Silicone vs Saline Breast Implants?

One of the early decisions that a breast augmentation patient must make is saline versus silicone implants.  Silicone implants are going to give a patient a more natural result, both with appearance and feel than saline implants.  Silicone implants are going to be less likely to result in rippling, which is a deformity seen on […]

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How to pick breast implant size

When a patient comes to me for a breast augmentation consult, we have to decide what size implant will achieve the patient’s desired results.  One of the first decisions a patient must decide is whether she wants a natural appearing breast or an augmented appearing breast.  More specifically does the patient want to have natural […]

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How to Pick Your Plastic Surgeon

Make sure he/she is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon and is a member of the American Board of Plastic Surgery.  This is very different from a Board-Certified Cosmetic Surgeon.  Board-Certified Plastic Surgeons must complete a 6 year residency in Plastic Surgery or they must complete a 5 year residency in General Surgery and a 3 year […]

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