Category Archives: Plastic Surgery

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The Rise of Removal, Replacement, and Revision Breast Implant Surgeries

Breast implant revision surgery is a procedure in which a woman’s breast implants are removed or replaced. Generally, this is done when the patient has a desire to have different size implants or when there are complications that need correcting after a breast augmentation procedure. Whatever the reason, our team at San Antonio Cosmetic Surgery […]


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The Difference Between a Breast Lift and a Breast Augmentation

As you age and go through normal life changes, the shape and size of your breasts change. You might find that your breasts droop more than they used to, or that you’re not happy with the volume you have. You might be wondering about the benefits of cosmetic surgery. But what procedure should you be […]


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 […]


Rapid Recovery Breast Augmentation: What to Expect

The recovery stage is one of the most important parts of your breast augmentation procedure. Thanks to the latest innovations in plastic surgery, you can now enjoy the benefits of rapid recovery breast augmentation with board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Ortegon. Rapid recovery breast augmentation means you can return to your lifestyle sooner and with less […]


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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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 […]