Bella Cosmetic Surgery Blog

Maryland Plastic Surgeon serving Washington DC, & Virginia including Alexandria and Fairfax.

December 10, 2015

A Maryland woman considers weight loss before her tummy tuckAbdominoplasty is designed to give you a flat, slender midsection, but it is not intended to be used as a weight loss tool.  Although it will slim and tuck your waistline, many of our patients considering a tummy tuck procedure in Maryland ask if they should lose weight before the procedure.

The answer to whether or not a patient needs to lose weight before a tummy...

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November 30, 2015

A Maryland woman reveals her new breast augmentation resultsBoard-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Michael Chiaramonte has always been committed to patient communication.  He believes you’ll feel more comfortable with your procedure when you have a clear understanding of how it will be performed and what you can expect.  If you are considering breast augmentation in Maryland, Dr. Chiaramonte will make sure to fully explain every...

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November 27, 2015

A Maryland breast augmentation patient wears a new dress The reasons for undergoing a breast augmentation procedure are as diverse as the all of the Maryland women who visit Bella Cosmetic Surgery. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Michael Chiaramonte understands that you are unique, and your own motivation, goals and perspective are the most important factors when considering whether to enhance your breasts.

For some of...

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November 23, 2015

A Maryland woman displays the results of breast augmentationBoard-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Michael Chiaramonte doesn’t believe in a one-size-fits-all approach to breast augmentation for his Maryland patients. If you are looking for larger, fuller, more attractive breasts, it’s important to make sure that the procedure is customized to match your body and lifestyle.

The first step in designing a look that best meets your...

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November 18, 2015

A Maryland woman enjoys the results of breast augmentation Breast augmentation has improved the self-confidence of many Maryland women by increasing their breast size and correcting asymmetry. While many believe that that breast implants last forever, the truth is that despite their strength and durability, modern implants are not expected to last a lifetime.

The American Society of Plastic surgeons has stated that if you have...

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November 13, 2015

A Maryland woman admires her breast augmentation resultsAnytime an incision is made, a scar will form.  Some scars are conspicuous, while others hide or fade over time. Several factors determine the visibility of scars, including location, genetics and healing. Fortunately, Bella Cosmetic Surgery’s breast augmentation procedures are designed to minimize scarring for our Maryland patients.     

There are multiple incision...

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November 09, 2015

A smiling Maryland woman prepares for breast augmentation Breast augmentation offers our Maryland patients an improved shape and enhanced self-confidence. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Michael Chiaramonte has successfully helped hundreds of women look and feel their best.

Before your breast surgery, Dr. Chiaramonte will conduct an initial consultation, in which...

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October 29, 2015

A Maryland woman enjoys the benefits of breast augmentationThe American Society of Plastic Surgeons reports that in 2013, more than 29,000 women underwent breast augmentation. Maryland patients are certainly in line with these national statistics, as breast augmentation is one of the most popular procedures performed by board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Michael Chiaramonte.

Breast augmentation is a significant, but...

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October 23, 2015

A Maryland woman reflects on her breast reduction SurgeryThe reasons for seeking breast reduction surgery in Maryland include relief from painful back aches or bra straps that dig into your shoulders, improved self-image, eliminating a serious hindrance to physical activity and even the ability to find clothes that fit properly. Aside from attaining any of these goals, you should consider the recovery process from the procedure....

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October 20, 2015

A Maryland woman wears a bra after her breast augmentation If you have recently undergone breast augmentation surgery, you may find yourself like many of our Maryland patients, wondering how to choose the right bra.

Following your breast augmentation surgery, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Michael Chiaramonte will give you very detailed post-operative instructions for how to care for your new ...

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