Category Archives: Breast

Mastectomy

Reconstruction Surgery After Your Mastectomy

You're faced with the diagnosis of breast cancer and you feel overwhelmed. That's completely understandable. Your oncologist suggests a mastectomy and the surgery date is set. But before you head to the hospital, be sure to talk to a plastic surgeon who specializes in breast reconstruction. A consultation will calm you and reassure you about …

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breast implant

Popular Breast Implant Questions Answered!

Wherever you are, the popularity of breast augmentation endures. On Long Island, in Westchester and NYC, breast augmentation is one of the most common cosmetic surgical procedures. In the United States, there are over 300,000 breast augmentation procedures performed annually. Still, women considering this procedure have plenty of questions about breast implants.  Are All Breast …

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mommy makeover

Tips For Recovering After A Mommy Makeover

Any major surgery requires a certain amount of care after. You need to recover from such procedures before resuming normal activities. The recovery time can even be greater when you are a mom with young children. The best plastic surgeons in New York understand that recovering from a mommy makeover can be difficult, but have …

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breast asymmetry

How To Tackle Breast Asymmetry

Breast asymmetry is a condition where one breast is larger or shaped differently than the other breast. Nearly all women have some asymmetry, but most don't actually notice it because the difference is so insignificant. For some women, however, the difference is enough to seek corrective surgery, such as breast augmentation at our Long Island …

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breast revision surgery

What Is Capsular Contracture?

Breast augmentation at my Long Island and NYC practices includes using fat transfer or breast implants to change the size and shape of a patient's breasts. For most patients, there are minimal complications, thanks to modern technology and advanced techniques. Capsular contracture is the most common complication, a condition that results in a breast feeling  …

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inverted nipple surgery

What Is Inverted Nipple Surgery?

It’s not only breast enlargement or reduction being a reason for visiting a plastic surgeon; many women visit for inverted nipple surgery too. The condition is painless, yet it makes the breasts look asymmetrical with many women embarrassed about their breasts appearance. When it comes to breast-feeding, it can cause frustration as it may not …

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uneven breasts

Common Causes Of Uneven Breasts

Most women will find they have uneven breasts in shape and size, which is mostly unnoticeable. Breasts are glands – mammary glands – which are made up of around 12-20 lobes, branching out from the nipples, like bicycle spokes. There is a central duct within, which opens out at the nipple to allow breastfeeding. During …

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