On this website you will find a list of surgical and non-surgical procedures that we offer. We perform on both men and women but in all cases it is the individual who directs us to whatever part of their body they are uncomfortable with.
What is SODOCIPRE?
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).
18 Questions to ask about your breast augmentation surgeon
Use this checklist as a guide during your breast augmentation consultation: 1. Are you certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery? 2.Were you trained specifically in the field of plastic surgery? 3.How many years of plastic surgery training have you had? 4.Do you have hospital privileges to perform this procedure? If so, at which hospitals? […]
Types of breast implants
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, […]
Breast augmentation risks and safety
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 […]
Breast augmentation procedure steps
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 […]
Breast augmentation recovery
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 […]
What is breast augmentation surgery?
Breast augmentation surgery involves using breast implants or fat, referred to as fat transfer breast augmentation, to increase the size of your breasts or restore breast volume that has been lost after weight reduction or pregnancy. Breast augmentation is clinically referred to as augmentation mammaplasty. Breast augmentation can: Increase fullness and projection of your breasts Improve the balance […]
Mommy makeovers Considerations
Pros Restores a more youthful bust and flat tummy Your clothes and swimwear will fit better Helps you return to a more youthful-looking body appearance Cons If you get breast implants, they will require monitoring and possibly replacement. Pregnancy following these surgeries may compromise results. Weight gain following these surgeries may compromise results.