Category Archives: Breast Augmentation


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Springtime Plastic Surgery

Spring is a great time for plastic surgery, because the weather is still cool enough to stay indoors to heal (for a reasonable amount of time). In the summer, it can be hard to stay stuck indoors while everyone else is cooling off by the pool. You can still wear bulkier, looser clothing to help… Read More »


Breast Implants Palo Alto CA

Breast Implants: Are They For Me?

Breast implants and breast augmentation are popular treatments in today’s world. We’re more self-conscious, partly because we show so much of ourselves to the world now. We don’t think that people should strive for a robotic ideal, but we do understand the self-consciousness that is due to breasts that are frustratingly small or misshapen. And… Read More »


Now trending: Small is the new big

When it comes to breast size, the philosophy of ‘the bigger the better’ has lost its bounce. According to data from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), there were more than 38,000 breast implant removals performed in 2015, and 28,000 were performed in 2016. Called “explant” surgeries, the growing trend of women opting for… Read More »



Mastopexy San Francisco, CA

Breast Lift Surgery 101

If your breasts sag, droop, or hang, you may want to consider getting a breast lift. A breast lift, also called a mastopexy, is an operation that places the nipple higher on the chest. A breast lift helps add volume and firmness to your breasts. It is typically an out patient procedure and takes about… Read More »


Breast Augmentation Palo Alto CA

The Basics of Breast Implants

Women choose to get breast implant surgery due to either cosmetic or reconstructive reason. For those who want fuller breasts or a more balanced look, a breast augmentation is a way to go. In other cases, a breast implant surgery may be done after a mastectomy for breast cancer. Whatever situation you come from, it’s… Read More »


Breast Surgery Palo Alto CA

Breast Surgeries are on the rise as number one cosmetic surgical procedure for women

In 2016, breast augmentation was the number one cosmetic surgical procedure sought out by American women, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), at approximately 290,000 surgeries. Quickly gaining ground are breast lifts with the number of women opting for them rising almost 600% since 2000 to 101,264 in 2016. Whether its implants or a lift, at a combined number of almost 400,000 in 2016… Read More »


POOL SEASON IS NEAR, GET YOUR BODY IN GEAR

POOL SEASON IS NEAR, GET YOUR BODY IN GEAR

Ahhh the joys of swimsuit season, it’s an unbearable prospect for many of us. Whether it’s our breasts or our abdominal area, getting into a bathing suit makes many feel really self-conscious and uncomfortable. This goes for both women and men. Dr. Orna Fisher sees plenty of patients suffering from pool panic and seaside stress routinely at this time of year, observing that, “A lot of people don’t feel good about being in a swimsuit but they really want… Read More »



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