breast

Many people think that bigger is better? In some cases, it sure is, but more isn’t always better when it comes to having bigger breasts. Why? Well, large and pendulous breasts can result in red marks on your shoulders; chronic pain in the neck, back and shoulders; yeast and skin…

People come in a wide range of shapes and sizes, which makes every individual unique. Uniqueness is something to be celebrated and is what makes every individual so special, right? While individuality is what makes us unique, for some people, uniqueness can make them feel unsettled. Breasts come in a…

Gynecomastia isn’t something many men want to talk about, but it is something that should be talked about more often. While we understand that you don’t want to talk about gynecomastia because of the self-consciousness and embarrassment associated with the condition, talking about it is good for a few reasons.…

Plastic surgery can be confusing. There are many different names of procedures, and terms can be used interchangeably. And don’t all dermal fillers do the same thing, anyway? It turns out that because the terminology is so loose, many people do not understand the difference between procedures. Dr. Jack Peterson…

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Aging and gravity affect us all – and all parts of our bodies. Skin sags, parts of the body begin to droop or fall a bit, and the skin does not look as young as it used to. While plastic surgery can help restore shape to the body, improve aesthetics…

The demand for breast-reduction surgeries has increased, according to new statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. The organization recently published its annual report, Plastic Surgery Statistics, and showed that there were 43,635 reduction mammaplasty procedures performed in 2017, an 11 percent increase over the previous year.   ASPS…

Do you have pain in your neck, back or bra strap area caused by large breasts? If you’re experiencing pain, rashes or skin irritation caused by large breasts, it may be time to consider having a breast reduction. Dr. Peterson has extensive experience performing the breast-reduction procedure and other breast…

Is 2018 the year that you get breast implants? If you’re researching breast augmentation options, you’ve likely considered questions like “Should I get silicone or saline?”, “Will my implant scars be visible?” and “What is the best implant size for my body?” Dr. Peterson frequently hears these questions and many…