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SEVERE CONGENITAL BREAST ASYMMETRY

Posted On: May 31, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Augmentation, Breast Implants, Home

The patient presents with severe congenital breast asymmetry.  She will undergo surgery today.  She is a conventional case of asymmetry from birth which is associated with a larger breast on one side, showing some laxity of the skin as well as stretch marks and grade 2 ptosis.  Her left breast shows a hypoplastic breast.  Notice […]

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RUPTURED TEXTURED SALINE IMPLANT VIDEO

Posted On: May 29, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Home, Media, Ruptured Implant

The video below is an excellent example and description of a patient recently that had ruptured textured saline implants.  The patient had implants placed 14 years ago, did not have any implant information; however, she had a deflation of the left implant with the left breast showing significant loss of volume as well as severe […]

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New Ruptured Implant Website

Posted On: May 21, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast topics, Media

Patients come in every week  for breast revision surgery due to ruptured implants. I felt compelled to develop a site that would help explain and educate patients when confront with a rupture. I am very excited to announce that www.rupturedimplant.com is now live and I hope it provides patients with the information need to make […]

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Abdominoplasty African American Women

Posted On: May 17, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Body Sculpting, Tummy Tuck

Tummy Tuck Abdominoplasty or tummy tucks when performed with women of color may have a higher incidence of scar formation along the lower Pfannenstiel or C-section scar associated with abdominoplasty.  Patients of color, including African-American women, Filipino and Middle Eastern women should be apprised of the situation of the possibility of keloids, hypertrophic scarring, widespread […]

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MRI DIAGNOSIS OF RUPTURED SILICONE

Posted On: May 11, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast topics, Home, Ruptured Implant

Patients who present with silicone gel implants may present with ruptured silicone implants, although it is difficult to detect clinically.  Patients should undergo every two to three years postaugmentation or augmentation revision with silicone implants and MRI in order to determine the integrity of its shell or the bags.  Our patients are instructed that the […]

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American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Posted On: May 09, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Home, Media, Plastic Surgery

ANNUAL MEETING “ASAPS” Vancouver, Canada May 4 – 7, 2012 I recently attended the Annual American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Meeting in beautiful Vancouver, Canada.  This was an extremely interesting meeting and very informative with all aspects of cosmetic facial and body sculpting surgery procedures.  I attended courses in new techniques of breast lifting […]

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AMERICA'S TOP SURGEONS 2012

Posted On: May 08, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Home, Media

The Consumers Research Council of America is a company that evaluates and compiles lists of America’s Top Professionals. It is a privilege and honor once again to be recognized for the fourth year in a row  in the “Guide to America’s Top Plastic Surgeons.” Being chosen for this listing is an honor and is an […]

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Severe Bottoming Out

Posted On: May 01, 2012 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Revision, Breast topics, Home

RECONSTRUCTION INFERIOR CAPSULORRAPHY FOR SEVERE BOTTOMING OUT Patients present to my practice in Beverly Hills for severe deformities, including malposition, technical areas of breast implant placement and in this case severe bottoming out, complete collapse of upper pole of pocket causing inferior displacement of the implant and a bottoming out appearance.  This is a case […]

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