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  • Post-Mastectomy Breast Reconstruction Added Symmetry to My Breasts

    Georgette underwent a mastectomy on one of her breasts following her breast cancer diagnosis. She consulted with a board-certified plastic surgeon who recommended a breast reconstruction procedure. 

    Breast reconstruction includes a variety of procedures performed to restore the form and shape of the breast, following mastectomy or lumpectomy surgery. 

  • A Breast Reduction Improved My Posture and Numbed My Back Pain

    After bearing two children, Gina’s breasts increased in size causing pain to her neck, back and shoulders. The size of her breasts interrupted her level of physical activity; she started to feel insecure and uncomfortable. Through word-of-mouth and research, she found Dr. Tracy Pfeifer, a board-certified plastic surgeon based in New York, who recommended a breast reduction procedure. 

  • Considering Breast Implants? Make Sure You Know All The Options

    Breast augmentation is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures, with more than 313,327 performed in 2013 alone. 

    While their safety has been proven time and again (silicone breast implants are one of the most tested medical devices in FDA history) many women may not be aware that there are choices beyond the silicone or saline debate. 

  • Breast Implant Size Reduction on the Rise: They Don't Need to be Bigger to be Better - Healthy is the New Ideal

    Cosmetic surgery provides us with options and at least some degree of control when it comes to the shape of our body.  

  • Lessons Learned from Previous Botched Breast Surgery

    Cassondra first got her breasts done when she was 18, but was unsatisfied with the results because her breasts were very far apart and her chest bone was noticeable.  

    “I finally decided to get my breasts redone and did my research to find my doctor,” explained Cassondra. “Research is very important, the internet is good but anyone can put up a website. I had a bad experience in the past and have learned from it.” 

    It is important to consult with your plastic surgeon prior to your procedure and verify his credentials to ensure he is a board-certified plastic surgeon. 

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