Ask the Doctor: Should I Get Silicone or Saline Breast Implants?

Both saline and silicone breast implants are FDA-approved, and therefore considered safe to use. However, there are differences between the two types. Saline-filled implants are filled with a saline solution. They may be prefilled to a predetermined size, or at the time of surgery for modifications in implant size. If your saline implant were to … Continue reading Ask the Doctor: Should I Get Silicone or Saline Breast Implants?

Ask the Doctor: How Do I Choose the Correct Implant Size for a Breast Augmentation?

When choosing an implant size, it is important not to base this decision on your bra size or what implant size your friend chose during her breast augmentation. Considering your own body’s anatomy is key when choosing the size of your breast implants, rather than just basing your decision on which cup size you want. … Continue reading Ask the Doctor: How Do I Choose the Correct Implant Size for a Breast Augmentation?

Why Get a Breast Reduction?

Those in the Maryland, PA area who suffer from large, heavy breasts often endure neck pain, skin irritation, posture problems, painful physical activity, and other issues. Thankfully, there is a procedure that can solve these problems: a breast reduction. Here, we will cover the main aspects and many benefits of this surgery. Why Breast Reduction … Continue reading Why Get a Breast Reduction?

The Essentials of Male Body Contouring

One of the most common misconceptions our practice has battled with in the past has been the subject of plastic surgery for men. The truth is, female consumers dominated their male counterparts on the matter for many years. However, that trend has begun to recede, and rightly so. In the past ten years, men have … Continue reading The Essentials of Male Body Contouring

Yes, Getting a Tummy Tuck Can Improve Your Health

Yes, Getting a Tummy Tuck Can Improve Your Health You may be considering a tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) to assist in toning up an abdomen that has been unresponsive to diet and exercise. If you are, we applaud and fully endorse the idea. Tummy tucks are a proven method of creating a flat and toned abdominal … Continue reading Yes, Getting a Tummy Tuck Can Improve Your Health

Keeping the Fat Off After Getting Liposuction: Best Practices

If you’ve been considering undergoing liposuction in Maryland, you may well have come across articles about “the fat coming back”, or “the fat shows up somewhere else”. We wanted to address these points, as there is some truth behind those statements. They’re simply hidden behind a very negative and slightly misled veneer. The truth of … Continue reading Keeping the Fat Off After Getting Liposuction: Best Practices

Hitting the Beach After Getting Breast Implants: What You Should Know

One of the reasons you’ve been looking forward to summer this year is because you have a fabulous new body to show off in your bikini. But before you head to the beach to show off your new killer curves, there are a few things you should know. If you’ve recently gotten breast augmentation in … Continue reading Hitting the Beach After Getting Breast Implants: What You Should Know

Can You Get a Celebrity Body with Plastic Surgery?

The short answer is yes and no. While there are dozens of procedures that can change your structure and shape to look more like a celebrity—see below for specifics—there are many factors that contribute to how a person looks, including diet, genes, and grooming. Yahoo! Health reported on the most requested celebrity assets made to plastic … Continue reading Can You Get a Celebrity Body with Plastic Surgery?

Caring for Your Breast Implants: What to Expect After Breast Augmentation Surgery

Breast augmentation surgery is a great method to get fuller, rounder breasts that last a lifetime. Like any part of your body, you have to care for them as they get older in order to keep your breasts in the best shape possible. While you’re in the process of deciding whether or not to get … Continue reading Caring for Your Breast Implants: What to Expect After Breast Augmentation Surgery

The Truth About Vacation Breasts—the 24-Hour Breast Enhancement

Breast augmentation surgery is the most popular cosmetic plastic surgery procedure in the Maryland area and in the United States. With a growing population of women who are seeking instant beauty results, it was only a matter of time before someone developed instant breasts—now known as “vacation breasts” or “insta-breasts.” The Plastic Surgery Center of … Continue reading The Truth About Vacation Breasts—the 24-Hour Breast Enhancement