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.

How Soon After Mastectomy Can Breast Reconstruction Be Performed?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 04/22/2024

Explore breast reconstruction in McLean, VA, and learn how soon after mastectomy surgery breast reconstruction can be performed for a renewed self.


How Does Breast Augmentation Impact Breastfeeding?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 03/24/2024

Considering breast augmentation surgery but have questions about breastfeeding with implants? Find the answers here.


Is Fat Transfer to the Breast Suitable for Women with Small Breasts?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 02/26/2024

Women with small breasts who prefer a more subtle, natural alternative to breast implants may be excellent candidates for breast fat transfer.


How Can I Prepare Physically for a Tummy Tuck Surgery?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 01/14/2024

Use these helpful tummy tuck preparation tips to ensure a successful procedure, efficient recovery, and beautiful results.


Who Makes a Good Candidate for Breast ReSensation®?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 12/25/2023

Following a mastectomy or breast cancer surgery, ReSensation® may make it possible to regain your natural breast sensitivity.


Can Rhinoplasty Correct Nasal Asymmetry?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 11/18/2023

Discover the benefits of rhinoplasty surgery for straightening a crooked nose or addressing other types of nasal asymmetry.


When Can I Sleep On My Side After Breast Reconstruction Surgery?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 10/14/2023

Tired of your new sleeping position after breast reconstruction? Learn when it may be safe and appropriate to start sleeping on your side again.


Can Fat be Reabsorbed After Fat Transfer to the Breast?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 09/28/2023

It is important to understand what results you can expect after a fat transfer to the breast, including what may cause a reduction in breast size.


How do I Choose the Right Size and Shape of Breast Implants for Me?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 08/31/2023

Learn about selecting the right size, symmetry, and shape of breast implants before your breast implant surgery at Mesbahi Plastic Surgery.


How Long Can Tummy Tuck Scars Take to Heal?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 07/27/2023

Learn about best practices for tummy tuck scar healing, impact of liposuction, and managing swelling at Mesbahi Plastic Surgery with Dr. Alex Mesbahi.


Four Benefits of ReSensation® After Mastectomy

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 06/26/2023

Consider these four compelling benefits of ReSensation for restoring feeling after breast cancer surgery.


How Safe Is Rhinoplasty Surgery?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 05/31/2023

Concerned about the safety and side effects of rhinoplasty surgery? Calm your worries with this helpful information.


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.


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