46 Articles on Breast Augmentation

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A New Breast

A practical method that can provide patients with natural-looking results as well as offer surgeons reduced time in the OR. (Courtesy of George J. Bitar, M.D., F.A.C.S.)

Read Carefully Before Your Consultation

Decisions about implant type, size, incision, and pocket location will have a permanent effect on your breasts. Too often these decisions are based upon "patient choice" or "surgeon preference," rather than the conclusions of the best scientific articles. (Courtesy of Steven Teitelbaum, M.D., F.A.C.S.)

The Breast Boom Continues...

The great silicone fear of the 90's is vanishing, breasts are in again! Everyday, a large number of women are seeking enhancement of the breast size or shape. (Courtesy of Christian G. Drehsen, M.D.)

24-Hour Recovery

Does the idea of a virtually pain-free breast augmentation seem too good to be true? (Courtesy of Steven Teitelbaum, M.D., F.A.C.S.)

Breast enlargement

Breast enlargement is a popular cosmetic surgery procedure designed to change the size and shape of a womans breasts. This procedure can increase the cup size of your breasts and/or balance an asymmetrical appearance. Also known as augmentation mammaplasty, breast augmentation can also restore fullness to saggy breasts. (Courtesy of Bruce Chau, D.O., F.A.C.O.S.)

Breast reduction surgery

Dr. Chau will work with you to accomplish your beauty goals and relieve you from any unnecessary pain. This is done through the removal of fat, glandular tissue, and skin from the breasts. (Courtesy of Bruce Chau, D.O., F.A.C.O.S.)

The Silicone Breast Implant Controversy

There has been a great deal of controversy regarding the safety of silicone breast implants. For the women who have implants, conflicting media reports can be a source of considerable stress. As a plastic surgeon performing breast surgery for over twenty years and a woman who has had silicone gel breast implants from 1985 to 1997, I hope to help inform women regarding this topic. (Courtesy of Julian B. Gordon, M.D.)

Tuberous (Tubular) Breasts

Women visiting our Santa Rosa plastic surgery office sometimes ask to have their “Snoopy Dog” breasts corrected. A “Snoopy Dog” breast has a narrow base, a large areola, and a nipple that looks down towards the floor. (Courtesy of Plastic Surgery Associates of Santa Rosa)


Whether you want to increase the size of your breasts, reduce their size or undergo reconstruction following cancer treatment, Dr. Parkins can help. She offers advanced procedures in breast augmentation, reduction and reconstruction and will work with you to help you achieve your goals. (Courtesy of Belissa Plastic Surgery)

Breast Procedures

One of the most frequently performed cosmetic surgery procedures in the U.S., breast augmentation can give women with small or unevenly sized breasts a fuller, firmer, better-proportioned look through the placement of implants in the breast. (Courtesy of Michael S. Meininger, M.D.)

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Questions To Ask Your Doctor

21 Things You Should Ask Your Doctor During Your First Visit

You've scheduled your initial consultation, now what? Be sure to print the following list of 21 questions and take them to your first visit. It's all about being prepared!

Do you generally place the implants above or below the muscle, and why?
How can I minimize pain, recovery time, and scarring with breast augmentation?
What's the best way to determine the size of implant to take my breasts from the size they are to the size I want them to be?
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