Deciding the best time to Schedule your Breast Augmentation

best time to schedule breast augmentation

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 …

FAQs about Axillary Breast Tissue Removal

axillary breast tissue removal

New York City, NY It can make you self-conscious about wearing sleeveless shirts. It can cause skin irritation as it rubs against your clothing. It can become swollen or tender, especially during your period or pregnancy. What is it? Axillary breast tissue—or accessory breast tissue. This refers to breast tissue that forms in atypical areas, usually near the armpit. Preminger …

What you should know about the Voluntary Breast Implant Recall

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New York City, NY A few months ago, breast implant warnings made headlines when the Federal Food & Drug Administration (FDA) notified the public of a rare spectrum disorder known as breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). This disorder presents symptoms such as swelling of the breast, breast pain, or a lump in the breast or armpit. BIA-ALCL is …

How to Decide if your Breast Implants should be Replaced or Removed

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New York City, NY Approximately 1 out of every 20 women in America has received breast implants, a procedure that has been around for about four decades. Regardless of how long you have had your implants, you may wonder about getting them replaced or removed. Patients may want to upgrade their implants to a newer, safer version, or may opt …

Breast Implant Safety- What do I need to know about ALCL if I have Breast Implants or am Considering getting them?

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New York City, NY Breast implant safety has been making the news lately. The FDA recently concluded two day of hearings on the subject of breast implants, seeking panel recommendations on the issues informed consent, BIA-ALCL, and the rare but disturbing emergence of Breast Implants Illness or BII. Like any surgical procedure, breast augmentation is associated with certain risks. One …

Continuing an Active Lifestyle after Breast Augmentation

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New York City, NY Choosing a board-certified plastic surgeon for your breast augmentation will ensure that your procedure is successful, and exceeds your expectations, especially for patients who wish to continue an active lifestyle after they fully recover. Factors to consider when getting breast augmentation are type, size, and placement of the implants. Understanding your options, and discussing your active …

IDEAL Breast Implants, what’s the buzz about?

IDEAL breast implants

New York City, NY Have you heard the buzz about IDEAL breast implants? These implants are fairly new on the market, but provide patients with a natural look and feel similar to silicone, but with the safety of saline. A female plastic surgeon in Manhattan, Dr. B. Aviva Preminger, wants to share with you the exciting news about IDEAL implants …

Is it time for a Breast Lift

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New York City, NY A breast lift is also called a mastopexy and can be helpful in recontouring the breasts for a more desired look, and it can even boost self-confidence. Sometimes it is performed in conjunction with breast augmentation. A breast lift provides many benefits, which we will discuss on our blog today. If you have been considering getting …

Is an Areola Reduction Right for Me

is an areola reduction right for me

Disproportionate or overly large areolae can cause your breast to appear uneven, not to mention it may bring on feelings that make you feel self-conscious. Thankfully, areola reduction in Manhattan may be an option for you to help you feel more confident and give your body the appearance of even breasts. Let’s take a look at what the areolae are, …