Bella Cosmetic Surgery Blog

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

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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October 16, 2015

A woman contemplates her cosmetic surgery in MarylandOne of the most important steps to ensure a successful and satisfying cosmetic surgery procedure is the initial consultation. During your Maryland cosmetic surgery consultation you can expect personal attention from Dr. Michael F. Chiaramonte to address all of your goals and concerns.

5 Questions to Ask During Your Consultation

  1. Are you board...
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October 12, 2015

A woman ponders her breast augmentation choices in MarylandThe decision to undergo breast augmentation surgery is a very personal and important one for our Maryland patients. While the motives and goals of breast augmentation differ from person to person, one objective is almost universal: looking natural.

How do you determine what breast implant size will best meet your needs without...

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September 28, 2015

Find out why it matters that your surgeon is board-certified When looking for a plastic surgeon in Alexandria, or anywhere else, it’s important to choose a doctor who is properly educated, expertly trained and has a proven track-record of superior results.  Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Michael Chiaramonte has the knowledge, history and expertise you need to ensure you receive the high-quality treatment you deserve.

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