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Signs You Need a Breast Reduction

Over the last decade or so, breast reduction surgeries have increased by 157%, according to The Aesthetic Society. We’ve seen a rise in breast reduction at our own plastic surgery practice in the Baton Rouge area, too. Why are breast reduction surgeries increasing? It seems as though you only hear stories of people getting breast... Read More

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A woman sits on a bed, sips coffee and considers her mommy makeover options.

Mommy Makeovers: Not Just for Moms

Mommy Makeover surgeries at our Baton Rouge practice aren’t just for women who have had children. While the term has grown increasingly popular, you don’t have to be a mom to benefit from the procedures that we typically perform with this operation. By combining surgeries, you can get the results of several treatments for the... Read More

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Dr. Weiler Explains Breast Implant Options

Breast implants. While the procedure subject itself may need no introduction based on its popularity, details past the final outcome are usually unknown to most people. Breast augmentations, like many cosmetic procedures, have their own slew of myths, misconceptions, and social implications. Fortunately, advancements in medical science, equipment, and improved materials have significantly improved the... Read More

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Beautiful Breasts Have Changed Over the Centuries. Really!

Okay let’s be honest: until the 1960s, when breast augmentation surgery became available, women’s breasts were for all intents and purposes pretty similar over the centuries. There are natural fluctuations in size and shape based on genetics and overall health, but for the most part breasts have been relatively consistent across the centuries until the... Read More

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Gynecomastia Surgery Most Effective Male Breast Reduction Method

For gynecomastia – enlarged breast of the male chest – there seems to be only one proven effective method, which is gynecomastia surgery. Many physicians say that exercise alone cannot improve gynecomastia, and supplements claiming to help reduce enlarged breast are completely ineffective.  While exercise can reduce fatty tissue, it will not reduce glandular tissue,... Read More

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