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

Dr. David Jansen's areas of specialization are plastic surgery and general surgery. Dr. Jansen is rated highly by his patients. These areas are among his clinical interests: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Jansen graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County and a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois. He has received professional recognition including the following: New Orleans Super Doctors. His professional affiliations include Ochsner, Touro Infirmary, and Thibodaux Regional Medical Center.

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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 is a medical specialist in plastic surgery. Dr. Dupin's patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. Areas of expertise for Dr. Dupin include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Dupin accepts. He graduated from Tulane University School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Charity Hospital, New Orleans, Lenox Hill Hospital, and a hospital affiliated with Tulane University. His professional affiliations include West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC), Ochsner, and Touro Infirmary.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, 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 specialist in plastic surgery. Dr. Dellacroce graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport. His areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He is rated highly by his patients. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Dellacroce has received the distinction of New Orleans Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Ochsner.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, 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 is a medical specialist in plastic surgery. He has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Areas of expertise for Dr. Boraski include thigh lift, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Dr. Boraski is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Humana HMO. Dr. Boraski attended Tulane University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Tulane University. His professional affiliations include West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC) and Ochsner.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, 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 is a plastic surgery specialist. He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. These areas are among his clinical interests: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Dr. Freel honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Freel studied medicine at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He is affiliated with Ochsner.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, 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 surgery specialist in New Orleans, LA. Dr. Sullivan's areas of expertise include the following: breast augmentation, thigh lift, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans for medical school and subsequently trained at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New Orleans for residency. He is affiliated with Ochsner.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, 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 works as a plastic surgeon in Marrero, LA, New Orleans, LA, and Metairie, LA. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. His areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Dr. Escobar is professionally affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC) and Ochsner. Dr. Escobar accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, 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's specialties are hand surgery and head & neck plastic surgery. Dr. Sadeghi's clinical interests include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Patient ratings for Dr. Sadeghi average 5.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Sadeghi (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Polish and Turkish. Dr. Sadeghi is affiliated with West Jefferson Medical Center (WJMC) and Touro Infirmary.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, 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.