Sun exposure not only increases your risk of skin cancer it causes premature aging. Common facial skin changes include lines and thinning of the skin.
Posted by Dr Chris Porter on Mar 23, 2018
Breast asymmetry after breast cancer surgery such as lumpectomy, wide local excision or partial mastectomy is common. Typically the breast that was treated for breast cancer ends up being smaller and sometimes shape distorted due to the breast tissue removal. This outcome can be exaggerated if radiotherapy was also used. It is important for breast cancer patient to undergo all recommended cancer…
Posted by Dr Chris Porter on Mar 16, 2018
What is Breast Asymmetry?
Breast asymmetry is when one breast is different in size and/or shape to the opposite side. It is rare for women to have perfectly symmetric breasts and the majority of women have breast asymmetry.
What Causes Breast Asymmetry?
The majority of breast asymmetry occurs during breast development in puberty.…
Posted by Dr Chris Porter on Mar 09, 2018
My patients that want to get perky breasts make an consultation for a number of different reasons. Most commonly, empty, low, and saggy breast shape is the result of pregnancy and breastfeeding. More recently I am seeing more and more women with the same concerns who have lost significant weight following diets, exercise regimes or bariatric weight loss surgery. Patients also present with breast…
Posted by Dr Chris Porter on Mar 02, 2018
This is a question that most of my patients ask at our first consultation. It is a good question, as there are very mixed messages from well meaning sources on the internet. The short answer is that there is no specific time after surgery that you need your implants changed. However, it is possible that you will need new implants at some stage so how will you know?
Immediately after you…
Posted by Dr Chris Porter on Aug 04, 2016 |
The restoration, reconstruction, and alteration of the human body is not something that has popped up in the recent years. Cosmetic or aesthetic surgery.
Posted by Dr Chris Porter on Jul 28, 2016 |
ASPS surgeon takes aim at claim by wife of Playboy magazine founder that her breast implants caused her to be 'poisoned'. No- breast implants do not cause...
Posted by Dr Chris Porter on Jun 27, 2016 |
Breast Reduction patients are so grateful. Often patients come in for their first post-operative check-up and they say their pain has been relieved.
Posted by Dr Chris Porter on Jun 20, 2016 |
Over the years, eyelids can start to sag. Not only can they make a person look older, but they may feel very heavy or start to obstruct your vision.
Posted by Dr Chris Porter on Jun 13, 2016 |
Plastic surgery is one of the most common procedures performed and the transformative power compels thousands of men and women to go under the knife every year.