Breast Augmentation and Your Active Lifestyle

When considering breast augmentation, the expertise and guidance of a board-certified plastic surgeon should ensure a successful procedure, especially for women who wish to continue an active lifestyle. The type and placement of implants will determine how much breast surgery affects your athletic endeavors. For an average woman, her breast augmentation options will not negatively… Read More »

Are Breast Implants Safe?

Safe surgery is critical for women considering breast augmentation. Although the aesthetic results may be desirable, concerns about putting a patient’s health at risk is a legitimate factor when deciding on the surgery. Your plastic surgeon should address any questions about breast implant safety by providing current information about the technology, as well as explaining… Read More »

Spring into Plastic Surgery, Week 3! Are Silicone Implants Really As Safe As Saline?

For the thousandth time, YES!–silicone is just as safe as saline when it comes to what fills your breast implant.  The early 1990’s was a dark time for silicone implants.  The FDA placed a moratorium on the silicone implants and they were not in use in the United States again until 1998 unless you had… Read More »

It’s the second week of our spring fling with plastic surgery procedures!

Last week we discussed Coolsculpt, our favorite method of non-invasive fat removal!  This week, let’s talk about breasts, more specifically breast augmentation.  Spring is always the hot season for breast augmentation.  Between new swim suits in the stores, having time off for Spring Break, planning your summer break beach vacation, and tax refunds, it’s sort… Read More »

Dr. Gingrass Featured on eHealth Radio Network to Discuss Implant Removal and Replacement

Breast augmentation is the most common plastic surgery procedure. However, many women are opting to have their breast implants removed or replaced. Dr. Gingrass joined the Plastic Surgery Information Channel to discuss everything you need to know about breast implant removal and replacement. Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Mary Gingrass discuss the following: Why… Read More »

What You Need to Know About Breast Augmentation in Your 40s

It’s not all a young woman’s game; we’re seeing an unprecedented number of women in their 40s and beyond enhance their figure and boost their confidence through breast augmentation. Women in their 40’s often deal with a whole other set of problems, like aging or the effects of pregnancy and breastfeeding. Still, with a different… Read More »

ALCL Discussion with Dr. Haws and Dr. Gingrass

We have recently received calls and questions regarding the ALCL information released this week, and wanted to address any concerns you may have. Please contact our office and join us for our Facebook Live Event: ALCL Discussion with Dr. Melinda Haws and Dr. Mary Gingrass on Wednesday, March 29th at 3:30 CST for more information!… Read More »

Let Your Beauty Bloom This Spring with a Breast Augmentation

Life is too short to waste on the “what ifs”, and the fleeting seasons are a reminder of that. If you’ve always wanted to have bigger breasts, then don’t wait for something to happen before you decide to get a breast augmentation. When you strike while the iron is hot, you don’t have to wonder… Read More »

Droopy Breasts: Are Breast Implants or A Breast Lift Best for Me?

Droopy breasts can happen to any women. It doesn’t just happen to women who had multiple pregnancies or who lost massive weight. Saggy breasts can also occur to women who have small breasts. Several factors that contribute to droopy breasts include and are not limited to age, genetics, and lifestyle. Indeed, it can happen to… Read More »

Types of Breast Implants and Profiles

Having to choose an implant is no easy task. It’s comforting to know that there are so many options for you to perfectly customize your breast augmentation, but we understand that it can be quite overwhelming. We want our patients to educate themselves and to be aware of their different options. More than anything, we… Read More »