Also known as augmentation mammoplasty, breast augmentation surgery involves using breast implants to fulfill your desire for fuller breasts (breast enlargement) or to restore breast volume lost after weight reduction or pregnancy (breast enhancement).
Breast reconstruction is achieved through several plastic surgery techniques that attempt to restore a breast to near normal shape, appearance and size following mastectomy.
Also known as reduction Mammoplasty, breast reduction surgery removes excess breast fat, glandular tissue and skin to achieve a breast size in proportion with your body and to alleviate the discomfort associated with overly large breasts.
Breast lift or Mastopexy surgery raises and firms the breasts by removing excess skin and tightening the surrounding tissue to reshape and support the new breast contour. A woman’s breast often change over time, losing their youthful shape and firmness. Sometimes the areola becomes enlarged over time, and a breast lift will reduce this as well.
Breast reduction for men is the surgical correction of over-developed or enlarged breast in men. Often times liposuction is used in this procedure as well.
Also known as blepharoplasty, eyelid surgery improves the appearance of the upper eyelids, lower eyelids, or both. It gives a rejuvenated appearance to the surrounding area of your eyes. This procedure is used to reduce the loose or sagging skin, wrinkles and bags around your eyes and also aids in the correction of impaired vision.
A facelift, or rhytidectomy, is a surgical procedure that improves visible signs of aging in the face and neck, such as th relaxation of the skin of the face which can cause sagging.
Liposuction slims and reshapes specific areas of the body by removing excess fat deposits, improving your body contours and ultimately enhancing your self-image. This procedure can be used on several different areas of the body, such as thighs, arms, neck, hips, waist, chest, and lower legs.
A tummy tuck removes excess fat and skin, and in most cases restores weakened muscles creating an abdominal profile that is smoother and firmer.
A thigh lift reshapes the thighs by reducing excess skin, and in some cases fat, resulting in smoother skin and better-proportioned contours of the thighs.
Injectables and Fillers
A natural purified protein, which relaxes the overactive muscles that cause frown lines or “crow’s feet”. It is a safe, effective and popular treatment that takes only minutes to perform. Results can last anywhere from three months or up to a year (in some cases).
Products such as juvederm are dermal fillers used to reduce most facial lines and wrinkles. The product is a gel that is injected into areas of facial tissue to improve volume and texture of the skin. Thy can also be used to achieve fuller and more beautiful lips and cheeks. Results are immediate and recovery time is short. Results lasting up to a year and in some cases longer.
What to expect at your consultation
The success and safety of any procedure depends on your complete candidness during your consultation. You’ll be asked a number of questions about your health, desires and lifestyle. We will discuss why you want surgery and what your expectations and desired outcomes are.
Also, be prepared to provide information on:
- Your current medical conditions and treatments
- Any drug allergies you have
- Your current medications, vitamins and herbal supplements
- Any alcohol, tobacco or drug use
- Any previous surgeries
Dr. Mandel will evaluate your general health status and any pre-existing health conditions or risk factors. Photographs will be taken but will not be used in any way without your signed consent. You will discuss the recommended course of treatment including likely outcomes and any risks or potential complications. Schedule your consultation by calling (208) 625-4333.