Location: Houston, TX
Member since 8/22/2013


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Reviews by Mamamel1974

My breasts were very small and empty. - Breast Augmentation - Houston, TX

After having three children and nursing for over 6 years, my breasts were very small and empty. I was concerned about going under the muscle because I practice yoga daily and did not want to lose pectoral strength, so Dr Ciaravino recommended 225 cc above the muscle. It was a flawless, pain free... READ MORE

40 Years Old, 3 Kids, Revision for Capsular Contracture - Houston, TX

I had 225cc HP over the muscle implants put in April 5 last year and noticed a hardening on my right side this April, a year later. I had had a horrible staph infection in November near the nipple on the same side. Went to my PS this April to discuss the hardening and he confirmed capsular... READ MORE

Questions from Mamamel1974

What kind of infection is this on my breast? (photo)

I had a BA 9 months ago. Two weeks ago, a pimple appeared on my right breast and got worse. I also felt a lump under the skin on the same breast. My gyno took a culture, and... READ MORE

Can I reduce my chances for recurring Capsular Contracture if I switch from Subglandular to Subpectoral Implants?

Last April I had 225ccHP subglandulars silicone implants put in and have now developed capsular contracture on the right side. If I get the capselectomy and go under the muscle... READ MORE

Recent comments from Mamamel1974

I did have dr Ciaravino for my first ba and he did prescribe Valium for the night before surgery, so you will be able to sleep. Make sure he goes under the muscle. He seems to be trying to set a trend for overs and I developed... READ COMMENT

He uses mentor also!! Forgot to add that READ COMMENT

Dr. James Boynton. He has been using Strattice for over 9 years and specializes in revisions and will talk to you for hours about his opinion about what is best for you and why. It was a huge decision for me because of the expense but... READ COMMENT

Thanks, Beth. Absolutely I wear a light support bra every night -- doctor's orders, lol!! I don't want to mess anything up. READ COMMENT

I just replied to your review, so go check it out. No worries. You will look amazing!!! READ COMMENT