McLean, VA | Blog Posts on Plastic Surgery

Explore multiple blog posts directly from Dr. Alex Mesbahi, helping his patients enhance their appearance and feel more confident.

What to Know When Choosing Breast Size for Breast Reconstruction Surgery

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 04/30/2023

Review these important considerations when determining the most appropriate breast size for your breast reconstruction.


Will My Breasts Look and Feel Natural After a Fat Transfer?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 03/31/2023

A guide on what to expect with a fat transfer to the breast, including how your newly enhanced breasts may look and feel.


Can Breast Augmentation Correct Breast Asymmetry?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 02/28/2023

If you have naturally asymmetric breasts or sustained injury, illness, or surgery that left your breasts mismatched, breast augmentation may help.


How Flat Can My Tummy Get with Tummy Tuck Surgery?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 01/31/2023

Dreaming of flat, washboard abs? Tummy tuck surgery may be the solution!


When will the Feeling in My Breasts Return After Resensation?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 12/31/2022

If you’re facing a mastectomy or lumpectomy, you may be worried about losing feeling in your breasts – but Resensation can help.


How to Have a Smooth Rhinoplasty Recovery

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 11/30/2022

Use these tips and tricks to ensure a comfortable and speedy rhinoplasty recovery and optimal results.


How to Get Involved in Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 10/28/2022

Even if you haven’t been directly affected by breast cancer, getting involved in Breast Cancer Awareness Month can be fulfilling and beneficial.


What Is the Healing Process Like After Breast Reconstruction?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 09/23/2022

A guide on what to expect after breast reconstruction, including when you’ll feel more like yourself and be able to resume your normal routines.


Do I Have Enough Fat for a Fat Transfer to Breast?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 08/31/2022

How much extra fat do you need for a breast fat transfer, and where does the fat come from? Find the answers here.


Four Questions to Ask Your Surgeon Before Having a Tummy Tuck

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 07/23/2022

Prepare for your tummy tuck consultation by knowing what questions to ask your plastic surgeon.


Will I Have Scars After Breast Augmentation Surgery?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 06/30/2022

Make sure you know what to expect after breast augmentation surgery, including how long your incisions may take to heal and where your scars may be.


How Long Can Preservation Rhinoplasty Results Last?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 05/30/2022

Discover the differences between preservation rhinoplasty and traditional nose surgery, and find out how long your results may last.


How Soon After Mastectomy Surgery Can I Have Resensation®?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 04/30/2022

Discover how you can potentially regain feeling in your breast after a mastectomy, and find out how soon it may be possible.


Will Weight Loss Affect my Breast Reconstruction Results?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 03/25/2022

Learn how breast reconstruction can help you achieve your confidence after a mastectomy or lumpectomy, including what to expect after the procedure.


How Long Is The Surgery For A Breast Lift With Augmentation?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 02/25/2022

Curious about how long it takes to perform a breast augmentation plus lift? Find out everything you need to know here.


Will I Need A Breast Lift After Fat Transfer To Breast?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 01/30/2022

Does a fat transfer to the breasts will cause sagging? Find out what you can really expect with a breast fat transfer and whether you may need a lift.


How Long After A Tummy Tuck Can I Lay Flat on my Tummy?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 12/31/2021

Laying down or sleeping after a tummy tuck can be a tricky process. Keep reading to learn when you can switch to your tummy.


Is It Dangerous To Blow Your Nose After Rhinoplasty?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 12/27/2021

What can happen if you blow your nose too soon after rhinoplasty, and what should you do instead? Find all the answers here.


What Will Breasts Feel Like After Breast Reconstruction Surgery?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 10/28/2021

Breast reconstruction after mastectomy, lumpectomy, or trauma can help restore a more natural look, but how will your breasts feel? Find out here.


How Much Bigger Can You go With Fat Transfer to Breast?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 09/28/2021

A fat transfer to breast procedure can enhance your figure without implants. Learn how we achieve gorgeous breast augmentation results at our clinic.


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