Understanding Your Breast Reconstruction Options

Patients undergoing a mastectomy can turn to Dr. Feledy for a breast reconstruction procedure that will restore their feminine figure. The procedure is usually performed immediately after the breast has been removed, because we already have access to the chest area. Follow up procedures may be necessary and performed at an outpatient facility under local anesthesia. Many patients undergoing this … Read More

What You Should Know About Breast Reconstruction in Maryland

After beating breast cancer and having a mastectomy, women can come to Dr. Feledy for breast reconstruction surgery to give them back a beautiful, natural looking feminine figure. This procedure is typically performed immediately after breast removal, but it can also be delayed until your body heals from the mastectomy. Dr. Feledy may use the skin expansion with implants or … Read More

Tips For Breast Reconstruction Recovery in Maryland

If you are undergoing breast reconstruction in Maryland after mastectomy or an injury, you will need to follow Dr. Feledy’s post-op instructions to ensure that you heal completely and achieve the results you need. The procedure is designed to create an exact match to your existing breast, and is typically performed immediately after mastectomy. Taking good care of your body … Read More

What To Expect From Your Breast Augmentation in Chevy Chase

Are you preparing to undergo breast augmentation in Chevy Chase to enhance the shape or size of your breasts? It is completely normal to have some butterflies, but when performed by a board-certified plastic surgeon, breast augmentation is a completely safe and effective procedure. Still, you are embarking on a life-changing journey, and probably want to know more about the … Read More

WHY HAVING IMPLANTS SHOULDN’T AFFECT BREAST CANCER AWARENESS

The US Department of Health and Human Services put out its October 2013 Toolkit for National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. After skin cancer, breast cancer is the most prevalent form of cancer found in American women – 1 in 8 women will have breast cancer at some point in their lives. This makes it all the more important for women … Read More

THE UNI-BREAST: WHY YOU MAY NEED BREAST RECONSTRUCTION AFTER BREAST AUGMENTATION

Repairing Symmastia After Breast Implants You may not know it by name, but if your breast implants have move toward the middle of your chest following a breast augmentation, you may benefit from a breast surgery procedure known as Symmastia Repair. HOW TO TREAT SYMMASTIA Sometimes after a breast augmentation the implants may move too close together, causing the appearance … Read More

New MemoryShape Implants Approved by FDA

When it comes to breast implants, one size does not fit all. There are many different types of implants to choose from, and differences range from shape, size, the type of material it’s filled with, and even where in your body they’re placed. Well, a new type of implant has joined the family. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently … Read More

FDA Approves the “Gummy Bear” Breast Implant

If you keep yourself abreast of the world of plastic surgery, the term “gummy bear” should hold two meanings for you: the delicious, ursine candies, and what are known as “gummy bear breast implants,” the nickname for a type of silicone gel implant that’s been the subject of discussion and interest in the plastic surgery community. Natrelle 410 silicone gel … Read More

Breast Augmentation Revision Might Benefit From “Reverse Liposuction”

Liposuction is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in the United States and beyond. The idea that someone might actually want to undergo a “reverse liposuction” may seem strange, until you learn that such a procedure may prove to be a boon for patients who undergo one of America’s other most popular procedures, breast augmentation. Well, to be somewhat … Read More

Moms Get More Plastic Surgery than Celebrities

Kelly Ripa, the 41-year-old hostess of ‘Live! with Kelly,’ recently revealed that she uses Botox every now and then. Some of you reading this may be thinking, “well, of course she has; cosmetic surgery is huge among celebrities.” While, yes, stardom is a line of work that relies somewhat on keeping up appearances, and those in the field would certainly … Read More