What is Nipple-areolar Ptosis (pronounced ‘toe’-'sis’) with breast sagging?

In Greek terminology, Ptosis literally translates into ‘a falling.’ With respect to the human breast, ptosis refers to a change in breast shape that results from descent of the nipple-areolar complex below the level of the lower breast fold (i.e inframammary fold or IMF). That is, breast sagging. In the plastic surgery nomenclature, there is […]

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Do teenagers really have plastic surgery?…Yes, they do!

People are often surprised to learn that I take care of many children in my practice. This includes toddlers with facial lacerations, young children with congenital lesions, and teenagers with other cosmetic surgical issues. According to recent statistics released by The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS), here are the most common surgical procedures […]

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Mommy Makeover: Just as popular in the U.K. as it is in the U.S.

Plastic Surgery Practice reports that two out of five women would consider  breast or body rejuvenation surgery following childbirth.  A British-based television show called My Face My Body informally collected data that showed that 39% of women would consider plastic surgery after childbirth. The study also showed that 57% of women would even undergo surgery […]

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Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)of Breast Implants: How, when and why?

Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the breasts can be used to image breast implants to check for ruptures or leaks. MR imaging may also be used as an adjunctive tool to conventional mammography for women with implants. MRI gives radiologists significant freedom in acquiring direct views of the breasts in any plane or orientation. This is […]

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Women at high risk (greater than 20% lifetime risk) should get an MRI and a mammogram every year.

Women at high risk (greater than 20% lifetime risk) should get an MRI and a mammogram every year. Women at moderately increased risk (15% to 20% lifetime risk) should talk with their doctors about the benefits and limitations of adding MRI screening to their yearly mammogram. Yearly MRI screening is not recommended for women whose […]

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