Blog Articles

Breast Implant Illness

The term breast implant illness is being used to describe the variety of symptoms thought to be possibly associated with silicone breast implants. En Bloc breast implant removal is the best option for these patients.

May 10th, 2019
Medical Legal Expert Advice

Medical expert witnesses serve an important role in the legal system. Specifically, they play an important role in determining medical negligence in the new US system of justice.

Apr 8th, 2019
Weight Loss and Plastic Surgery

After the exhilaration of watching pounds melting off from either gastric bypass surgery, weight loss programs, or just simply dieting and exercising. There is a second battle waiting to arise, is loose excess skin.

Mar 26th, 2019
Getting Ready for Summer

Swimsuit season is approaching and it’s time to prepare that bikini body now. In order to tone up and lose weight before the summer, many women exercise and modify their diets to achieve their goals.

Mar 19th, 2019
Flattening Your Stomach Muscles

After weight loss and/or having children, it may be a challenge to "tighten up" your abdominal muscles. Read below how Dr. Pousti can help you achieve your flat, tight tummy.

Mar 4th, 2019
Breast Implant Removal (Explantation)

Breast augmentation remains one of the most common operations plastic surgeons perform. Understandably some patients who have had breast implants choose to have the breast implants removed. Reasons for wanting to have breast implant removal are many.

Feb 13th, 2019
Breast Augmentation: So Many Choices

If you’re considering breast augmentation, you may be feeling confused by all of the different options available. Read on for a breakdown of the choices you need to make before surgery so you can achieve your goals.

Jan 16th, 2019
Breast Implant Options Are Expanding

The engineering of breast implants is centered around optimal aesthetic results as well as minimizing potential risks and complications. The breast implant manufacturers are improving their techniques and products to keep up with the demand.

Feb 26th, 2019
How To Choose Your Plastic Surgeon

Anyone considering plastic or reconstructive surgery should consider consulting with a board certified plastic surgeon to achieve the best and safest results possible.

Feb 18th, 2019
Q&A: BOTTOMING OUT OF BREAST IMPLANT?

Dr said there is a little of bottoming out. This is 12 months post op. He has advised to wait another 3 months. 2nd breast augmentation, previous was 10 years ago over the muscle 450cc. This time under the muscle 375cc. I’m not happy.

Nov 24th, 2018
Q&A: BOARD CERTIFIED COSMETIC SURGEON?

"There isn’t many options where I live on doctors to see, but I found one with a really nice facility and I felt comfortable at my consultation but he is a board certified COSMETIC surgeon. Is this someone I should trust to do my breast implants?"

Nov 22nd, 2018
Q&A: FULL, ROUND BREAST IMPLANTS FOR A PETITE WOMAN?

I just turned 18 and I want to get breast implants. I am a size 32 A and 5 feet tall. I am very petite and do not have a lot of breast tissue. What is the biggest size implants I can get without looking out of proportion with the rest of my body?

Nov 11th, 2018
Q&A: RECURRENT CAPSULAR CONTRACTURE AND UNEVEN NIPPLES?

I had a BA in 2008 (saline, under muscle). I quickly developed cc in left breast and finally had a revision with new surgeon in 2014 (silicone implants under muscle) and capsulectomy. I took singular for a month after surgery.

Nov 8th, 2018
Q&A: IS TOO MUCH COMPRESSION A BAD IDEA?

I had my breast implants removed yesterday morning and I’m wondering if at this point if it’s possible to have too much compression? I’m wanting to wear a sports bra over my ace wrap to keep the ace in place. Is that a bad idea?

Oct 26th, 2018
Q&A: 9 WEEKS POST OP, WILL MY BREAST IMPLANTS DROP MORE?

I was a 34 A and I am now a 34 C. I got 450 CC saline implants in both breasts. I am 9 weeks post op and my breast implants have dropped since my surgery. I still think they are high. Is this progress normal? Will they continue to drop? Stretch marks have

Sep 18th, 2018
Q&A: EN BLOC BREAST IMPLANT REMOVAL?

I have 18-year-old breast implants placed behind the muscle wall. I want the implants removed. I do not want a replacement of implants. Is the en bloc method of removal best for my case?

Sep 11th, 2018
Q&A: OPEN WOUND AFTER TUMMY TUCK?

5 weeks post op and my incision has opened up and re-stitched 4 times now. 3 times in clinic and once again under general anesthetic and again it has opened. I do no not smoke and and am 26 and healthy...

Sep 9th, 2018
Q&A: NOOGLEBERRY PUMP

Q&A: BEEN PLANNING FOR IMPLANTS VERY SOON & HAVE BEEN USING NOOGLEBERRY PUMP IN PREPARATION FOR SURGERY. HAVE GAINED A CUP SIZE. IS THIS GOOD PREPARATION FOR IMPLANT SURGERY?

Sep 5th, 2018