Breast augmentation is intended for women ages 20 to 50 years old who seek a
fuller, more feminine, but natural look. Breast augmentation is an
effective way to compensate for a small amount of breast tissue, or for loss
of upper poll fullness in breasts resulting from pregnancy or nursing.
Breast augmentation is also effective in allowing patients to obtain a more
the initial consultation, Dr. Mallen inquires about the patientís personal
expectations and describes how her desired results can be best achieved.
Pre- and post-operative photos of other breast augmentation procedures are
reviewed in detail. In a chaperoned exam, Dr. Mallen evaluates the
patientís genetic makeup, stature, as well as proportionality of shoulders,
rib/chest area and hips. Based on the patientís preferences and exam,
Dr. Mallen explains how sizing of breast implants can enhance fullness of
breast tissue and projection of breasts.