Category: Breast Reduction (Women)

Breast Lifts (Mastopexy) SF Bay Area | East SF Bay

October 10, 2015 Joseph A. Mele, MD

The Beast Lift is one of the most frequently performed Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Procedures. For every three Breast Augmentations, a Breast Lift, also know as a Mastopexy, is performed. Breast Lifts, like the breasts themselves, come in a variety of shapes and sizes. The options are reviewed and illustrated on this Breast Lift Video with before and after pictures.

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U.S. Plastic Surgery Statistics – 2014

March 14, 2015 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Americans have spent more than 12 billion dollars during each of the last two calendar years on surgical and nonsurgical cosmetic plastic surgery procedures. While nonsurgical procedures out number surgical procedures in number, surgical procedures accounted for 60% of the total expenditures.

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Mommy Makeover Video on the San Francisco Plastic Surgery Blog

September 20, 2014 Joseph A. Mele, MD

Mommy Makeovers exist because babies are hard on their mommy’s “B’s”: Breasts and Bellies. The physiological changes that are necessary for a healthy child are not always beneficial for a healthy mommy’s body.

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SF Bay Area Breast Reduction for Women

February 01, 2014 Joseph A. Mele, MD

Breast Reduction remains one of the most rewarding cosmetic plastic surgery procedures. The correction of macromastia can reduce, if not eliminate neck and back pain, shoulder rutting, breast pain, social embarrassment from extremely large breasts and the rashes that can form under the breasts, especially in the summer months in the East Bay. Walnut Creek Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Joseph A. Mele, MD, reviews the latest techniques for treating this uncomfortable problem.

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Mommy Makeover Videos – San Francisco Bay Area

January 18, 2014 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Mommy Makeovers and Post Bariatric Plastic Surgery include rejuvenation of the breasts and belly. Breast Augmentation and Tummy Tuck are the most popular combination, but breast lifts with or without breast implants, breast reduction, mini tummy tuck, mini abdominoplasty, liposuction and even brazilian butt lifts can be part of your Mommy Makeover.

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San Francisco Bay Area Mommy Makeover Myths

December 28, 2013 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Mommy Makeovers come in as many shapes and styles as there are mommies. The most common Mommy Makeover is the combination of Breast Augmentation (Breast Implants) and Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty), but there are many variations that allow Board Certified Plastic Surgeons to optimize your results. Mommy Makeover Before and After Pictures Myth 1 – Mommy […]

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Bay Area Breast Reduction

December 21, 2013 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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Although Breast Augmentation and Breast Reduction both help establish better body proportions, the goal with Reduction Mammoplasty often goes beyond physical changes. After Breast Reduction, clothes fit better, and the embarrassment of extremely large breasts is removed, but often there is more to it than the emotional benefits. Frequently, the relief of the physical symptoms associated with large breasts (back, neck and shoulder pain) is the primary goal.

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Breast Reduction for Women – San Francisco Bay Area | Walnut Creek

July 13, 2013 Joseph A. Mele, MD

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If I made a list of the most rewarding plastic surgery procedures, Breast Reduction would be near the top. The outpatient surgical procedure, not only improves appearance and body proportions, but Reduction Mammoplasty also relieves the pain associated with heavy breasts. Who Gets Breast Reduction Breast Reduction is contemplated by women (and men) who have […]

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