Cosmetic Enhancement is not a decision to be taken lightly. When considering cosmetic enhancement, whether surgical or nonsurgical, there is no substitute for safety. Be sure to choose a skilled, well-credentialed doctor you can trust.
Everyone wants a fast recovery from their cosmetic surgery including breast augmentation, breast reductions and lifts, tummy tucks or abdominoplasties and many other. Rapid recovery from surgery can be related to the commercial about arthritis that says, “A body at rest tends to stay at rest”. This saying is taken from Newton's First Law of Motion which states that, “a body at rest will remain at rest unless an outside force acts on it’. If you took high school physics you will remember this!
"Dr. LeBlanc is AMAZING! I am very pleased with the results of my reconstruction after bilateral mastectomy. She is very caring and compassionate; something you don't find very often in doctors today. Thank you Dr. LeBlanc for helping me get back to normal, after breast cancer. You are one in a million!" (Janet, Fort Worth, TX)
Steven S. Carp, MD, FACS, is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and has specialized in cosmetic, plastic, and reconstructive surgery since 1993. Dr. Carp understands that plastic surgery requires a combination of skills, technique and an artistic eye; knowing each and every patient has different needs that must be understood. The combination of which presents him with an exciting and challenging career.
If you’ve decided to go under the knife to get breast implants, you need to talk to at least two to three board-certified plastic surgeons who specialize in breast augmentation surgery. Setting up a consultation with these surgeons will give you a better idea of what to expect from the procedure, and also determine whether you are a candidate for surgery. Remember that every surgeon uses different techniques and has a different skill level. You need to use your best judgment to determine which plastic surgeon will be able to give you the results you want. See breast implants pictures.
Imagine larger breasts without implants! Now imagine using your own body fat as the implant itself! You may wonder how this is possible. With a procedure called autologous fat grafting, fat is removed from one part of your body and transferred to the breast in a single procedure, without any visible scars! This revolutionary technique adds a very new dimension to breast augmentation and breast reconstruction as a patient's own body fat used exclusively to enlarge the breast! With this approach, the traditional breast implant is no longer used at all.
If you are considering a mommy makeover, your plastic surgeon may select from several procedures to perform your mommy makeover. It is important to understand these options so you can work with plastic surgery doctors to develop a plastic surgery treatment plan that meets your individual needs and goals. If you would like, we encourage you to check out these mommy makeover before and after pictures to see how you might look after surgery.
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