Breast

If you’re considering a breast augmentation, you’ve likely spent a lot of time thinking about how you want to look. Maybe you’d prefer a fuller, curvier figure, or maybe you’d like breasts that are more beautifully shaped or perky. Visualizing the change you want is essential for planning your procedure and for getting a result […]

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If you’re like most of Dr. Schwartz’s breast augmentation patients in Dallas, you’ll want to enjoy the results of your procedure as soon as possible. Here are some of his recommendations for a faster, safer, and more comfortable recovery. Take Medication as Necessary During their consultation with Dr. Schwartz, a lot of patients ask about […]

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Changes in nipple sensitivity are a possibility when having a breast augmentation procedure, but Dr. Schwartz wants his Dallas patients to know that these changes are much more likely to be temporary than permanent. It helps to understand exactly how a breast augmentation can affect sensation: There’s a nerve that runs from between the ribs […]

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A plastic surgeon has several options regarding implant placement in a breast augmentation: Below the tissue of your breast but above the muscle in your chest. Below the breast tissue and partially covered by the muscle. You may have heard this surgery promoted as a sub-muscular, sub-pectoral, or dual-plane breast augmentation. Below the tissue, underneath […]

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Ok, almost never. There is one exception. More on that later. The muscle involved in a breast augmentation is pectoralis major muscle. It starts at your shoulder and fans out across your chest attaching to your clavicle and your sternum. It sits right underneath your breast. The pectoralis major is the key player with regards […]

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Right now there are two and a half (I’ll explain) manufacturers selling breast implants in the U.S. They are: Mentor – Now a division of Johnson & Johnson Allergan – Formerly Inamed and before that McGhan Sientra – The half a manufacturer. Their factory in Brazil burned in 2015 so, though they’re still in business, […]

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You’ve finally decided to get a breast augmentation to increase your self confidence. You know exactly how you want to look and have given serious thought to the shape and size of your new breasts. The day you walk into the exam room of one of the other plastic surgeons and tell him your ideal […]

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Each year in the U.S. over a quarter-million women get breast augmentation. Most of their plastic surgeons have done at least one thing better. Because the procedure is popular and desired, a lot of unqualified plastic surgeons are performing breast augmentation. The result is that women need to get revisions or remove their implants due […]

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Breast augmentation is the most popular plastic surgery. The truth is that other plastic surgeons lie to their patients. Constantly. The first lie they tell you is that you need to go bigger when you don’t. The other two concern your results and why other plastic surgeons fall short of the results you want. Lie […]

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Are you having complications related to your breast augmentation? Do you feel like they don’t look and feel the way you always envisioned they would? Are you experiencing pain, discomfort, or other health issues? In all of these cases, you’re probably considering a breast implant revision, but you may have concerns about the pain level […]

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