Breast Augmentation Recovery Week by Week

Breast augmentation is one of the most common aesthetic surgical procedures performed in the United States. In this blog, I will discuss the typical healing scenario for the average breast augmentation patient. After breast augmentation surgery, the patient is seen in our office 24-48 hours post-surgery.  This visit is mainly to evaluate the breast for…

Incision Placement for Breast Augmentation

One of the most common questions asked by patients considering breast augmentation in Orange County with Dr. Michael Jazayeri involves the placement of incisions during the procedure. Patients should understand as much as possible about procedures before they decide to obtain one. We’ve gathered the following information for patients who may be thinking about undergoing…

Breast Augmentation Myths

Breast Augmentation Myths

As an Orange County plastic surgeon with almost 20 years of private practice experience, I have heard almost all the myths and misconceptions surrounding breast augmentation (BAM) surgery.  I hope this blog will clarify some or all of the misconceptions regarding this surgery.  The breast augmentation myths are listed in no specific order. Myth 1…

Fat Transfer Breast Augmentation

Fat Transfer to Breast Breast augmentation has consistently been one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in the United States, and is always ranked number one or two in terms of popularity. Breast augmentation, however, is not always desired by some patients because of cost, fear of having a foreign material in their body, and…

Do Breast Implants Cause Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (ALCL) In Women?

Anaplastic Large-Cell Lymphoma after Breast Augmentation – Is It a True Cancer? Anaplastic large-cell Lymphoma (ALCL) is a hot topic today as it relates to breast implant surgery. According to Wikipedia, anaplastic large-cell lymphoma (ALCL) is a type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma involving aberrant T-cells. Recently, an association has been found between breast implants, especially textured implants in…