Dr. Stuart Linder, MD

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  • ONE SIDE TRIPLE REVISION SURGERY



    This patient presents with severe disfigurement, left superior retroposition of her implant, with scar tissue contracture with painful breast deformity left breast. Patient has had multiple surgeries by multiple surgeons without relief of her problem. Note,...Full Post
  • ASIAN BREAST AUGMENTATION



    Los Angeles is the melting pot of people from throughout the entire globe. The Asian population of patients, including Chinese, Korean and Thai, play a significant role in our patient base that undergo breast enhancement procedures every year. In general,...Full Post
  • Ruptured Silicone Implant With Severe Disfigurement

    The patient presents with an excellent case example of severe deformity and distortion of the right breast with ruptured silicone calcified breast implants. Preoperative evaluation shows hardening with severe encapsulation with silicone calcified granulomas...Full Post
  • BREAST ASYMMETRY – SEVERE



    This is an excellent example of a patient presenting with congenital breast asymmetry. Notably, she is a 21-year-old Latin female. Her right breast shows grade 3 ptosis. The left breast shows a tubular breast deformity. The right breast is approximately...Full Post
  • PREOPERATIVE EVALUATION



    Patients who undergo plastic and reconstruction surgical procedures, just like any other type of invasive procedure from different fields of surgery, should undergo preoperative evaluation. In general, our basic guidelines within the standard of the American...Full Post
  • PREOPERATIVE EVALUATION



    Patients who undergo plastic and reconstruction surgical procedures, just like any other type of invasive procedure from different fields of surgery, should undergo preoperative evaluation. In general, our basic guidelines within the standard of the American...Full Post
  • Breast Reconstruction Status Post Massive Weight Loss



    The patient presents with significant weight loss notable 150 pounds after Roux-En-Y gastroplasty. She now has significant grade 3 ptosis, skin laxity and will undergo augmentation mammoplasty with high profile saline implants and a formal mastopexy using...Full Post
  • AMERICA’S TOP SURGEONS 2014



    EXCELLENCE 2014I was honored to be recognized by the Consumer’s Research Council of America as one of their “America’s Top Surgeons” for 2014. Being chosen for this award is exciting and very special to me. This is the sixth year in a row for me and I a...Full Post
  • BLUNT TRAUMA SEROMA – SURGICAL APPROACH



    The patient to the right is status post augmentation mammoplasty procedure with high profile saline implants, who was involved in a blunt trauma where her right chest hit the steering column. Notice that there is significant swelling of the right breast....Full Post
  • The Aesthetic Meeting 2014



    The Aesthetic Meeting in San Francisco is the highlight of our year as Plastic Surgeon‘s, as it delivers the education needed to ensure that we stay at the top of our craft, improve patient safety, and enhance our practices. With over over 130 teaching...Full Post