Category: Breast Enhancement

Allergan Recalls Textured Breast Implants – Why You Shouldn’t Panic

Written by Dr. Joyesh Raj on Tue 09/24/2019
Textured Breast Implants Recall Westlake

Allergan has recalled its Biocell textured breast implants at the FDA’s request and amidst concerns that the implants lead to a rare type of lymphoma. Breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) is found in scar tissue and fluid near breast implants. It occurs most frequently in patients with textured implants. So far, there are Read More →

What You Need to Know About Downsizing Breast Implants

Written by Dr. Joyesh Raj on Wed 01/23/2019
Downsizing Breast Implants

Women that decide to “downsize” their breast implants normally do so many years after their breast augmentation surgery. Occasionally, a patient will desire smaller implants almost immediately after surgery, but most women that want to replace breast implants with a smaller size do so much later in life. It’s not that all of these women Read More →

What Is Capsular Contracture?

Written by Dr. Joyesh Raj on Sun 08/26/2018

Part of being an informed plastic surgery patient is educating yourself about the benefits and potential risks of surgery. If you are thinking about breast augmentation, you should be aware of a rare complication known as capsular contracture. Anytime a foreign object is placed in the body, the body responds by forming a thin membrane Read More →

Breast Implant Placement: Over vs. Under the Muscle

Written by Dr. Joyesh Raj on Fri 12/29/2017

One of the decisions you will make about your breast augmentation surgery with Dr. Joyesh Raj is whether the implants should be placed beneath your pectoralis major muscle (i.e., your chest muscle) or on top of it. This is a decision that hinges on several factors like your natural body type and the size and Read More →

4 Common Myths about Breast Enhancement

Written by Dr. Joyesh Raj on Fri 02/17/2017
Breast Enhancement Myths

As a trusted breast enhancement surgeon, Dr. Joyesh Raj believes in thoroughly educating his patients so they can make the best decisions when it comes to their surgery. In this blog post, he shares the truth regarding some of the most common myths about breast enhancement.