Preparing for Your Breast Reconstruction Surgery

Preparing for Your Breast Reconstruction Surgery In our previous article we discussed the profound emotional effects of undergoing Breast Reconstruction Surgery after a mastectomy. Once you and your surgeon have made the decision that you are ready for breast reconstruction, it’s time to get the ball rolling and prepare. Select an Experienced Board Certified Breast… Read More »

Breast Reconstruction: The Day of Surgery

Breast Reconstruction: The Day of Surgery Your breast reconstruction surgeon will give you clear instructions on what to expect and how to prepare for your day of surgery. In this article we explain what a typical surgery day entails, but each surgery will be different as it is tailored specifically to each patient’s unique needs.… Read More »

What to Expect After Breast Reconstruction Surgery

What to Expect After Breast Reconstruction Surgery As with any surgery, it is normal to expect some soreness, swelling, and bruising. This can last for a week – up to two to three weeks. During the initial recovery period, patients are typically prescribed painkillers to manage any discomfort. Patients will also usually be advised to… Read More »

Breast Surgery Statistics Show Increase in All Procedures

Breast Surgery Statistics –  If you’re “on the fence” about considering breast surgery – including breast augentation, breast lift or breast reduction – take a look at the most recent statistics! Data released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) shows continued growth in cosmetic procedures every year. In fact, there were almost 16 million… Read More »

How Breast Surgeons Correct Inverted Nipples

Breast Surgeons Can Correct Inverted Nipples – Many women desire cosmetic changes to their breasts, and one of the most common procedures performed by breast surgeons is correcting an inverted nipple. Detroit area double board certified breast surgeon Doctor Ali has enhanced, restored and repaired hundreds of women’s breasts, giving them the appearance and the self… Read More »

What Is The Difference Between Breast Augmentation & Breast Reconstruction?

Breast Augmentation vs. Breast Reconstruction – One of the many questions we are asked at Amae Plastic Surgery Center is “What is the difference between breast augmentation and breast reconstruction?” In this article Detroit area board certified plastic surgeon Doctor Ali, explains these two different sugeries. Breasts are usually a significant source of self-esteem for most women.… Read More »

How Much Does Plastic Surgery Cost?

Bloomfield Hills, MI – Be it a friend, coworker, family member, or celebrity, most people know of someone who has had a tummy tuck, facelift, breast augmentation, or other procedure. Once reserved for the rich and famous, plastic surgery is much more available to the public today than ever before. What are some common plastic… Read More »

Breast Reconstruction Following Mastectomy

Bloomfield Hills, MI – If you are a breast cancer survivor, you’ve already been through so much, and having to feel self-conscious about your body is not something you should have to worry about. While breast cancer treatment has advanced tremendously, and in many cases mastectomy is no longer needed, there are still many women… Read More »