Breast Augmentation

Kansas City Plastic Surgeon serving Overland Park, Leawood & Nearby Areas of Kansas & Missouri

Posted: February 11, 2019
One of the most common questions our board-certified plastic surgeon hears during consultations is: “Can I Breastfeed After Having Breast Augmentation?” The answer is yes. It’s safe, and many women go on to have more children and breastfeed without issue. Learn more from Dr. Young in the video… Read Full Post
Posted: February 08, 2019
Our board-certified breast surgeon often hears the same questions during breast augmentation consultations, one of which is “Are Silicone Implants Safe?” There are misconceptions about the safety of breast implants. Silicone implants are safe, and they’re also safe for breastfeeding and breast… Read Full Post
Posted: January 28, 2019
Breast augmentation with breast implants or the fat transfer method changes your entire physique by altering the proportion of your figure. Women choose breast augmentation for a variety of reasons ranging from genetic deformities such as tubular breasts to addressing a loss of volume due to… Read Full Post
Posted: December 21, 2018
There’s no perfect age for breast augmentation. Our board-certified plastic surgeon often sees women who are concerned they’re too old for the procedure, but age doesn’t matter as much as your health does. Learn more from Dr. Young in the video below. If you’re interested in breast augmentation… Read Full Post
Posted: December 17, 2018
The “Gummy Bear” implant is a nickname for an implant that involves highly cohesive silicone gel inside the silicone breast implant shell. The consistency is similar to that of a gummy bear when you bite into it. Our board-certified plastic surgeon explains more about the gummy bear implant and… Read Full Post
Posted: November 23, 2018
Whether or not you need a breast lift with implants comes down to the current location of your breast tissue and nipples. If you have moderate to severe drooping, you may want a breast lift with breast implants, because breast augmentation with implants does not address sagging breasts. Learn more… Read Full Post
Posted: October 08, 2018
There are several forms of breast surgery and each serves a unique purpose. A breast lift focuses on lifting and repositioning the breast tissue and areolas to provide a perkier contour, while a breast augmentation increases volume and projection with implants or fat transfer. These cosmetic… Read Full Post
Posted: August 29, 2018
Some plastic surgery procedures have been popular for years and will continue to be highly requested by patients for a long time to come. If we were to pick a few procedures that fall into that category, the list would likely include breast augmentation, tummy tucks, and mommy makeovers. In 2017… Read Full Post
Posted: August 20, 2018
According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), plastic surgery continues to be on the rise and saw increases in nearly every procedure in 2017. Breast augmentations continue to be the number one surgical procedure sought out by people in the U.S., holding that title for nearly a… Read Full Post
Posted: July 24, 2018
If you’re having a breast augmentation or thinking about having the procedure, you may have lots of questions about the process. One major thing many women wonder about is what to expect after the surgery. In the video below, Dr. Levi Young briefly discusses what you should expect in the months… Read Full Post