Who Doesn't Love Boobs? - Duluth, MN

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I had a baby in 2009 and lost what little breast...

I had a baby in 2009 and lost what little breast tissue I had. I felt very self-conscious and always bought push-up bras and shirts that hid my flat chest. I had my surgery 4/24/12. I chose 325cc silicone implants (Allergan Natrelle style 20), HP, smooth and round. I wanted a natural look and that's definitely what I got. I went from a 34A to a 34DD and couldn't be happier! I finally feel like a woman! :)

Wanted to add that I went under the muscle with...

Wanted to add that I went under the muscle with the inframammary incision.

I spoke to my surgeon today and my next...

I spoke to my surgeon today and my next appointment has been moved up to mid-January. I was originally told that until it had been a year after surgery that he wouldn't consider a revision just because that's the time window that they prefer to leave for the healing process. I called back again today and spoke to my coordinator, she understood how I felt and did recognize that at about 6-9 months most would say that the healing process is complete but they prefer the 1 year mark. She said that my surgeon knew that I was unhappy and wasn't pleased so he would be willing to talk about my options with me and ultimately if a revision was what I felt was necessary then he'd do it.
I feel so relieved because I was feeling like they didn't understand where I was coming from but I'm happy he is willing to understand my perspective. :)
I'm thinking that I might need to discuss a small change in size on the left side. I have a rib on that side that pokes out just slightly so that also pushes up the implant as well as it being on the heart side. So I'm thinking if I go to a slightly smaller implant like a 300cc or so it'll help to balance it out on top and then the bottom can be nice a full with the pocket opened up!

I'm meeting with my surgeon to discuss my revision...

I'm meeting with my surgeon to discuss my revision surgery and schedule it too so that's not too far away!. It's not a huge deal but I'm uncomfortable with having 2 boobs that I feel are pretty opposite of each other. Thank you for all the kind comments! I do appreciate it!
My revision will be costing my $2600, and looking to drop lefty and create more lower-pole fullness to match my right side.
I'm also adding a few new photos too but nothing has really changed! :P
I can't wait for BooBieFul! :D
Dr. Wade Kubat

Dr. Kubat and his team at St. Luke's Plastic Surgery Associates are fabulous! They're very attentive, great with pre and post-operative care! I'm having some issues with my left implant, it's not dropped yet (at almost 8 months post-op..eek) and they've been great about working with me, aggressive massage firstly, then we're going to explore the options. He understood what I wanted and always invited me to ask questions. I liked that he always gave his professional opinion and would also explain why. I found them online and had my consultation, I'd recommend to anyone looking for an augmentation. :)

5 out of 5 stars Overall rating
5 out of 5 stars Doctor's bedside manner
5 out of 5 stars Answered my questions
5 out of 5 stars After care follow-up
4 out of 5 stars Time spent with me
5 out of 5 stars Phone or email responsiveness
5 out of 5 stars Staff professionalism & courtesy
5 out of 5 stars Payment process
5 out of 5 stars Wait times
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