Difference between Saline and Silicone Breast Implants

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New York City, NY Whether saline or silicone breast implants are best for breast augmentation is a continuing discussion. While some plastic surgeons see more benefits of the saline implant versus the silicone implant, the opposite is true also. Even though both forms provide a variety of sizes from which to choose and have excellent safety records, the final decision …

Benefits of a Breast Lift after Pregnancy

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New York City, NY Pregnancy and motherhood can be an exciting time for many women. While moms love the experience of being a mother, they might not feel so overjoyed with how pregnancy changes their figure. If your breasts sag due to pregnancy or breastfeeding, a breast lift may be the solution you are looking for. Board-certified plastic surgeon in …

3 reasons to see your NYC Breast Surgeon once a Decade

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New York City, NY The average American sees their doctor about four times per year. Women visit their OB/GYNs annually. If you have had a breast augmentation, how often should you see your plastic surgeon for a follow-up? It may surprise you to learn that it is recommended to have follow-up visits with your plastic surgeon about once every 10 …

4 Facts about Breast Augmentation

New York City, NY Deciding to undergo breast augmentation is a significant decision, usually full of questions and concerns for most patients. From the size of the implants to what to expect during recovery, these variables should be discussed with your plastic surgeon so that you can achieve the best results. Your board-certified plastic surgeon in New York City, Dr. …

Getting Breast Implants After Breastfeeding

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New York City, NY In both 2017 and 2018, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons reported breast augmentation as the most popular plastic surgery procedure performed in the U.S. Many women who have breastfed choose to get breast implants to enhance the size, shape, and fullness of their breasts. Dr. B. Aviva Preminger, a celebrity plastic surgeon in Manhattan, wants …

Correcting Breast Asymmetry in Manhattan

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New York City, NY When buying a bra or trying on a bathing suit, have you noticed that a difference in the size or shape of your breasts? Breast asymmetry is frustrating and embarrassing … and common. This condition affects more than half of all women. However, for some, this asymmetry is more pronounced. There are a number of reasons …

Unsuspecting Reasons to get a Breast Lift

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New York City, NY The most common reason to get a breast lift is to adjust the appearance or shape of the breast area after pregnancy or extreme weight loss to restore a more healthy, youthful look. Although the elevation of sagging breasts is the number one result of a breast lift, it is not the only desired goal. Your …

Can Breast Implants be too Big?

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New York City, NY Breast augmentation surgery is an important decision, and the increase in size is a significant factor. Your overall satisfaction is key, but when it comes to breast size, bigger is not always a better choice. Petite women may find larger breasts cause them to look disproportionate. In addition, larger implants could cause strain and discomfort in …

Deciding the best time to Schedule your Breast Augmentation

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New York City, NY Planning for any surgical procedure can be difficult when you have an incredibly busy schedule. Shifting things around in your daily home or work responsibilities can be a hassle but is necessary when you undergo breast augmentation. Just as with any other surgery, your body must have time to heal from the procedure. In today’s blog, …

Implant Recall shows the growing Threat of Breast Implant Illness

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New York City, NY Breast augmentation is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures. Each year, millions of women receive breast implants, which the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) deems as approved medical devices. But, that does not mean breast implants come without any risks. It is up to each patient as to whether they feel the associated risks …