Monthly Archives: January 2016
ARE THERE BETTER BREAST IMPLANTS AVAILABLE?
In March of this year the FDA approved a new breast implant in the United States. Sientra (Silimed in Brazil) received approval to begin marketing and selling their highly cohesive, form stable breast implants. The two breast implant companies in this country are Mentor and Allegan. Both companies manufacture highly cohesive, form stable implants but
HOW DO I CHOOSE BETWEEN SALINE AND SILICONE BREAST IMPLANTS?
The decision to have breast augmentation surgery is exciting. However, there are several factors to consider and choices to make. One of those choices is silicone or saline implants. Silicone implants had been “off the market” for the general population for many years (1992-2006) and within the last several years have now become available for
If you are thinking about a cosmetic surgery procedure — whether it’s facial rejuvenation, liposuction, a tummy tuck or breast surgery — we’re here to help you learn more about what to expect. As cosmetic and reconstructive surgeons, we are often asked about questions about the pre- and post-operative experience, recovery times and other issues
If you have questions or would like to book a consultation with one of the surgeons at West County Plastic Surgery, please call (314) 996-8800.