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Breast Augmentation With Benelli Lift

Posted On: May 04, 2017 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

The female patient presented is 26 years old and was looking to improve her breast appearance by increasing her breast volume and position. However, her thoughts about having a breast lift were concerning because of the potential scarring. During her examination, she showed a mild degree of breast sagging, and based on her expectations, a […]

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Breast Revision With Benelli Lift

Posted On: March 03, 2017 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

The female patient presented is 32-years-old looking to remove her over 10-year implants and improve her breast appearance. During her examination, she expressed she was looking to have a lift as well as have an increase in volume. After discussing her expectation, we agreed to replace the old implants and perform a mastopexy (breast lift). During her surgery, I […]

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NY Times Article "After Mastectomies"

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

A few days ago on January 29, 2017, New York Times posted an article by Roni Caryn Rabin titled After Mastectomies, an Unexpected Blow: Numb New Breasts. The article presents a few patients’ stories about having mastectomies and the subsequent loss of sensations in their breasts. As the article states, “While doctors agree on the need for a mastectomy […]

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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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6 Months After Breast Augmentation

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

Six months after performing a primary breast augmentation surgery for a 50 year old female Latina, it was great to hear her express how happy she is with her surgery. She had come into my office looking to increase her size, shape and cleavage. To achieve her expectation I selected 320 cc high profile saline breast […]

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37 Year Old Female With A Ruptured Implant

Posted On: July 22, 2016 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

A 37-year-old African American female presented with a ruptured implant. The ruptured implant was a lower profile saline and was about ten years old. During the consultation, we discussed not only removing the implants but also what her goals were after her breast revision surgery. After setting the expectation, we decide to replace the old […]

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Removal Of Ruptured Becker Breast Implants

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

Recently, I had the opportunity to surprisingly operate on a patient who had a Becker double lumen ruptured implant.  This patient is a 52-year-old middle eastern female status post augmentation mammoplasty silicone gel implants per, with no identifiable records or patient’s accountability as to the type or size of her implants. Intraoperatively, it was identified […]

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Cleavage Enhancement After Previous Breast Augmentation

Posted On: June 14, 2016 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

The female patient presented is 28 years of age who underwent a primary augmentation by a different surgeon a few years ago. During her consultation with me, she expressed that her breasts were positioned too high, and she had a poor-looking cleavage. After her examination and after discussing the expectations, we decide to perform a breast revision. […]

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Saline Implants for Primary Augmentation

Posted On: June 08, 2016 Author: Dr. Stuart Linder

During this time of the year as summer approaches, a big part of my practice is performing primary breast augmentation procedures.   The patients presented to the left were both wanting to have a natural-appearing breast augmentation. Each patient was similar in age and size, and I find that the saline moderate-plus implants are a perfect fit. […]

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