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Tag Archives: Breast

  1. What Is It Like To Undergo Intravenous Anesthesia?

    If you have chosen to get plastic surgery or if you are considering a cosmetic procedure in the Boston area, you are probably excited about the improvements you anticipate, but you may have some reticence or anxiety about intravenous anesthesia. Every cosmetic surgical procedure requires the use of local anesthesia. When complicated surgery or multiple… Read More

  2. Round & Tear Drop Breast Implant Shape – Which Is Better?

    Are you considering breast augmentation surgery? One of the most common topics of discussion during a consultation with a Boston breast augmentation surgeon about breast augmentation is the choice of an implant shape. People come in all shapes and sizes, so breast implants come in different shapes and sizes too. At the moment my patients… Read More

  3. How Much Do Breast Implants Cost In Boston?

    If you are thinking about having breast implants, you will need to focus on two vital concerns: the cost of a breast implant procedure, and the skill and experience of your plastic surgeon. A number of factors must be considered when you seek a breast augmentation surgeon, and a number of other considerations must go… Read More

  4. Tips For A Healthy Recovery Following A Surgical Procedure

    Recovery from a cosmetic surgical procedure may be quick and easy for some patients, but for most of us here in New England, a full and successful recovery will take a little more time and effort. It is important to understand that the recovery process following plastic surgery will be different for every patient. What… Read More

  5. Saline vs. Silicone Breast Implants

    There seems to be a lot of confusion out there about what distinguishes saline and silicone breast implants currently available in this country. I would like to take this opportunity to clarify some misunderstandings. First of all, the shell of both implants is the same – medical grade silicone. What is different is what the… Read More

  6. Who Qualifies For A Breast Lift Surgery?

    Pregnancy, childbirth, age, gravity, and illnesses each take a role in the health and appearance of your breasts. Clothes do not fit well, and certain styles are out of the question. Perhaps you have a defect that caused one breast to grow, but the other remained flat. The breast lift surgeon will look at your… Read More

  7. Can Plastic Surgery Be Covered By Insurance?

    If you are planning on getting plastic surgery then you should check with your insurance company to see if your procedure is covered by your policy. Some medical insurance policies will cover certain cosmetic procedures and others won’t. It depends on the type of policy you have and the type of procedure that will be… Read More

  8. How Long Is The Recovery Time After Breast Augmentation?

    As breast surgeons, we can tell you that augmentation is a common procedure across the country, but it is still considered surgery. As with any surgery, there will be incisions, bleeding, and some degree of pain and discomfort. There are several options for how the surgery is performed. This means there are various factors that… Read More

  9. Can I Breastfeed My Baby After Breast Augmentation Surgery?

    Often, a young woman decides on working with a breast augmentation surgeon before she is ready to become a mother. But, when the time comes, she is concerned if her choice means she cannot breastfeed her infant. Unfortunately, no one can guarantee a positive outcome with breastfeeding. Other times breastfeeding is no problem at all…. Read More

  10. Breast Implants – Silicone Versus Saline

    No matter the reason a woman is considering breast augmentation or breast implants, there are facts she should know before having surgery. What is the difference between silicone implants versus saline implants? What happens if there is a leak? What is the recovery time? Is scarring an issue? Who is the best breast surgeon in… Read More

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