Stony Brook's Dr. Mark Epstein Now Offering Allergan Natrelle® 410 Breast Implants


Long Island plastic surgeon Dr. Mark D. Epstein speaks on the FDA's approval of these "gummy bear" implants and their addition to his practice.

Stony Brook (I-Newswire) May 14, 2013 - Though they have been a popular choice in Europe and Canada since the early 1990s, cohesive silicone gel breast implants - commonly referred to as "gummy bear" implants - are finally making their way into the United States. Long Island plastic surgeon Dr. Mark D. Epstein sat down to discuss the FDA's recent approval of Allergan Natrelle 410 breast implants, the gold standard of "gummy bear" implants.

"While Natrelle 410 shaped gel implants have been used for years in other countries, their recent FDA approval marks the first time we are able to use them in the United States," Dr. Epstein explains. "The unique design of the Natrelle 410 offers a number of different advantages for women, and provides a much-needed new option for those who are unhappy with the size or shape of their breasts."

"What sets Natrelle 410 breast implants apart from other silicone implants is that is designed with a more natural appearance in mind," Dr. Epstein offers. "Breast implants typically have a round shape, leaving some women wishing for a more natural-looking option. Natrelle 410 implants have a teardrop shape, more closely matching that of a woman's natural breasts." Dr. Epstein went on to explain that "gummy bear" implants are named so due to the jelly-like feel of the implant.

Asked to explain the patient-side benefits of Natrelle 410 implants, Dr. Epstein explained, "The reason so many patients are drawn to cohesive silicone gel implants is the ability to hold their shape over time. The gel in Natrelle 410 implants is designed to stay in place, even in cases where the implant is ruptured. Additionally, there is a very low risk for rippling - less than 1% in 7 years. Coupled with their natural appearance, they present an attractive option to women who may have written off breast augmentation."

When asked to comment on what the addition of Allergan Natrelle 410 implants means for his practice, Dr. Epstein had this to offer: "Natrelle 410 cohesive gel breast implants have proven over time to be a safe and effective option for women seeking a breast augmentation. I'm excited to offer them at my practice and hope that any interested women will seek a consultation."

Dr. Epstein offers breast augmentation consultations on Long Island. Interested parties are invited to contact his office directly at 631-689-1100 or http://www.breastimplantslongisland.com/

About Dr. Epstein

Dr. Mark Epstein is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon practicing in Stony Brook, New York. A graduate of the State University of New York Health Sciences Center at Brooklyn, he completed his internship and residency training in General Surgery at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, also serving as Chief Resident. He has completed clinical fellowships in Reconstructive Microsurgery, Hand Surgery, and Microsurgery and holds certifications from the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery, as well as a Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand.

Dr. Mark D. Epstein's Center for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery can be reached at 631-689-1100 or http://www.breastimplantslongisland.com/

###






About Breastimplantslongisland.com

He has completed clinical fellowships in Reconstructive Microsurgery, Hand Surgery, and Microsurgery   More.. and holds certifications from the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery, as well as a Certificate of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Mark D. Epstein's Center for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery can be reached at 631-689-1100 or http://www.breastimplantslongisland.com/Less..

Contact Information

Breastimplantslongisland.com
Mark D. Epstein
2500 Route 347, Bldg. 22A
11790
Phone : 631-689-1100

Published in:

Medical > Plastic Surgery

Published On:

May 14, 2013

Print Release:

Print Release

If you have questions regarding information in this press release contact the company listed above. I-Newswire.com is a press release service and not the author of this press release.The information that is on or available through this site is for informational purposes only and speaks only as of the particular date or dates of that information. As some companies and PR Agencies submit their press releases once per week,month or quarter, make sure to check the official company website for accurate release dates as our site displays the I-Newswire.com press release distribution date only.We do not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of information on or available through this site, and we are not responsible for or omissions in that information or for actions taken in reliance on that information.


Related Releases

Evershore Financial Group Engages Community, Fundraises for Diabetes Research
Evershore employees who have diabetes are thankful for the strong support of their employer.

Quit Smoking To Save Your Money And Life
On May 31 the world watch the world no tobacco day. World Health Organization WHO has told this that 6 million individuals passed on in 2011 because of employments of tobacco.

Teeth Whitening Melbourne - Hollywood Smiles Now Available in Melbourne
Melbourne Dentist Clinic now offers Teeth Whitening Melbourne, which delivers brilliant sparking 'Hollywood' smiles under an hour.

Maintaining Accuracy Levels in Medical Coding Reports with the Help of Medical Coding Company:
With technologies are progressing day by day, most healthcare companies want to offshore their works to Medical Coding Company for lowering overhead expenses.

Dentist Sydney - Emergency Dentist in Sydney, Australia
Need an Emergency Dentist in Sydney? We can help! Dental emergencies are never convenient and often it is difficult to find a dentists in Sydney which has appointments available. This is why Sydney Dentist Clinic now offers Sydney Emergency Dentis