Category Archives: Cosmetic Surgery

What to Know About Allergan’s Textured Implant Recall

Recently, global breast implant manufacturer Allergan voluntarily recalled their BIOCELL® textured implants and tissue expanders because of a concerning link between textured implants and a rare form of lymphoma. Dr. Ortegon would like to assure patients that this recall does not affect patients who received Natrelle® smooth implants from a breast augmentation procedure with Dr. […]


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Healing After Breast Augmentation Surgery- What You Should Know

Are you wondering what you will be faced with if you decide to undergo breast augmentation surgery? If you have decided to undergo the procedure, whether it is as a reconstructive procedure or to alter your natural breasts, make sure you know what will happen afterward. The recovery is one of the most important aspects […]


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What is a Mommy Makeover and What’s Involved?

Going through pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding can be a beautiful experience for any woman, but it can also permanently change look and shape of their body. This is why many women are choosing to have a mommy makeover performed at SACS in order to feel and look their absolute best. Mommy makeovers are personalized to […]


New FDA Warning for Breast Implants

Recently the FDA issued a warning that certain types of breast implants are being related to cancer. This surfaced because recently around 500 women have been diagnosed with Breast Implant Associated-Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). The BIA-ALCL relationship has been researched for many years, but now the FDA is officially warning patients and doctors about […]


What to Expect During Recovery from a Brazilian Butt Lift

The Brazilin butt lift is on the rise! More and more patients are asking about this procedure to help lift the buttocks for a more youthful, perky behind. Because this procedure uses the patient’s own fat to help augment the buttocks, there are minimal side effects and long-lasting results. However, before undergoing this popular procedure, […]


Breast Augmentation with Implants vs Fat Transfer

There are two main techniques when it comes to your breast augmentation procedure: Implants or a fat transfer. The two techniques use very different approaches to enhancing your breasts, each with their own benefits and drawbacks. Here’s what the two procedure can do: What can a breast augmentation with fat transfer do? A breast augmentation […]


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What Should I Avoid After Breast Augmentation?

Although it might seem simple, recovery after a breast procedure can require following some important after-care instructions to make sure you recovery quickly and successfully. Especially if you undergo implant surgery, there are some things you should be sure to avoid in the days following your surgery. Although you’ll receive full instructions from our office, […]


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Why Natrelle® SoftTouch Implants are Your Best Option

Choosing your implant type can seem like a big and complicated step during your breast augmentation consultation, but one thing that makes it easier is the guidance of your plastic surgeon who can recommend the right one for you. It’s important to know your options, however, and Dr. Ortegon offers the best in latest implant […]


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How Rapid Recovery Breast Augmentation Works

If you’re researching your options for breast augmentation, you probably know that your recovery is the most important part of achieving excellent results. You should know, though, that the rapid recovery breast augmentation method is a highly effective way to get back on your feet after your procedure, without the extended downtime. Here’s what you should […]


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What a Mommy Makeover Can do for You

Childbirth is a joyous experience, however, it can also leave your body with a lot of unwanted changes. Once you know you’re done having kids, you might consider a mommy makeover to get your pre-pregnancy body and confidence back! Here are some of the restoring changes you can expect from your procedure. Tighten loose abdominal […]