Choosing Between Breast Lift and Breast Augmentation
While breast augmentation continues to be the most popular breast enhancement procedure today, breast lift is not that far behind. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, breast lift is growing at twice the rate of breast augmentation surgeries. Read on as Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars discusses the differences between these two
Most Popular Cosmetic Procedures for an Ideal Summer Body
The year has just begun and while it may seem a little premature to be thinking about your summer body, it’s actually not. If you are unhappy with one or more areas of your body, Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars encourages you to book a consultation soon. Cosmetic surgical procedures, including those that are
Top Cosmetic Procedures for the Holiday Season
After so many years performing plastic surgery in Portland, Dr. Ronald DeMars has seen various trends develop in his practice. One of those trends is procedures for the holiday season. Among the most popular are: Botox and Fillers The most common nonsurgical treatments to get ready for all the holiday get-togethers and photos are centered
Saline vs. Silicone and Other Important Factors When Choosing Your Breast Implants
Your breast augmentation surgery will be carefully tailored to your goals and anatomy. With the guidance of our talented Portland breast surgeon, Dr. Ronald DeMars, you will select the implants that are most likely to give you the results you want to achieve while flattering your natural body proportions. Read on as Dr. DeMars discusses
What Will Happen to My Breast Augmentation Results during Pregnancy?
Many breast augmentation candidates are in their 20s and 30s, which are prime years for childbearing. It is very natural for a woman to be curious about the possible impact of pregnancy on her breast implants (and vice versa). Pregnancy after breast augmentation is a very common occurrence, and it is considered very safe. Here,
Why a Breast Job Can Look Unnatural
Although every breast augmentation candidate has her own personal preferences, most patients of Dr. Ronald DeMars prefer a natural-looking result. They don’t want anyone to be able to tell they’ve had surgery. Here, Dr. DeMars, a Portland breast augmentation surgeon, reveals some of the factors that can influence whether a boob job ends up looking
What Exercises are Best After Breast Augmentation
Planning for a breast augmentation, and wondering what exercises you can do after your procedure? This article is for you. Dr. DeMars has treated numerous breast augmentation patients over the past 35+ years, and “many patients are concerned about how soon they can get back to their usual exercise routine, what exercises can help improve
How and Why Do Breast Implants “Settle” After Surgery? How Long Does It Take?
“How and why do breast implants settle?” and “how long does it take” are common questions patients ask us at Dr. DeMars’ plastic surgery practice. To answer this, we provide some background beginning with the initial patient consultation discussion. When women meet with Dr. DeMars during a consultation to discuss a breast augmentation procedure, one
Does Breast Augmentation Affect My Ability to Breastfeed?
With over 30 years of experience, Portland plastic surgeon Dr. Ronald DeMars has met with countless women who wish to enhance their appearance with breast augmentation. A common question he regularly receives from his breast augmentation patients is, “Will implants affect my ability to breastfeed?” This is an understandable concern as there are a lot
Mentor, Allergan or Sientra Breast Implants: Is There a Difference Between Brands?
When you choose to undergo breast augmentation surgery, there are several important decisions you will need to make. If you’ve done your research, you are aware that breast implants come in different shapes and sizes. However, you may not be aware that there are different brands, or companies, that manufacturer breast implants. Currently, there are