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What is Breast Capsular Contracture?

 
After a breast augmentation procedure with implants, the body forms a protective lining around the implants called a “tissue capsule.” Capsular contracture occurs when the tissue capsule shrinks and starts squeezing the implant. “The typical symptom of capsular contracture is the patient feels discomfort and the implants do not move naturally,” explains Louisiana based plastic surgeon, Dr. Kamran Khoobehi.“The… Read more »

I recently had breast augmentation surgery and I am confused about when I can start exercising and how much. Can you clarify this?

 
Dr. Dean Kane Q & A  Q. I recently had breast augmentation surgery and I am confused about when I can start exercising and how much. Can you clarify this? A. There are many considerations regarding the risk of complications following breast augmentation. Some of these concerns depend on whether the implant was placed over or under… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding CoolSculpting or Liposuction for Underarm Bulges

 
Q. I’m 18 and with underarm bulges. On average how much would one CoolSculpting treatment cost as opposed to liposuction?  The right is worse. I don’t like the way it looks in tanks ect…and I stopped wearing bras because of discomfort. A. Thanks for sharing your photo. While it is not a in-person evaluation, it… Read more »

What non-surgical options are there to a facelift?

 
Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Non-surgical Facelift Options  Q. What non-surgical options are there to a facelift? A. ​The surgical facelift evolved from a: skin-pinch removal to a skin lift and excise procedure early in the 1900’s to a 2 layer skin lift and soft tissue suspension surgery in the 1960’s. The… Read more »

Plastic Surgeon Dr. Dean Kane of Baltimore Answers Question Regarding Facelift Recovery: Time and Emotions

 
Q. Facelift Recovery? Thinking about a facelift, but concerned about taking time off work. When can I go in public without looking like a freak (or like I just had facelift surgery!)? A. Healing of a surgical incision is probably the most mis-understood aspect of any pre-operative surgical education process. In today’s fast paced society,… Read more »