July 12, 2013
Following your Fairfax breast implant surgery, you will need to allow yourself adequate time to rest. Greater detail will be provided during your breast augmentation consultation with board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside, but having a general idea of recovery times can be helpful... Read More
July 05, 2013
It seems that every day a new study is published in which some new anti-aging food holds the promise to eternal youth. Indeed, there is truth in the claim that what you eat will impact both how you look and how you feel, but don’t expect to look years younger by increasing your consumption of... Read More
June 27, 2013
One of the breast augmentation options you will be given by Fairfax plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside is the type of breast implants used in your procedure. Both saline and silicone breast implants offer different benefits and neither one is ideal for each patient. During your initial breast... Read More
June 21, 2013
Dr. Roberta Gartside is a breast cancer survivor who understands personally the importance of breast reconstruction following a mastectomy. She is also an experienced and board-certified plastic surgeon who understands that no single breast reconstruction option is ideal for every woman. Dr.... Read More
June 17, 2013
Pregnancy and breastfeeding can have a tremendous impact on the volume, symmetry, and overall appearance of your breasts. While being a mother is often pure joy, the bodily changes brought about by having children leaves many women uncomfortable with their appearance. If you are unhappy with the... Read More
June 12, 2013
Board-certification from the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS) is something you should demand in anyone you are choosing for a plastic surgery procedure. Just like you wouldn’t trust a general surgeon who is not board-certified, you should be wary of “cosmetic surgeons” who lack both the... Read More
May 31, 2013
Once you've recovered from your breast augmentation by Fairfax area plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta L. Gartside, you'll want to hit the beach as soon as the first rays of summer sun start calling. When picking out swimsuits after your breast augmentation, keep these tips in mind: Think support. Larger... Read More
May 24, 2013
After your breast augmentation at our McLean facility, the first thing you'll probably want to do is go shopping for your new wardrobe. Make sure you wait for your swelling to go down before buying an entire closet worth of clothes and keep these tips in mind. Start with your bras. Proper support... Read More
May 17, 2013
Today there are more options for your breast implants than ever before. When you meet with Fairfax area plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta L. Gartside, you will discuss in detail what all of your options are and select the right breast implants for you. You also have the option of more traditional... Read More
May 10, 2013
After your breast augmentation surgery with Mclean, Virginia, plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta L. Gartside, your body will need time to heal before you resume your normal exercise routine. You should take it easy for the first month of your breast augmentation recovery and avoid any strenuous activity.... Read More