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 »

The Difference Between Breast Implant Types

Breast augmentation is an extremely popular cosmetic surgery procedure and continues to grow in popularity and with advancements. These procedures are so popular because they are safe, enduring and there are many options to choose from, so each individual can choose the implants that are best for them! One thing to consider is saline vs…. Read More »

What Are My Breast Surgery Options?

You’ve decided to get breast surgery. But now what? Now, you have the joy of choosing which procedure will help you achieve the figure you’ve always wanted. With the number of breast surgery options, you might feel intimidated, but never fear—the Maryland Institute of Plastic Surgery is here to explain the benefits of each breast… Read More »

Saline vs. Silicone: Which Implants are Right for You?

Saline or silicone? It’s one of the most crucial choices you have to make if you’re considering breast augmentation. Saline and silicone are the two fillings used for breast implants, and while both are safe and reliable materials, they have different properties that make them ideal for different types of patients. Not sure which of… Read More »