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We found 8 providers matching cosmetic breast surgery and who accept Humana Gold 2250/HMO Premier near Marrero, LA.

Dr. David Albert Jansen, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, General Surgery
2700 Napoleon Avenue
New Orleans, LA
 

Dr. David Jansen is a plastic surgeon and general surgeon in Metairie, LA, Kenner, LA, and New Orleans, LA. Clinical interests for Dr. Jansen include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Dr. Jansen's hospital/clinic affiliations include Ochsner, Touro Infirmary, and Thibodaux Regional Medical Center. After attending Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County and a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Jansen accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: New Orleans Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Pec Implants, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic ... (Read more)

Dr. Charles Louis Dupin, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
1111 Medical Center Boulevard; Suite S 640
Marrero, LA
 

Dr. Charles Dupin sees patients in Marrero, LA, Gretna, LA, and New Orleans, LA. His medical specialty is plastic surgery. His education and training includes medical school at Tulane University School of Medicine and residency at Charity Hospital, New Orleans, Lenox Hill Hospital, and a hospital affiliated with Tulane University. His clinical interests include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Dr. Dupin has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Dupin takes. He is affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC), Ochsner, and Touro Infirmary.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast implant removal, breast lift

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Injectable Fillers, Breast Implant Removal, ... (Read more)

Dr. Frank Joseph Dellacroce, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
2700 Napoleon Avenue
New Orleans, LA
 

Dr. Frank Dellacroce is a medical specialist in plastic surgery. He is a graduate of Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport. His clinical interests include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Dr. Dellacroce is rated highly by his patients. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: New Orleans Super Doctors. Dr. Dellacroce is professionally affiliated with Ochsner.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast implant removal, breast lift

All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Breast Augmentation, Microsurgery, Nose Surgery, Breast ... (Read more)

Dr. Jonathan Charles Boraski, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
1111 Medical Center Boulevard; Suite S 640
Marrero, LA
 

Dr. Jonathan Boraski sees patients in Marrero, LA and Gretna, LA. His medical specialty is plastic surgery. He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. These areas are among Dr. Boraski's clinical interests: thigh lift, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). He is professionally affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC) and Ochsner. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Boraski is a graduate of Tulane University School of Medicine. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Tulane University.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast implant removal, breast lift

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Blepharoptosis Repair, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Andrew Charles Freel, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
533 Bolivar Street; Floor 5
New Orleans, LA
 

Dr. Andrew Freel's area of specialization is plastic surgery. He attended medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. Clinical interests for Dr. Freel include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. His patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Freel honors. He is affiliated with Ochsner.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast implant removal, breast lift

All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Breast Augmentation, Microsurgery, Nose Surgery, Breast ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Plastic Surgery
2700 Napoleon Avenue
New Orleans, LA
 

Dr. Scott Sullivan is a plastic surgeon. His clinical interests include breast augmentation, thigh lift, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Dr. Sullivan is affiliated with Ochsner. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Sullivan attended medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. His training includes a residency program at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast implant removal, breast lift

All Interests: Thigh Lift, Tummy Tuck, Free Flap Breast Reconstruction, Breast Augmentation, Microsurgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Juan Ramon Escobar, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
1111 Medical Center Boulevard; Suite N510
Marrero, LA
 

Dr. Juan Escobar's specialty is plastic surgery. In addition to English, Dr. Escobar speaks Spanish. These areas are among his clinical interests: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. His hospital/clinic affiliations include West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC) and Ochsner. Dr. Escobar takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast implant removal, breast lift

All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Microsurgery, Down Syndrome, Laser Resurfacing, ... (Read more)

Dr. Alireza Sadeghi, BS, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Head & Neck Plastic Surgery
3434 Prytania Street; Suite 420
New Orleans, LA
 

Dr. Alireza Sadeghi is a medical specialist in hand surgery and head & neck plastic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Sadeghi include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Dr. Sadeghi's average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Sadeghi (or staff) speaks the following languages: Polish and Turkish. He is affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC) and Touro Infirmary.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast implant removal, breast lift

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What is Cosmetic Breast Surgery?

When a woman is dissatisfied with the appearance of her breasts, she may consider cosmetic breast surgery. Lack of tissue, sagging due to breastfeeding, and deformities present at birth are some of the most common reasons why women may choose to surgically enhance their breasts. Breast augmentation and breast lift are the most frequently performed cosmetic procedures on the breast.

In breast augmentation, enlargement of the breast is accomplished using either implants or the patient’s own fat. Implants are clear shells that may be filled with saltwater solution or silicone. They come in varying sizes and shapes. There are different approaches to placing the implant as well. Incision locations can be:

  • Peri-areolar, or around the outline of the areola.
  • Inframammary, or along the crease of the breast.
  • Transaxillary, or through the armpit.
  • Transumbilical, or through the belly button.
You and your surgeon will discuss your needs, preferences, and limitations to determine the type of implant and incision to use.

Using one’s own fat for breast enlargement starts with a procedure called liposuction, which is the removal of excess fat from other parts of the body. After the fat is collected, it is rid of impurities and then injected into the breast. This option suits those who do not wish to have foreign materials placed inside their bodies.

Deformities such as tubular breasts may also be corrected using breast augmentation. Tubular breasts are characterized by small, droopy breasts and a narrow base. Aside from placement of an implant, the surgeon cuts the breast tissue to release the tightness and make the base wider.

Breast implants are not lifelong devices. They may rupture or you may develop capsular contracture, which is the hardening of scar tissue around the implant. If these complications occur, you may need to get another surgery to replace or remove your implants.

While a breast augmentation enlarges the breast, a breast lift, also called mastopexy, raises the breast by repositioning the nipple and removing excess skin. Breast lifts can be done using three techniques. If there is only a small amount of sagging, removal of excess skin around the outline of the areola may accomplish the desired result. This technique is called a doughnut lift. If your nipples are just at or slightly below the level of your breast fold, your surgeon may recommend a lollipop lift. This type of lift involves a doughnut lift and a vertical incision from the bottom edge of the areola to the crease. If you have a lot of excess skin, your surgeon may recommend an anchor lift. This technique is similar to the lollipop lift, but it also involves a crescent-shaped incision along the breast fold to be able to remove more excess skin. Sometimes loss of breast volume accompanies sagging. If this is the case, an augmentation can be performed in combination with the lift procedure.

Because nerves around the nipple are cut during surgery and need time to heal, temporary loss of sensation in this area is common after having a breast lift. Sensation is usually regained after several weeks to a few months. Although uncommon, loss of sensation may also be permanent, especially if a significant amount of tissue around the nipple was removed.

Both breast augmentation and breast lift are typically done in an outpatient facility and do not require a hospital stay. Following surgery, you should apply a cold compress over your breasts for the first 24 hours and keep your upper body elevated -- even during sleep -- for the first few days. You will also be given a special type of bra to wear while you are recovering. Using cold compresses, staying elevated, and wearing the special bra help minimize swelling and pain. Strenuous activities like running and working out should be avoided for four to six weeks, but light exercise may be started about one week after your procedure.