperwork. The next day he made time to perform the surgery. The...

5 out of 5 stars African American Rhinoplasty

26 Yrs Old African American Female, Mother of 2. Metairie, LA

He was amazing, he knew what he was talking about and made me feel at ease. He preformed my rhinoplasty, If I ever need anything I will go to him first and only. His nurses are great. Calls me every day to check on me. Great staff

Mom of 17 Yr Old. In Need of Full TT with Lipo - Metairie, LA

Dr. Stephen Metzinger and staff were very warm and understanding of my needs and wants.

*Your results may vary. Any specific claims or permanence length of results vary for each patient and are not guaranteed.

Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and American Board of Plastic Surgery


American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)
The Rhinoplasty Society

Consultation Fee

$100. There is a non-refundable consultation fee: however, it can be applied toward a procedure or surgery.

Awards & Recognition

RealSelf Top Doctor

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Metzinger has hospital affiliations at East Jefferson General Hospital; Children's Hospital; Tulane - Lakeside Hospital.


  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: BS, Biology, Tulane University, 1982
    Graduate: MSPH, Immunology, Tulane School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine, 1983
    Medical: MD, Louisiana State University School of Medicine - New Orleans, 1987
  • Post-Medical School Training

    General Surgery, Carraway Methodist, 1989
    Otolaryngology - Head&Neck Surgery, LSU, 1993
    Plastic Surgery, Johns Hopkins, 1996
    Craniomaxillofacial, R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland, 1997

    Fellowship: AAFPRS with E. Gaylon McCollough, 1994

Treatments offered at Aesthetic Surgical Associates

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Still Have Periods of Congestion One Month After Septoplasty and Turbinate Reduction?

Dear Paul2525: It is normal to have congestion and swelling one month after Septum and Turbinate surgery. Your nose is still healing: however, it... READ MORE

Asymmetry off - I am 14 days out from surgery. (photos)

Dear cpenney83: Thank you for your question. You are still very early in the post-operative recovery period. It typically takes 3 - 6 months for... READ MORE

Is some swelling in upper breast 1-week post explant anything to be worried about? (Photos)

Dear BacktoMe333: Thank you for your question and photos. It is not uncommon for one breast to be a little more swollen than the other, in the... READ MORE

Doctors' opinions on breast implant illness?

Dear _love_yourself: I do not believe that silicone can make people ill. If this was true, illness would occur with other implants( chin, cheek,... READ MORE

Is this much swelling normal? (Photos)

DearRita: Thank you for your question. Post surgical swelling tends to peak around the third day after surgery. It should begin to settle down... READ MORE

Can I get implants with C cup breasts?

Dear Carmel91: Thank you for your question. It is impossible to say for sure without photos and a examination but usually you can get implants.Can... READ MORE

I am looking to get a fat transfer to my breasts from my thighs. Any suggestions? (photos)

Dear 1ww: Thank you for your question. You do not appear to have a large amount of adipose tissue to transfer to the breasts. I believe you may get... READ MORE

Turning 30 in March - hoping to turn back the clock what should I have done? Endoscopic facelift? (Photos)

Dear IM87:Thank you for your question. I think that you are being very hard on yourself. You have a great face. Treatments at this age should be... READ MORE

Silicone implant in Asians?

Dear omethebest 31: Thank you for your question. While I believe dorsal augmentation is best performed using your own body parts(rib, ear,... READ MORE

I think I pulled a muscle 2 days after surgery, will I be ok? (Photo)

Dear Melissa51112:      Please follow up with your surgeon ASAP. It is probably just muscle but in the early post-op period and ounce of prevention is... READ MORE

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*Your results may vary. Any specific claims or permanence length of results vary for each patient and are not guaranteed.