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2014-03-20 23:28:25

New study great news, but PRMA surgeon says more women need to know about breast reconstruction using the patients own skin and fat as opposed to implants. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 New research shows the rate of breast reconstruction after mastectomy has increased over the years, up more than 20 percent since 1998. This is good news as many more women are becoming aware they have the option of breast reconstruction. But some surgeons say it might not all be good news. “It...

2014-03-03 08:32:21

Baltimore plastic surgeon Dr. Michael Cohen debunks common misconceptions about today's breast implant choices BALTIMORE, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- There is no shortage of information about breast implants, but what women read online or hear from their friends is not always accurate, says Dr. Michael Cohen, a Baltimore Magazine "Top Doc" and board certified plastic surgeon and breast augmentation specialist at the Cosmetic Surgery Center of Maryland. To help patients better...

2014-01-28 08:30:17

For the right patient, anatomic implants can achieve a "natural and better" outcome than traditional round implants, says plastic surgeon Dr. Movassaghi EUGENE, Ore., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When the first anatomic breast implants were approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in 2012, the new products offered some women the ideal solution for natural-looking results from breast augmentation, says board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Kiya Movassaghi. "I strive to...

2013-11-18 23:01:14

Research shows compression garment use after liposuction can benefit patients. Houston, TX (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Although liposuction was developed in the 1970s, and compression garments have been used in the past on patients, there is now scientific research to document the benefits of compression garments to the patients. A clinical research project and international presentations in the U.S., Canada, Israel, Panama and Malaysia compared the results of two cohorts of patients who...

2013-07-25 23:02:19

Acclaimed plastic surgeon John B. Tebbetts, M.D., was recently published in the “Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Journal” for a study quantifying optimal nipple position and vertical and horizontal skin excess for mastopexy and breast reduction. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 Dr. John B. Tebbetts, world renowned innovator in the field of breast augmentation, was recently published in the American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery...

2013-03-05 23:01:49

Dr. Greg Evans, President of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, recently gave his enthusiastic endorsement for the recent FDA approval of Natrelle 410 formed shaped gel breast implants. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) March 05, 2013 Through a long and arduous process spanning several years, the FDA has granted clearance to shaped cohesive gel breast implants from Allergen, also known as 410 implants. During his 20-year career in plastic surgery, Dr. Gregory Evans has performed hundreds of breast...

2012-10-04 23:00:08

Investigational implant also shows lower rate of capsular contracture at two years compared to current single-lumen saline implants, according to ASPAS New York, NY (PRWEB) October 03, 2012 Women like to have options, the more options the better. Some women don´t like the look and feel of currently available saline-filled breast implants, which are prone to scalloping or wrinkling, but also aren´t comfortable with silicone gel options. An investigational breast implant, one...


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