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Learn About Breast Enhancement

Now that you've decided to embark on this journey to a new you, it's time to do your homework. Below are videos, testimonials, and articles to help you understand more about breast augmentation, breast lift, breast reconstruction, and breast reduction. We know how important it is to make an educated decision about these procedures. Our goal at AboutPlasticSurgery is to provide you with as much information as possible to arrive at that decision.

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Breast Augmentation

If you're considering breast augmentation surgery, you probably have quite a few questions about the type of implant (saline vs. silicone), placement (above or below the breast), recovery time, and many other things. The videos, testimonials, and articles below will help answer many of your questions.

 
Gummy Bear Implants

Gummy Bear Implants

Santa Monica, California based plastic surgeon Dr. Steven Teitelbaum dicusses Gummy Bear Implants (Form-stable implants). (View profile for Steven Teitelbaum, M.D., F.A.C.S)

September 1, 2009    2 min. 13 seconds

 
Breast Implant Types

Breast Implant Types

Baltimore plastic surgeon, Dr. Michael Cohen, speaks about the different Maryland breast augmentation implant types- silicone and saline. (View profile for Michael Cohen, M.D. and Larry Lickstein, M.D.)

February 19, 2010    1 min.

 
Breast Enhancement Procedures

Breast Enhancement Procedures

Plastic Surgeons, Drs. Stanley G. Poulos and Yngvar Hvistendahl; The Plastic Surgery Specialists of Greenbrae, CA speak about the popularity of breast enhancements, the different types and touch on their ability to correct a bad procedure. (View profile for Plastic Surgery Specialists - CA)

July 9, 2008    1 min. 27 seconds

 
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"I was incredibly impressed with the service I received. I have recommended Dr. Warnock to many people. He and his staff were great and made the experience great. Had I known it was going to be this easy and enjoyable I would have done it much sooner... (more)

"Dr. Clark and Staff, I cannot express how pleased I am with my results from my surgery. Your office exudes such class and professionalism and I was treated with a level of care and respect that I have never experienced before from a medical office. Dr. Clark, your sincerity... (more)

"Dr. Poulos, Throughout life you meet different people and cross paths. Some you know for a long time and others just briefly. Though my circumstances were unfortunate I am so grateful to have crossed paths with you! You are such a dedicated woman to your profession... (more)

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Breast Lift

Breast lift, also known as mastopexy, is a procedure used to lift or change the shape of the breast. Depending on the look you're trying to achieve, you may either opt for a full breast lift or modified breast lift. This discussion is best had with your doctor, but the videos, testimonials, and articles below will help you get started.

 
Breast Lift Surgery in California

LaserBra

Plastic Surgeon, Doctor Grant Stevens of Marina del Ray, California performs LaserBra surgery on a patient to reduce her breast size. (View profile for Marina Plastic Surgery Associates)

June 26, 2008    3min. 5 seconds

 
Breast Lift Surgery Options

Breast Lift Surgery Options

Dr. Brian s Glatt, MD, FACS describes breast lift (mastopexy) surgery options and incisions. (View profile for Brian S. Glatt, M.D.)

September 27, 2009    1 min. 3 seconds

 
Breast Lift Surgery in Maryland

Breast Lift Surgery in Maryland

Baltimore plastic surgeon, Dr. Michael Cohen, reviews Baltimore Breast Lift procedure and patient testimonials. (View profile for Michael Cohen, M.D. and Larry Lickstein, M.D.)

February 19, 2010    1 min.

 
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"I am a 45-year-old mother of two teenagers... After meeting Dr. Grover, I knew that I had finally found the right surgeon... my results were absolutely amazing!... Two weeks post-surgery, when my dressing, tape and stitches were removed, my husband took his first thorough... (more)

"I could not be happier with the results achieved as well as the overall service and experience in Athens. Every care was taken to make sure I understood the benefits of having a breast lift as well as the risks and potential complications. I felt that Dr. Kapositas met... (more)

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Breast Reconstruction

If you've had a mastectomy, injury, or other life-changing event that requires breast reconstruction, this is not a procedure to undertake lightly. Whether you're considering the tissue expander technique or flap reconstruction, you're likely to get some questions answered in the videos, testimonials, and articles below.

 
Breast Reconstruction

Breast Reconstruction

Plastic Surgeon, Doctor John Sherman of New York, New York explains that breast reconstruction surgery is designed to reconstruct a breast that has been removed due to cancer. (View profile for John E. Sherman, M.D., F.A.C.S.)

July 17, 2008    43 seconds

 
New Techniques in Breast Reconstruction

New Techniques in Breast Reconstruction

Dallas Texas Plastic Surgeon Dr. Ricardo Meade discusses breast cancer and new techniques used in breast reconstruction surgery to bring back the natural look of the patients breasts after a Mastectomy. (View profile for Ricardo A. Meade, M.D.)

August 26, 2008    2 min. 51 seconds

 
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"Dr. Rast, There aren't enough words to thank you for all you've done for me. A breast cancer diagnosis can be overwhelming with all the decisions and unknowns. I will always remember out first appointment when you so patiently explained my options and answered my... (more)

"Dear Dr. Whiteman, There aren't enough words to express my gratitude. I feel like a different person now. I can dress up with confidence. I no longer have the fear of being uneven and being noticed. You are a great person and your sweet personality made me feel very... (more)

"Dr. Goldman is the most compassionate doctor I have met. I interviewed many plastic surgeons prior to my mastectomy and reconstruction. He was the most honest and caring doctor. The quality of his work is beautiful. You would never know that I had reconstruction. I can... (more)

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Breast Reduction

Also known as reduction mammoplasty, breast reduction is geared toward men with gynecomastia and women who are not breast feeding. This procedure is generally a good idea if you have overly large breasts, which can lead to chronic back problems and breathing problems in the long run. Watch the videos below and read the testimonials and articles to find out more about breast reduction.

 
Breast Reduction and Lift

Breast Reduction and Lift

Dr. Emily McLaughlin with West Magnolia Plastic Surgery says weight loss and gravity are the two things that affect women\'s breasts the most resulting in the need for either a breast reduction or a breast lift. (View profile for Emily McLaughlin, M.D., F.A.C.S.)

November 16, 2009    2 min. 33 seconds

 
Real Housewives Tamra Breast Reduction

Real Housewives Tamra Breast Reduction

The Real Housewives of Orange County star Tamra Barney works with Newport Beach Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Milind Ambe on a breast reduction after getting implants too large for her body 18 years prior. (View profile for Milind K. Ambe, M.D.)

April 10, 2009    5 min. 5 seconds

 
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"Dr. Weinrach, ... My life has changed because of my surgery. I have had large breasts for 16 years, and have had to live with wearing clothes that are too big, bra straps that cut into my shoulders, back and neck pain and migraines. That is just a few of the struggles that I... (more)

"It has been a year ago this month since I underwent breast reduction surgery. At 20 years old I was extremely unhappy with my appearance. Dr. Davis was so personable and understanding with all my questions and concerns. He explained the procedure, benefits and risks... (more)

"How blessed I am to have found such a gifted plastic surgeon and a caring person. I am so happy with the results of my surgery. It took me almost three years to find a plastic surgeon, who I felt comfortable with doing by breast reduction. Your thoroughness and professional... (more)

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