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Revision Breast Augmentation for Symmastia

  What is Symmastia? Symmastia, commonly known as uni-boob, is a condition caused by displacement of breast implants leaving little or no cleavage. The condition can range from mild displacement, leaving the breasts touching in the midline, to a more severe condition where the breast implant pocket is destroyed in the midline, allowing the implant […]

Important things you need to know about Breast Implant Safety and the FDA

On October 23, 2019, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published a draft of their recommendations to improve patient communication regarding breast implants.  Like most plastic surgeons who do a large volume of plastic surgery on the breast, my office was immediately inundated with phone calls from anxious patients who have undergone breast augmentation or breast […]

What Is the Mastopexy Process Like?

Your breasts can start to droop due to age, gravity, weight loss, pregnancy and breastfeeding, hereditary causes, and other factors. Sagging can ruin the attractive appearance of the breasts and can make you lose your self-confidence and self-esteem. Excessive sagging can also become physically uncomfortable. What Is a Mastopexy? A breast-lift surgery, also known as […]

If You’re Experiencing Issues After Breast Augmentation, Revision Breast Surgery Can Help

Are you experiencing any issues from the implants you received in your initial breast augmentation surgery? Whether you suffer from discomfort or the placement doesn’t seem to fit your desired look once everything has healed, you don’t have to live the rest of your life with breast implants that didn’t go well the first time. […]

I have 10-year-old breast implants, now what?

This is a question that I get on a daily basis.  Women with aging implants are often confused about what they should be doing to care for their implants and are often concerned with when the implants will need to be exchanged or removed.  There are a lot of “urban myths” surrounding the long-term safety […]

A Breast Lift Improves the Shape of the Breasts

Beautiful breasts come in all sizes. What matters most is how they are shaped. If you are unhappy with the shape of your breasts, how proportionate they are, or if you want to give your sagging breasts an uplifted appearance, then a breast lift is the ideal solution that will provide you with a perfect, […]

An Easier Life Thanks to Breast Reduction

Breast reduction is probably the procedure with the highest patient satisfaction. The immediate feeling of lighter breasts is life changing. In fact, most women tell us, “I can’t believe I waited so long to have this done.” Dr. Troy Pittman has performed over 1,000 breast-reduction surgeries for women who are looking for lighter, perkier breasts. […]

truSculpt iD Gives You Better-Defined Curves without Surgery

The cosmetic surgery industry has been witnessing a rapid growth in non-invasive body sculpting and body contouring procedures. truSculpt iD is one such body sculpting solution from Cutera. It is a highly personalized, non-invasive procedure with proven clinical results. It can help treat the entire layer of fat and results in an average of 24% […]

Gynecomastia Can Be An Embarrassing Condition And Is Quite Prevalent

Gynecomastia is a common condition among men and boys, where the breast tissue swells up, causing the breasts to be enlarged. Although gynecomastia alone is not harmful, it can cause serious emotional distress such as insecurities, body image, and self-esteem issues among men and young boys. As distressing as it can be, those suffering from […]

Sagging Tummy? With an Abdominoplasty, We’ve Got You Covered

After going through multiple pregnancies or experiencing a sudden and significant increase in weight, the abdominal muscles may become weakened and your skin tissue in that area can become stretched out. Having weak abdominal muscle and loose, sagging skin is an issue that cannot be remedied easily. Many people try to get rid of these […]

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