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Board-Certified Breast Augmentation for $3,000?

Im Trying to Find a Board Certified Surgeon with Good Reviews to Do a Breast Augmentation for $3000 or a Little More or Less. I have found one or two... READ MORE

I Have Sickle Cell Disease and Want a Breast Augmentation by Fat Transfer

I'm a thin lady with flabby stomach and breasts due to having two kids. I also have Sickle Cell Disease, so with my hematologist's okay (which... READ MORE

Having Breast Augmentation and My Doctor isn't Board Certified, Except in General Surgery: How Important is this?

I went to a couple different doctors and finally decided on one I liked best. After scheduling my appt with him and putting down payment, I realized... READ MORE

Can I get my deposit refund now that I found out that the surgeon for my BA is not a plastic board certified?

Hello! I wanted to to get the BA for a while now. My friend got it last year. She really liked the doctor and recommend me him. So my made the deposit... READ MORE

Desperate. Crying, with strong headache and depression because small breast implants. TOO SMALL. (photos)

They don't look like a C cup. I choose a board certified surgeon. I did breast augmentation transaxillary incision. I told my surgeon that I want... READ MORE

Credentials for a Well Certified Plastic Surgeon?

I have researched what credentials and memberships a "good" plastic surgeon should have. From what I understand the most important are 1) American... READ MORE

What is the difference between the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Board of Plastic surgery?

Hi again doctors :). I am officially going to the USA for my surgery- planning for August! I am having some trouble understanding the certification... READ MORE

Diffrence Between Accreditation Symbols?

While looking for surgeon's certified by " American Board of Plastic Surgery", I have run across two different symbols, but both have the same phrase... READ MORE

I am having trouble choosing my surgeon for my Breast Augmentation. I have it narrowed down to two. How do I decide?

They both are Board Certified. I believe one is double board certified. One charges 2k more than the other and has about 7 years more experience. I... READ MORE

I am considering BA, what is the difference between Board Certified in Plastic Surgery and Board Certified in Cosmetic Surgery?

I have normal breasts and just looking for Augmentation. Several Doctors in my area are not Board Certified in Plastic Surgery but they do... READ MORE

Do I have tuberous breasts? (Photos)

Do I have tuberous breasts and for those surgeons specialized in the procedure is it a Board Certification that provides that or exposure to patients... READ MORE

Is "sub-pectoral" and the "dual plane technique" the same thing?

I have mild ptosis and have seen a few different board certified surgeons. One told me I needed a crescent lift and wanted to do the "living bra"..... READ MORE

Scheduled my BA but found out my surgeon isn't board certified. What should I do?

I booked a BA surgery with a PS whom I thought was board certified by the ABPS as his staff AND website insist he is. However, when i checked online,... READ MORE

Breast aug: Local anesthesia vs general anesthesia?

A doctor from real self says to ask the surgeon I'm consulting with if they use local or general anesthesia, he said local.. Is it common to use... READ MORE

I consulted a doc and loved him. I checked on American Board of Plastic Surgery and he's not board certified! What should I do?

He showed me the book of before and afters and they were great, he has performed TONS of breast augmentations, he has only a 10% capsular contracture... READ MORE

Really need advice on selecting a surgeon for a breast augmentation who is not board certified

I have gone on many consultations for a BA, and recently realized that the surgeon that I like and trust the most isn't board certified. I called the... READ MORE

Is there anywhere I can get a Breast Augmentation with saline implants for $4000.

Im looking to have a breast augmentation done with saline implants. I am looking for not only affordable, but also board certified doctor. What are my... READ MORE

Is a lift required and what size is recommended? Board certified plastic surgeon recommend 450-500. (photos)

I have already asked this but was told the picture I posted was not sufficient enough. I met with a board certified plastic surgeon, I also have... READ MORE

I am scheduled to get a breast augmentation, but my Doctor is not on the American board of surgeons. Any suggestion?

I'm scheduled to get a breast augmentation with a Dr that was referred to me by a close friend. But I don't think he is board certified, is that a big... READ MORE

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