When Can I Lift Weights After Breast Augmentation?

December 26, 2014

Some of my breast augmentation patients are fitness fanatics, and they share a common question.  “Dr. Kim, when can I start lifting weights again after my breast augmentation surgery?” Define “Weightlifting”! If you are a weight lifter that is entering fitness competitions, or if you clean, jerk, and own weight lifting gloves, you should brace […]

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Wacky Wednesday: Too Much

December 24, 2014

Photo Credit: Instagram / jordanjames2014 Number 1.  This young man lives in the UK, and is 23.  TWENTY THREE.  I don’t care what his preferences or favorite trends are now, they will be much different at age 30, 40, and beyond.  This is universally true, for everyone. Number 2.  Those cartoon eyebrows are permanent.  And […]

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Wacky Wednesday: Have a Merry Wacky Christmas

December 17, 2014

Yeah, but they don’t actually jingle. Remember two days ago when I posted about how your chest muscles interact with breast implants?  Well, some might just take that information as a useful recovery tip, but not porn star, “Sara X.”  She really capitalized on the biology, and developed a skill, upon which she has built […]

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Breast Reduction Risks Increase with Obesity, Age

February 17, 2012

Are you thinking about losing weight, or getting younger? Well, the losing weight part is always possible. I can only help you look younger, but I can’t make you actually, well, younger. But being thinner and younger are both great strategies for reducing your surgical risks. Recent studies have shown that obesity and advanced age […]

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How to Get A Discount on Your Breast Surgery

February 13, 2012

I know this question is a little personal, but well, there’s no getting around it if you are interested in getting your breast surgery for free or at a greatly reduced price.  Okay, so here it is. Do you have a congenital or acquired breast deformity AND little  money? In polite society, I wouldn’t dream […]

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What is the Recovery Process After Breast Reduction?

December 9, 2010

Breast Reduction is a surgical procedure to reduce the size of very large breasts. Very large breasts, or macromastia, may cause neck, back, and shoulder pain. Reducing the volume yet enhancing the appearance of your breasts is possible with surgery. Recovery after surgery is surprisingly short and not too painful. Breast Reduction surgery is typically […]

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