Why Texture Matters

Textured implants became a popular option for patients who wanted to avoid some of the aesthetic irregularities connected to smooth implants, like capsular contraction, or hardening of the breasts from tightening of the capsule. While the addition of texture reduced the risk of capsular contraction, it also created areas of inflammatory bacteria to grow. “We’ve […]

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Busting Out – Latest Trends in Breast Enhancement, Augmentation, Reduction + Lifts

They may feel unnatural.  Dallas plastic surgeon William P. Adams Jr., MD says patients need to understand that implants will cause their breasts to feel unnatural at first. As your implants settle and you get used to them, you will feel like they are a part of your body.  Click here to read the full […]

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Surgical Site Irrigation in Plastic Surgery: What is Essential?

Bacteria are Bad and More Bacteria are Worse This simple concept is critical to understand the nuances of device-associated infection, including capsular contracture and breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). We are honored to discuss this paper on a topic that we have had a keen interest in for over 20 years.1 This topic […]

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What’s Your Micromort? A Patient-Oriented Analysis of BIA-ALCL

Breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) continues to be a rare and elusive malignancy. Because BIA-ALCL does not behave like traditional lymphomas, additional research needs to be conducted to further delineate the lymphoproliferative nature of BIA-ALCL. An estimated 35 million women worldwide have breast implants and the total reported deaths from BIA-ALCL is 12 […]

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BREAST AUGMENTATION [ MAMMOPLASTY, BOOB JOB ]

Push-up Bra vs. Implants  Option 1: Push-Up Bra for Bigger Breasts Instantly What it can do: Increase size in seconds Easy to use and comfortable What it can’t do: May not give the best shape Create results that last Checklist: Pain-free Inexpensive No recovery or downtime Can go about one cup size bigger Comes in a variety […]

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