Breast Augmentation Surgery for Fuller Breasts – What to Expect

Breast augmentation is one of the most common surgical procedures that I perform. I believe that this type of procedure is ideal for increasing breast size for women who have either an A or B cup, as well as for enhancing breasts after a change of the natural contour due to pregnancy or simply because ...
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Breast Implant Revision Surgery

Over the years, I’ve performed numerous breast implant revision surgeries. While everyone hopes their initial surgery will meet or exceed expectations, even if you had your procedure performed by a highly experienced plastic surgeon, your breasts may not look and feel as you had envisioned – or you may find yourself experiencing complications.

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Breast Lift with Implants

In my experience, many women choose a breast lift with implants to enhance the shape, volume and position of their breasts. This procedure is designed achieve a fuller, perkier shape. It increases the breast size and creates a balanced proportion by tightening the breast skin envelope.

Discussing Your Breast Lift Procedure
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Choosing Your Breast Implants

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, breast augmentation was the most popular cosmetic surgery procedure performed in 2014. Women from all walks of life choose implants to add volume and create an attractive breast shape, but not all implants are created equal.
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Breast lift vs. breast augmentation: which one is right for you?

Though breast augmentation remains the most common cosmetic procedure performed on patients, statistics have shown that breast lift surgeries have grown in popularity by 70% over the past decade and a half.
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Smoking and elective surgery

Dr Choy explains to Plastic Surgery Forum the top 3 reasons he refuses to perform elective Cosmetic or Plastic Surgery on patients who smoke.
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Getting to know your surgeon: Q&A with Dr Choy

As part of their ‘getting to know your surgeon’ series, Plastic Surgery Forum sat down with Dr Ellis Choy for a Q&A.
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Top 3 dangers of medical tourism

The cosmetic surgery industry has experienced a surge in medical tourism to countries like India, Thailand, China, Mexico, Latin America, the Caribbean, Singapore, the Middle East and Pakistan. The temptation to travel to a tropical destination for an elective surgery lures patients who believe they’ll enjoy a grand holiday and return home with a fabulous new look.
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Breastfeeding after breast surgery

Many women worry that after breast surgery they won’t be able to breastfeed, but often this isn’t the case. There are several factors that will determine whether or not you’ll be able to produce enough milk to nurse a baby - some women who’ve had breast surgery will need to supplement their baby’s diet with formula, while others will go on to produce enough milk to successfully breastfeed problem-free.
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Exercising with breast implants: what to expect

Women who enquire about breast implant surgery often worry that after their procedure they won’t be able to participate in the same exercises as before. It’s true that you’ll need to take at least two weeks off from rigorous activity post-op to let your body heal, but even during the recovery period it will be possible to do some light, low-impact exercises.
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