School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
West County Plastic Surgeons
Breast Implant Revision Surgery
Inverted Nipple Correction
Free TRAM Flap
Stacked Free Flap
Pedicled TRAM Flap
TDAP and LICAP Breast Reconstruction
SMART Laser-Assisted Liposuction
Male Breast Reduction
Extended Tummy Tuck
Lower Body Lift
Total Body Lift
Noninvasive Skin-care & Antiaging Solutions
Freeze the Fat with CoolSculpting
Other Skincare Services
3D Imaging with Vectra XT
John Age 64
In The Media
Surgeons featured in stltoday article on breast reconstruction
Terence Myckatyn interviewed on new 3D imaging and breast implants
Using Implants for Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy
DIEP and TRAM Flap Breast Reconstruction
Surgical Innovations in Battling Breast Cancer
Surgical Innovations in Battling Breast Cancer - Reconstruction
Post-Bariatric Surgery Podcast
West County Plastic Surgeons of Washington University
Combining Breast Surgery and Abdominoplasty
Clinical Experience With Silicone Gel Breast Implant
Final Step Body Lift
Get Smooth Results
Cosmetic Options After Bariatric Surgery
Health Leaders More Than Skin Deep
West County Plastic Surgeons part of Fox 2 preventative mastectomy news program
Terry Myckatyn, MD
Marissa Tenenbaum, MD
Keith Brandt, MD
Emily Weinhaus, PA
Why West County
Frequently Asked Questions
Hot Topics in Plastic Surgery
What does it mean to be a board-certified plastic surgeon?
Is breast augmentation with my own fat safer and more effective than breast augmentation with implants?
How do noninvasive technologies compare to cosmetic surgery procedures?
What are the differences if my breast implants are placed above or below my chest muscle?
What are the differences between silicone and saline breast implants?
How does pregnancy affect breast augmentation?
Deciding between breast lift (mastopexy), breast augmentation or breast lift with augmentation.
What is a Laser-Bra lift?
Where are the breast lift scars?
How does pregnancy affect a breast lift (mastopexy)?
How do I know if insurance will cover my breast reduction?
Where are the scars, and what tissues are removed in a breast reduction?
How does pregnancy affect a breast reduction?
Is SMART- or laser-assisted liposuction an improvement over standard tumescent liposuction?
How does pregnancy affect liposuction?
When is a tummy tuck a better option than liposuction?
How do the incisions for the various form of tummy tuck compare?
How does pregnancy affect a tummy tuck (abdominoplasty)?
What are differences between traditional and short scar facelifts?
What is a Lifestyle Lift?
Eyelid and Brow Surgery
How do I decide whether to undergo a browlift, upper eyelid lift or both?
Where are the incisions for upper- and lower-lid blepharoplasties?
What are the differences between an open and closed rhinoplasty?
How long is recovery from a rhinoplasty?
When will insurance cover my rhinoplasty?
Surgery After Weight Loss
What techniques are used to remove extra skin around the trunk after massive weight loss?
Male Cosmetic Surgery
What causes gynecomastia?
Lasers Fillers Botox and Skin Care
What is fractionated laser resurfacing?
How do lasers work to rejuvenate my skin?
How much downtime is associated with fractionated laser resurfacing?
How does laser treatment compare to facelift, browlift or eyelid lift?
How do the ablative lasers like the CO2 and Erbium YAG compare to the nonablative lasers?
BOTOX® or Dysport® – What are they?
What is the difference between BOTOX® and Dysport®?
What is preventative BOTOX®?
How long does BOTOX® last?
What is a chemical browlift?
Collagen and other fillers: What are the different types of fillers?
How does pregnancy affect facial cosmetic procedures?
John Age 64
We can talk all day about the benefits of West County and the life-changing results you can expect, but don’t take it from us. Get input from patients who have been there. Here are some firsthand accounts of West County patient experiences.
“My family has a history of facial wrinkles and deep lines. I began noticing these effects in myself in...”
Read more from Barbara, Age 59
“"Because they believed, I believed. "”
Read more from Betty, Age 63
“In 2009, I was diagnosed with early stage cancer in one breast after a routine mammogram. Because of the...”
Read more from Catherine, Age 55
“After a long pregnancy and delivery of twins, my stomach had severely stretched. I was totally unhappy with the...”
Read more from Glynnis, Age 31
“I came in for a consultation regarding my upper and lower eyelids. Dr. Myckatyn recommended an upper and lower...”
Read more from John, Age 64
“For as long as I have been an adult, I have wanted to feel like a woman. After having...”
Read more from Julie, Age 38
“Because I was able to have direct implant reconstruction at the same time as mastectomy, it made the ugly thing called cancer not so unbearable. ... I am back to living a normal life after cancer. ”
Read more from Karen, Age 46
“I was diagnosed with breast cancer in early March, 2009. I scheduled a mastectomy for April 1st. My surgeon,...”
Read more from Kathleen, Age 58
“My paternal grandmother died of breast cancer. My maternal grandmother died of an unknown disorder of cancer. My mother was diagnosed...”
Read more from Lisa, Age 39
“After losing 160 pounds, I had difficulty seeing the results of my accomplishment because of excess skin. While I...”
Read more from Theresa, Age 31
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