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Category: Breast Implants

How Much Breast Asymmetry Is Normal?

Posted April 28, 2017

Breast asymmetry is far more common than most people realize. In fact, it is believed that virtually all women have some degree of breast asymmetry. For many women, this asymmetry is so slight that it is barely noticeable, or it may not be noticeable at all. Others are not so fortunate, and their pronounced breast asymmetry affects them physically and/or emotionally. If your breast asymmetry bothers you, breast surgery can help you achieve a more balanced and natural-looking bust line.

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Breast Implant Removal Without Replacement

Posted April 14, 2017

While breast implants are intended to be long-lasting devices, there may come a time when they are no longer right for you. If you decide for any reason that you no longer wish to have breast implants, Dr. Schlechter can perform implant explant breast revision to remove your implants and recreate a more natural breast appearance.

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The IDEAL IMPLANT® for Breast Augmentation

Posted November 11, 2016

The IDEAL IMPLANT® Structured Breast Implant is a new advancement in saline implant technology. It offers an innovative, new option for patients desiring saline implants rather than silicone gel implants.  Many patients still have concerns regarding silicone gel implants even though prospective and retrospective studies show them to be safe. The IDEAL IMPLANT® is an alternative saline implant that is filled with saltwater but has the feel of a silicone gel implant. This implant is very different from the traditional saline implant.

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Breast Enlargement Surgery: 101

Posted January 27, 2016

Every woman has an ideal look she aims for when it comes to her breasts. A simple way to think about it is in terms of lingerie departments. There is a plethora of bra styles available so that a woman can achieve her ideal look. Push-Ups, demi cups, full support, light support, fully padded, lightly padded, unpadded, underwire, wire-free, minimizers with comfort straps, ones that eliminate the look of back fat, and many more. Bras are miracle makers, they really are. Do you know what else can make miracles happen for breasts? Plastic surgery. Breast augmentations, lifts, and reductions are real life changers.

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