• Arizona Passes Legislation to Require Breast Implant Patients to Sign Consent Checklist

    3 days ago - By NewBeauty

    Scottsdale, AZ plastic surgeon Raman Mahabir, MD says a recent bill passed in his state requiring breast surgery patients to sign a consent checklist is the culmination of a lot of hard work by the Arizona Society of Plastic Surgeons and national plastic surgery societies. “It was signed into law by Governor Ducey and takes effect January 1, 2022 as the planned implementation date,” says Dr. Mahabir.
    Dr. Mahabir says Arizona's SB 1001 requires women considering breast implants to sign a checklist that outlines the risks associated with breast augmentations involving implants. The checklist...
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  • Plastic Surgeons Bust 10 Common Breast-Augmentation Myths

    3 days ago - By NewBeauty

    When it comes to clarifying untruths about breast-augmentation procedures, we didn't have to press these plastic surgeons too hard-as Reno, NV plastic surgeon Tiffany D. McCormack, MD succinctly said, “there are many!”-to set the record straight on some of their most-commonly heard myths.
    You can't breastfeed after breast implants.
    It's probably not super surprising this is a top concern-considering breast augmentation is the number-one surgical procedure for women aged 13-35, according to recent The Aesthetic Society stats-and Eugene, OR plastic surgeon Mark Jewell, MD starts off the list...
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