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Why Now is a Perfect Time to Schedule your Cosmetic Procedure

Now that it is back-to-school time, say goodbye to summer and hello to a new you! You spent all summer taking care of your kids, now it’s your turn. Your house is a probably a lot quieter and your days … Continue reading

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When Considering Breast Augmentation

1. Be prepared to discuss what is bothering you about your breasts, including: breast volume, breast sagginess, asymmetry between the breasts, nipple location and cleavage. 2. Know the options for breast implants, including benefits and risks: silicone implants and saline … Continue reading

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Breast Augmentation: Three popular consultation questions

Silicone or Saline? Both types of implants are FDA approved and have been used safely for many years. I tell my patients that if you are 22 years of age then you have the option of choosing. Between ages 18 … Continue reading

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Breast Augmentation: Three popular consultation questions

Silicone or Saline? Both types of implants are FDA approved and have been used safely for many years. I tell my patients that if you are 22 years of age then you have the option of choosing. Between ages 18 … Continue reading

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Breast Augmentation With Lift: Two Birds With One Stone

Many women are interested in the breast augmentation-breast lift combination procedure following pregnancy and breast feeding. For many years, the common contention was that breast feeding is a contributor to breast sagging, volume loss and misshapen breasts. However, a recent … Continue reading

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Breast Augmentation – Patient Reviews

We recently had the opportunity to ask two of our patients about their procedure and their overall experience with Dr. Hricko and our staff. We hope this helps you in your decision to have breast augmentation. We are here to answer any questions … Continue reading

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Silicone gel filled Breast Implants and the Keller funnel

Cosmetic Breast augmentation is one of the most popular procedures in Plastic Surgery. Breast augmentation surgery involves using breast implants to fulfill your desire for fuller breasts or to restore breast volume lost after pregnancy or weight reduction. Most women … Continue reading

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Breast Augmentation is a top cosmetic surgical procedure. Understand your options.

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, breast augmentation was the top cosmetic surgical procedure performed in 2009. During a breast augmentation consultation, patients often ask me, Are breast implants safe? The short answer is yes, but with any … Continue reading

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I am considering Silicone Gel Breast Implants to enlarge my breasts. Can you tell me about them?

Silicone Gel Breast implants are made up of a silicone outer shell and then filled with a cohesive silicone gel on the inside. Most plastic surgeons and patients agree that the silicone gel implants have a more natural feel. Although … Continue reading

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What is a Mommy Makeover?

A mommy makeover can use a combination of plastic surgery procedures which help to restore a woman’s body as close to her pre-pregnancy body as possible. Every mommy makeover is unique and tailored to the individual patient. A mommy makeover … Continue reading

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