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Category: Breast Asymmetry

Augmentation With Benelli Lift

Posted On: August 28, 2017 Author: Peter Houtz

I evaluated this 33-year-old female who requested to have a breast augmentation. During the examination, I concluded that the patient showed a slight asymmetry as well as pointy breasts (tuberous breast deformity). The patient expressed that she was hoping to have full, natural-looking breasts.  After setting her expectations, we agreed to schedule an augmentation using […]

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BREAST ASYMMETRY + TUBULAR BREAST CORRECTION

Posted On: February 10, 2017 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

A young lady presented with severe tubular breast deformity with grade 2 ptosis of the left breast and severe breast asymmetry. The patient declined to have any scarring with breast lifts performed. In any case, the patient underwent augmentation mammoplasty with saline high profile smooth implants, 330 cc filled to 400 on the right, 330 cc filled to 380 cc […]

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Rippling and Capsular Contracture, Revision Breast Surgery

Posted On: January 28, 2017 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

The female patient presented to the left was requesting to have a breast revision surgery due to her breast being asymmetry . During the examination, the breast had asymmetry due to the right breast having scar tissue (capsular contracture) and the left breast experiencing a rippling effect. Capsular contracture is scar tissue that forms around the breast […]

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WHAT TO DO WHEN YOUR BREAST LOOK DIFFERENT

Posted On: December 23, 2016 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

Breast asymmetry can be associated with normally congenital, developmental or even traumatic or associated with breast cancer which may require breast reconstructive surgery causing breast asymmetry. Breast asymmetry is associated with one breast looking larger or smaller than the other. It can also be associated with one breast being saggier or having more ptosis than the […]

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PECTUS CARINATUM DEFORMITY PATIENT CASE STUDY

Posted On: September 05, 2016 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

The preoperative photos indicate the patient has undergone two previous breast augmentations. The patient has severe Pectus Carinatum deformity of her right breast, greater than the left. She has severe pectus carinatum of the entire right lateral chest cavity, sloping laterally and posteriorly. This causes lateral displacement of the implant. There is visibility of the […]

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Correcting A Slight Tubular Deformity With Augmentation

Posted On: August 02, 2016 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

The patient to the left presented with a slight tubular breast deformity. Tuberous breast deformity is a congenital breast anomaly that becomes manifest at the time of puberty and breast development. Her preoperative photo shows a conical appearance to the breast and a poorly defined inframammary fold along the bottom of the breast. During her consultation, she […]

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Breast Asymmetry Correction

Posted On: April 26, 2016 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

Every week at my Beverly Hills practice, I see patients who have some variation of breast asymmetry. Breast asymmetry is defined as a difference of form, position, or volume of the breasts, and it affects more than half of all women. Slight differences in a woman’s breasts are generally of no concern; however, if the differences […]

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Breast Asymmetry Correction With Lift

Posted On: March 31, 2016 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

Preoperatively, the patient had significant asymmetry. Breast asymmetry is defined as a difference of form, position, or volume of the breast and affects more than half of all women with some natural asymmetries. During the consultation, the 26-year-old patient explained her goals, and we agreed to address the right breast by elevating the fold and […]

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Breast Elevated Fold and Nipple Correction

Posted On: November 03, 2015 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

I was presented with a 41-year-old female who was looking to have a breast augmentation as well as correct her asymmetry of her breast. During the consultation she explained her goals and we agreed to address the right breast by elevating the fold and nipple along with using 350 cc high profile saline breast implants. […]

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