Breast Augmentation Newport Beach

Breast Augmentation is a cosmetic surgery procedure that is performed to enhance the size of the breasts. Many women are unhappy with the size of their breasts as they feel it is disproportionately small for their figures. Some women find that as they get older, especially after pregnancy… Read More »

Breast Lift Newport Beach

The Breast Lift is a cosmetic surgery procedure designed to rejuvenate the appearance of sagging or drooping breasts. As women get older there are a number of changes that occur to the face and body and the breasts are no exception–certain things… Read More »

Mastopexy Newport Beach

Mastopexy, also known as a Breast Lift, is a procedure performed to help women who are unhappy with the sagging appearance of their breasts. Breasts begin to sag as we get older, but in some cases the sagging may be significantly asymmetrical (uneven between the breasts)… Read More »

Breast Reduction Newport Beach

Breast Reduction, also called Reduction Mammaplasty, is a cosmetic surgery procedure that is designed to reduce the strain and pain that having overly large breasts puts on the body. Women with overly large breasts often suffer with neck, back, and shoulder pain and it can make physical activities too uncomfortable to enjoy… Read More »

Mallorquin Style

This is the 2nd week back at work, following a family wedding in Seville and the obligatory visit to mother­-in­-law in Mallorca, which is located in the sunny Mediterranean and arguably one of Europe’s top ten topless sunbathing destinations. Being happily “off work”, I enjoyed one of my favorite past times… Read More »

Do This Breasts Make Me Look Fat? Part I

2016’s Academy Awards were punctuated with the usual Red Carpet gowns and the statement is clear, small breasts are de rigueur where haute couture is concerned. Particularly fetching were Alicia Vikander in Louis Vuitton, Charlize Theron in Dior, Rachel McAdams in August Getty Atelier, Priyanka Chopra in Zuhair Murad. Controlling for design elements, fabric choice, drapery, color, etc… Read More »

Are Gummy Bear Gel Implants Right For Me?

Recently I consulted with a woman who I thought would be a suitable candidate for the cohesive (gummy bear) gel implants. She had relatively little native breast volume, non­ptotic (droopy) skin envelope, and desired a “natural” outcome, without excessive upper pole heave, i.e. push up bra appearance… Read More »

Perspectives On Explantation

Since 2011, I’ve explanted 150 pairs of breast implants, only 5 of which were originally my patients. In taking care of these women, I’ve gained some insights and hopefully become a more replete Plastic Surgical consultant; it seems reasonable to share these… Read More »

Understanding The Internal Bra

The form of the female breast is composed of a skin brassiere, subcutaneous fat and a variable mixture of fibroglandular tissue. Regrettably factors which alter the “carrying capacity” and composition of the breast, (age, pregnancy, skin damage, weight gain/loss, genetics) can challenge both the form and function of the breast… Read More »

Immediate Breast Reconstruction

Frantic Friday, split between the hospital and the office. Delivery of health care services is becoming increasingly polarized between the “acute” care centers and ambulatory facilities. My practice has evolved since its inception, focusing on aesthetic procedures, which are entirely discretionary and scheduled in the office setting… Read More »