Breast Procedures

Breast Augmentation

Breast Augmentation, also known as augmentation mammaplasty, is a procedure that uses implants to increase the fullness and shape of the breasts. It is currently the most popular type of cosmetic surgery performed. Women choose to get breast implants for a wide variety of reasons: • Fulfill a desire for bigger breasts • Improve the … Read More

Breast Lift

A breast lift, or mastopexy, is a surgical procedure that lifts and reshapes the breasts. It can also reduce the size of the areola (the dark skin surrounding the nipple) Many women seek mastopexy following weight loss, pregnancy, lactation or menopause. Pre-op preparation: • Do not take aspirin or anti-inflammatory medications. • If you smoke, … Read More

Breast Reconstruction Surgery

Breast reconstruction surgery restores breast appearance for women who have had their breast (s) removed to treat breast cancer. A plastic surgeon rebuilds the breast so it is about the same size and shape as it was before the mastectomy. The nipple and the darker area surrounding the nipple (the areola) can also be surgically … Read More

Breast Reduction

Breast Reduction is an operative procedure in which breast tissue and excess breast skin are removed. The removal of breast tissue results in a smaller breast. Removal of excess skin results in a breast that is higher on the chest wall and more aesthetic. This is an important component of this operation, because it allows … Read More