A good candidate would be one who knows the procedure, recognizes his own limitations and as such has realistic expectations about the procedure. It is essential that the patient only agrees to procedures that he/she feels will lead to an improvement in their appearance. Along with this the patient must also take the appropriate post-operative […]

The Dominican Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Inc. (SODOCIPRE), is the Institution that groups the Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgeons of the Dominican Republic. We are currently members of the Dominican Medical College (CMD), Ibero-Latin American Federation of Plastic Surgery (FILACP) and the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS).

You have many questions about the types of implants… here several recommended by Dr. Eduardo Mejia : ​​  Saline breast implants are filled with sterile salt water. Should the implant shell leak, a saline implant will collapse and the saline will be absorbed and naturally expelled by the body. Saline breast implants provide a uniform shape, […]

The decision to have plastic surgery is extremely personal and you will have to decide if the benefits will achieve your goals and if the risks and potential complications of breast augmentation are acceptable. You will be asked to sign consent forms to ensure that you fully understand the procedure and any risks and potential complications. Possible breast […]

Step 1 – Anesthesia Medications are administered for your comfort during the surgical procedure. The choices include intravenous sedation and general anesthesia. Doctor Eduardo Mejia will recommend the best choice for you. Step 2 – The incision Incisions are made in inconspicuous areas to minimize visible scarring. You and your plastic surgeon will discuss which […]

During your breast augmentation recovery, you will be taken into a recovery area to be closely monitored following surgery. Your breasts will be wrapped in gauze dressings and an elastic bandage or support bra will minimize swelling and support the breasts as they heal. You may be permitted to go home after a few hours. Before leaving, you will […]