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17 08, 2017

Breast Implant Placement Options

By | 2017-08-17T14:39:33+00:00 August 17th, 2017|Body, Breast|1 Comment

There are THREE positions where a breast implant can be placed. 1. SUBGLANDULAR or directly under the breast tissue itself. This position has the least protection for preventing the appearance of implant edges, ripples or wrinkles. However, it can be a very useful position when the patient has a lot of natural breast and desires [...]

1 04, 2017

Achieving Your Desired Breast Size

By | 2017-08-06T00:52:39+00:00 April 1st, 2017|Breast, Tummy Tuck, Uncategorized|0 Comments

When it comes to breast augmentation, most women are now opting for the superior cohesive gel (gummy bear) implants. You should know that they are “shape stable” implants. That means they take on the same shape after they’re implanted as they have in the package. Previous liquid implants were shaped more by the body and [...]

22 11, 2015

Good Plastic Surgery

By | 2015-11-22T17:29:42+00:00 November 22nd, 2015|Breast, Laser Hair Reduction, Mommy Makeover, Tummy Tuck, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Good plastic surgery is not just about vanity it’s about feeling better. • Feeling better about turning back the hands of time. • Feeling better about correcting damage from trauma, cancer, weight fluctuations or pregnancy. • Feeling better and feeling normal about fixing nature’s flaws of shape, size or proportion. • Feeling better about how [...]

19 10, 2015

Mommy Makeover

By | 2017-08-06T00:52:39+00:00 October 19th, 2015|Breast, Mommy Makeover, Tummy Tuck, Uncategorized|2 Comments

Your children are your pride and your joy. They're becoming a little more independent and you know you're not going to have any more. Unfortunately, it is painful to look in the mirror and remember what you used to look like and how much you would like to have your old body back in time [...]

1 08, 2015

Realistic Expectations

By | 2017-08-06T00:52:39+00:00 August 1st, 2015|Breast, Mommy Makeover, Tummy Tuck, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Every plastic surgeon in training is cautioned to avoid patients with “unrealistic expectations”, but what are they and doesn’t everyone have them at some time? Is it the woman who expects to look like her wedding photos and get back her husband’s affections if only she had her facelift and eyelids done? Is it the [...]

1 07, 2015

Plastic Surgery Do’s and Don’ts

By | 2017-08-06T00:52:39+00:00 July 1st, 2015|Breast, Mommy Makeover, Skin, Tummy Tuck, Uncategorized|0 Comments

DO Thoroughly investigate your potential doctor. Not just Board Certification (ABPS.org) but state and hospital credentials. Take a friend / spouse / relative with you to the consultation and compare notes later. Turn your intuition on HIGH when you visit a new office. Keep on the lookout for things that don’t “feel” right. Make certain [...]

1 05, 2015

Why You Don’t Want Your Surgeon Using Breast Sizers

By | 2017-08-06T00:52:39+00:00 May 1st, 2015|Breast|0 Comments

1. It is well established that surgical techniques that minimize touching the implants and skin before placing them in the breast pockets have better outcomes. Reduced rates of capsular contracture (The most common serious complication of augmentation mammoplasty) and reduced infection are just a few of the advantages. Most surgeons now use a "NO touch" [...]

10 04, 2015

Mommy Makeover Recovery

By | 2015-04-10T19:31:42+00:00 April 10th, 2015|Breast, Mommy Makeover, Tummy Tuck, Uncategorized|2 Comments

The mommy makeover has two and sometimes three parts; the abdomen, the breasts and sometimes a labia modification. This is as good attempt to get you back to your pre-baby(s) figure and appearance. The tummy tuck is primarily done to remove excess abdominal skin damaged by pregnancy or weight gains and losses. The second reason [...]

1 02, 2015

Are Your Breast Implants TICKING TIME BOMBS?

By | 2015-02-01T05:24:48+00:00 February 1st, 2015|Breast, Uncategorized|0 Comments

In a single word…..no. It makes for great fiction and TV drama, but there is no real danger that your breast implants are going to explode, suddenly deflate, or cause you any immediate pain or problems. Both clinical studies (and the TV Show Mythbusters) have subjected breast implants to just about everything that could occur [...]