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Breast Augmentation vs. Breast Implants

Breast augmentation and breast implants refers to the same procedure which is to enhance breast volume or to balance asymmetries.  With advance technologies and breast implants, now is a great time to have a breast augmentation.  You can achieve a natural looking appearance while giving you confidence to face the world.

Breast Augmentation and Breast Implants

There are two types of breast implants available on the market, saline and silicone.  With silicone being the most popular implant today.  There are round silicone breast implants and gummy bear, or tear drop breast implants.  The gummy bear implants replicate a more natural looking breast with more fullness at the bottom.  Silicone implants are made with high cohesive silicone technology which is a durable silicone that feels and mimics the appearance of a natural breast.  With all, there are many great options on the market to achieve your aesthetic goals!

It is always important when thinking of plastic surgery to make sure you choose a plastic surgeon that is board certified in their specialty.  Look at their before and after pictures of breast augmentation.  Spend time with the staff and surgeon to make sure they understand and hear your goals. Be sure that pricing you receive is clear and you are aware of what your money is paying for and what if any costs you are responsible for after surgery.  There are lots of choices today on who you should allow to be your plastic surgeon.  Be sure to choose a plastic surgeon who is up to date on the latest techniques, technologies and available products on the market for breast augmentation.

Dr. Chad Robbins is a board-certified plastic surgeon who trained at the world-renowned Mayo Clinic.  At your consultation with Dr. Chad Robbins time will be spent explaining the different techniques, different implant choices as well as expected aesthetic outcome.  Check out Dr. Chad Robbins’ before and after pictures here.  Call us today at (615) 401-9454 to schedule your consultation and learn if a breast augmentation is right for you!  Now is the time……