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Category: Plastic Surgery

Severe Bottoming Out Repaired by Internal Capsulorraphy of the Inframammary Fold

Posted On: June 15, 2017 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

The patient presents with severe scar tissue contracture of the entire collapse of the upper pole of her right breast causing lowering of the implant with the implant approximately 1.25 inches lower on the right than the left. Not only are her implants too large for her body, the technical error by a previous surgeon […]

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Top Doctor Selected by Castle Connolly

Posted On: May 26, 2017 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

Castle Connolly notified me late last week that I had been selected as a “Top Doctor of Beverly Hills” for 2017. Castle Connolly and America’s Top Doctors’ mission is to help consumers find the best healthcare. They are a highly respected health research firm and have been one of America’s most trusted sources for identifying […]

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SILICONE VS. SALINE

Posted On: May 21, 2017 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

During consultation, questions often arise as to which implants will be best for the patient, silicone vs. saline. Although both implants are still available, FDA has still restricted the use of silicone gel implants to women who meet specific criteria. In the United States, both Mentor and Inamed provide FDA approved silicone gel implants for women who […]

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WHAT ARE TUBULAR BREASTS?

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

Tubular breast deformities are not all that uncommon. By definition, it is associated with herniation of breast tissue into the nipple areolar complex, constriction along the lower pole of the breast causing a poorly defined inframammary fold. Often the nipple areolar complexes are also lowered causing some degree of sagginess or ptosis. Repair of the […]

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REVISION LIPOSUCTION

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

Revision liposuction has become a very significant part of my practice. Patients come in from throughout the country and in fact, throughout the world, who desire to have revision liposuction in order to improve a previous result. There are two problems that I see uniformly. One is inadequate liposuctioning in specific designated localized fat deposit […]

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TOTAL MOMMY MAKEOVER UNDER 35

Posted On: February 26, 2017 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

Patients present to my office weekly requiring total mommy makeovers at a much earlier age. This is associated with pregnancy and history of breastfeeding. The case below is a patient who is only 25 years old, who presents with bilateral breast dysphoria, involutional upper pole atrophy, and loss of upper fullness of her breast. She […]

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SEVERE BREAST DEFORMITY

Posted On: February 21, 2017 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

This patient presents from Missouri, having had three operations for her breast enhancement. She has consistently had problems, including right breast double-bubble breast deformity with superior retropositioning of the implant and skin laxity of the lower pole. Also, there is severe bottoming out of the left breast where the implant is placed too low. She underwent a vertical […]

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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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MINI MOMMY MAKEOVER

Posted On: January 02, 2017 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

The below example is a typical case of a patient who presents for a mini mommy makeover. She has had a cesarian section, has involutional upper pole atrophy, loss of upper pole fullness of her breasts, has lipodystrophy adiposity of the iliac crest rolls, and rectus diastasis. Her desire is to improve the fullness of […]

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