The recent news that a specific type of textured breast implants is being recalled prompted a flurry of phone calls from breast augmentation patients to our Louisville practice. I’m sure plastic surgery practices across the nation fielded similar calls from women concerned about the recall. We understand the concerns expressed by our patients, but misinformation is creating an unwarranted sense of panic. Dr. Mays and I believe that educating patients about the facts of this voluntary recall will help alleviate these concerns and provide our patients with peace of mind. What You Should Know First, it’s important to understand that … Continue reading
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About Dr. Bradley CalobraceM. Bradley Calobrace, MD, FACS is a board-certified, Los Angeles-trained plastic surgeon who established Calobrace Plastic Surgery Center in an effort to bring the latest technology and techniques in plastic surgery to the Louisville area. He has established himself as a leader in cosmetic surgery and received recognition in Louisville Magazine as one of Louisville's "Top Docs" and "Best of Louisville." Dr. Calobrace is board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons, and American College of Surgeons.
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While breast implants are designed to last longer than ever, revision is still a likely part of the breast augmentation journey. I tell my Louisville, KY patients that there’s no need to fear seeing your surgeon a second time. In fact, breast augmentation revision can provide many perks worth getting excited about. Whether you want to upgrade your implants to a newer generation or are hoping to update your appearance, breast augmentation revision can help customize your augmentation treatment. Here are 5 common reasons why women choose breast revision surgery. Weight Changes Weight fluctuation is a common part of life. … Continue reading
The popularity of the Brazilian butt lift at our Louisville practice is growing every day, and moms in particular are falling in love with it. By removing excess fat from undesirable areas and using it to create curvier buttocks, this procedure allows women to reshape their silhouettes and enjoy a stunning new figure without getting implants. In this blog post, I’ll explain why moms are such big fans of this 2-in-1 body contouring and augmentation procedure. The Post-Pregnancy Brazilian Butt Lift During pregnancy, the body and its proportions change dramatically. Women often experience more fat retention around the midsection after … Continue reading
Many women considering both breast augmentation and breast lift procedures at our Louisville, KY, practice aren’t sure which approach will best help them achieve their aesthetic goals. The right procedure or combination of procedures can make a world of difference when it comes to body confidence, so it’s understandably a big decision to make. In this blog post, we’ll explain the differences between each procedure, the benefits of combining them, and how you can decide which plan is right for you. Differences in Procedures While lifts and augmentations may seem similar, they’re actually designed to address different sets of concerns. … Continue reading
Thinking about getting breast implants? You’re not alone. Breast augmentation is the most popular plastic surgery procedure and the latest statistics show more women than ever are opting for breast enhancement surgery. That’s true in Kentucky, too, as we’re seeing more breast augmentation patients in Louisville and Lexington, KY. But where do you start when researching the procedure and plastic surgery practices? It can be a bit overwhelming for many patients who may not know the difference between saline and silicone breast implants. In this blog post, we’ll address what we think are 5 of the most important things to … Continue reading