At the Chesapeake Center for Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery we recognize the impact COVID-19 has had on all of our lives. We realize that many of you would appreciate the opportunity to learn more about the cosmetic procedures that you are interested in during this time. Dr. Grenga will provide a way to accomplish this … Continue reading Virtual Consultations now available
To our Patients: During these unprecedented times, our principle focus remains the health and well being of our patients and our staff. To maintain a safe environment we are restricting the number of patients in the waiting area at any given time in order to minimize interpersonal contact. Following the CDC guidelines, we are asking … Continue reading COVID-19
At the Chesapeake Center for Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery, we have seen a gradually increasing interest among our patients who inquire about explantation of breast implants. Explantation of breast implants is a procedure by which breast implants are removed. Women have many reasons for which they seek explantation of breast implants. Sometimes, the devices leak … Continue reading UPDATE ON EXPLANTATION OF BREAST IMPLANTS
QUESTION* Is YOUR plastic surgeon BOARD CERTIFIED? Better know the answer to what BOARD CERTIFICATION means. *For the answer to this question about board certification, see below at the end of the article. WE hear a lot about “board certification” in advertising, articles and reality shows. What is board certification actually? In … Continue reading BOARD CERTIFICATION– HOW IMPORTANT IS IT IN PLASTIC SURGERY?
TRADITIONALLY there have been two types of breast implants for women who want to have larger, fuller breasts. These are saline (salt water) or silicone gel implants. They have been around since the late 1960s. Several generations of technical improvement resulted in a novel twist on saline breast enlargement. Meet the IDEAL breast implant. NOW, … Continue reading IDEAL BREAST IMPLANTS-THE NEWEST OPTION
TUMMY TUCK surgery originated as a one-size-fits-all solution. You’ve also heard it called abdominoplasty. Surgeons conceived it for treating slack skin and weakened abdominal muscles. What worked for one person didn’t necessarily meet the needs of another. Fortunately, the field of cosmetic plastic surgery is an evolving landscape. The modern tummy tuck is now able … Continue reading TUMMY TUCK ADVANCEMENTS YOU WANT TO KNOW
AT THE Chesapeake Center for Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery, our plastic Surgeon, Dr. Tad Grenga, treats women who seek breast implant removal explantation. There are two categories of individuals who seek breast implant removal explantation. Those who have experienced breast implant deflation or leakage constitute the first category. A woman who has a malfunctioning saline … Continue reading BREAST IMPLANT REMOVAL EXPLANTATION
A pouty tummy may occur as a result of child bearing, weight gain followed by weight loss and, in some instances, as a result of surgery such as C-section. One of the most common goals among patients of the Chesapeake Center for Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery is for tummy tuck to achieve a trimmer shape. … Continue reading TUMMY TUCK vs. PANNICULECTOMY
One of the most frequent issues that women face is the physical changes of the breast after child bearing, breast feeding, weight loss or a combination of these things. Breast droop, also known as ptosis, is the result of too much skin for the amount of breast tissue along with stretching of the internal support … Continue reading BREAST LIFT, IMPLANTS OR BOTH?
Breast implant removal, also known as “explantation” is a surgical procedure for women who have decided that they do not want to have breast implants anymore. There are a variety of reasons why someone would choose to have this procedure. A woman may possess physical reasons for which she seeks explantation such as capsular contracture … Continue reading EXPLANTATION-BREAST IMPLANT REMOVAL