We found 12 providers matching cosmetic breast surgery and who accept Medicare near Novi, MI.

Dr. Alberto Julian Aviles, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery, General Surgery
47601 Grand River Avenue; Suite B223
Novi, MI
 

Dr. Alberto Aviles' medical specialty is plastic surgery, hand surgery, and general surgery. These areas are among Dr. Aviles's clinical interests: eyelid surgery, bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, and body contouring. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Cofinity, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and HealthSmart, in addition to other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and performed his residency at Rush University Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Aviles's professional affiliations include St. John Hospital and Medical Center and St. John Macomb-Oakland Hospital.

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

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

Dr. Andrew Michael Lofman, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
640 North Old Woodward
Farmington, MI
 

Dr. Andrew Lofman specializes in plastic surgery. Dr. Lofman (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Hebrew and Spanish. Dr. Lofman's areas of expertise include breast reconstruction revision, mini tummy tuck, and botox injection. He is affiliated with Detroit Medical Center (DMC), Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, and St. John Providence Health System. He attended Ross University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Mercy Catholic Medical Center for residency. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Lofman honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Aetna. Dr. Lofman has received the distinction of RealSelf Top Doctor.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast reconstruction revision , breast implant revision, breast lift

All Interests: Breast Reconstruction Revision, Breast Augmentation, Labiaplasty, Eyelid Retraction Repair, Ptosis ... (Read more)

Dr. Mune Gowda, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
3270 West Big Beaver; Suite# 415
Novi, MI
 

Dr. Mune Gowda's specialties are plastic surgery and hand surgery. He practices in Novi, MI and Troy, MI. His areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, dermabrasion, and mini tummy tuck. The average patient rating for Dr. Gowda is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Beaumont Employee Health Plan, AARP, and Cofinity, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute. He completed his residency training at Mount Carmel Health System and Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University. Dr. Gowda is affiliated with St. John Providence Health System.

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

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Labiaplasty, Down Syndrome, Endoscopic Surgery, Butt ... (Read more)

Dr. Jefrey Ralph Alan Fishman, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
47601 Grand River Avenue; Suite A120
Novi, MI
 

Dr. Jefrey Fishman is a specialist in plastic surgery and hand surgery. He works in Troy, MI and Novi, MI. Clinical interests for Dr. Fishman include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He is professionally affiliated with St. John Providence Health System. Dr. Fishman is a graduate of Wayne State University School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Fishman completed a residency program at Summa Akron City Hospital. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Fishman takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Plans.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Dermabrasion, Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, Botox Injection, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Plastic Surgery
26850 Providence Parkway; Suite 250
Novi, MI
 

Dr. Robert Forte is a specialist in plastic surgery. He works in West Bloomfield, MI and Novi, MI. Areas of expertise for Dr. Forte include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. The average patient rating for Dr. Forte is 4.5 stars out of 5. He accepts several insurance carriers, including AARP, Cofinity, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He is a graduate of American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. Dr. Forte completed his residency training at Providence Hospital. He is professionally affiliated with St. John Providence Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

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

Dr. Daniel Alan Ladizinsky, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
6777 West Maple Road; Henry Ford Medical Center
West Bloomfield, MI
 

Dr. Daniel Ladizinsky is a plastic surgeon. Dr. Ladizinsky graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School and then he performed his residency at Arizona Health Sciences Center. Clinical interests for Dr. Ladizinsky include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and tummy tuck revision. He has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He takes Coventry, Coventry Bronze, Coventry Silver, and more.

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

All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Microsurgery, Nose Surgery, Breast Reduction, ... (Read more)

Dr. Donna Gilman Tepper, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
39450 W. 12 Mile Road
Novi, MI
 

Dr. Donna Tepper works as a plastic surgeon in Detroit, MI, Novi, MI, and Dearborn, MI. Clinical interests for Dr. Tepper include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. She is professionally affiliated with Henry Ford Health System. She studied medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine. She trained at Henry Ford Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Tulane University for residency. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Tepper honors Medicare insurance.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, Endoscopic Surgery, Chin ... (Read more)

Dr. Vigen B Darian, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery, Otolaryngology
39450 W 12 Mile Road
Novi, MI
 

Dr. Vigen Darian sees patients in West Bloomfield, MI, Detroit, MI, and Novi, MI. His medical specialties are plastic surgery, hand surgery, and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). His areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Darian is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. After completing medical school at the University of Michigan Medical School, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Diego (UCSD). He has received the distinction of Detroit Super Doctors. In addition to English, Dr. Darian speaks Armenian. He is affiliated with Henry Ford Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Dupuytren's Contracture, Wrist Surgery, Endoscopic Surgery, Chin ... (Read more)

Dr. Daniel D Sherbert, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
5807 W Maple Road; Suite 177
West Bloomfield, MI
 

Dr. Daniel Sherbert is a plastic surgeon in West Bloomfield, MI. Dr. Sherbert's clinical interests include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Medicare insurance. Before completing his residency at Providence Hospital, Southfield, Dr. Sherbert attended medical school at Michigan State University. Dr. Sherbert has received the distinction of Detroit Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph Mercy Oakland.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Mini Tummy Tuck, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Breast Augmentation, Laser Resurfacing, ... (Read more)

Dr. Dunya Mary Atisha, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
39450 W. 12 Mile Road
Novi, MI
 

Dr. Dunya Atisha is a plastic surgery specialist in Detroit, MI, Novi, MI, and Dearborn, MI. She has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. Dr. Atisha accepts United Healthcare HMO, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Iowa, Dr. Atisha attended Michigan State University College of Human Medicine for medical school. In addition to English, Dr. Atisha (or staff) speaks Chaldean Neo-Aramaic, Arabic, and French. She is professionally affiliated with Henry Ford Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation

All Interests: Body Contouring, Mini Tummy Tuck, Botox Injection, Rhinoplasty, Breast Augmentation, Breast ... (Read more)

Dr. Barak Tanzman, DO
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
5839 West Maple Road; Suite 100
West Bloomfield, MI
 

Dr. Barak Tanzman sees patients in Flint, MI, Berkley, MI, and Commerce Township, MI. His medical specialty is plastic surgery. After completing medical school at Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, he performed his residency at Grandview Medical Center. These areas are among Dr. Tanzman's clinical interests: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). He is in-network for Medicare insurance. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Detroit Medical Center (DMC), Hurley Medical Center, and Botsford Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation

All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Botox Injection, Rhinoplasty, Breast Augmentation, Wounds, Injectable Fillers, ... (Read more)

Dr. Samina Ansar Ansar, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
33110 W. 12 Mile Road
Farmington Hills, MI
 

Dr. Samina Ghazi's area of specialization is general internal medicine. Dr. Ghazi's clinical interests include disc problems, colposcopy, and menopause. She is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. She is a graduate of Dow Medical College and a graduate of Sinai Hospital of Detroit's residency program. In addition to English, Dr. Ghazi (or staff) speaks Urdu, Sindhi, and Arabic. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Detroit Medical Center (DMC) and Henry Ford Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation

All Interests: Disc Problems, Colposcopy, Depression, Adolescent Gynecology, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Atrial ... (Read more)

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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.

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