Category: Breast

Are Breast Implants Better Over or Under the Muscle for Breast Reconstruction?

The Smart Patient Questions OK, I admit it. I’m a convert. A convert to over the muscle. After years and years of doing breast reconstruction under the muscle… hell, I invented under the muscle One Stage Breast Reconstruction… I now do almost every case over the muscle. Why is it so much better? Mostly, the …

Breast Implant Removal and Capsulectomy: Critical Questions to Ask Your Surgeon

The Smart Patient Questions Here are the key questions to ask your surgeon before having breast implant removal. These are the questions that the most savvy patients ask. I wanted to share them with you – so you too can be super savvy and find the right doctor for you. A little tip: if your …

Gummy Bear Implants: Do Cohesive Silicone Gel Implants Feel More Like Real Breasts?

Wondering whether your implants will actually look and feel like breasts? This is one of the most common questions that we hear each year as plastic surgeons. The truth is that each patient typically has a different perspective on whether her implants are realistic, as well as has her own, unique preferences for how firm …

6 Critical Questions You Should Ask Your Plastic Surgeon Before Breast Explant Surgery

BY LISA B. CASSILETH MD, FACS Breast implant removal is growing in popularity over the years. It can be difficult to find the right plastic surgeon to perform the removal and ensure that your breasts look good after. Board Certified breast specialist, Dr. Lisa Cassileth, tells us the 6 questions you should ask when selecting …

Dr. Lisa Cassileth Explains What You Need to Know Before Breast Implant Removal Surgery

BY LISA B. CASSILETH MD, FACS Beverly Hills breast specialist Dr. Lisa Cassileth has been performing explant surgeries for over fifteen years. Many patients seek out her expertise when faced with symptoms of breast implant illness and capsular contracture. Read more to learn about the best techniques for breast implant removal and what to look …

Breast Implant Illness – The Genetic Link Explained by Dr. Lisa Cassileth

BY LISA CASSILETH MD, FACS Beverly Hills breast specialist Dr. Lisa Cassileth has been treating patients with breast implant illness for over fifteen years. Many patients seek out her expertise when faced with symptoms of breast implant illness and capsular contracture. As new information about snp defects and genetics are available, it appears that certain …

Fat Grafting and Internal Lift Facts, Myths and Q&A with Dr. Lisa Cassileth

The breast implant business has been huge for plastic surgeons, with over 626,000 implants placed per year. Has this been healthy? Many patients have been wondering the same, as they seek implant removal to cure chronic fatigue, brain fog, and autoimmune issues; but, is that hysteria, or fact? After 20 years in the business of breast explanting, and interviewing and performing surgery on thousands of patients, my goal is to separate fact from fiction, and if we remove implants, to make the breast look just as good as it did with implants, if not better.

Breast Implant Illness (BII) and Breast Implant Removal Questions and Answers with Beverly Hills Breast Specialist Dr. Lisa Cassileth

Breast implant removal cases have been steadily on the rise in the United States. Thousands of women across the country have been vocalizing their concerns regarding breast implant illness (BII) symptoms and their desire for answers and breast explant treatment. Dr. Lisa Cassileth, founder of the famous Beverly Hills practice, Cassileth Plastic Surgery, treats hundreds of patients annually seeking treatment for their capsular contracture, breast implant illness, implant rupture, and other breast implant related issues. She is a breast expert with over 16 years in practice and is the inventor of many break-through techniques in breast surgery including one-stage breast reconstruction, breast implant removal, internal breast lifts, and breast fat-grafting.

One-Stage Breast Reconstruction Questions and Answers FAQ with Dr. Lisa Cassileth

Dr. Cassileth, founder of Cassileth Plastic Surgery in Beverly Hills, CA is an industry leader in breast reconstruction. She believes no one should have to live with unsatisfactory results after undergoing breast reconstruction; she strives to make women aware of all breast reconstruction options available to them. Dr. Cassileth invented created her “Direct-To-Implant” one stage breast reconstruction because she felt there had to be a better alternative to traditional tissue expander reconstruction. Dr. Cassileth’s innovative technique allows women to awaken from mastectomy surgery with new breasts, all performed through small incisions.

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