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How Long is Breast Augmentation Recovery?

Are you interested in breast augmentation surgery, but you’re nervous about how long it might take to get back on your feet again? As it turns out, recovery from Breast Augmentation is much quicker than most people think. Dr. Barnett has performed thousands of breast augmentations and has developed specific plans for each patient drawing […]

Breast Lift VS Breast Augmentation: Which is Right for Me?

It is not uncommon for women to be concerned about their breast size and shape– whether you’re looking to augment your breasts or reshape and reposition them, it’s important to understand which procedure is right for you. While the different breast enhancement procedures can be confusing, I’m here to help you make the correct decision. […]

Who is a Candidate for Breast Augmentation?

COVID-19 Notice As we all move together through these unprecedented times, it’s important to be sensitive to those things that are most important – Health and safety for you and your loved. Social distancing is our best tool now, but with time, effective treatments and a vaccine will certainly be available. Until that time, do […]

How to Achieve A Natural Breast Augmentation

For many women, the goal of breast augmentation has changed over the last several decades. In the past, women wanted significantly fuller breasts with a more rounded shape. These days however, more and more women are seeking natural contours that are more proportionate to their frame. The great thing about breast implants is the ability […]

What is the Difference Between Functional & Aesthetic Breast Surgery?

When people think of breast surgery, their minds typically assume the procedure is being done for aesthetic reasons. However, many women also opt to undergo breast surgery for functional purposes. As a board-certified surgeon, I routinely perform both functional and aesthetic breast surgery procedures for my patients. Today, we’ll take a look at the key […]

In the News: Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL)

Breast Implant Associated ALCL (BIA-ALCL) is a form of lymphoma seen in women who have breast implants. ALCL is not breast cancer, it is a rare type of cancer of the immune cells.  While all women with breast implants, or considering breast implants, should know about BIA-ALCL, it is extremely rare, very treatable, and should […]

Exercises Following Breast Augmentation

Breast augmentation involves placing breast implants, either silicone gel filled or saline filled implants, through an incision located in one of three locations – under the breast where the breast hits the chest wall, around the areola, or through a small incision in the axilla or under arm. The implants can be placed on top […]

What’s the Recovery Time for a Breast Augmentation?

Breast augmentation is the world’s most commonly performed cosmetic surgery, and with careful planning, recovery is typically quick and easy. Thousands of women have the procedure each year to increase the size and enhance the shape of their breasts. Whether you’re bothered by underdeveloped breasts or would like to boost breast size after pregnancy, an […]

What are the Best Breast Implants?

There are many reasons you may be considering a breast augmentation. Perhaps you’re unhappy with the size or shape of breasts that you were genetically given. Or, maybe you’ve encountered volume loss after pregnancy, breastfeeding, or the natural aging process. Either way, implants may be the solution you’re looking for to enhance the shape and […]

Do I Need to Get My Breast Implants Replaced?

You’ve had your breast implants for a while. If you’re like many women, you’ve heard all about the infamous 10-year rule. It seems everything you read screams that you’ll need to replace your implants within this time frame. The truth is, only about 20% of women need breast revision surgery after ten years. Having performed […]