PATIENT RESOURCES / DR’s Blog

My Advice for Those Considering Breast Augmentation

My Advice for Those Considering Breast Augmentation

Categories: Breast Augmentation ,

An area of plastic surgery that I sub-specialize in is surgery of the breast. I love sculpting and creating a beautiful and natural looking breast. I do so with breast implants, with fat transfer and even by moving tissue from one area to another There is no perfect surgery, and everyone needs something tailored to their own needs and goals. Some patients would look great with a small breast implant that has a teardrop shape; while others may want something larger and fuller at the top of the breast.

Breast Implants vs Fat Transfer for Breast Augmentation

Breast Implants vs Fat Transfer for Breast Augmentation

Categories: Breast Augmentation ,Breast Fat Transfer ,

Which is better… an implant or fat transfer for a breast augmentation? Will it give me a more natural looking result? I get asked this question a lot from patients, from doctors, even from people who I meet socially. There is a lot of interest in breast enhancement and augmentation. With everything, there are pros and cons to each and every choice.

Don’t SUPERSIZE My Breasts!

Don’t SUPERSIZE My Breasts!

Categories: Breast Augmentation ,

Presumably, people think that these super-sized breasts look good? And obviously surgeons either agree or are at least willing to acquiesce and put them into people. The question is WHY? Do they really look that good? Will patients be happy if they have giant breasts? If bigger is good, is gigantic better? Many people may think so, but I disagree.

The Longevity of Breast Implants: Do They Have To Be Replaced?

The Longevity of Breast Implants: Do They Have To Be Replaced?

Categories: Breast Augmentation ,Breast Reconstruction ,

I see a lot of patients for breast surgery. It is a significant part of my practise. I do both cosmetic breast surgery and reconstructive breast surgery. One of the questions that I often get from both groups is how long will my implants last? I tell my patients that we really don’t know. In general, they are very robust.

Recovery Series Vol.2: What to Expect Following a Breast Augmentation

Recovery Series Vol.2: What to Expect Following a Breast Augmentation

Categories: Breast Augmentation ,Breast Implants ,Breast Lift ,Recovery Series ,

Previously, I wrote about the Mommy Makeover and what the recovery process entails. Today I am going to do the same for breast augmentation. Breast augmentation is one of the most satisfying surgeries to perform as a surgeon. It gives women a fuller, beautiful breast with minimal recovery time.

Why Breast Surgery is my Specialty

Why Breast Surgery is my Specialty

Categories: Breast Augmentation ,Breast Fat Transfer ,Breast Implants ,Breast Lift ,Breast Reconstruction ,Breast Reduction ,Plastic Surgery ,

With so many plastic surgeons doing cosmetic surgery as well as breast augmentation surgery, you would think it would be a straight forward procedure. This misconception couldn’t be further from the truth.