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As an internationally known, double-board certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Jay S. Orringer regularly meets with patients who want to improve the appearance of their breasts, but are uncertain whether breast augmentation or breast lift will make the most pleasing changes to their breasts. For some of these patients, Dr. Orringer may suggest combining both procedures to attain larger, “perkier” breasts. In this blog, he explains why some women choose to have breast augmentation and breast lift simultaneously.
Understanding the Procedures
First, it is critical to understand exactly what each procedure does on its own. The prima...Read More
The reasons women choose breast augmentation are varied. Renowned Beverly Hills double-board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jay Orringer, of The Renaissance Medical Center for Aesthetic Surgery, Inc., discusses why women may seek breast augmentation. Here are some of the most common considerations:
1. A Desired Change in Body Proportion
For some women, an increase in their breast size creates body proportion that is more in keeping with their aesthetic preference. This positive change can be quite pleasing for them and their confidence.
2. Restore a Youthful Appearance
Following pregnancy and nursing, the bre...Read More
Loose skin and stubborn fat pockets may accompany major weight loss. Body contouring can take you to the next stage of your body transformation, but the right time for the procedure is not the same for everyone. Renowned double-board-certified Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Dr. Jay Orringer, of The Renaissance Medical Center for Aesthetic Surgery, Inc., explains when someone might be a good candidate for body contouring.
Body Contouring Procedures
The timing for body contouring depends upon the specific procedure desired and a variety of other factors. Body contouring procedures include:
· Tummy tuck · Body lift ·...Read More
A breast cancer diagnosis, strong family history or high-risk gene often involves having to make some difficult decisions. Among them might be the appropriate type of reconstruction after mastectomy. Beverly Hills double-board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jay Orringer of The Renaissance Medical Center for Aesthetic Surgery, Inc., discusses when a woman might consider breast reconstruction with her own (autologous) tissue. For a woman who has already undergone breast augmentation or implant breast reconstruction, breast reconstruction might involve replacing her implants with excess tummy or buttock tissue.
Breast Reconstruction...Read More
Pregnancy is a wonderful time in a woman’s life, but pregnancy and breastfeeding may take a significant toll on a woman’s body. Women often struggle to regain their pre-pregnancy figure after having children. Multiple pregnancies tend to make it even harder to bounce back.
Frequently, diet and exercise aren’t enough to correct the issues new mothers experience, including lost breast volume, loose skin, excess fat, and muscle laxity of the abdominal area. That’s where mommy makeover may be beneficial. An individualized combination of plastic surgery procedures may significantly improve these undesired physical changes. Here, interna...Read More
As you age, you may begin to notice some changes to the appearance of your breasts. The full, perky breast appearance you once enjoyed may be impacted by issues associated with sagging and lost volume. This is quite natural and may occur for a number of reasons.
Fortunately, breast lift, with or without an implant, can potentially improve these issues and restore a more youthful breast appearance. Below, internationally-known, double-board-certified Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Dr. Jay Orringer reviews the benefits and choices available for women choosing breast lift.
Deciding If Breast Lift Is Right for You
You may...Read More
Breast reduction surgery removes excess skin, fat and breast tissue to achieve smaller, more proportionate breasts. While reducing the size and weight of the breasts, this effective procedure, also known as reduction mammaplasty, typically elevates the position of the nipple and areola.
Breast reduction can achieve a more proportional and comfortable breast size and alleviate many of the issues associated with excessively large breasts. Here, internationally-known, double-board-certified Beverly Hills plastic surgeon, Dr. Jay Orringer, outlines benefits and options associated with breast reduction.
Life-Changing Benefits...Read More
Tummy tuck is a popular cosmetic procedure that removes excess skin and fat from the abdominal wall and tightens lax, separated muscles. At the same time, unsightly striae are often removed. Internationally known, double board-certified Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Dr. Jay Orringer often recommends tummy tuck to women who have completed their families and are seeking a flatter, more toned-appearing abdomen.
Are You a Candidate?
Pregnancy changes are not the only reason patients choose tummy tuck, also known as abdominoplasty. Men and women who were once overweight...Read More
Mommy makeover is a combination of surgical techniques that target the redundant skin and fat and the separated abdominal muscles that may follow pregnancy. Mommy makeover also may address the sagging and loss of volume of the breasts often seen following cessation of breast-feeding. From tummy tuck to breast augmentation and lift, available options may help a woman significantly improve her post-pregnancy figure.
Internationally known, double board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jay Orringer has a broad depth of experience spanning more than 30 years, making him a preferred choice for m...Read More
Aesthetic breast reconstructive surgery is a very important part of the healing process for mastectomy patients. The skill, compassion, and artistry of your plastic surgeon greatly affects your recovery and outcome. Breast reconstruction following mastectomy has been a passion of internationally known, double board-certified Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Dr. Jay Orringer for more than 30 years.
He considers it a privilege to share in the healing journey following mastectomy and reconstruction.
Breast Reconstruction Options
In general terms, breast reconstructive options...Read More