Dr. David Bogue Plastic Surgery Blog
Plastic Surgeon Serving Boca Raton, Delray Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Nearby West Palm Beach
Generally speaking, yes: a breast lift is a necessary step of the breast reduction process. Due to the effects of gravity over time, the skin of overly-large breasts begins to sag more rapidly than smaller breasts. While sagging may not be as evident while breasts are at their largest, it becomes more pronounced once the necessary breast tissue has been removed.
Fortunately, by combining a...Read More
For many women, having overly-large breasts takes a significant toll on their self-image and emotional well-being. Large breasts can also be a physical burden, causing back, shoulder, and neck pain. Although every woman has her own reasons for seeking breast reduction surgery, the benefits of having smaller, lighter breasts are almost universal among patients.
Is breast reduction worth it? As one of the highest-...Read More
If you live with an overly-large bust, breast reduction surgery can help you feel as though – quite literally – a weight has been lifted from your chest. Medically referred to as breast mammaplasty, breast reduction surgery has one of the highest patient-satisfaction ratings of any plastic surgery procedure. More than just a cosmetic procedure, breast reduction has the potential to change your life...Read More
Breast reduction surgery is one of the most highly rated plastic surgery procedures for patient satisfaction. Not only can breast reduction improve the balance and proportions of your figure, but the health benefits of the procedure can improve you posture, comfort, and ability to lead an active lifestyle.
But what is the impact of potential future pregnancies on your breast reduction results? Will pregnancy ruin your...Read More
Breast augmentation is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures performed in the country. Of the hundreds of thousands of women who undergo the procedure every year, the overwhelming majority love their results and experience no complications.
However, complications can occur occasionally. Although rare, some women experience a complication called “bottoming out,” a condition caused by the loss of internal...Read More
Breast implant removal, known as explant surgery, is performed on patients who experience a problem with their breast implants, or simply prefer to be implant-free. If you would like to remove your breast implants for medical, aesthetic, or personal reasons, explant surgery can help you achieve your goals.
At the plastic surgery practice of Dr. David Bogue, we are committed to helping patients...Read More
While complications are rare when breast augmentation is performed by a highly skilled and experienced board-certified plastic surgeon, they do occur on occasion. One of the less common complications is called a double bubble.
Double bubble occurs when folds appear beneath the breasts due to the implant shifting positions following surgery. This creates an unnatural indentation across the bottom of the breast. It is most visible when your arms are raised above your head, and it results in a “four-beast” appearance.
Causes of Double Bubble
Gynecomastia is a condition that causes enlarged male breast tissue, and it is much more common than most people realize. Over 50% of males will develop gynecomastia at some point in their lives. If enlarged breast tissue causes you self-consciousness, Dr. Bogue can perform male breast reduction to restore a more masculine appearance.
The best way to determine whether you’re a good candidate for male breast reduction is to schedule a consultation with Dr. Bogue. That being said, there are some basic criteria that you must meet in order to undergo gynecomastia surgery.... Read More