Can Breast Asymmetry Be Corrected Without Implants?

One of the most common conditions women experience is breast asymmetry, where one breast is a different size and/or shape than the other. While some women address this issue with breast augmentation, using breast implants of different sizes or shapes to achieve greater symmetry, this approach is not right for ... Continue Reading

Is Breast Asymmetry Common?

Many patients come to our practice wondering and worried about breast asymmetry. This condition is not only common, but generally nothing at all to be concerned about. Some estimates suggest that as many as 80 percent of women have some form of breast asymmetry, which means that the breasts are ... Continue Reading

How Old Is Too Old for Breast Augmentation?

Most women who receive a breast augmentation do so in their 20s and 30s, but what if you’re interested in this procedure outside that age range? We often see women who are considering breast enhancement surgery in their 40s, 50s, and beyond. Our experienced plastic surgeons recognize that the desire ... Continue Reading

Are Smaller Breast Implants More Popular?

Cosmetic preferences change over time, particularly from decade to decade. This can include tastes in makeup, fashion, and physical appearance. In some years, large, voluminous hourglass shapes become more popular and then a few years later the majority may favor smaller, more petite figures. Currently, the preferred look is trending ... Continue Reading

Are Breast Implants Safe?

Breast augmentation is and has been one of the most popular aesthetic procedures year after year. Millions of women around the world have received this surgery and been pleased with the results. That said, all surgery carries some risk. The best way to reduce that risk is to choose a ... Continue Reading

Tips to Make Mommy Makeover Recovery Easier

Post-pregnancy surgery, also called a Mommy Makeover, can help women restore their bodies after childbirth. One of the most important steps of the process begins after the surgery is complete. A full recovery requires following some simple directions, giving yourself time to rest and heal, and maintaining a positive attitude ... Continue Reading

Breast Lift Vs. Augmentation: How Do I Choose?

It should not come as a surprise that two of the most common plastic surgery procedures are breast enhancement operations. Breasts come in all shapes and sizes, and a woman’s body often changes over time, so many individuals seek to improve their appearance by modifying this area. Breast augmentation and ... Continue Reading

Can Exercise Alone Correct Gynecomastia?

Gynecomastia is a condition that can affect men of various ages and causes the breasts to take on an enlarged appearance. Since gynecomastia can result in excess fat forming on the chest, many men spend hours in the gym doing chest exercises in an attempt to sculpt the chest. However, ... Continue Reading

What Causes Gynecomastia?

Men with gynecomastia are experiencing a condition in which the chest has an excess of fat, skin, and/or glandular breast tissue. With the resulting “enlargement” of the breasts, gynecomastia can produce feelings of pronounced self-consciousness and a low self-esteem. While the exact cause of gynecomastia is still unknown, doctors have ... Continue Reading