Mastopexy (Breast Lift)

Some patients desiring Breast Enhancement have breast tissue that is loose and saggy. The medical term for this condition is Breast Ptosis. This may be a consequence of advancing age, pregnancy, nursing and/ or weight fluctuations. Breasts progressively hang lower on the chest with loss of upper breast projection (perkiness),... Read More

Breast Augmentation: A Perspective

SAS Blog: Breast Augmentation; a Perspective Breast implants were invented in the early 1960’s by Dr. Frank Gerow and Dr. Thomas Cronin, two Plastic Surgeons from Houston, Texas. The first implants were made from an outside shell of silicone rubber and contained silicone gel. They had a remarkably natural feel... Read More

Liposuction: A brief History and what you need to know

By far the most common procedure in Body Contouring is Liposuction. Modern Liposuction was pioneered in Europe by the Parisian Plastic Surgeon, Yves G. Illouz, M.D. His technique took advantage of the fact that fatty tissue is fragile when compared to the nerves and blood vessels that travel through it.... Read More

Mommy Makeover

Mommy Makeover is a recent term that has gained popularity on the Internet and in beauty reporting. It refers to a combination of procedures (Breast Enhancement and Body Contouring) that are designed to address the consequences of child bearing and age. With pregnancy and the nursing of children a women’s... Read More

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