Cosmetic surgery of the breasts can enhance breast size, restore a youthful breast position, or alleviate the discomfort associated with large breasts. Dr. Ortegon and Dr. Baumholtz perform these popular procedures for women and men in San Antonio, Texas.
Breast augmentation continues to rank as one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures in the United States. Women looking to enhance the size or appearance of their breasts are often thrilled with the results that their implants provide. With the wide variety of implants and placement techniques available, each woman can achieve her own ideal, natural look.
There are many factors that contribute to sagging of a woman’s breasts. Common factors such as aging, pregnancy, smoking, weight fluctuations, and breastfeeding play a role. All women are affected by a drooping of the breasts at some point in their lives, but for some, it occurs at a younger age than expected.
As the most common cancer among women, more than 200,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer each year in the United States. Beating this cancer often means undergoing a mastectomy procedure, having one or both breasts surgically removed. However, this may not always feel like a win against cancer. Losing a part of yourself to the disease can leave you scarred, both physically and emotionally.
Breast Reduction for Women
Women whose naturally large breasts cause pain or problems can feel socially isolated. If your breasts are large enough to cause discomfort, you may want to consider breast reduction with on eo four San Antonio plastic surgeons. This common surgical procedure makes breasts smaller and lighter, which can significantly reduce pain and discomfort.
Male Breast Reduction
Gynecomastia, also called male breasts, occurs when a man develops enlarged mammary glands. Male breasts do not cause medical problems, although they can indicate an underlying medical condition. For most men who are affected, excess breast tissue is simply a source of distress and embarrassment.
Transgender Breast Surgery
Feeling comfortable in your own skin is a basic human need. If you’re a transgender woman, male to female breast augmentation can be an important step in establishing your feminine identity, and as a result have a profound impact on your self-esteem and well-being
Breast Augmentation with Fat Grafting
Breast augmentation with fat grafting, or natural breast augmentation, is a surgical procedure where a plastic surgeon uses your own fat to enhance and increase the size of your breasts.
It’s no surprise that breast augmentation is the most popular cosmetic surgical procedure in San Antonio (and in America), as enhancing the breasts not only improves body proportions, but can also provide women with a renewed sense of self-confidence, not to mention limitless clothing options. However, many women do not seek breast augmentation surgerybecause they are uncomfortable with the idea of having foreign implant materials in their bodies, no matter how safe they are or how natural they look and feel.