Breast Augmentation in New Jersey and New York
Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Gordon Kaplan specializes in breast augmentation for New Jersey and New York patients.
A breast augmentation is a very custom and personalized procedure. Whether your goal is to restore lost volume after pregnancy, correct asymmetries, or simply feel more confident in clothing or swimwear, Dr. Kaplan is committed to providing you with natural results that flatter your body and your breasts.
Breast augmentation surgery involves breast implants or fat, referred to as fat transfer breast augmentation, to increase the size of your breasts or restore breast volume that has been lost after weight reduction or pregnancy. This surgical procedure is clinically referred to as augmentation mammaplasty.
Benefits of a Breast Augmentation
- Increase fullness and projection of your breasts
- Improve the aesthetic balance and proportions of your figure
- Enhance your self-image and self-confidence
- Breast reconstruction after mastectomy or injury
The Kaplan Center’s Approach to Augmentation Surgery
Your breast augmentation procedure will be comfortable, safe, and rewarding from start to finish, starting with consultation in our conveniently-located offices in Montvale and Edgewater, NJ as well as in New York City.
We will discuss with you the exact steps in great detail to ensure your level of comfort and knowledge about the procedure. You will be informed of realistic expectations that will ease any apprehension.
We offer a progressive approach to pain management, providing our patients with pain medication and anti-inflammatory medication the day before surgery to minimize discomfort. Dr. Kaplan uses very gentle surgical techniques to minimize muscle spasms, blood loss, and facilitate rapid healing.
What to Expect With Your Breast Augmentation
Virtual Breast Augmentations
As a part of your breast augmentation experience at The Kaplan Center, you can opt for virtual augmentation with the The Sculpt My Dream virtual imaging system. This excellent technology provides an estimation of your breast augmentation results using 3D images of your real body. Dr. Gordon Kaplan is an expert in the use of this cutting-edge breast augmentation technology.
Click here to learn more about a virtual Breast Augmentation with Sculpt My Dream.
"Dr. Kaplan is amazing and so is his staff. His personality is great, funny, and makes you feel comfortable from start to finish. I love my new look, and now I'm hooked for life. I would highly recommend him to all my family and friends. If you are looking for a reasonably priced and highly proficient plastic surgeon he is your guy. No regrets."- A.G. / Google / Mar 02, 2021
"I have been seeing Dr. Kaplan since 2018. Dr. Kaplan has a very unique personality with a great sense of humor that immediately makes you feel welcomed and at ease. He always starts off by asking you what you’ll like to get done and then he gives you an honest professional opinion based on what he sees and what can benefit you. I have gotten several procedures done with Dr. Kaplan and quite honestly he is the only doctor I trust with my face. Dr. Kaplan’s procedures and treatments on my face have been subtle with a rejuvenated glow! I always tell him “don’t make me look crazy” lol of course he never does! He knows exactly what I need to look freshened up. I totally recommend him! Also the staff (Elizabeth & Christina) are super sweet!"- S.S. / Google / Dec 03, 2020
"I have been seeing Dr. Kaplan since 2018. Dr. Kaplan has a very unique personality with a great sense of humor that immediately makes you feel welcomed and at ease. He always starts off by asking you what you’ll like to get done and then he gives you an honest professional opinion based on what he sees and what can benefit you. I have gotten several procedures done with Dr. Kaplan and quite honestly he is the only doctor I trust with my face. Dr. Kaplan’s procedures and treatments on my face have been subtle with a rejuvenated glow! I always tell him "don’t make me look crazy" lol of course he never does! He knows exactly what I need to look freshened up. I totally recommend him! Also the staff (Elizabeth & Christina) are super sweet!"- S.L. / Yelp / Nov 30, 2020
"Nurse Crystina was absolutely amazing. She was so patience, and really took time to understand my end goal. This is my second time getting fillers (my first time was at a different place,) and I am amazed at the care she gives to her clients. Definitely going back for touch ups."- M.M. / Google / Nov 27, 2020
"Crystina is amazing! She listens and knows exactly what she’s doing. She’ll give you her opinion on what would look best, very knowledgeable! I highly recommend her!"- V.N. / Google / Nov 17, 2020
The Breast Augmentation Surgery
Most breast augmentations are performed under general anesthesia. An incision is usually made in the inframammary crease (the folder under the breast) or within the Areola, depending on preoperative breast shape and size. The implant will either be placed above or below the muscle depending on the preoperative examination.
Recovery From a Breast Augmentation
Some swelling, bruising, or soreness is typical after surgery but will decline over several days. Dr. Kaplan’s gentle surgical techniques will allow you able to resume your normal daily activities in about a week. More strenuous exercise or heavy lifting should be avoided for up to 4 to 6 weeks.
Our postoperative Scar Prevention Protocol has been refined to limit scarring and capsule formation for optimal results.
Ideal Candidates for a Breast Augmentation
The best candidates for breast augmentation:
- Live or reside in the New York and New Jersey area, or are able to travel for consultations, surgery, and follow-up
- Have aesthetic goals that breast augmentation can meet
- Are 18 or older (22 or older for silicone gel breast implants)
- Are in good general health
- Are prepared to make an informed decision
NOT an Ideal Candidate
- Has an active infection anywhere in the body
- Existing cancer or pre-cancer who has not received adequate treatment for those conditions
- Currently pregnant or breast-feeding.
Other physical and emotional factors can also affect your individual breast augmentation procedure, recovery, and final result. Always consult with a board-certified surgeon to discuss all of the factors. Dr. Gordon Kaplan is an excellent choice for your Board-Certified breast augmentation surgeon in the New York and New Jersey area.
Post-Augmentation: Enhancing Your Look
Following breast augmentation, many of our patients choose a tummy tuck or liposuction to provide further cosmetic improvements to their body contours.
Breast Augmentation at The Kaplan Center in NY and NJ
We are available to answer any questions or concerns you may have about the Breast Augmentation treatment. As a premier cosmetic surgery and aesthetic treatment facility in New York and New Jersey, we are well-prepared to serve your Breast Augmentation needs. To learn more about a Breast Augmentation treatment with The Kaplan Center or to request a consultation at our New York City or Edgewater, please call our office or Contact Us to discuss your options.
Plan Your Procedure
- Average Cost
- $6,000 - $9,000
- Recovery Time
- 2 Weeks
- Average Procedure Time
- 2 – 4 Hours
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