Category Archives: Breast Augmentation

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Composite Breast Augmentation

Dr. Robert Shenker on the latest advancement in breast augmentation surgery.   I believe in evolution. Particularly, in the evolution of surgical procedures as the years pass, and we surgeons and the scientists who support us get smarter and more insightful about the operations we do. Breast augmentation surgery has evolved at our Kitchener-Waterloo clinic from the days when we used less-than-perfect saline implants that had to be placed under the pectoralis muscle, which itself had to be cut and repositioned to make space for the implant. How have you made breast augmentation better? The latest innovation in breast augmentation surgery harnesses … Continue reading »

An Important Message About Breast Implants

You may have read or heard recent news about the safety of certain types of breast implants. My partners and I perform numerous breast surgery procedures, including breast reconstruction and breast augmentation, for patients who travel from as far as Sarnia to our Waterloo, Ontario practice and Cambridge Memorial Hospital. Because of that, I wanted to address the news reports and clearly explain the facts involved. First, it’s important to know that breast augmentation with silicone gel breast implants is generally an extremely safe and predictable operation that produces results the overwhelming majority of patients find very satisfying, without complications. … Continue reading »

Can Breast Augmentation Look Natural?

Addressing a common concern about breast augmentation surgery. Breast augmentation is by far the most popular plastic surgery procedure in North America. Unfortunately, its ubiquitousness also means that there are plenty of examples of breast implants that look exaggerated or unnatural. The anxiety over an unnatural-looking or unnatural-feeling breast augmentation outcome prevents many Kitchener-Waterloo, London, and Southern Ontario women from pursuing breast augmentation. This is unfortunate because the procedure can benefit women concerned with underdeveloped breasts, breast asymmetry, volume loss, or other aesthetic breast concerns. What makes breast implants look fake? In some cases, a patient may have implants that … Continue reading »

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