Category Archives: Uncategorized

8

Aug

Q&A With Dr. Brzowski about Breast Implant Illness (BII)

Published: August 8, 2019

Q: What is Breast Implant Illness (BII)? A: There are women with breast implants who self-identify (they have individually and without the aid of a medical professional determined that they are suffering from this disorder) and present with various systemic symptoms that they believe are related to their breast implants. They refer to these...

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29

Jul

Bikini Body after 40

Published: July 29, 2019

Aging is a natural, normal part of life. The body you had at twenty is not the same body you have at 40. Likewise, the body you have at 40 is not the same one you will have at 50. By the time a woman reaches her forties, many changes have taken place in her body. No amount of exercise or healthy eating can prevent age from...

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29

Jul

Get Wedding Season Ready

Published: July 29, 2019

According to WeddingWire, nearly 40% of couples get married in the fall. October and September have been the top two most popular wedding months in recent years, and August isn’t far behind on the list. That means peak wedding season is just around the corner. The pictures and memories from a wedding will last a lifetime....

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21

Jun

Top 3 Reasons Women Need a Breast Lift

Published: June 21, 2019

“My patient population has a lot of deflated breast tissue from pregnancy, aging, weight loss or a combination of all three of those,” shares Dr. Brzowski. PregnancyAgingWeight Loss Oftentimes, women will make an appointment for a consultation with the hopes that a breast augmentation will restore the volume they enjoyed prior to...

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21

Jun

Breast Augmentation: Beyond the Cup Size

Published: June 21, 2019

 Your entire adult life you’ve defined your breasts by their cup size. It comes as no surprise then that women desiring fuller breasts first think about it in terms of what cup size they would like to be.   There is, however, a lot more to consider than cup size. The best breast augmentation is a perfect balance between the...

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22

Jan

An Update on Implant Position in Breast Augmentation

Published: January 22, 2017

This is an update to a blog post that I made last year on whether patients undergoing breast augmentation should place the implants above or below the pectoralis major muscle. In conjunction with the study that I mentioned in that prior blog, we now have another, recently published study from one of my dear colleagues and associates in the...

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10

Nov

Surgery Channel

The Plastic Surgery Channel Rocks!

Published: November 10, 2016

In 2012, a plastic surgery colleague of mine founded The Plastic Surgery Channel to showcase important stories for plastic surgery patients and provide legitimate, board certified plastic surgeons a platform to present valuable patient educational materials. Two years ago, and after careful consideration, I decided to join this group. My...

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12

Oct

What’s the Difference Between Implant Warranties?

Published: October 12, 2015

All of the implant manufacturers offer great warranties. They compete with each other so vigorously that you'll likely find the company with "the best" warranty will have their warranty matched word for word very soon after it becomes known. You simply can't chase the warranty rabbit. The most important part of this to understand is that no...

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30

Sep

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Even the Brits know there’s a problem

Published: September 30, 2015

The attached news article is a real awakening to the pervasive problem across the globe of unqualified persons (often not surgeons or evenMD's) performing surgical procedures that are only traditionally taught in approved residency training programs. http://www.lexology.com/library/detail.aspx?g=35257b2c-077a-4207-b18d-d9a135588fe5 When...

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6

Aug

Which Implants Should I Choose?

Published: August 6, 2015

I'm often asked what breast implant is the "best". Here's my usual answer. Silicone implants are better for thin patients without much of their own breast tissue. For heavier chested women, the difference is minimal. These advantages are because silicone implants are softer and show less rippling; with the newer (5th generation silicone gel...

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