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We found 9 providers matching cosmetic breast surgery and who accept Humana Platinum HMO near Wauwatosa, WI.

Dr. Robert John Havlik, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
8915 W. Connell Court
Milwaukee, WI
 

Dr. Robert Havlik is a specialist in plastic surgery. He works in Wauwatosa, WI, Milwaukee, WI, and New Berlin, WI. His areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, dermabrasion, and rhinoplasty. His professional affiliations include Froedtert Hospital and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. Dr. Havlik's education and training includes medical school at Yale School of Medicine and residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Havlik is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

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

Dr. Hani S Matloub, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
8700 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI
 

Dr. Hani Matloub's specialty is plastic surgery. Dr. Matloub's clinical interests include tummy tuck (abdominoplasty), free flap breast reconstruction, and head and neck cancer reconstruction. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Baghdad, Baghdad College of Medicine. Dr. Matloub trained at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin for residency. He has received the distinction of Milwaukee Super Doctors. He speaks Arabic. He is professionally affiliated with Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee VA Medical Center, and Medical College of Wisconsin.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation

All Interests: Botox Injection, Breast Augmentation, Microsurgery, Congenital Hand Disorders, Breast Reduction, ... (Read more)

Dr. Paul Willon Loewenstein, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery, Other
13800 W North Avenue; Suite 110
Brookfield, WI
 

Dr. Paul Loewenstein is a plastic surgeon and hand surgeon in Brookfield, WI. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. His areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Dr. Loewenstein is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended Indiana University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Indiana University. Dr. Loewenstein's professional affiliations include Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center, Aurora Lakeland Medical Center, and Aurora Memorial Hospital of Burlington.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

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

Dr. Philip Lee Sonderman, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery, Other
13800 W North Avenue; Suite 110
Brookfield, WI
 

Dr. Philip Sonderman, who practices in Brookfield, WI, is a medical specialist in plastic surgery and hand surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Sonderman include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He completed his residency training at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. Dr. Sonderman is professionally affiliated with Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center, Aurora Medical Center in Summit, and ProHealth Care.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

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

Dr. John Anthony Logiudice Jr., MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
9200 W. Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI
 

Dr. John Logiudice is a physician who specializes in plastic surgery. His areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Logiudice graduated from Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Logiudice is professionally affiliated with Froedtert Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

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

Dr. Kenneth Dell Dembny II, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
201 N Mayfair Road; Suite 530
Wauwatosa, WI
 

Dr. Kenneth Dembny is a specialist in plastic surgery. He works in Wauwatosa, WI and Mequon, WI. Patient reviews placed Dr. Dembny at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Aurora Sinai Medical Center and Aurora West Allis Medical Center. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. Dr. Dembny completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

All Interests: Eyelid Surgery, Dermabrasion, Botox Injection, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Rhinoplasty, Breast ... (Read more)

Dr. Roger Conant Mixter, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
5201 North Port Washington Road
Milwaukee, WI
 

Dr. Roger Mixter is a medical specialist in plastic surgery. Dr. Mixter is a graduate of Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. His areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. In addition to English, Dr. Mixter speaks Spanish.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

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

Dr. Andreas Doermann, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
8901 W Lincoln Avenue
Milwaukee, WI
 

Dr. Andreas Doermann's medical specialty is plastic surgery. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Cincinnati. Areas of expertise for Dr. Doermann include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. In addition to English, he speaks German. Dr. Doermann's professional affiliations include Aurora Sinai Medical Center, Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center, and Aurora Medical Center in Grafton.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

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

Dr. Lawrence A Sterkin, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
201 N Mayfair Road; Suite 530
Wauwatosa, WI
 

Dr. Lawrence Sterkin's specialty is plastic surgery. Dr. Sterkin's areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He attended the University of California and the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin and a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago for residency. He is professionally affiliated with Aurora Sinai Medical Center and Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , breast augmentation, breast lift

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