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BIA-ALCL and Breast Implants: What You Should Know

BY IN Breast, Breast Augmentation

BIA-ALCL and Breast Implants: What You Should Know

At Partington Plastic Surgery, we feel that it is important that patients are aware of all safety information regarding breast implants. Recently, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released an update regarding breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). Although breast implant surgery is a safe procedure, there are risks associated with it, as with

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How Cosmetic Surgeons and Plastic Surgeons are Different and Why It’s Important

BY IN Plastic Surgery, Uncategorized

How Cosmetic Surgeons and Plastic Surgeons are Different and Why It’s Important

As aesthetic procedures continue to grow in popularity, contributing to the $12 billion-dollar industry, it is becoming more and more common for doctors without plastic surgery training to offer procedures. Unfortunately, this lack of plastic and reconstructive surgical experience is usually at the expense of the patient. Therefore, it is so important to understand the

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