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Dr. Aldona J Spiegel, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Aldona Spiegel is a physician who specializes in plastic surgery. Her areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Patient reviews placed her at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Spiegel honors Aetna EPO, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare HSA, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending the University of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine for medical school, she completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Spiegel has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Spiegel (or staff) speaks Spanish and Polish. She is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. Her practice is open to new patients.

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

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

Dr. Anthony Echo, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Anthony Echo's area of specialization is plastic surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: eyelid surgery, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Dr. Echo is affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital, Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital, and Houston Methodist. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Echo attended medical school at the University of Nevada School of Medicine. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Echo accepts Aetna EPO, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare HSA, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of Texas Rising Stars. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Echo's office for an appointment.

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

All Interests: Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Breast Implant Removal, Breast Lift, ... (Read more)

Dr. Pierre-Yves Masaki Chevray, PhD, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Pierre Chevray is a plastic surgeon. His areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Patient ratings for Dr. Chevray average 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Chevray is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare HSA, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University, Dr. Chevray attended Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. His practice is open to new patients.

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

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

Dr. Andrew Thomas Lyos, MD
Specializes in Other, Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Plastic Surgery
16655 Sw Freeway, Suite 360; Methodist Sugar Land Prof Building
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Andrew Lyos specializes in otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat) and head & neck plastic surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: thigh lift, blepharoplasty, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Lyos is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, HealthSmart, and Coventry. He studied medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School. Dr. Lyos is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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

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

Dr. Steven Benjamin Albright, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
16655 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Steven Albright is a physician who specializes in plastic surgery. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Albright's areas of expertise include thigh lift, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Albright takes Aetna EPO, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare HSA, as well as other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. Dr. Albright is open to new patients.

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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)

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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.