Category Archives: Breast Implants

Mentor LEAD Program

This year I was honored to be selected by Mentor Worldwide LLC (one of the world leaders in breast implants) to join their LEAD Program. LEAD stands for “leadership, experience, and development in breast augmentation,” and it is an elite … Continue reading

3 Main Causes for a Wide “Cleavage Gap”

A number of my patients coming in for plastic surgery in Phoenix have recently asked me the same question, so I felt like I should address it on my blog.  The question was a variation of: “Why do I see some women … Continue reading

My Stockholm Experience: Part 4

In Dr. Randquist’s practice, the implants he uses are not only textured, but the majority of them are also anatomically shaped. What this means is that the upper part of the implant is thinner, and the implant gets thicker towards … Continue reading

My Stockholm Experience: Part 3

As an aesthetic surgery fellow, I had the opportunity in 2004-2005 to work with an implant company called Silimed, which made a very high-quality textured cohesive silicone gel implant. Working with Dr. Grant Stevens (one of the principle investigators on … Continue reading

My Stockholm Experience: Part 2

As a background, there has been a large split in which implants are used in the U.S. versus Europe. Most of the difference can be attributed to the false concern in the early 1990s that silicone might cause autoimmune disorders. … Continue reading

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