Is Weight Loss Your New Year’s Resolution? What’s Next When You Lose the Weight?

Few things in life are as transformative as losing weight—especially when it’s a significant amount. For many of us, our weight defines how we feel about ourselves and how we believe others view us. Our body image influences how we interact with others and how confident we feel at work and in public. We all… Read More »

Should I Consider Breast Augmentation After Weight Loss?

Imagine the joy of losing a significant amount of excess body weight and achieving a great figure but then feeling dismayed by what weight loss has done to your breasts. Many women who lose weight end up with loose skin, sagging, flattened breast contours, and smaller breasts. Because our skin loses elasticity as we age,… Read More »

Is Breast Augmentation Painful?

When you have a breast augmentation, the result is typically more voluminous breasts that create a sexier, more youthful harmony among all your body’s natural features. Between the beginning and end results of your breast augmentation is the recovery stage, one of the most important aspects of the whole process. When we talk with patients… Read More »

Can Breast Reduction Really be Scarless?

Breast reduction is a safe and highly successful means of reducing cup size while creating proportional areolas and lifting the nipples to a natural placement. Breast reductions can also create symmetry and can be cosmetic, reconstructive, and most often a mixture of both. Our patients choose to undergo breast reductions for a variety of reasons, primarily to… Read More »

Incision Decision: What You Need to Know about Breast Aug Incisions

At the Maryland Institute of Plastic Surgery, every one of our breast augmentations is entirely unique and designed for the specific anatomy, aesthetic goals, and lifestyle of each patient. Many factors come into play, and we’ll help you determine the ideal size, shape, and type of implant for you. Another one of the most significant decisions… Read More »

The Science That Makes Silicone Safe for Breast Implants

“Are silicone breast implants safe?” That’s undoubtedly one of the questions in your mind if you’re considering breast augmentation surgery. Many women seeking breast enhancement prefer silicone because they feel it more naturally mimics the look and feel of breast tissue. However, you may have heard some concerns about the risks of breast implants that… Read More »

How to Evaluate Breast Augmentation Surgeons Through Their Before-and-After Photos

When you are considering breast augmentation surgery, it can be difficult to choose a surgeon. You want a doctor you feel confident in and you want to know that you’ll love your results. Consultations are like the interview process, helping you to find the surgeon that is the right fit for your procedure. As you… Read More »

Uneven Breasts? Re-Balance With Breast Lift or Augmentation

For many women, their breasts play an integral role in helping them feel feminine and attractive. If your breasts are asymmetrical, however, you may be tired of dealing with ill-fitting bras and swimsuits, or feeling self-conscious at the gym or in intimate moments with your partner. If it’s time to make a change, breast surgery… Read More »

What to Consider When Choosing Breast Implants

Before you decide it’s time for breast implants, there are several factors to consider. By recognizing the many options and choosing the best size, shell, and shape for your body, the results will leave you feeling satisfied and self-assured. Please see the infographic below for more information. If you would like to schedule a consultation,… Read More »

Breast Implant Longevity: How Long Will You Love Your Results?

  If you’re weighing the benefits of getting breast implants, you undoubtedly have a lot of questions about how long your results will last. You may wonder how your breasts will look as you age, or whether you will need to get your implants replaced at some point. These concerns are more common than you… Read More »