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
April 30, 2013
When you are finished adding to your family, a tummy tuck can help you achieve the firmer, more youthful look that you had before your pregnancies. If you still plan on getting pregnant, especially within the next couple of years, then you probably want to wait until after you are done bearing... Read More
April 24, 2013
Breast augmentation can make you feel more comfortable in your own skin. Larger, fuller breasts can make you feel more confident and beautiful. But breast augmentation isn't for everyone. You may be a good breast augmentation candidate if you have any of the following attributes: Dissatisfied with... Read More
April 19, 2013
Most women are fully capable of breastfeeding when they have breast implants. Your breast augmentation should not stand in the way of nurturing your child in this way. However, if you have had a mastectomy and reconstructive surgery, you may be lacking the appropriate glands to breastfeed. In the... Read More
April 15, 2013
The best age for your breast augmentation depends entirely on you. You should consider your physical and emotional maturity, your family plans and your financial stability. Only you can decide that now is the right time to have your breast augmentation performed. Maturity At age 18, you can elect... Read More
April 10, 2013
After any surgery, your body needs time to rest and heal. This is especially true with abdominal surgery, like a tummy tuck. When Dr. Roberta L. Gartside performs your tummy tuck at one of our Virginia surgical locations, she will give you post-operative care instructions to help you with recovery... Read More
April 02, 2013
The majority of women experience some asymmetry in their breasts. One may be larger or sag lower than the other. For some women these are minor differences, but for a lot of women the difference can be embarrassing and inhibiting. Meeting with Dr. Roberta L. Gartside in our Washington, DC, areas... Read More