Breast Augmentation

Posted: March 24, 2021
Breast implants are medical devices that are not intended to last forever. However, you can enjoy peace of mind after breast augmentation knowing that your implants are backed by the manufacturer and guaranteed against defects. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. John Zinsser explains when you may… Read Full Post
Posted: January 20, 2021
Breast implants are used to enhance the shape and appearance of the chest during breast augmentation. These medical devices are safe and have been studied extensively over the years. However, you may have some concerns after hearing about health issues, such as anaplastic large cell lymphoma and… Read Full Post
Posted: October 27, 2020
Patients often have questions about breast implants and breast cancer risk. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. John Zinsser explains that studies have found no increase in breast cancer risk among breast augmentation patients. For more information, call 804-474-9805 to schedule a breast… Read Full Post
Posted: September 24, 2020
If you’re planning on having children someday, you probably want to know if breast augmentation will affect your ability to breastfeed. Fortunately, most women have no problem breastfeeding with implants. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. John Zinsser provides more details in the video below.… Read Full Post
Posted: August 12, 2020
You may have heard that certain breast implants have been recalled recently. They were recalled because of the concern of something called anaplastic large cell lymphoma, or ALCL. The recall is voluntary and asymptomatic patients with the associated implants are not currently advised to remove… Read Full Post
Posted: July 10, 2020
Most breast augmentation patients are interested in learning about breast implant types and which one may be right for them. While they differ by look and feel, there is also safety to consider. Dr. Zinsser is an experienced plastic surgeon. He utilizes implants he knows to have a long-standing… Read Full Post
Posted: June 30, 2020
Like all cosmetic surgeries, breast augmentation causes discomfort as you recover. Dr. John Zinsser will make sure you know what to expect and how to prepare. To learn more, please call our Richmond, VA, surgical office at 804-474-9805.
Posted: June 22, 2020
Breast augmentation (augmentation mammaplasty) is a surgical procedure that increases the size of breasts and improves their overall shape. It is the most frequently performed cosmetic procedure in the United States and has been for several years consecutively. More than 300,000 women undergo… Read Full Post
Posted: June 04, 2020
Yes, there is no reason why you cannot have children after your breasts are augmented. Many women take this path. Below are a few considerations: Breast augmentation does not interfere with your ability to become pregnant or have a child Breast implants do not harm breastfeeding babies, studies… Read Full Post