Breast asymmetry correction with implants and lift [video]

breast asymmetry correction

Share Breast asymmetry correction is one of the most complex breast procedures around. The complexity is due to the myriad of ways to fix the asymmetry. It’s not just a matter of size, but also of shape. And then you … Continue reading

What a difference an implant exchange makes!

implant exchange

Share Check out those breasts! Seriously though, who would’ve thought an implant exchange from 370cc to 560cc (an increase of almost 200cc!) would still look so good and so tasteful? There are several ways to philosophize on this particular patient’s … Continue reading

Why we look at more than just BMI [video]

BMI

Share As more consumers research cosmetic surgery online and watch surgery on social media, there’s one thing they keep hearing. That their plastic surgeon won’t operate on them if their BMI (body mass index) is greater than 30. BMI refers … Continue reading

A breakdown of costs is a huge patient satisfier

breakdown of costs

Share Of the two images above, which do you prefer? You don’t even have to know what we’re talking about or referring to but the choice is obvious! Anyone paying out of pocket for their healthcare would choose the option … Continue reading

Reducing sticker shock for medically necessary and cosmetic services [video]

sticker shock

Share There’s probably nothing more frustrating for a consumer and physician than a consultation that ends in sticker shock. How can a doctor’s website provide so much information about a procedure, but nothing useful when it comes to the consumer’s … Continue reading

BuildMyBod at AAFPRS

aafprs

Share BuildMyBod founder, Dr. Jonathan Kaplan, continues his US speaking tour in Dallas this Wednesday at the 12th International Symposium of Facial Plastic Surgery. This meeting is put on by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – … Continue reading

Do I need to change my breast implants? [video]

change my breast implants

ShareConsumers read a lot about breast augmentation online. Their one takeaway is, “do I need to change my breast implants every 10 years?” They don’t necessarily remember details about capsular contracture or they can’t find out how much their prospective doctor … Continue reading

Be patient, your breast implants will drop! [video]

breast implants will drop

ShareThere’s nothing more angst-ridden for a patient (and their plastic surgeon) than waiting for breast implants to drop. But as the case below demonstrates, breast implants will drop, eventually. It may take some time and in rare cases, a revision … Continue reading