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Breast Augmentation

Breast implants vs breast lift – picking the right procedure for you

Rod Rohrich, MD, FACS | Dallas, TX Friday, June 09, 2017

Which breast procedure is right for your aesthetic goals? Your board-certified plastic surgeon can help you choose between a breast augmentation and a breast lift.


Fact or fiction? Popular myths and other misconceptions about breast implants debunked

Olivia Hutchinson, MD | New York, NY Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Breast augmentation is the most popular cosmetic surgery procedure, according to the latest statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).


Do I need to change my breast implants every 10 years?

Jonathan Kaplan, MD | San Francisco, CA Friday, April 07, 2017

Patients that are researching breast augmentation have likely read that breast implants need to be replaced every 10 years, but is this fact or fiction?


Rejuvenate your breast shape and volume with simultaneous breast lift and augmentation

Jay Lucas, MD | Knoxville, TN Thursday, January 19, 2017

Women may experience sagging and volume loss in their breasts as they age, however, plastic surgery can offset these changes and rejuvenate their breasts.


The top five procedures to help you look your best for the holidays

Paul Vitenas, Jr., MD | Houston, TX Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Who doesn't want to look fabulous during the holidays? The problem is, a refreshed and rejuvenated appearance takes time and planning. Now that summer is over, it is the time to make an appointment with your board-certified plastic surgeon.


Breast implants recovery stages and the issue of pain

Tarick Smaili, MD | Beverly Hills, CA Friday, October 28, 2016

The breast implants recovery stages involve some pain, although it is generally "manageable" with the right pain management treatment.


All about breast implant profiles

Cameron Craven, MD | Austin, TX Monday, August 29, 2016

When it comes to breast augmentation there are many different options to choose from. Implants come in different sizes, shapes and materials. However, the most commonly misunderstood characteristic of breast implants is their "profile."


The five factors of breast augmentation

Cameron Craven, MD | Austin, TX Friday, July 29, 2016

The final result of any breast augmentation procedure is determined by a series of choices that the patient (with the counsel of their surgeon) will make. Here are the five main factors to consider regarding breast augmentation.


Design for natural breast augmentation

Olivier Branford, MD, PhD | London, England Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Natural breast beauty in breast augmentation may be achieved consistently using simple ‘ICE’ principle for surgical planning, claims study in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.


New year, new you and plastic surgery: Is there something to this slogan?

Karen Horton, MD, FACS, FRCSC | San Francisco, CA Wednesday, January 27, 2016

These plastic surgery procedures can help you achieve your New Year's resolutions.


Importance of size and proportion in breast augmentation

Terrence Murphy, MD | Englewood, CO Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Successful aesthetic breast surgery, including breast implants, is all about a keen understanding of appropriate breast size and proportions.


Misconceptions about breast augmentation and lift

Jaime Schwartz, MD | Beverly Hills, CA Wednesday, August 12, 2015

A breast augmentation and lift is an excellent option for women who want to restore fullness and correct sagging that can occur after having children, losing weight or with aging.


The four S's when considering breast augmentation

Joshua Greenwald, MD | Harrison, NY Friday, April 18, 2014

Breast augmentation remains the most popular cosmetic surgery procedure in the nation. As the number of surgeries continue to grow, so do the advancements. It's important to consider the four S's of breast augmentation surgery.


2013 stats reveal advances in plastic surgery driving growth

David Reath, MD | Knoxville, TN Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Our number one cosmetic procedure was breast augmentation, followed by rhinoplasty (nose reshaping), eyelid surgery, liposuction and facelifts.


'Tis the season for plastic surgery?

Jeffrey Weinzweig, MD | Chicago, IL Wednesday, November 06, 2013

Shopping malls and airports aren't the only places that see more action around the holidays. This is also the time of year that merry-makers crowd the offices of plastic surgeons everywhere.


What's hot? Gummy bear implants

Earl Campbell, MD | Calgary, AB Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Breast augmentation is consistently the most popular cosmetic surgical procedure in the U.S.; more than 286,000 were performed last year. For women interested in implants, traditional silicone and saline devices were the only option available to women…until now.


Some things never change: Popular plastic surgery procedures by age

Marcel Malek, MD | Scottsdale, AZ Wednesday, July 31, 2013

While each individual's needs and wants differ when it comes to choosing a procedure, the most popular cosmetic surgeries can be broken down by age group. While trends in plastic surgery vary from year to year, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons' 2012 statistics report shows that some procedures are consistently popular with certain age groups.


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