Bathing Suits and Breast Implants – It’s Summer!

It’s bathing suit season and time for those breast implants you have been coveting, so let’s talk about the breast implant called the Gummy Bear in this post. Despite its playful name, these implants really offer some wonderful opportunities for breast augmentation procedures. Made from a high-strength silicone gel, the Gummy Bear implant by Sientra […]

Simultaneous Breast Implants and Breast Lift is Safe and Effective

I just completed a recent study that you might be interested in.  With a skilled surgeon and proper patient selection, combining breast augmentation implant surgery with a breast lift into one surgical procedure can be safe and effective, as reported in Aesthetic Surgery Journal. We conducted a retrospective review of the medical records of 615 […]

Tips and More About Breast Implants

Because our practice does a lot of breast implant surgery, we are frequently asked to answer the many questions women have about the surgery and about implants and mammography.  Two very good articles were just posted on the web with a lot of information you may find useful if you are having breast implant surgery […]

The Quest for Perfect Breasts

We’ve been in the perfect breast business for many years always staying on top of what’s new.  But with all the chatter out there about good, better and best, there’s a lot of confusion.  Charlie, our plastic surgery director and “insider,” decided to share some insight on her blog this month.  Check out the post […]

New York! New York!

The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the Aesthetic Surgery Education and Research Foundation are hosting the “The Aesthetic Meeting 2013” in New York City.  Yes, it’s a wonderful town, and I am having a ball in between lectures and a “Cool Night Out in Manhattan” where I am demonstrating CoolSculpting with the rest […]

Silicone Breast Implants – Bigger Than Ever

New statistics released this week by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) point to the fact that silicone breast implants have made a big comeback in cosmetic procedures (http://bit.ly/ZLbmGa). I was an active opponent to the 1992 FDA ban of silicone breast implants used in cosmetic procedures. The ban was based on junk […]

Roos, Crocs and Plastic Surgery – Oh My!

I’m off to Australia to speak at the 35th annual Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) Conference in Darwin from July 3rd to the 7th. The Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery brings members of the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons and the New Zealand Association of Plastic Surgeons together to talk about all the new procedures […]