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Dr.Chaffoo Breast Augmentation San Diego,CA

Top Reasons People Choose to Have a Breast Augmentation

Augmentation mammaplasty or breast augmentation is the most common cosmetic plastic surgery procedure performed each year in the United States. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), over 300,000 breast augmentation procedures were performed in 2017. These statistics remain common each year and are provided by the ASPS, the world’s largest organization of …

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Breast Augmentation and Breastfeeding

How will Breast Augmentation affect my ability to breastfeed? This is a frequent question I’m asked by patients who see me for breast implant surgery. That’s probably because most breast augmentations are performed in women who are in their childbearing years, many of whom haven’t yet become mothers. An excellent review article in the International …

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Breast Asymmetry: Not as Uncommon as You Think

Breast Asymmetry: Not as Uncommon as You Think

Breast augmentation is one of the most common cosmetic plastic surgery procedures that I and most board-certified plastic surgeons perform each year, according to statistics by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Most women I see for here in San Diego are primarily concerned with enhancing the size of their breasts with breast implants. …

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What Type of Bra Do I Wear after Breast Augmentation?

Breast augmentation is the most common plastic surgery procedure performed each year in the USA. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, approximately 300,000 patients underwent augmentation mammaplasty in 2017, a 40% increase since 2000. During my consultation with patients who are considering breast augmentation, most women request information about the selection of a …

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Breast Implant and Augmentation Options

There are numerous implant options available for women in San Diego who are considering breast augmentation surgery. There is a lot of information on the web which can be both confusing and misleading or even inaccurate for prospective breast augmentation patients. From my decades experience as a plastic surgeon, I have taken away the guesswork …

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Ask the Doctor: Mommy Makeover

Mommy Makeover with BBL. Achievable? Hi and thanks for your questions. Your goals are achievable but best determined by a personal consultation with a local, board certified plastic surgeon. At the consult your plastic surgeon will take a detailed history and perform a thorough examination of your areas of concern. The pictures you submitted were helpful but no one …

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Breast Augmentation with Doctor Chaffoo

It is over 50 years since the first breast enlargement using silicone implants. Today it rates as the second-most popular form of cosmetic surgery worldwide, undergone by 1.5 million women in 2010. It began in spring 1962 when Timmie Jean Lindsey, a mother-of-six lay down on the operating table at Jefferson Davis hospital in Houston, …

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Breast Augmentation by Doctor Richard Chaffoo

Breast augmentation or augmentation mammoplasty is the most common aesthetic (cosmetic) surgical procedure performed annually in the United States. Over 300,000 women undergo breast augmentation in America each year. These statistics are compiled each year by the American Society if Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). These two surgical …

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