Category Archives: Breast Augmentation

Choosing a Male or Female Plastic Surgeon

San Diego breast augmentation surgeon discusses ways to choose between a male or female plastic surgeon.

When it comes to choosing a plastic surgeon, many women think that they’ll feel more comfortable taking off their clothes and talking about cosmetic improvements with a female doctor. In fact, this is one of the main reasons why women choose a female plastic surgeon for their San Diego breast augmentation or other procedure. While the desire to choose a female…

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Antibiotics after Breast Augmentation

Dr. Arthur Cambeiro explains the use of antibiotics after breast augmentation in Las Vegas.

If your plastic surgeon prescribes an antibiotic for you to take following your breast augmentation in Las Vegas, don’t let it frighten you. The truth is, the use of an antibiotic after breast surgery is merely a precaution – part of your surgeon’s plan to ensure your safety and health. As my colleague Dr. Mark Freeman explains in his recent…

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Silicone Breast Implant Safety: Resources You Need

Illinois breast augmentation surgeon discusses safety features related to breast implants.

After over a decade of study, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the use of silicone gel implants for the majority of breast surgery patients in November 2006. But that was nowhere near the final word on silicone gel implant safety. Many women who received older versions of silicone implants in the 1980s continue to claim that they…

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Breast Augmentation: When’s the Right Time?

San Diego breast augmentation surgeon answers the question, "When is the right time?"

There’s no doubt that breast augmentation can be life-changing, but women should still be careful about what they expect from their procedure and when they choose to have it. Plenty of my cosmetic surgery patients choose San Diego area breast augmentation to celebrate some kind of life-changing event – they’re getting married or promoted, or their children have graduated –…

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Breast Augmentation: What’s Your “Ideal”?

Learn about "ideal" breast augmentation results from a Long Island surgeon.

If you’ve been considering breast augmentation surgery on Long Island and have finally decided to do it, you will probably spend a lot of time thinking about, possibly even agonizing over, the shape and size you want to achieve. Here are a few things to consider before your initial consultation with your plastic surgeon: 1. What breast shape should I…

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