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5 Questions to Consider When Choosing A Cosmetic Procedure

When considering cosmetic surgery, it’s important to do your homework before the consultation with your surgeon. Before you visit our office in San Antonio, Texas, be sure to have asked yourself the following five questions to have an open discussion about your goals. 1. What’s my budget? Plastic surgery has become much more inexpensive than […]

  • Posted on: Mar 14 2013
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2012 Cosmetic Procedures Increased By 5 Percent

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), recently released the statistics for the cosmetic plastic surgery procedures that were performed in 2012. 14.6 million procedures, including minimally-invasive and surgical cosmetic procedures, were completed in the United States in 2012. This is a five percent rise from the amount done in 2011. Reconstructive plastic surgery also […]

  • Posted on: Mar 7 2013
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Allergan’s Natrelle 410 Silicone Breast Implants Wins FDA Approval

Last week, on February 20, 2013, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved another silicone-gel filled breast implant for breast augmentations and breast reconstructions. The Newly Approved Shaped Silicone Filled Breast Implant The Natrelle 410 Highly Cohesive Anatomically Shaped Silicone-Gel Filled Implants are made by Allergan, Inc. and are approved for breast augmentation procedures for […]

  • Posted on: Feb 28 2013
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Sientra’s Cohesive Silicone Gel Implants

Before having a procedure, like a breast augmentation, it’s important for surgeons and their patients to know the full breadth of options available to them. Sientra has been providing surgeons and their patients with a third option for surgeries involving breast implants. Silicone Gel Breast Implants The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved silicone […]

  • Posted on: Feb 22 2013
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Looking Beautiful At Any Age WIth Cosmetic Procedures

As our bodies change as we age, so do are expectations about our appearance. These changing expectations are reflected in the most common procedures in various age groups, according to a new info-graphic from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). Getting The Appearance You Want Through Cosmetic Procedures For women between the ages […]

  • Posted on: Jan 28 2013
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Introduction to Saline Implants

It’s important to know as much as you can before undergoing a procedure like breast augmentation. Which is why knowing your breast implant options will help you and your surgeon choose the right option for your situation. What Is A Saline Breast Implant? A saline breast implant, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration […]

  • Posted on: Jan 22 2013
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Knowing The Costs Associated With Breast Augmentation

Before undergoing your breast augmentation an important step to take with your doctor is discussing the costs and financing of your procedure. Understanding the costs associated with breast augmentation, the insurance implications, and the financing options your surgeon can make available to you is vitally important before you finalize your procedure. Costs of Breast Augmentation […]

  • Posted on: Jan 14 2013
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Knowing How To Choose The Doctor For Your Breast Augmentation

Choosing to undergo a breast augmentation is the first of many decisions that will be made before you have the operation. The most important of these decisions is finding a board certified surgeon so you’ll get the best results with your procedure. To narrow your search you can start by going to patient review sites […]

  • Posted on: Jan 7 2013
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What You Should Know Before Choosing Silicone Implants

Knowledge is power, especially when making pre-operative decisions with your doctor. Knowing the differences between the various breast implant options will help you and your doctor make the right implant decisions for you. What Is Silicone And Silicone Implant Texture, Size And Profiles According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), a silicone implant […]

  • Posted on: Dec 27 2012
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