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The Gift to Last a Lifetime
The Gift to Last a Lifetime

Want to indulge? Not sure what to give yourself for the holidays this year for taking care of your loved ones, your team at work, and your friends? Why not treat yourself to your dream body this holiday season? Here are some benefits of different types of procedures: Rhinoplasty: Rhinoplasty, more commonly known as a […]

November 27, 2017

Which Breast Implant is Right for You?
Which Breast Implant is Right for You?

The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery began its physician surveying 2 decades ago. Since that time, their surveys have confirmed that breast augmentation is one of the most popular cosmetic surgery procedures; not just in a given year, but year after year after year. Interest in breast augmentation has remained strong over time, even […]

May 30, 2017

The Perks of Smaller, Perkier Breasts
The Perks of Smaller, Perkier Breasts

A large percentage of the cosmetic surgery procedures that are performed each year are focused on the breasts. Most often, we think of breast enlargement, but there is another popular demand that we see today: the desire for smaller breasts. As breast reduction surgery becomes more common, patients are discovering some hidden perks they didn’t […]

April 30, 2017

The Pros and Cons of Small Breast Implants
The Pros and Cons of Small Breast Implants

When you choose to enhance your figure with breast augmentation, you’re faced with a number of choices, including type, profile, and size. While every decision is important, determining how large or small you’d like your implants to be is one of the first steps to achieving your ideal results. While some women desire a significant […]

March 18, 2014

Pros and Cons of Large Breast Implants
Pros and Cons of Large Breast Implants

For many women, breast augmentation provides the opportunity to finally obtain the larger and shapelier bust line they have always desired. For others, breast augmentation offers the ability to restore size and shape that has been lost following weight loss, pregnancy, or breast feeding. In all of these cases, it is important that women who […]

February 20, 2014

Saline vs. Silicone Implants
Saline vs. Silicone Implants

Do you look in the mirror and see small, drooping breasts? Would you like to enjoy fuller, perkier breasts that better fill out your clothes and provide you with a more flattering silhouette? Undergoing breast augmentation is a way to improve the appearance of your bust. If you are considering breast implants, an important decision […]

January 27, 2014

Breast Implant Profile Options
Breast Implant Profile Options

There is much to consider when deciding to undergo breast augmentation. Size, implant filler type, incision technique, and breast implant profile are just a few of the factors to discuss with your surgeon. Though size, type of implant, and type of incision may come as no surprise, you may be wondering what breast implant profile […]

November 15, 2013

Breast Augmentation Side Effects and Risks
Breast Augmentation Side Effects and Risks

With every passing year, new technology and medical breakthroughs make plastic surgery safer. But even with the latest techniques, any invasive surgical procedure involves a certain amount of risk. Dr. Christopher J. Kovanda has been providing Minneapolis patients with safe and successful breast augmentation for years, and is familiar with the range of side effects that […]

November 8, 2013

Dr. Kovanda Trains in Fat Grafting Breast Enhancement Surgery
Dr. Kovanda Trains in Fat Grafting Breast Enhancement Surgery

Edina, MN – Dr. Christopher J. Kovanda returned from a meeting in Lyon, France where he received training and insight into breast enhancement surgery that utilizes fat grafting techniques. This meeting combined more than three decades of plastic surgery know-how and actual, first-hand surgical experience. By listening to and interacting with these colleagues and peers, […]

November 1, 2013

Fat Grafting of the Breasts – Cosmetic Purposes
Fat Grafting of the Breasts – Cosmetic Purposes

Many women would like to increase the size and improve the shape of their breasts. Breast implants are a great way of achieving this, though some patients complain about results that are less than stellar. Advances in plastic surgery techniques have been constantly evolving, and it’s no different when it comes to breast augmentation. Fat […]

October 30, 2013