I have always been small breasted but it seemed worse after having two children. I have a sister in law that had had hers done and told me not only would she do it again but she would get them bigger. I had gone in to Dr. Merkel's practice to get a feel for if they could accommodate a tough schedule and if I would have any interest. I was immediately felt like this was a procedure that I... more
I decided to go to Dr. Merkel after doing my research locally as well as Denver and Salt Lake. I decided to go with Dr. M because of his reputation for being the best when it comes to breasts! I had family members and friends have wonderful experiences in this offices and that was enough for me!!!! more
Very pleased that Dr Merkel listened to what I wanted. My sister had the same surgery done last year by a different surgeon and was very dissatisfied that the Doctor downsized her request (without telling her), because he thought it would look better. Dr Merkel explained his concerns about large implants, but gave me what I wanted, and I could not be happier with the results. Very nice to... more
I have wanted work done on my breasts since I had my daughter in 1994. I have 3 children total and life has taken its toll! Have my augmentation scheduled for May 1st- 550cc high profile saline. Lift after implants are where they are going to stay. Doctor doesn't want to do it all in one surgery. Looking forward to feeling like a woman again. Love my PS. No matter how brutally honest she... more
I had breast augmentation done in 1998. At the time there was only one plastic surgeon in Grand Junction, CO to consider so I used him. It was a big mistake.
First of all, I was in surgery for almost 5 hours. I didn't know that that was NOT normal at all. It should be more like an hour. I'm not sure what happened, my mom was worried when I finally came out to go home.
The pain... more