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Body Contouring of Abdomen and Breast

Posted On: December 30, 2015 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Body Sculpting, Breast Augmentation, Breast Implants, Breast Lift, Breast topics, Hernia Repair, Tummy Tuck

Back in July, 2015 I was presented a patient looking to enhance her shape by lifting her breast and contouring the abdomen. During the consultation and examination we detected two weak spots in the abdominal wall, which she stated, she was having pain during certain activities or in certain positions.  We discussed her expectation and agreed […]

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Plastic Surgeons and Members of ASPS

Posted On: December 23, 2015 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Plastic Surgery

A few weeks back, I addressed a question that I am often asked, which is what is required to be a board-certified plastic surgeon. I also mentioned during that blog post that there are 24 medical specialty boards recognized by the America Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS).  I know this can be confusing when trying to research […]

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Moderate Plus Saline Breast Implants

Posted On: December 18, 2015 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Augmentation, Breast Implants, Breast topics

The patient below is 28 years old female, requesting a breast augmentation. The patient was looking for a very natural look to enhance and balance her overall shape. After she explained her expectation, we selected 390 cc saline moderate plus breast implants for the procedure. Moderate plus implants are the mid-range implants that have a moderate width and have a moderate […]

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Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Beverly Hills

Posted On: December 14, 2015 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Plastic Surgery

In my Beverly Hills practice I am often asked what is required to be a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon. First of all I like to explain that there are 24 medical specialty boards recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties. In order to become a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, the physician must first graduate from […]

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Pregnancy-Induced Capsular Contracture

Posted On: December 09, 2015 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Revision, Breast topics

Breast revision surgery is extremely common in patients who have had implants placed in the past and have become pregnant and breastfed after pregnancy. The incidents of scar tissue surrounding the implants is extraordinarily high, and although a specific percentage is not indicated in the literature, in my practice, I see well over 50 to […]

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Capsulectomy Without Removal of Breast Implants

Posted On: December 07, 2015 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder Posted In: Breast Revision, Breast topics

The female patient presented is 35 years of age and requested to have a breast revision. During the examination, I confirmed that she had capsular contracture (scar tissue)  around the implants. Since the patient had her breast implants for fewer than two years, we agreed to perform a capsulectomy, which I removed the scar tissue […]

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