September 22, 2018

Treatment of Gynecomastia or Man Boobs in Men

Gynecomastia or the so-called “man boobs” has been a significant problem in several men.  Majority of men with gynecomastia are typically uncomfortable removing their shirts at the beach or swimming parties.  Gynecomastia ma...

September 9, 2018

Over time, even the most successfully placed implants may rupture or leak, and should be replaced. Typically, both silicone and saline breast implants last between ten and fifteen years. After the estimated implants’ useful time has expired, breast revision surgery wil...

August 24, 2018

Much have change since I started my clinical practice and enduring partnership with patients in cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery, back in 2010. Technological advantages in the surgical process and new developments and improvements in devices and techniques h...

One of my plastic surgery colleagues and friends from Loma Linda University, Dr. Allen Gabriel, recently conducted a study to determine whether the use of Botox could help alleviate the pain after undergoing a mastectomy (complete removal of the breast) and breast reco...

Do Breast Implants Cause Lymphoma? The Truth Behind the Association of Breast Implants & Lymphoma 

The FDA recently announced that  breast implants are associated with lymphoma.  "The FDA believes that women with breast implants may have a very small but increase...

 

 

Houston Breast Augmentation (Breast Implants) Articles

I have included here some articles about breast augmentation (breast implants) that would be helpful for anyone contemplating of undergoing this cosmetic procedure.  Being an informed patient is critical prior to...

Capsular Contracture, a Common Complication of Breast Augmentation


Capsular contracture has been one of the most commonly  reported complications  ofbreast augmentation.  Capsular contracture is the complication of breast implants when the breast tissue surrounding the...

Saline Breast Implants vs Silicone Gel Breast Implants?  That is the Question.

There are two types of breast implants: saline filled and silicone gel breast implants.  Recently, the 14-year moratorium banning the use of silicone gel breast implant was lifted  in Novem...

High Profile vs. Moderate Profile Breast Implants:  How Does it Affect Breast Projection?


The majority of breast implants used in cosmetic surgery have a round base (Breast Implants Houston).  When one views the one of the breast implants from the side, the implant wou...

These articles were written to educate patients who are interested in having a breast implant  procedure ("boob job" in layman's term ).  Making an informed decision about your surgery is a critical aspect of being happy and satisfied with the results of your breast au...

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