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
If you have been considering plastic surgery, body contouring, rejuvenative surgery or minimally invasive aesthetic procedures, consider the Chesapeake Center for Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery. From tummy tuck to BOTOX, eyelid tucks to breast enhancement with implants, you’ll find out more about what Dr. Grenga can do to enhance your appearance. This practice is headed … Continue reading FREE CONSULTATION NOW OFFERED
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
Many men have redundant breast tissue that persists long after puberty has ended. The cause is usually a clump of male breast tissue, commonly known as gynecomastia. It is often accompanied by an excess of fatty tissue contributing to a feminized appearance of the man’s breast/chest area. Often, these individuals suffer embarrassment because of their … Continue reading PECS: PLASTIC SURGERY FOR MALE PECTORAL BREAST CONTOURING
THIS SPRING at the Chesapeake Center for Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery, springtime brings warmer weather (finally!), flowers in bloom, resumption of outdoor activities and…… shorts and skirts. If you’ve feared others seeing spider veins on your legs, you’ll want to know what we can do to help you overcome the embarrassment. Dr. Tad Grenga, a … Continue reading SPIDER VEIN TREATMENT – SEE THEM GO AWAY THIS SPRING!
YES, tummy tuck is a commonly used term that basically means the same thing as abdominoplasty. It’s a popular plastic surgery procedure in which Dr. Grenga specializes. THERE ARE MANY REASONS why women (and men!) consult Dr. Grenga to address an undesired appearance of the abdomen. The most common reason is the result of child-bearing … Continue reading TUMMY TUCK… IS THAT THE SAME AS ABDOMINOPLASTY?