Can Breastfeeding with Implants Cause Sagging?
While there are many wonderful aspects to having a baby, the after effects on a mother’s body can be difficult. Some women opt to get breast lifts and implants to rejuvenate the appearance of their breasts, to pre-baby condition. But what if having and nursing another baby causes…Read More
Getting Ready to Recover
So, you are taking the plunge and getting implant surgery. Here are some suggestions to make recovery more relaxing and pleasant:
- Plan a vacation at one of our participating hotels, either the Pearl River Hilton in Pearl River, NY or Time Hotel in Nyack,…Read More
Why Do Women Want Breast Augmentation?
The reasons for desiring augmentation are many. With almost 300,000 procedures per year (according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons), there must be many reasons. Here we will name a few:
- The most serious reason would be due to having a mastectomy. Some…Read More
Myth or Fact #5 – Breast Implants Cause Cancer
In a long list of breast cancer causes and risk factors, breastcancer.org does not list implants as a potential cause. There has been however, some reports of a very rare lymphoma that forms around the implant and can be removed with the implant. However, according to the Mayo…Read More
Breast Augmentation Is Better Than Ever
A few decades ago, if someone mentioned implants it usually referred to excessively large breasts. But these days, many women are opting for implants, not to gain everyone’s attention, but to feel comfortable with their appearance or to remedy a defective feature, like drooping or sagging. Along with…Read More
In Honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, in honor of that, we want to talk about breast reconstruction after a mastectomy.
Depending on where the woman is in her cancer treatment, she and her surgeon may choose to either have the implants put in place during the…Read More
Myth or Fact #4: You can choose whatever bra cup size you want when you get implants
First, you need to understand that there can be quite a difference in the cup sizing from one bra manufacturer to another, so there is no guarantee that you will fit a specific size after your surgery. When you choose your implants, it’s very important…Read More
Tiny Incision, Big Results
Many women would like to get implants, but are afraid of scarring. These days the incisions are done in a few different ways, such as in the crease on the underside of the breast or around the areola (dark area around the nipple). But the most inconspicuous of…Read More
Myth or Fact #3: It is more difficult to detect breast cancer or lumps with breast implants
With all the discussion of breast cancer awareness and how to detect it early, there is also misinformation about implants. Some say you cannot detect mammary lumps easily with implants. Some say mammograms are less likely to show cancer if there are implants. Some say MRIs cannot detect…Read More
Myth or Fact 2 : Any Cosmetic Surgeon Can Do a Breast Augmentation
Myth or Fact 2: Any Cosmetic Surgeon Can Do a Breast Augmentation
Yes, any surgeon can do cosmetic surgery, but the quality of the results can vary greatly. When you are looking for a professional to improve your appearance, you want to find someone who will do just that….Read More