Piazza Center for Plastic Surgery and Advanced Skin Care
7900 Farm to Market Road 1826, Bldg 2, Suite 206
Austin, TX 78737
Phone: (512) 288-8200
Monday–Thursday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

Category Archives: Breast Augmentation

Factors and Considerations in Breast Implant Placement

Factors and considerations in breast implant placement

In the 50+ years since the first breast successful breast implant surgery, the methods and techniques of the procedure have become far more refined. There are now more options for effective breast augmentation than ever before. Women considering augmentation choose more than just breast implants at our Austin practice; they also choose (with my guidance) how …

Breast Augmentation and Capsular Contracture: How to Stay in the Clear

Breast augmentation and capsular contracture: How to stay in the clear

Capsular contracture is a common concern for many of the potential breast augmentation patients I see at my Austin practice. Thankfully, there are several things the best surgeons do to minimize the risk of capsular contracture. If the complication does occur, I have developed a highly successful protocol for treating it and preventing a recurrence. …

RSVP to Book Your Breast Augmentation Consultation at SXSW

RSVP today to schedule your breast augmentation consultation with  Dr. Piazza and Patient Consultant Jennifer Dorenkamp at the RealSelf House of Beauty at SXSW! Dr. Rocco Piazza and Jennifer Dorenkamp from the Piazza Center will be offering breast augmentation consultations featuring the Allergan Natrelle Gel brand breast implants  from 9 am - 6 pm on …

Nipple Reduction, Inverted Nipple Correction

Breast augmentation for active women in Austin, TX

Nipple Surgery & Recovery Do you think that nipples change with pregnancy and breast feeding? Absolutely.  Many women notice changes to this specialized part of the breast and, yet, no one really talks about restoring the nipple to a pre-pregnancy state.  Nipples can be reduced if they are elongated or enlarged.  If a nipple is …

Breast Augmentation & Lift

Short-Scar Breast Augmentation Mastopexy (Lift) Surgery & Recovery One of the biggest complaints that I hear from women that come to see me for a breast surgery consultation is that their breasts are too droopy.  "Droopy"or "saggy" is a common descriptor we hear at The Piazza Center and it has many causes:  childbearing, breast-feeding, weight …

Breast Augmentation for Active Women

Breast augmentation for active women in Austin, TX

As a board-certified plastic surgeon and breast augmentation specialist in Austin, TX, I see many women who are interested in getting breast implants, but want to avoid a lengthy recovery period. I have developed a technique I call the Active Augmentation to give patients fuller, natural-looking breasts with minimal downtime after surgery. Many women come …

5 Reasons You Should Consider Breast Augmentation Revision

While most women are happy with their breast augmentation results, The Piazza Center for Plastic Surgery often treats women who have had a breast augmentation elsewhere and are now experiencing complications or are disappointed with their results. There is a misconception that women can only consider breast revision after having unfavorable results from their first breast augmentation, …

Top 5 Breast Augmentation Questions: Part 2

I recently began a countdown of the top 5 breast augmentation questions I've heard most often in my years as an Austin plastic surgeon specializing in the procedure. By answering these questions in vlog form, my hope is to alleviate any initial apprehension you feel during your research, so you can come into your consultation …

Top 5 Breast Augmentation Questions: Part 1

Dr. Rocco Piazza answers frequently asked breast augmentation questions received from Austin patients

Throughout my years as a breast augmentation specialist in Austin, I have heard a wide variety of questions about my most popular procedure. From cost to implant type ("Did you say gummy bear?") to approved chest workouts (yes, you can do push-ups with implants), I've heard and happily answered 'em all. There are a few …

Time for a Follow-Up: Your Post-Breast Augmentation Milestones

For other plastic surgeons performing breast augmentation in the Austin area, the procedure is sometimes considered a simple, "one and done" process. There's an initial appointment or 2, the procedure, and a couple of follow-ups. At The Piazza Center, we take a much different approach. As a breast augmentation specialist, I have dedicated years to …