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Tuberous Breasts Correction – Treatment Options, Recovery, & FAQs

Dr JUDE LABARBERA MD

Breasts play a huge role in a woman’s sense of femininity and self-confidence. Many women with tubular breasts find that they are self-conscious and have lower self-esteem as a result of this condition. Tubular breast appearance may have started during puberty and progressed over time. Thankfully, plastic surgeons can alleviate this condition using implants or […]

Breastfeeding After Breast Reduction

Dr JUDE LABARBERA MD

Many women who are considering a Scottsdale breast reduction surgery wonder how this procedure can impact their ability to breastfeed. To put it rather simply, every case is different. Some women have difficulty producing enough milk following a breast reduction procedure, while others are able to breast successfully after this surgery. It’s important to discuss […]

The Ultimate Tummy Tuck Preparation List

Dr JUDE LABARBERA MD

Exercise and diet do not always help get the smoother, firmer abdominal contour that you desire. Tummy tuck surgery is the best procedure choice for anyone who is on a quest for a tighter tummy. This procedure entails the removal of excess fat and tightening of loose skin and muscles to deliver a slimmer belly […]

Pros and Cons of Plastic Surgery

Dr JUDE LABARBERA MD

If you are considering plastic surgery in order to address aesthetic issues or functional concerns, it is important to explore both its risks and rewards. Looking at both the good and bad sides of plastic surgery can help improve your perspective so you can make better-informed decisions regarding whether or not to undergo certain procedures. […]

Implants vs Autologous breast reconstruction – Which is best for you?

Dr JUDE LABARBERA MD

While there is no procedure that can restore the original feeling in the breast region following mastectomy and lumpectomy, recent advances in plastic surgery have increased the range of reconstructive options available to women. Breast reconstruction helps women who have just faced the scourge of cancer feel whole again and discover a new-found sense of […]

Mommy Makeover Preparation Checklist

Dr JUDE LABARBERA MD

While becoming a mother is a blessing, the process of carrying a pregnancy can wreak havoc on your body. It leads to the fluctuation of hormones, cumulative stress on your muscles and skin, and a host of other side effects. The good news though is that women can revert some of these unintended consequences through […]

Gynecomastia recovery timeline

Dr JUDE LABARBERA MD

Gynecomastia – or enlargement of the male breasts – can be caused by various factors including genetics, hormonal imbalance, and obesity. This typically leads to an embarrassing condition that may negatively impact your comfort level and sometimes even self-esteem. Luckily though, plastic surgeons can alleviate gynecomastia through a rather straightforward cosmetic surgery procedure. If you […]

How long does the tightness last after a tummy tuck

Dr JUDE LABARBERA MD

Tummy tuck surgery – also known as abdominoplasty – is a plastic surgery procedure that removes excess skin and fat and strengthens weakened abdominal muscles to create a firmer and smoother abdominal profile. Abdominoplasty is one of the more popular cosmetic surgeries. In 2019, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons reports that there were more […]

Breast Reduction Recovery Timeline

Dr JUDE LABARBERA MD

Breast Reduction Recovery Timeline Breast Reduction Surgery Recovery Timeline, Activities, and Tips Breast reduction is an increasingly popular procedure that helps countless women improve the appearance of problematic large or sagging breasts. Also known as reduction mammaplasty, this procedure is designed to help women with large breasts alleviate physical discomfort, or achieve specific cosmetic objectives. […]