Help! I’ve got Allergan BIOCELL Textured Implants and they just got recalled…

By on 07/26/2019 in Blog, Breast Augmentation, Breast Implants, Plastic Surgery

Yesterday Allergan announced a worldwide recall of its biocell textured implants due to an FDA request that they do so because of the link to a rare cancer known as Breast Implant Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) How Safe Are Breast Implants? Breast augmentation has been the most popular cosmetic procedure for years now, Read More

Breast Implants and Health Insurance: How much does it cost?

By on 07/22/2019 in Blog, Breast Augmentation, Breast Implants, Plastic Surgery

“Choosing to undergo breast augmentation—or any plastic surgery procedure, for that matter—is a big decision. This procedure will affect your life in many ways: physically, emotionally, and yes … financially. It’s no surprise that one of the most common questions we’re asked is “how much does this procedure cost?” Let’s start with the simple answer. Read More

Satisfaction Rates Are Climbing For Breast Augmentation Patients

By on 06/13/2019 in Blog, Breast Augmentation, Breast Implants, Plastic Surgery

A recent study suggests that 98 percent of women who had undergone breast augmentation were happy with their outcome according to the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Many reported improvements in their quality of life and self-esteem. There is a lot of additional information in the study involving things like recovery times, Read More

Breast Augmentation Recovery Stages: What to Expect, Week by Week

By on 05/17/2019 in Blog, Breast Augmentation, Breast Implants, Plastic Surgery

Breast augmentation is one of the most popular types of cosmetic surgery. While the surgery itself is simple, it’s important to understand that recovery can take several weeks. Depending on the implant size you choose and its placement, it might take anywhere from two to three weeks before you will be fully recovered to resume Read More

Do I Need to Get my Breast Implants Removed?

By on 01/18/2019 in Blog, Breast Augmentation, Breast Implant Removal, Breast Implants

How Safe Are Breast Implants? Breast augmentation has been the most popular cosmetic procedure for years now, helping women achieve fuller, youthful, more symmetrical breasts with the use of implants. Millions of women around the world have breast implants, but there is a lot of controversy surrounding their safety, especially with the recent ban on Read More

Your Implant Placement Options

By on 12/18/2018 in Blog, Breast Implants

There is a lot of decision-making that goes into planning your breast augmentation. Deciding on the type of implant is only one part of it. Another important decision to make is where the implant should be placed during surgery. In all breast augmentations a pocket is created somewhere behind the breast tissue in order to Read More

The IDEAL IMPLANT Difference

By on 04/26/2018 in Breast Augmentation, Breast Implants

When it comes to breast implants, silicone and traditional saline have been the only options for a traditional breast augmentation in Toronto. But now a new option has entered the market that attempts to combine the benefits of both silicone and saline implants. Enter…the Ideal® Implant. The Ideal Implant became FDA and Health Canada approved Read More

Cosmetic Surgery Times: Galderma Collaborations

By on 07/13/2016 in Breast Augmentation, Breast Implants, In The News, Injectables & Fillers, Plastic Surgery

Dr. Mathew Plant in the Media: In a recent Cosmetic Surgery Times Galdmera Collaborations article, discussing the potential loyalty programs and the benefits for patients and physicians. In a recent article published on Cosmetic Surgery Times, it was reported that Galderma announced its second collaboration with an aesthetic brand in less than six months. The newest collaboration is Read More

Top 4 Ways to Prepare for Post-Op Recovery after Breast Augmentation

By on 03/19/2016 in Blog, Breast Augmentation, Breast Implants, Plastic Surgery

When women undergo breast augmentation, they are so busy preparing for this life-changing procedure that some forget to prepare for the post-operative recovery time. Although this may vary based on your particular lifestyle, here are some tips I give my patients before their breast augmentation procedure: Get Your Resting Area Ready Aside from going to Read More

Saline Breast Injections a.k.a. Vacation Breasts a.k.a. the 24 Hour Breast Augmentation

By on 01/27/2015 in Blog, Breast Augmentation, Breast Implants, Saline Breast Injections

There has been a lot in the media recently about the so-called vacation breasts and patients and friends have been asking my opinion on this trend. First it’s important to establish exactly what we are talking about, and that is essentially pumping up to a litre of saline solution into each breast to make them Read More