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 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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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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When Is The Best Time To Get Tummy Tuck Surgery?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 08/20/2021

Important information on timing your tummy tuck surgery just right.

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Am I A Good Candidate For Breast Augmentation And A Lift?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 07/21/2021

Do you need breast augmentation, a breast lift, or both? Find out what signs and symptoms may mean breast implants plus breast lift is right for you.

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Will Breathing Be Easier After Rhinoplasty Surgery?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 06/15/2021

Do you find it difficult to breathe through your nose comfortably or quietly? With rhinoplasty, you can improve the form and function of your nose.

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FAQs About The Use Of ADMs In Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 06/04/2021

Be prepared for your post-mastectomy breast reconstruction surgery by understanding all of your available options, including implants with ADM.

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What Is PAP Flap Breast Reconstruction?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 04/29/2021

If you are facing breast reconstruction surgery, make sure you know all of your available options. Learn more about one technique, the PAP flap, here.

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Will Breast Implants Feel Heavier Than Your Natural Breasts?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 04/22/2021

Get a better idea of what you can expect after breast augmentation, including how your implants may look and feel compared to your natural breasts.

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Can I Still Get A Tummy Tuck With Diastasis Recti?

Dr. Alex Mesbahi | 04/15/2021

Is your mommy pooch making you feel less than confident about your body? It may be caused by diastasis recti. Discover how tummy tuck can help.

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