Breast

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Posted: March 03, 2021
Breast lift surgery addresses ptosis (sagging) and nipple position, both of which can result from the process of aging or from fluctuations in breast volume such as accompanies pregnancy and nursing. The amount of ptosis present determines the type of breast lift that will be performed. There… Read Full Post
Posted: February 01, 2021
Breast augmentation is a cosmetic procedure designed to improve the size and shape of the bust. With augmentation, our board-certified plastic surgeons can address a number of aesthetic issues, including: Breasts that are too small for the frame Asymmetrical breast tissue Inadequate cleavage… Read Full Post
Posted: October 05, 2020
Mommy makeover surgery focuses on the parts of the body that are impacted most by pregnancy. Common treatment areas include the legs, hips, buttocks, waist, abdomen, low back, and breasts. Some mommy makeover procedures also include treatments for the arms, neck, and face. What will be included in… Read Full Post
Posted: September 14, 2020
Breast reduction can help improve physical comfort. During breast reduction surgery, heavy, lumpy, and asymmetrical fat and tissue is removed from the breasts before loose and sagging skin is excised. The end result is smaller, more comfortable, and more complimentary breasts that no longer cause… Read Full Post
Posted: August 04, 2020
Fat transfer is an incredibly effective way to add volume, structure, and symmetry to areas of the body that may be lacking. Using fat from your own body serves the dual purpose of sculpting a donor site and providing a filler that is quickly accepted, entirely compatible, and able to produce… Read Full Post
Posted: May 08, 2020
Pregnancy, childbirth, and nursing will change your body. The daily impact of taking care of, nurturing, and raising children can also cause physical changes. Many of these changes, such as fat accumulations and sagging skin, may not respond to diet, exercise, and similar efforts, leaving many… Read Full Post
Posted: April 02, 2020
Following breast enhancement, your body’s natural healing response will form a capsule around each breast implant. This capsule, made of primarily of collagen, can contain some scar tissue which, over time, may harden and squeeze the implant. This condition, known as capsular contracture, can … Read Full Post
Posted: January 27, 2020
From 2010 – 2019, the five most popular plastic surgery procedures were: Breast Augmentation Nose Reshaping (Rhinoplasty) Liposuction Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty) Facelift Tummy tuck surgery and facelift alternated as the fifth most popular surgical procedure throughout the decade, with… Read Full Post
Posted: December 10, 2019
How long does it take to recover from a mommy makeover? Recovery from a mommy makeover is slightly different for every woman. Factors including the number and type of procedures that were used for your makeover, your body’s natural response to surgery, and your commitment to following pre and… Read Full Post
Posted: November 07, 2019
Both breast augmentation and breast lift surgery can improve the appearance of the bust, but they are designed to address very different things. Breast augmentation focuses on creating volume, ideal projection, and a more womanly upper body. Breast lift is focused on eliminating loose and sagging… Read Full Post