With advancements in surgical techniques and innovations in quality of breast implants, breast augmentation procedure has become safer and less invasive than before. However, the choice of the cosmetic surgeon continues to be the single most important factor that has a bearing on the final outcome of breast augmentation.
The patient should spend her time and effort to select the right breast surgeon for her needs. Dr. Landon McLain is a double board certified cosmetic and oral & maxillofacial surgeon providing breast augmentation and other procedures to patients in Huntsville, Madison, Florence, Decatur, Scottsboro, Cullman, Athens, Alabama, and surrounding locations.
Breast augmentation surgery is a personal journey for any woman, and she will be best placed through this journey with a cosmetic surgeon who is willing to engage and provide personalized care and attention. Dr. McLain will remain closely involved with the patient right from the initial consultation through the surgery and the recovery phase.
He will address all concerns and doubts of the patient in detail, and incorporate her innate aesthetic goals and aspirations into the surgical plan. Dr. McLain believes that a good rapport and open communication between the patient and the surgeon is fundamental to the success of a highly customizable procedure such as breast augmentation. He enjoys an excellent relationship of trust with all his patients.
Breast Augmentation with Dr. McLain
In most cases, Dr. McLain will perform breast augmentation using general anesthesia, but for certain patients he may use local anesthesia with IV sedation. He will give an option of both saline and silicone breast implants to the patient from renowned manufacturers such as Allergan and Mentor. To ensure the right selection of implants, he will encourage the patient to sample various implants for their size, shape, texture, and material.
Dr. McLain will place the incisions in discreet locations, which could be in the armpt, in the fold beneath the breast, or along the perimeter of the areola. The placement of implants could be below the pectoral muscle or between the muscle and the breast gland tissue. The final options for the patient will be determined according to her breast anatomy and her personal aesthetic needs.
Involvement in the Field
In addition to serving patients through his private cosmetic surgery practice, Dr. McLain devotes time lecturing, making presentations, and publishing scientific papers in the field of cosmetic surgery. He serves as faculty for multiple live surgical workshops sponsored by the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS).
Dr. McLain helps to train cosmetic surgeons from different parts of the world. He is an examiner for the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery (ABCS). Double board certified cosmetic and oral & maxillofacial surgeon Dr. McLain receives patients from Huntsville, Madison, Florence, Decatur, Scottsboro, Cullman, Athens, Alabama, and nearby areas.
Dr. McLain is associated with various professional organizations, including:
- American Board of Cosmetic Surgery – Board Examiner
- American Board of Cosmetic Surgery – Diplomate
- American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery – Fellow
- American College of Surgeons – Fellow
- American Medical Association
He has been a part of several philanthropic medical missions to Honduras and Peru.
McLain Surgical Arts is a leading cosmetic surgery practice headed by Dr. Landon D. McLain MD, DMD, FACS in Huntsville, AL. Dr. McLain is a double board certified cosmetic and oral & maxillofacial surgeon, offering a variety of procedures such as dental implants, wisdom teeth extraction, breast augmentation, liposuction, rhinoplasty, tummy tuck, facelift, Botox, and laser skin resurfacing. For more information or to schedule a consultation call 256.429.3411 or click here. Now taking patients from Huntsville, Scottsboro, Decatur, Madison, Athens, Florence, Cullman, AL and surrounding areas.