Category Archives: Breast Augmentation

  1. What Is the Best Incision Option for My Breast Augmentation?

    When considering cosmetic breast surgery, women have options. They can choose to enhance shape and size or improve elevation and projection. Whether you decide to go larger or improve symmetry, breast augmentation improves or restores breast volume and firmness with implants. After deciding breast incisions are right for you, there are other decisions to contemplate… Read More

  2. Is There a “Right Age” to Have Breast Augmentation?

    Many women who undergo breast augmentation have been planning the procedure for years. Others decide to have the operation due to breast tissue changes following pregnancy or weight loss. Regardless of the motivation, those considering this popular procedure often wonder what is the right age for breast enhancement. There is no definitive, one-size-fits-all answer. Depending… Read More

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    How Often Do You Really Need to Get a Breast Augmentation? | Dr. Pugash

    If you’re asking the question – how often do you really need to get a breast augmentation – then either you’re considering having breast implants or you already have been through the process. Both situations will prompt you to ask many questions. Here are some of the more common ones: How often should breast implants… Read More

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    Should I Consider Breast Augmentation After Weight Loss?

    After losing a significant amount of weight, many women experience stretched or sagging breasts. Pregnancy, aging, genetics, and weight loss following bariatric surgery all can cause stretching of the breast’s internal ligaments and skin. The breast and the breast skin can only naturally retract a small amount as the breast’s fat cells lose volume. The… Read More

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    Breast Lift, Breast Implants… Maybe Both? Which Option is Best for You to Perk Up Your Look?

    Are you unhappy with the size, shape, or fullness of your breasts? If so, you’re not alone. Breast lifts and breast implants are among the most popular plastic surgery procedures and among the most highly rated by women who have them. Each operation (or a combination of the two) can give a woman more pride… Read More

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    6 Misconceptions About Breast Augmentation

    There’s a lot of information online about breast augmentation  — some is correct, but a lot isn’t. It’s important to understand what’s true and what’s false. Vancouver plastic surgeon Dr. Eric Pugash is a nationally acclaimed plastic surgeon who wants to dispel myths and offer facts. Here are six common misconceptions about this breast enhancement… Read More

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    Special Considerations for Breast Augmentation in Older Patients

    Plenty of women in the Vancouver area consult with us about having breast implants in their 40s, 50s, 60s, and beyond. Most of these women are finished having children and want to pursue their long-awaited cosmetic goals. Many of them want to restore breast volume that has been affected by hormonal changes, pregnancy, and breastfeeding. … Read More

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    Breast Augmentation Choices for Runners

    Are you considering breast augmentation, but worry the implants may interfere with your active lifestyle? Women who enjoy strenuous exercises like running or cross-fit are skeptical about cosmetic treatments that may hinder their workout routines. They want to continue their healthy lifestyle with activities that burn calories, boost metabolism, and lower their body fat index…. Read More

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    Your Options if Your Breast Implants Turned Out Too Small

    Sometimes after breast augmentation, the patient feels her breast size is inadequate. It’s easy to sympathize with these women who have endured the expense, time, and risk of surgery but are not satisfied because they feel their breast implants are too small. If you fall into this category, here are some options you may want… Read More

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    Can a Breast Fat Transfer Compensate after Breast Implant Removal?

    There is a nascent trend emerging in aesthetic surgery – that of breast explant surgery, or breast implant removal. From the Baywatch star herself to the Spice Girls, women who championed breast implants such as Pamela Anderson and Victoria Beckham have had them removed.   As the public begins to perceive beauty differently, it seems some… Read More