Category: Breast Reduction

5 Reasons Women Have Breast Surgery When They Are Done Breastfeeding

August 5, 2023

Full, perky breasts are a sign of youth and femininity. Moms often struggle with breast changes caused by pregnancy and breastfeeding and look to breast surgery to address their concerns. Breast augmentation, breast lift, and breast reduction are popular procedures that can restore an elevated and voluminous bust after breastfeeding. Becoming a mother doesn't mean you lose your sense of self and body confidence. August is National Breastfeeding Month, and our board-certified plastic surgeon shares the common reasons women choose breast surgery when they're done growing their families. 1. Breastfeeding Changes the Breast Tissues Breasts become denser during lactation, and when a woman stops nursing or pumping, the breasts may not look and feel the same. Many women experience loss of breastRead Full Post

Category: Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, Breast Reduction

How Long Does It Take to Recover from Breast Reduction?

June 29, 2020

Perhaps you’ve been considering breast reduction but are wondering if you have enough time to invest in the process. This concern is understandable. Your life may involve childcare, career, fitness, social events, volunteering, vacation, and a busy schedule in general! Things will be much clearer after you’ve spoken to board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Stephen Miller about the procedure. He takes all the time that is needed for you to discuss breast reduction and provide answers to your questions. Immediately after breast reduction. It’s normal to feel groggy as you awaken from surgery. Prior to surgery, you will have asked your spouse or another family member to bring you to the surgical appointment, stay with you, and drive you home afterward. You’ll alsoRead Full Post

Category: Breast Reduction

How Long After My Breast Augmentation Can I Sunbathe?

April 8, 2020

Many breast augmentation patients wonder how soon after their procedure they can to sit or lie in the sun, particularly for the purpose of getting a tan. We understand that adding some color to your skin can be an important part of what you do to feel attractive and confident. However, sun exposure and surgical recovery don’t mix well. PROBLEMS CAUSED BY SUN EXPOSURE AFTER BREAST ENHANCEMENT Exposure to both the sun's heat and UV rays can hinder your body’s healing processes. The heat from the sun is problematic because it’s known to increase post-surgical inflammation, especially in the first few days of recovery. It may worsen your swelling and increase your risk of experiencing complications. Meanwhile, exposing your incisions to the sunRead Full Post

Category: Breast Reduction

New Breasts for the New Year

January 22, 2020

The start of a new year is a great time to reflect and gain clarity on what is important to you and then to commit to taking action to achieve the results you want. If you are self-conscious or experience discomfort due to the size or appearance of your breasts, make this the year that you make a change. Breast surgery can transform asymmetrical, small, large, and sagging breasts, so you can feel and look your best for 2020 and beyond. You have more options than ever for attaining breasts that fit your frame and your aesthetic. Board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Stephen M. Miller, is experienced in multiple types of breast surgeries, including breast augmentation, breast lifts, and breast reduction. WHATRead Full Post

Category: Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, Breast Reduction, Plastic Surgery