Category Archives: Breast

Which Breast Augmentation Incision Is Best?

Which incision location is best

When I perform breast augmentation, I offer my Dallas area patients 3 incision types, and they usually want to know which is best. The truth is that there is no single choice that is better than another; rather, the question should be which incision is best for which patient. The choice depends on a number of factors which are discussed during…

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Natural Breast Augmentation With Sientra® Implants

Breast augmentation with Sientra implants for natural results

A lot of the patients who come to see me for breast augmentation in the Tacoma and Seattle area want to know which breast implants will look the most natural. Although different options work best for different patients, Sientra’s shaped silicone implants are commonly chosen due to a number of benefits: A natural look: Sientra implants come in round and…

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Making a Case for Saline Implants

Chicago plastic surgeon makes a case for saline implants versus silicone implants.

Across the country, silicone breast implants are experiencing a surge in popularity. But the story is a bit different among my breast augmentation patients in Chicago. Silicone implants can create beautiful results, to be sure — and patients are taking notice. A statistical survey from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons® revealed that 72% of breast implants placed last year…

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Are Textured Implants Right for You?

Chicago plastic surgeon discusses which implant is best, smooth or textured.

Many of the women who come to my practice near Chicago for breast augmentation come to me with an idea of the size and type of implants they want. There are some factors women tend to be less sure about, though, even if they have done a lot of research. One such factor is breast implant texture. Breast implants come…

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Breast Augmentation Checklist: Planning Your Surgery

Chicago plastic surgeon shares the do's and don't's when preparing for your breast augmentation surgery.

I have been performing breast augmentation for years, so I’m well aware of the many factors that go into planning a surgery. My own planning involves getting to know my patient, surgical preparation, and paperwork, but patients also have a lot to keep track of. Here is a handy checklist you can use if you’re planning a breast augmentation procedure:…

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